Scholarships for international students at Deakin University

COVID bursary Value: 25% of tuition fees for units completed before studying on campus Eligibility: Applicants must meet following criteria be an international student commencing a coursework degree (bachelor or masters) at Deakin University be a commencing student located outside of Australia and enrolled to study in our online to on-campus pathway in 2021 or […]

Migration Skills Assessment Guide – Engineers Australia

Engineers Australia provides accurate skills assessment services to engineers who wish to migrate to Australia. Engineers Australia is trusted by the Department of Home Affairs. Also, Chinese Association for Science and Technology (CAST) has become full signatory of the Washington accord from 2016. That means Holders of Chinese accredited qualifications completed in or after 2016 […]

Introduction of Unique Student Identifier (USI)

A USI is a government-issued reference code which uniquely identifies you as someone who has undertaken education or training in Australia. You need a USI if you are: undertaking Nationally Recognised Training a higher education student seeking Commonwealth financial assistance (eg a HECS-HELP loan) a higher education student graduating in 2023 or beyond. The University of Melbourne […]

Can I study a master’s degree in IT without related background?

Actually, many Australian universities provide Master of Information Technology or Master of Information System for graduates either with or without a background in related majors. Students without an IS background are taken through foundational topics in their first year of study, leading them into the second year which deals with more advanced material. 1. Australian […]

Changes to Australia’s border requirements from April 2022

From 18 April 2022, unvaccinated Australian citizens and permanent residents can leave Australia without an individual travel exemption. Travellers entering or leaving Australia will no longer require a negative pre-departure test and cruise vessels can enter Australian territory. All incoming international travellers will need to comply with following requirements of the state or territory of […]

Guide for IB students applying for credit and exemption

The University of Adelaide has officially announced its International Baccalaureate (IB) Recognition Scheme. Through this scheme, IB students can now apply for credit or exemption from those courses based on their academic achievement. International students are able to request credit for previous study at another institution or informal experience of relevant work. You can apply […]

The Macquarie University China Elite Scholarship

The China Elite Scholarship is an academic scholarship awarded to talented and dexterous international students from China who intends to pursue a coursework degree at Macquarie University. Among one of the most generous in Australia, this scholarship awards a one-off payment of AUD $10,000 towards your first year tuition fees (AUD $5,000 will be credited […]

Important notice to UQ students – programs you can’t commence online for 2022

The University of Queensland has two main modes of enrolment – internal and external. That means UQ students can choose to in-person attendance on campus or receive all teaching and learning activities through online mode completely. However, due to the way they are taught, the University of Queensland announced that some programs and plans are […]

Updates to the COVID-19 Pandemic Event (Subclass 408) visas

Highlights: With the new changes, temporary visa holders are able to apply for 6 months or 12 months to work. Apply for the 408 visa up to 90 days before existing visa expires. Temporary visa holders who arrive in Australia after 21 February 2022 and have work rights or a job offer from a Commonwealth […]

Visa updates for temporary graduate visa holders

From December 1, 2021 The stay period for Masters by Coursework/Masters extended graduates is permanently increased from two to three years same as Masters by Research graduates. The stay period for Vocational Education and Training (VET) students is extended to two years. From 1 December 2021 as a concession during the COVID-19 pandemic, the stay […]