Open Universities Australia ? you can study on line. You
don?t have to live in Australia to study with us unless you are
studying: Bachelor of Nursing OR Graduate Diploma of Education
(secondary)OR Applied Science units with the prefix code SCB.
The Australian Government requires all international students on student visas to haveOverseas Student Health Cover ( OSHC ). You must take out Overseas Student Health Cover. Costs vary between insurers, but expect to pay around $ 300 / year.
Overseas Students Health Cover - Australia's largest private health insurer isMedibankOSHC
The cost of living for a university student sharing a rented house with two others is somewhere between $AUD15,000 and $AUD20,000 per year.
Sharing unit is off course much cheaper. Student services will also provide you with up-to-date information about your legal rights and responsibilities as a renter.
Bear in mind that, as an international student, you'll be permitted to work no more than 20 hours per week. Often can earn you $AUD25 or more an hour. However you may have to settle for work in service industries, where pay rates can be as low as $ 11 per hour.If you are over 18 years of age and have a foreign driver's licence, you may drive in Australia on that licence for as long as you remain a student here. Australians drive on the left-hand side of the road. Make sure you know what Australian traffic signs mean - they may differ markedly from those in your own country. Public transport - if you're not a permanent resident of Australia, you have to pay full fare.
Schools in Australia
Government schools- 68 % of students
Private schools- 32 % of students
Higher education in Australia
AUSTRALIA - Universities, Colleges and Polytechnics
Australian Capital Territory - Universities: Australian National University - AustralianNationalUniversity, Canberra University of Canberra - University of Canberra Australian Capital Territory - colleges: Australian Defense Force Academy - AustralianDefenseForceAcademy New South Wales - Colleges: