Best Location to stay in Australia for an overseas student


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.


Homles Institute Australia

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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.

Best Universities in Australia

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.

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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 of ballarat

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.

University of New England Australia

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University of New England (UNE) comprise well reputation in all the courses because of the powerful teaching faculty. It encompasses expertise research staffs with great teaching skill. It is the oldest provincial university in Australia. It encourages staff-student interaction and also distance- learning. Totally 15,000 students are studying in the university through distance-learning. The off-campus students are propped up by video conference or modern online communication.

In 2005, University of New England Australia had achieved its five star rating and recognition by the Good Universities Guide. It also has the record of maintained this ranking and ranking for five years (2000 – 2005). It also provides courses for the school leavers and Scholarships for all kind of students.

Now take a look at the degree and courses: There are totally 227 courses are offered by this university with Undergraduate, Postgraduate, higher degree research and postgraduate coursework. The courses offered includes economics, teaching, law, rural science, commerce, nursing, agricultural, psychology, communication studies and environmental studies.

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Curtin College Australia

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Curtin University is one of the best universities in Australia. It provides wide range of certificate IV course, Higher Education Diploma courses and University Foundation Courses. The interesting fact about Curtin University is total duration of the bachelor degree is just 2 Years 8 Months instead of 3 Years. Studying diploma in Curtin College is equal to first year bachelor degree in Curtin University.

Curtin College Australia is located in the State of Art University Campus in Western Australia. It provides wide range of job opportunities to the students. The class room sizes of the college are small. This is because to gain the attention of the students during lectures. It provides great accommodation facilities to the students from other countries and states.

Once the student completed his diploma degree in Curtin College, sure he will continue his further studies in Curtin University. The environment of the college and university is really pleasant and it let you to enjoy the studies as well as life. It also has a good rank in the Universities rankings. It provides 12 degree courses including Engineering, Health Sciences, Information Technology and Diploma in Commerce.

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Hawaii Pacific university in USA

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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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Swinburne University Of Technology in Australia – Part 2

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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:

  1. SUT maintain its level in Top 500 universities in the world since 2009.
  2. It reached its Top 400 World’s universities in 2012 which was given by Prestigious Academic Ranking of World universities (ARWU).
  3. It has 10th rank among the Universities in Australia  and 3rd rank within the Victoria.
  4. 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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Swinburne University Of Technology Australia

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Swinburne University of Technology (SUT) is located in Australia which was founded by the Honourable George Swinburne in the year of 1908. This is a Public university which is aimed to provide high quality teaching, internship and global research programs to the students with dedicated industries. It is located in Melbourne, Victoria in Australia. Compared to other Universities and Colleges in Australia, SUT has nearly 7500 international students from 100 countries. In higher education there are 18,000 students were enrolled and 12,000 students are joined in Technical and Further Education (TAFE). The university status was achieved in the year of 1992.

The Accommodation facility offered by SUT for the international students has four options.

  1. Students were offered to stay inside the campus.
  2. If they don’t like to stay inside the campus means, SUT offers them to stay in an Apartment or Home with other students.
  3.  Home Stay
  4. SUT offers one week of temporary accommodation in Melbourne.

SUT has some group of dedicated officers for the student accommodation. They will guide the students to choose the correct accommodation option. The inside campus stay provided by SUT were normally at the Hawthorn Campus, Swinburne Student Apartments, Swinburne Place Apartments and Swinburne residential college buildings.

We will discuss about the Academic performance and the Features of Swinburne University of Technology Australia in our next post.