Today, Australia is the third most popular international student destination in the world. The country attracts around 300,000 international students every year, and the number has taken a sharp jump in 2018 and 2019. Further, universities and colleges in Australia are very diverse and well-equipped with world-class facilities and quality education which have benefitted not just the country, but the world. Australia is home to 43 universities which comprises 40 Australian universities, two international universities, and one private specialty university.
The country has, somewhat, a special allure and has always been drawing talented students like a magnet. Studying in an Australian environment allows for invaluable academic, professional, and personal growth, and opens up an infinite number of career opportunities after graduation. Australian Universities also provide innumerable opportunities in many areas of technology and research, also benefitting from generous funding and offering support to international Ph.D. students. Even undergraduates and postgraduates have the opportunity to attend a Bachelor's and Master's program that involves research.
Apart from studies, University campuses in Australia have a life of their own, and they are like small student towns and encouraging students to socialize, interact, and make friends. Australia also has a multicultural environment, and Australian universities support cultural diversity and in this respect, organize various social and cultural activities.
The university or college that one chooses to go to can have a significant impact on the rest of one's life that's why it is better to have some research about the universities and their rankings.
Fortunately, 37 of the world's best universities in the 2019 edition of the QS World University Rankings are in Australia, including 15 in the global top 250. The institutions at the very top of the ranking are well known for their higher education opportunities. According to the QS World University Rankings 2019, following are the top 15 universities in Australia:
Universities located in Australia have a strong reputation worldwide. The Australian education system is known to be a strong proponent of internationalization and provides diverse programs which become a prime reason for its popularity among international students. The most popular majors in Australia are as follows:
The prime reason for Australia being popular among Indian (International) students is due to the exceptional quality of education and also because of stay-back and immigration features. It offers some of the best undergraduate and postgraduate degrees in the world, but also potentially high living costs one needs to be aware of.
The Australian Government specifies AU$20,290 as the minimum amount required to cover living costs for one year. This figure excludes tuition fees or the cost of travel to and from the country. The average tuition fee for international undergraduate students is AU$30,840 per annum, whereas, for international postgraduate students, the average tuition fee is AU$31,596.
Generally, the cheaper the cost the further away from the city you will be, the more people you'll be living with, or the more rundown the accommodation will be. Expenses also vary depending on the city in which one chooses to study, with Sydney being more expensive, while Adelaide and Canberra are generally less costly.
International students in Australia are allowed to work up to 40 hours a fortnight during the university semester study periods and full-time during the vacation period. Following are the most popular part-time jobs that a student can take up at Australian universities:
The study of testable prediction of the universe is Science. Everything that happens, every phenomenon that occurs around us is a science. Everything has an explanation and the things that could be explained is considered science. With the course of the time, science grew from happening events to an exploring event. This turns out to be deeper than thought and so the explorers began to classify the Science in two major categories – Natural Science, Social Science, and Formal Science. Every branch of science has its own specialized expertise.
Here we'll know about natural science which deals with the description and understanding of natural phenomenon based on proofs from the observation and experimentation. Furthermore, It can be divided into two main branches:
life science (or biological science)
Further, physical science is subdivided into various branches,
These subdivisions are further divided into various disciplines depending upon the observation and perceptions. There are so many branches of science that the area of study is very wide. The students who have a keen interest in exploring the world should take up science as their subject and career. The students can study chemistry, physics, life science, astronomy, geoscience, pharmacy, biochemistry, animal science and so on. The career options in science are challenging and intellectual, the students who pursue their studies in the field of science have a higher prospect future.
Following are the degrees available for the students from science stream,
Bachelor of Engineering
Bachelor of Veterinary Science & Animal Husbandry (B.VSc AH)
Bachelor of Naturopathy & Yogic Science (BNYS)
Bachelor of Physiotherapy
B.Sc. Dairy Technology
B.Sc. Home Science
BOT (Occupational Therapy)
BMLT (Medical Lab Technology)
Travel and Tourism Course
The students can complete their bachelor's degree in any field of their choice. Unlike commerce or art students, their area of learning is not restricted to a certain limit they can do whatever they want. Usually, in India students who take up science opt for engineering and doctoral education but studying abroad provides the students with a lot more options and opportunities for their future. The degree in arts or commercial courses apart from engineering and medicine is a perk which is enjoyed by the students from the science field. They should know about the best institutions which can shape their career in the way they wanted. And for that, they should collect all the relevant information about what are the best courses available at the top universities in the world.
A good institution/university guarantee a good fortune, every student wants best in their career. The best way for ensuring best is by gathering all the information about the college or the university the student wants to take up. The universities around the world which are ranked as the best and preferred by the students are mentioned as following:-
The University of Cambridge, Cambridge
National University of Singapore, Singapore
ETH Zurich, Zurich
University of Toronto, Toronto
Imperial College London, London
California Institute of Technology, Pasadena
Cornell University, Ithaca
University of Washington, Seattle
University of Tokyo, Bunkÿo
University of British Columbia, Vancouver
École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Lausanne
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Kowloon
University of Manchester, Manchester
The universities mentioned above are the best institutions which provide an environment well suited for learning the science and the students can make their career in the field they wanted. Some students can pursue their master's degree or can go for a PhD and continue their research in the area of their interest. The universities at USA, UK, Singapore, Japan, Vancouver are considered as the best in the field. They not only increase the knowledge but also the expert faculties boost up the morale for moving ahead in the future.
The fee structure varies from university to university.
The expense includes tuition fees, campus fees, research fees, training and development expenses etc. The students usually apply in the month of August to October and prepare themselves for further competition. The most important condition is that the students should be proficient in the English language and should pass TOEFL, IELTS, GRE, SAT to prove their English efficiency. The students should be ready with other documents required for the application process.
The students who chose science as their career option have a higher prospect level and have more opportunities in their career. They can not only work in the science field but also in the non-science field too. They can get hired in the best companies in the world and get paid handsomely. The companies offer them a higher package job to the students from science stream. They can make their career in the following field:-
The students can also opt for non-science subjects also, such as law, travel and tourism, hotel management, fashion technology, media and many more. The field of science is very vast and vivid the students have so many opportunities, they can learn and explore the world from a different perception.
The students who chose science as their major can continue their studies in the field of engineering, medical, aeronautics, robotics, astronomy and other than these they can choose commerce field as their career for the later studies. They can also opt for LLB, BBA, BCA, Humanities, Entrepreneurship, CA, CS, ICWA, and so many other non-science subjects.
The major benefit of taking up science as their major subject in 12th is that the students can choose science as well as non-science subjects for their further studies, which is not possible in case of the students from commerce or arts background. There are more options and opportunities provided to the students from Science background. The students can study their bachelors, masters, diploma or certification course from any field.