Monash University in Australia was established in 1958 and located in Melbourne. It is the first largest public University in Australia with population of 56,000 students and 15,000 staffs. It is also the oldest institute in the State of Victoria which is successfully running over 100 years.
It has totally 8 campuses all over the Australia and the largest one is situated in Clayton. This campus occupies 100 hectares of land and was established as a first campus in 1961. In the beginning it was used for diverse purposes such as Talbot Epileptic Colony.
The second campus is Caulfield which is originally started as Caulfield Technical School in 1922. It offers diploma and degree courses in blacksmith, computing, carpentry, engineering, business, wheel wright, psychology, applied science and math.
The other campuses of Monash University Australia include Frankston teachers college, Frankston campus of Chisholm institute, the Gippsland campus and Victorian College of pharmacy.
Study abroad is not only involves education but also for fun and entertainment. Sometimes it can be hazardous too if you are not careful. To be safe, secure, enjoy as well as study in abroad here I’ve shared some tips and suggestions.
1. Try to collect all the information about the country you are studying. Collect details about the states, cities in the country by using magazines like lonely planet. Find out the hospitals, pharmacies near to your location which will help you in case of emergency.
2. Make sure about the place you are currently staying is safe or unsafe. And also be eminent with your location, city, University or College. Don’t hesitate to ask any doubt about reaching any place. You can contact safeguard or classmates for any help.
3. Avoid night travelling especially when you are alone. If you have any situations to travel at night try to go with your friends.
4. Abroad countries normally have different culture and tradition as well as foods. So find out the tourist destinations of the host country and enjoy your holidays by visiting the tourist places with your friends.
5.If you study in USA means try to act like an American. This will increase your self-confidence and can change your living style.
Here is the continuation to our previous post “Best Location to stay in Australia for an overseas student”.
Brisbane is the capital of Queensland and the third largest city in Australia. It has total population of 2 million and it is the third populous city. In World War II this city played a vital role and the 1982 Commonwealth games, 1988 World Expo, 2001 goodwill games were hosted in Brisbane. The tourist attractions in Brisbane are:
The CBD- consists of shopping malls, cinema theatres and parks.
South Bank – Consists of arts centre, cafes, restaurants, inner-city beach and riverside boardwalks.
Fortitude Valley– consists of Vivacious nightlife, bars, DJs, World Class clubs.
Adelaide is the capital of South Australia. It has the population of 1.23 million and the fifth largest city in Australia. It was founded in 1836 by Colonel William Light. It is located near to the River Torrens which is resided by the Kaurna people. In 2010 it was rewarded as the most liveable city in the world by The Economist. It is well known for its food, culture, festivals, long beachfronts, wine and sporting events.
The list is really endless and these are the best among the entire Australia. Every student will surely have an amazing and fresh experience in Australia. Moreover the universities in Australia also have outstanding campuses and lot of entertainment features to the students.
Australia is the 8th prevalent and awesome tourism destination in the world. It is also one of the best countries to do higher studies. The reason why students from other countries prefer to study in Australia is its affordability. Because the tuition fee as well as the cost of living is absolutely lesser than UK and USA. Another reason to study in Australia is its beautiful and safe environment. Here we will discuss about the best location to stay in Australia for the students during their study abroad program.
Sydney is always the first and best city to stay in. It is the largest cosmopolitan city in Australia. It is the state capital of New South Wales. It was founded in 1788 by Arthur Philip at Sydney cave. It has the first British colony in the city. It is built around Sydney Harbour Bridge and the Sydney Opera House. These are the top tourist attractions in the city. Opera House is an art centre and Harbour Bridge is the arch bridge athwart Sydney Harbour. The Harbour Bridge is nicknamed as “The Coathanger”.
Melbourne is the capital of the Victoria State and it is the second largest city as well as the crowded city in Australia. The population of this city is 4.25 million and it is the fifth fastest growing city. It was established in 1837 by settlers in Van Diemen’s Land. It is also called as “Cultural Capital of Australia” and “Garden City”. It is well known for its changeable climate. Hence Melbourne is located in between the boundaries of cold southern ocean and hot inland areas.
We will discuss about the remaining liveable cities in Australia for a Study abroad student in our next post.
Find out your anticipation:
First step you need to take before choosing any country, College, University and Degree is determining your expectations about studying in abroad. Try to understand what study abroad is. Try to answer these questions:
- Reason to choose study in abroad?
- What are the Pros and Cons about study abroad?
- Which degree you want to study (major, minor)?
- What is your Area of interest (course)?
- What are the requirements needed by your home university?
- What is your expectation about the foreign country, their culture, politics, environment, safety, People behaviors etc?
- Where do you want to live? Whether inside the campus or outside the campus? With your family or alone?
- What is the cost of living in the country and also the cost of studying?
Find out the correct university:
The main aspect about studying abroad is finding out the right place i.e. university to study. Most of the students who want to study abroad mainly focus on the environment of the University and the entertainment features. Don’t choose the university only based on the environment, weather, and beautiful beaches near the university. Look at the universities which have good reputation on the degree and course you want to study. Find out the University Rankings and also make sure about the university’s international standard.
