Australia

Currency

Australian Dollar

Weather

Highest Temp 50 C Lowest Temp 14 C

Australia is bisected by the Tropic of Capricorn. The northern Australia enjoys a tropical climate, and the southern Australia experiences a temperate one. The tropical states Queensland and the Northern Territory have highly predictable weather. Snow falls on the higher mountain during the winter months which enables skiing.

Examinations

IELTS

IELTS International English Language Testing System

179 VIEWS
GRE

GRE Graduate Record Examinations

191 VIEWS
GMAT

GMAT Graduate Management Admission Test

151 VIEWS
TOEFL

TOEFL Test of English as Foreign Language

118 VIEWS

VISA INFORMATION

Documents required to be submitted while applying for visa:

  1. The ID page(s) of your passport showing your personal details and passport number
  2. Academic record(s) for at least the most recent 2-3 years of study - i.e. list of subjects and results for your entire course.
  3. Evidence of English Language Proficiency - IELTS score .
  4. Work Experience - References from employers (full-time positions) These should be on company letterhead, and show the period you were employed, position, responsibilities, and how well you performed.
  5. A detailed C.V. or resume showing your contact details, study, work etc.
  6. A Bank Draft for the application fee, made out to the institution where you wish to study
  7. Any other documents which support you study application

 

Australia Embassy details :

Address:

1/50 - G, Shantipath 
Chanakyapuri, New Delhi - 21 
P.O. Box 5210 
New Delhi 110021

Telephone: +91 11 4139 9900

Opening hours: 8:30 am to 5:00 pm (1pm- 2pm lunch) Monday-Friday

(Consular and Passport Section Opening Hours: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm and 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm)

Visa Office:

Email:   immigration.india@dfat.gov.au

Phone: +91-11-4122 1000 

Note:     Email is the preferred method for essential inquiries to the New Delhi Visa Office

TRAVEL

Student checklist for travelling to Australia:

SCHOLARSHIP

Australian Government Scholarships :

Australia Awards Scholarships

Australia Awards Scholarships, formerly known as Australia Development Scholarships (ADS) are scholarships for international students who wants to study in Australian Universities. Australian Development Scholarships are available for vocational education and training courses, undergraduate degrees, postgraduate degrees, and PhD degrees at participating Australian universities and Technical and Further Education (TAFE) institutions.  

 

Endeavour Postgraduate Scholarship Awards

The Endeavour Postgraduate Awards provide full financial support for international students for 2 to 3.5 years to undertake a postgraduate qualification at a Masters or PhD level either by coursework or research in any field of study in Australia.  

The scholarships include tuition fees, travel allowance ($AUD 3,000), establishment allowance ($AUD 4,000), monthly stipend ($AUD 3,000; up to maximum programme duration on a pro-rata basis).  Health and travel insurance will also be provided.

 

International Postgraduate Research Scholarships (IPRS) 

The IPRS program enables international students to undertake a postgraduate research qualification in Australia and gain experience with leading Australian researchers.  The scholarships are available for a period of two years for a Masters by research degree or three years for a Doctorate by research degree.  The scholarship covers tuition fees and health cover costs.

COST OF LIVING

The annual cost of living depends on your lifestyle and the type of accommodation you choose, but A$494-$640 per week (A$25,388-$33,280 per year) is generally sufficient for most students to live comfortably. This does not include tuition fees, medical cover, textbooks or airfares.

LIFE IN THE COUNTRY

Time Difference: The time difference in Australia is +5:30 hours which means Australia is 5 and a half hours ahead of India.

Phone Code: 00+61+

Capital City: Canberra

Currency: Australian Dollar (AUD)

Languages Spoken: English is the official language of Australia, Italian, Greek, Cantonese and Arabic are other languages spoken on a regular basis.

Climate: Australia is bisected by the Tropic of Capricorn. The northern Australia enjoys a tropical climate, and the southern Australia experiences a temperate one. The tropical states Queensland and the Northern Territory have highly predictable weather. Snow falls on the higher mountain during the winter months which enables skiing.

Cuisines: Food and drink are some of the great pleasures of being in Australia. Due to its location and ethnic mix, you can expect to enjoy a great variety of excellent fresh cuisine. Australia benefits as it has a mix of migrants from Asia, Italy, Lebanon, Greece and even Scotland which is rich in culinary.

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