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Australia is known globally as being one of the world’s most diverse and welcoming countries, and it is something for which we take great pride. In fact, of Australia’s 23 million population, almost half (47%) of all Australians were either born overseas or have one parent born overseas.Australia has five of the 30 best cities in the world for students based on student mix, affordability, quality of life, and employer activity – all important elements for students when choosing the best study destination. And with more than A$200 million provided by the Australian Government each year in international scholarships.
Australia is a dynamic, vibrant country with energetic, friendly people. Multicultural Australia is English-speaking and a safe and friendly society in which students can learn and travel freely. 2 reasons why you should consider studying in Australia
1. Excellence The Australian approach to vocational and technical education is now recognized as among the best and most innovative in the world. It enjoys an international reputation for excellence in all areas of education and training. Australian universities are widely recognized for excellence in many disciplines. 2. Innovation Australia has a reputation for adopting new technologies at a faster rate than in most other countries and enters the new millennium with one of the highest rates of internet access in the world. Facilities for teaching, training, and research are world-class in terms of state-of-the-art laboratories and classrooms, outstanding libraries and modern technology.
Australian Catholic University (ACU) was opened on 1 January 1991 following the amalgamation of four Catholic tertiary institutions in eastern Australia:
These institutions had their origins in the mid-1800s when religious orders and institutes became involved in preparing teachers for Catholic schools and, later, nurses for Catholic hospitals. Through a series of amalgamations, relocations, transfers of responsibilities and diocesan initiatives, more than 20 historical entities have contributed to the creation of the University. Every year we award hundreds of scholarships to future and current ACU students. But some scholarships remain un-awarded. Open to current and future ACU students,
Establishment Year: 1991
Number of Students: 38,000
Number of International Student: 1800+
Location: Eastern Australia
Edith Cowan University is an Australian public university situated in Perth, Western Australia. Dating back to 1902, the main origin of this university is Claremont Teachers College, which was the first tertiary education institution in Western Australia. After this college, many other colleges were established over successive years such as Graylands Teachers College, the Western Australian Secondary Teachers College, Nedlands College of Advanced Education, Mount Lawley Teachers College and Churchlands Teachers College. In 1982, these colleges merged to become Western Australian College of Advanced Education. On January 1, 1991, this institution was granted the 'university' status and was later renamed to Edith Cowan University.
This university comprises eight training schools which are Business and Law School, Arts and Humanities School, Education School, Engineering School, Medical and Health Sciences School, Nursing and Midwifery School, Science School and Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts. Edith Cowan University specializes in numerous study discipline such as business, law, Communication, Arts, Humanities, Psychology, Social Sciences, Social Work, Criminology, Justice, Teacher education for Early Childhood, Primary and Secondary schools, full range of Engineering specializations, Exercise and Health Sciences, Medical Science, Biomedical Science, Speech Pathology and Paramedicine, Nursing and Midwifery, Biology and Environmental Sciences, Mathematics, Physics, Biochemistry, Computing, and Security Sciences
Establishment Year: 1902
Number of Students: 18000+
Number of International Student: 1750+
Location: Perth, Western Australia
Australian National University is an open research university, which was established in 1946. It started the undergraduate degree program in 1960 after integrating with the Canberra College. The university was organized into 4 centers, namely School of Physical Sciences, School of Social Science, School of Pacific Science and School of Medical Research. The university opened its first residence hall in 1954 for the students of postgraduate degree programs and faculty members. ANU is known for its co-curricular and cultural activities which are maintained by the Council of the University.
The campus of the university is spread across 358 acres of land. It is located at the Canberra Acton and is covered with thousands of trees. Also, the campus was ranked 2nd for being the greenest university in Australia. The university comprises of 4 learned societies, namely Academy of Humanities, Academy of Science, Academy of Social Science and Academy of Law. Its library, which holds up to millions of books and research papers, is divided into 6 branches and is open 24x7 for the students and faculty.
The university comprises of 7 colleges. All of them are integrated with research and teaching. The academic structure is maintained by the Council operated by 15 members. ANU offers undergraduate degree programs, postgraduate degree programs, and professional degree programs.
Establishment Year: 1946
Number of Students: 65000+
Number of International Student: 1200+