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Why Study In Australia

The land known for koalas and Kangaroos is also the world’s most sought after destination by students who wish to study abroad. Here are the reasons why you can choose to study in Australia.

Education System in Australia

Australia, ranked in the top 75 best student cities in the world by QS Best student cities, is an abode for international students. Housing 41 top universities of which 39 are government-run.  Australian universities offer undergraduate and postgraduate programs in traditional and modern subjects whose well-structured curriculum focuses on developing various skills such as critical thinking, creativity, communication and more. Australian universities also offer a wide variety of vocational education and training courses. The unparalleled quality of education, academic excellence, remarkable research, eminent instructors and peaceful campus life are some of the key reasons behind Australian Universities being ranked top in the QS World Ranking consistently.

Cost of studying

The cost of studying in Australia isn’t as expensive as some of the other Western countries.  Tuition fees for the undergraduate Bachelor's Degree in Australia cost around 15,000 to 33,000 AUD, while the Postgraduate master’s degree in Australia would cost around 20,000 to 37,000 AUD and for the Doctoral degree universities charge around 14,000 to 37,000 AUD. High-quality education coupled with competitive fee structures makes Australian Universities a popular study destination for international students.

Living expenses and Part-time job opportunities in Australia

The living expenses in Australia greatly vary depending on the location, course and lifestyle of the students. Expenses including accommodation, food, clothing, entertainment, commute, international and domestic travel would roughly cost around 20,000 AUD. Also, an international student in Australia is encouraged to work part-time of 40 hours a month during regular academic sessions and full time during vacation and holidays. On average, a student can earn around 15-16 AUD/hour. 

Employment opportunity.

Australia is the Land of Opportunities and home to some of the largest companies in the world. Students with the right qualification and attitudes can easily find themselves in an attractive job after their studies. Graduates from Australian universities are highly sought after by international employers.  After completion of Masters in Australia, the Government allows students to work for a year with a valid Visa. This is the period a student can utilize to horn their skills and apply for an independent visa if they wish to stay and continue work in Australia.

A safe and welcoming environment

Australian society has a reputation for being one of the most student-friendly in the world. Australians value the wealth of cultural and social diversity which the international students bring to their country.

Contact Ridaan Overseas today for more information on the courses, universities, application process and Visa process. Our qualified Professional possessing rich experience in the field of overseas education ensures students a quality and hassle-free application process thus allowing them to land on their preferred university.

 

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Scholarships

Do you aspire to study abroad in a prestigious educational institution, pursuing higher education in yourdesired field of study? However, thinking of the remarkable cost associated with studying overseas puts you off every time? Not anymore!

RidaanOverseas is here to guide you with the best financial aid that can make the overall study abroadexperience seamless and budget-friendly.

We can assist you in bagging a study-abroad scholarship that can be leveraged to pay for your travel,course, books, accommodation and credits. A student scholarship is a monetary award or a type offinancial aid that most governments and universities across the globe provide to high-performing international students. Most often, the programmes are designed to allure the best talent pool in their own countries. This provides an opportunity to the brightest of minds to achieve their dream of pursuing higher education in a premier institution but without breaking their bank.

Types of Study-Abroad Scholarships

We can provide expert assistance and help you get the following scholarships to finance your higher
education abroad:

  •  Merit-based scholarship: Many top-notch universities abroad provide merit-based scholarships toattract the most talented students internationally. This type of financial aid is granted on the basis ofacademic, athletic, artistic or extracurricular merit of a candidate.
  • Programme-based scholarship: This kind of scholarship is offered by specialised study-abroadprogrammes and/or universities and colleges, and is applicable only to qualified applicants. Typically,the scholarship is granted based on a candidate’s academic or personal achievements, but theprerequisites may vary depending on the type of scholarship.
  • Subject-specific scholarship: Certain institutions or universities provide financial aid to studentsenrolling in specific subjects as their field of study or major. Qualifications for availing such financialrelief may vary based on prerequisites of each scholarship.
  • Need-based scholarship: Providing financial assistance to international students with a poorfinancial background is the key objective of need-based scholarship. Students who come fromfinancially backward classes of the society may avail such financial relief and pursue their dream to
  • study abroad. However, the candidate’s academic profile is taken into consideration here to motivatemeritorious yet financially-backward students to study abroad and achieve their goals in life. Such type of scholarship may provide coverage from full to partial tuition fees, cost of books, living expenses, etc.
  • Student-based scholarship: Often classified as minority-based financial aid, this type ofscholarship is designed for students who might be unfortunate in some form or the other like religion,gender, race or medical complications. Only minority groups expressed in terms and conditions of the scholarship will be granted financial relief.


How RidaanOverseas Can Help?


Our team of study-abroad advisors will assist you in streamlining the process, guide you to the right
university or college, and help avail the most appropriate scholarship that matches your eligibility. We can
also communicate with the university or educational institution and advice you through all the formalities
required to avail financial aid in the form of scholarship. Consult today for more information.

Application Procedure

Once we have created the above roadmap, we will help you build the perfect application for your target universities. Our experts at Ridaan Overseas will evaluate your academic background, review your extra-curricular activities and your English proficiency which is necessary to create an application that brings out the uniqueness in you.  Our experts at Ridaan Overseas will guide you to write an attractive Statement of Purpose (SOP) which is a major component of the application that most students find tricky. Apart from the applications, our experts will help you prepare the necessary documents that must be submitted along with the application. Further, we will work with you to give your best shot at the interviews through providing mock interview sessions.

We understand that moving to a new city abroad is an exciting decision that you make–and we like to assure you that Ridaan will handhold you and assist you whenever it is needed.

 

Education System

Visa

With this Australian Visa you can

  • participate in an eligible course of study in Australia
  • travel in and out of Australia
  • work up to 40 hours every 2-week period once your course starts

 

This is a temporary visa to study up to 5 years. The type of course and its length will determine the length of stay

Primary school children enrolled in years 1-4 will generally only be granted a student visa for a maximum period of 3 years.  

To continue studying in Australia, you must apply for a new Student visa.

If your Student visa will expire before your graduation you might be eligible for a Visitor visa (subclass 600). You will need a letter from your education provider with the date of your graduation.

If you hold or held a student visa and completed specific qualifications in Australia in the last six months, you might be eligible for a Temporary Graduate visa (subclass 485).

If you are a recent engineering graduate of a recognized institution you might be eligible for the Skilled Recognition Graduate visa (subclass 476).

If you want to stay longer for other reasons, you must apply for a new visa that suits your circumstances. Explore your visa options.

Fee Cost

The visa costs from AUD620 for the main applicant, unless they are exempt.

There is also a charge for each family member who applies for the visa.

Students who were unable to complete their course within their original student visa validity due to COVID-19 and need to apply for a further student visa to complete their study may be eligible for a fee-waiver. See COVID-19 and the border – Student visa.

You might also have to pay other costs for health checks, police certificates and biometrics.

To work out what your visa will cost use the Visa Pricing Estimator. The estimator does not take into account the other costs.

Click here to check your eligibility criteria.

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