We will discuss about the remaining myths about study abroad in our next post..
Holmes Institute is one of the best institutes to study MBA in Australia. It was originally established in 1963 and has campuses in Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane. The study programs offered by them are Accounting, Management, Hospitality and Tourism, Marketing and international trade. In 2003 it introduced the Holmes Bachelor degree of Business. And this degree was authorized by Victorian Department of Education in 2004 and recently authorized by New South Wales Department of Education and Training and by the Queensland Department of Education.
Holmes Institute Australia has good reputation over Business education. It introduced some modern training programs in Marketing, Management and international business. The other degree courses offered by them are Bachelor of Professional Accounting (BPA) in Melbourne, Diploma of Information Technology, and English for Academics, English for Business, English plus Programs, English plus Sport, and MBA Graduate Diploma in Business.
Australia is one of the best places to receive best education. It holds supreme faculties with high quality teaching skills and knowledge. Most of the overseas students prefer to study in Australia Universities. It offers accommodation as well as Scholarship also. Among the myriad number of Universities in Australia we will discuss about the two best Universities as follows.
University of Ballarat:
It is the third oldest university in Australia. It have six campuses and offers secondary schooling also. Among the 6 campuses, 3 of them are in Ballarat and other 3 campuses are located in various part of Australia. Ballarat campus includes Mt Helen, SMB and Camp street campus. Other campuses are Horsham, Stawell and Ararat. It includes total of 25,000 students and it also offers higher education, research opportunities and TAFE.
University of Canberra:
It is the leading research university in Australia. It populates more than 12,000 domestic and international students. 1600 of them are accommodated on the campus itself. The campus have pleasant environment as it is surrounded by taller trees with fresh and cool air, native wildlife such as parrots, cockatoos, honey-eaters and resident kangaroos. This university motivates social and cultural activities among students. It regularly conducts cultural events and organizes several social events. It organizes social clubs, professional clubs and societies and also sports teams. UC offers volleyball, football, basketball, tennis courts and also soccer and rugby ovals.
Baxter Institute Australia was founded in 1971 which is situated in Melbourne. Initially it was started as a professional beauty salon and named as Sheilla Baxter Training Centre. Now it is tremendously improved to a well reputed and respected also government endorsed institution. They are experts in hair and beauty professional training. It is also CRICOS registered institute so there are huge number of international students are studying. Most of the overseas students are from India, Africa, Europe, Malaysia, Thailand, China, England and Sri Lanka, Japan, Mauritius and Vietnam.
The courses and degrees offered by Baxter are: Automotive, Hair, fabrication, beauty, Bakery, Business and English Language Learning courses with diploma and certificate degrees. All are government accredited. It also offers some short time courses in hair & beauty industry. The training method is satisfied for the students and offers dynamic teaching and learning process. It also offers some special courses for the students who discontinued their studies. If you want to study in Australia about Professional beauty and Hair style courses then Baxter institute is the best choice.
Hawaii Pacific University in USA offers a personalized and effective education to the students from all over the world. It was established in 1965 and it is a non-profit, private university. The total population of the university is 8,200. In this 1,200 students are postgraduate students and 7,000 students are undergraduate students.
It is rigorous and culturally diversified university among all the universities in USA because the students are came from over 100 countries and also from all 50 U.S. states. The academic programs conducted by them are effective and strong. It also satisfies the needs of employers, students and international/national and local community. It conducts internship programs and academic programs based on the interests of the students.
The courses offered by them are over 60 and includes Arts, Science and Engineering, Hospitality Management, Business Administration and Communication. The students are trained to improve their analytical and critical level, life-long learning skill and to apply their knowledge fulfil their ambition.
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Here is the continuation of our previous post Swinburne University of Technology.
Swinburne University of Technology offers over 300 courses including Engineering, Business Administration and Accounting. But they mainly focused on Designing, Industrial studies and Information Technology. The study programs conducted by SUT are mainly focused on Internships, Industrial training and Practical. And they focus in the job market too. They have four campuses in Melbourne. They are: Hawthorn, Croydon, Wantirna and Prahran.
The Main campus is Hawthorn which offers vocational and undergraduate courses, postgraduate courses, short and research courses. The Croydon campus is purely for the TAFE Courses like Victorian Certificate of Applied Learning (VCAL) and other Youth Programs. They also provide some free advisory programs. Wantirna campus is called as ‘green campus ’ because of the beautiful garden and the landscapes with green houses. This campus is fully for TAFE Department of Horiculture and Environment. Finally Prahran Campus is a “Creative Campus”. It is fully for Arts and Design. It also offers National Institute of Circus Arts (NICA), Creative and Cultural Courses.
Academic Performance of SUT:
- SUT maintain its level in Top 500 universities in the world since 2009.
- It reached its Top 400 World’s universities in 2012 which was given by Prestigious Academic Ranking of World universities (ARWU).
- It has 10th rank among the Universities in Australia and 3rd rank within the Victoria.
- It maintains its rank in top 100 universities for Physics by ARWU and maintains its top 400 by Higher Education World University Rankings.
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