Australia has the third highest number of international students in the world behind only the United Kingdom and the United States despite having a population of only 23 million. This isn’t surprising when you consider Australia has seven of the top 100 universities in the world! In fact, with over 22,000 courses across 1,100 institutions, Australia sits above the likes of Germany, the Netherlands and Japan, ranking eighth in the Universitas 2012 U21 Ranking of National Higher Education Systems.
Australia has five of the 30 best cities in the world for students based on student mix, affordability, quality of life, and employer activity – all important elements for students when choosing the best study destination. More than A$200 million provided by the Australian Government each year in international scholarships is making it easier for students to come and experience the difference an Australian education can make to their future career opportunities.
One of the reason for Australia becoming great destination for international students is, it keeps on changing the policies as required to ensure the best quality education and educational environment for all students including international. With many students around the world heading to Australia in search of better place to study and live, it continues to be a competitive and attractive place for Nepalese students under SSVF.