Study In Australia

Australia is globally well-known for its natural wonders, wide-open spaces, beaches, deserts, “The Bush”, and “The Outback”. Australia is one of the world’s most highly urbanized countries; it’s well known for its attractive mega cities such as Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, and Perth. It is one of the world’s most diverse and welcoming countries.

Australia is the third most famous destination for students worldwide. It is a small country of 24.5 million people but world’s leader in education. It is home for more than 700,000 international students in Australia. According to the University College of London’s Center for Global Higher Education. Australia is expected to overtake Britain as the world’s second most popular study destination, soon stands next to the United States. It has six of the world’s top 100 universities.

    • Various degrees programs and majors are being offered in Australian universities.
    • Part-time work is allowed while studying.
    • No language barrier, Australians speak English.
    • Australia also offers to some international students a Temporary Graduate Visa that allows to stay in Australia and continue to work after they have graduated.

Australian Universities

Study In Australia from Pakistan | Visa & Admission Guide | Cost & Scholarships

We at Highbrow help students, especially from Pakistan, in fulfilling their dream to Study in Australia. We offer a number of different services, from choosing study course to securing a handsome scholarship, to name a few.

Our experienced agents make whole process super smooth for our worthy and aspiring clients.

Scholarships in Australia 

For international students, Australian universities offer a lot of grants and scholarships that can help you with your wish to study in Australia. It opens gates for Pakistani students to study in Australia with scholarships, some of which are listed below. 

  1. Australia awards
  2. Destination Australia 
  3. Australian government research training program 
  4. APEC Women in a research fellowship 
  5. Provider scholarships

Cost of Study in Australia 

  1. English language courses: About $300, based on the length of the course
  2. Secondary education: $7800 to $30,000/year
  3. VET: $4000 to $22,000/year
  4. TAFE: $4000 to $22,000/year
  5. Bachelor degree, undergraduate: $15,000 to $33,000/year
  6. Master’s degree, post graduate: $20,000 to $37,000/year
  7. Foundation courses: $15,000 to $39,000/year
  8. MBA: $11,000 to almost $121,000, total cost
  9. Doctoral degree: $14,000 to $37,000/year

Cost of Living in Australia 

  1. Electricity and gas: $10 to $20/week
  2. Food and groceries: $140 to $280/week 
  3. Public transport: $30 to $60/week
  4. Internet and phone: $15 to $30/week
  5. Entertainment: $80 to $150/week
  6. Car (after purchasing): $150 to $260/week

Australian Visa and Immigration for Pakistani

All educational agents and international student visas are processed online. Some visa options are available. You must receive an eCoE certificate, prove you have enough funds, and demonstrate good English proficiency skills, meet character and health requirements, and provide overseas student health cover. You can contact highbrow international for applying for study in Australia, as they can guide you well through the process.

  1. Student visa, Subclass 500 (the main Visa)

There are some other options for shorter study periods and guardians. 

  1. Working Holiday Visa, Subclass 417, and 462
  2. Visitor visa, Subclasses 600,601, and 651. 
  3. Student guardian visa, subclass 590
  4. Temporary graduate, subclass 485

Skilled immigrants who wish to work in Australia in the long-term are evaluated with a point-based system, where points are given for qualifications, work experience, and language proficiency.

Job/Work opportunities for Students in Australia

International students in Australia on a student visa, subclass 500, are permitted to work for 40hrs per fortnight as they pursue their studies. After completing their studies students are permitted to apply for work permit 485, known as skilled graduate temporary visa. This allows students to work from around 18 months to almost 3 years. The 886 skilled sponsor agent, and 402 training and research visa, are work visas that are for long term jobs sponsored by employers.

Australian Student Visa and Admission Requirements

There are a few requirements to be met. The student should meet the English language requirementsAcademic requirementsVisa requirements, overseas student health coverAdmission testsand Application requirements.

Levels of Education 

There are different levels of education being offered including secondary education, VET, TAFE, English language courses, higher education undergraduate and postgraduate, foundation courses, MBA and management education, Online/distance education, and student exchange. 

Most Popular Courses for International Students in Australia

  1. Actuarial science 
  2. Accountancy
  3. Biomedical engineering
  4. Architecture 
  5. Earth sciences 
  6. Core engineering
  7. Psychology

Top schools and universities

  1. University of Newcastle
  2. Monash university 
  3. University of Sydney
  4. Australian national university
  5. University of South Wales

Student life in Australia

While the maximum attention of students is towards their study program, they still get to experience the energetic and diverse atmosphere of the country. The diverse cultural scenario is often interesting.

Students enjoy a good housing combined with a great educational experience and cultural diversity that everyone appreciates.