Students

International students are returning to Australia, but they are mostly going to more prestigious universities

By October 2022, international student numbers in Australia had grown back to about 370,000. There are still more than 72,000 international student visa holders outside Australia. About half these are Chinese international students, who are still subject to travel restrictions in their home country. - NepaliPage

By October 2022, international student numbers in Australia had grown back to about 370,000. There are still more than 72,000 international student visa holders outside Australia. About half these are Chinese international students, who are still subject to travel restrictions in their home country. Peter Hurley, Victoria University When Australia’s …

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Why international students need to make Aussie friends

Why international students need to make Aussie friends - NepaliPage

Catherine Gomes, RMIT University A recent report on the satisfaction levels of international students in Australia, the United States and Britain has found that a student’s social life plays a big role in their happiness with their study experience. International students who made local friends were more satisfied with their …

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International students can work unlimited hours

International students can work unlimited hours - NepaliPage

To cope with Omicron COVID 19 variant Australian government relaxed working conditions for overseas students. Australian Prime minister Scot Morrison announced the government is removing working hours restrictions for international students. In Australia, overseas students can work for 40 hours in a fortnight, officially. After the new change, they can …

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International students and skilled workers will likely be allowed back into Australia next week

International students and skilled workers will likely be allowed back into Australia next week - NepaliPage

Scott Morrison, the Australian Prime Minister, announced that international students and skilled workers would register next week. Meanwhile, health authorities continue to evaluate whether or not they should adjust the timing of booster shots. A federal official announced that emergency powers would remain in force through February 2022, forcing international …

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Australia’s strategy to revive international education is right to aim for more diversity

Australia’s strategy to revive international education is right to aim for more diversity - NepaliPage

Omer Yezdani, Australian Catholic University The Strategy for International Education released today by the federal government highlights the importance of international education to the Australian economy and community. But, with the arrival of COVID-19, commencing international student numbers fell dramatically by 22% in 2020. The impacts prompted the government to …

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Three years Temporary Graduate 485 visa for masters students

Three years Temporary Graduate 485 visa for masters students - NepaliPage

Today the Australian government announced a major reform in its Temporary Graduate Visa Subclass 485, extending visa length for international students. After this reform, international students who complete their studies in Australia would get extra time to work and develop their careers in Australia. Replacement visa for Temporary Graduate 485 visa …

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