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FREE counseling and information on various courses and institutions
Travel and accommodation arrangement
Procuring Residential Facilities with Indians for students going abroad
Insurance, Bank A/c in Aus, Student Loan, Flight ticket Booking
Are Credit transfers possible?
As the Australian Government recognizes several Indian Universities, credit transfers are possible. However for this the students are required to submit their course syllabus to the institution and it can take minimum of 6 months for credits to be granted.
Are Australian Degrees recognized worldwide?
Why is GMAT and GRE not asked for by all Australian Universities?
Australian Universities are recognized worldwide. The reason why Australian Universities do not insist upon students going for a GMAT or GRE etc. is because these exams are for American Universities so students have to give these tests to be judged by American Standards. Australia and India recognize each other's degrees, However it may be asked by some Universities to assess the overall ability of the student.
How long does Visa application procedure require?
The average time taken by the Australian High Commission for the visa procedure is anywhere between 8 to 12 weeks depending on the individuals background, so the students need to apply for their visas atleast 3 months prior to their course commencement.
How do you know which University is the best in Australia?
One cannot rate universities in Australia as there are numerous universities and all are regulated under the Vice Chancellors Committee, which follow the code of ethics. Students generally follow the market trends like MBAs or BBA, MIT etc., but it would be unfair to judge universities as one can only compare the course structure and faculty.
Can I find a Job placement after my course completion?
With effect from 1st September, 2007 all students who have completed 2 years of study in Australia can get a Skilled Graduate Visa, whereby they can work for upto 18 months.
How do I know if I am eligible for the Permanent Residency (PR)?
Currently a student needs to cover up to 120 points to become eligible for the PR, The points can be obtained by a combination of the following course, age, English language proficiency, duration of the study in Australia, studying in a regional area, working part time. For further details and to test your points, visit the following website: www.immi.gov.au
What salary can i expect when i start working in australia?
The average starting salary that you can earn is between a$ 2500 to a$ 4000 per month.
My education has been in English. Do I still need to sit for IELTS?
IELTS is a mandatory visa requirement.
What are the visa possibilities for my spouse/ dependent?
Spouse / dependent of a Student - Visa holder in Australia gets a Dependent Visa and a valid work permit for the same duration as the primary applicant. This is applicable for Master's degree application.
Australian Education System
The Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) is a system of national qualifications in 3 sectors:
Higher Education Sector comprises of Australian Universities which offer following qualifications
Bachelors Degree - Duration 3 years
Masters Degree – Duration 1 - 2 years
Doctoral Degree – Duration 3 years
It also offers Diploma, Advanced Diploma, Graduate Certificate and Graduate Diploma.
Cost of Study in Australia
Tuition Fees - The yearly tuition fee ranges from $A 20,000 to $A 30,000 depending on the course and university.
Living Cost - The yearly living cost for student in Australia is $A 18,000 to $A 20,000.
Intakes in Australia
The academic year is generally from early March to late November, or mid-July to late June of the following year.
Entry Requirements in Australia
Students need to meet both a sufficient level of English language proficiency and the minimum academic requirements before they can be admitted to an Australian university.
Please consult your study abroad counsellor at FutureLine Consultants for more details