Australia is the world’s sixth-largest country by total area. Australia has a rich history and culture with a delightful blend of Western, Eastern and Aboriginal influences. Australia is fast becoming a preferred destination in terms of education among Indian students. Currently, this “land of kangaroos” attracts the third largest number of international students in the English-speaking world after the US and the UK. In some countries Australia is the first choice of study destination. Australia offers an educational experience that makes a real difference. It provides a unique kind of education and a learning style that encourages one to be innovative, creative and to think independently. Graduates from Australia are very successful in finding jobs, and hold prominent positions worldwide.
Australia has comprehensive quality assurance mechanisms embedded in its education system at the government and institutional level as well as through professional peak bodies. The ESOS legislation provides consumer protection. This means law protects your fees and student will receive the tuition, for which student has paid, All institutions which meet registration requirements are listed on the publicly available Commonwealth Register of Institutions and Courses for Overseas Students (CRICOS).
Australia has a reputation for adopting new technologies at a faster rate than in most other countries with one of the highest rates of internet access in the world. Facilities for teaching, training and research are world- class in terms of very large state-of-the-art laboratories and classrooms, outstanding libraries and accessible modern technology. Australia has a relatively warm climate. Summers tend to be hotter and more humid in the north and winters are usually colder in the south.
- Capital: Canberra
- Main cities: Sydney,Melbourne,Brisbane,Perth,Adelaide,Wollongong,Newcastle,Gold Coast, Sunshine Coast
- Languages: English
- Currency: AUD (Australian Dollar)
- Area: 7,692,024 km2
- Population: 23,530,909 (estimate in 2013)