Quick facts about
studying in Australia

Australia is more than a study destination; Australia is a change in lifestyle, an opportunity to explore laid-back nature, the ocean, rainforests, home-like weather, and a buzz of friendly city life.

Australian universities offer excellent world-class education specializing in academic and scientific research. In addition, various study options and courses across different fields offer you excellent education to pursue your preferred educational goal or interest.

Australia has an impressive international education reputation, and graduates from institutions in Australia get access to top career opportunities. The Australian educational system has strict adherence to principles regulated by the government to maintain excellent standards of education in the country.

Studying in Australia means interacting with a diverse community of international students. The high quality of education, world-class research facilities, and social inclusion in Australian institutions ensure an influx of international students from across the globe. This culturally diverse academic hub currently has over half a million international students and offers over 22,000 courses across 1,100 institutions.

You should consider proximity as a factor; Australia is approximately 18 hours from Nigeria.


Australia is ideal for international students with a significant interest in scientific research. You can enjoy the exceptional education standards, resources, impressive technology, and funding – the government provides over AUD 300 Million in Scholarships for International Students.

The expected budget for general living expenses in Australia is $21,041 annually. As an international student, you may spend between $20,000 and $27,000 per year (depending on your lifestyle choices). You should create an extra budget of AUD 7,362 for an accompanying partner and AUD 3,152 for each child.

You will likely need a student visa to study in Australia, a subclass 500 visa. However, the visa type depends on factors such as your age, the type of study you want to pursue, and how long you want to stay in Australia. You can get more details on the Australian High Commission website.

Australian Universities offer two main intakes – February, and July (some institutions also offer an October intake)

The Australian government offers international students Post-Study Work (PSW) rights – for up to 4 years. There’s also a great pathway for permanent residency.

Admission Pathway Partners

List of Partner Schools in Australia

Academique College
Adelaide Education Group
Adelaide Independent School Alliance
Adelaide Institute of Business and Technology
Adelaide International School
Adelaide University Senior College
Astley English College
Australia Institute of Business and Technology
Australian Boarding School Int’l (ABSI)
Australian Catholic University….

Australian College of Applied Professions *
Australian College of Applied Psychology *
Australian Institute of Business and Technology
Australian National University
Barton College
Bedford College
Blackfriars Priory
Bond University
Browns English Language School
Canberra Institute of Technology (CIT)
Canning College
Canterbury College
Central Queensland University
Charles Darwin University
Charles Sturt University
Charleston English
Concordia College
Contempo College
CQUniversity Australia
Curtin College
Curtin University
Danford College
Deakin College
Deakin University
Edith Cowan College
Edith Cowan University
Elite Education Institute
Engineering Institute of Technology – EIT
Entrepreneurs Education
Evolution Hospitality Institute
Federation University
Future Language School
Global Business College of Australia Pty Ltd (GBCA)
Gold Coast Institute of TAFE
Greystone College Australia
Griffith College
Griffith University
Health Careers International (T/A Institute of Health and Nursing Australia)
iEdu Group
Imagine Education Australia
Immanuel College
Imperial College of Technology and Management
Indigenous Accountants Australia
Institute of Health and Management
Intensive English Language Institute
Ipswich Grammar School
James Cook University
John Paul College
Kent Institute
La Trobe Melbourne *
La Trobe University
La Trobe University Sydney Campus *
Le Cordon Bleu – Australia
Loreto College
Lyons College
Macleay College
Macquarie University
Melbourne Institute of Technology
Melbourne Polytechnic
Menzies Institute of Technology
Mercedes College
Murdoch Institute of Technology
Murdoch University
National Academy of Professional Studies (NAPS)
National Polytechnic of Australia
New Era Institute in Australia
New South Wales Institute of Psychiatry
Newcastle International College
NextEd Group Limited
Ozford Institute of Higher Education
Perth International College of English
Queensland Institute of Business and Technology
Queensland International Business Academy (QIBA)
Queensland University of Technology
Reach Community College (via Viskee Consultancy)
RMIT University
SAE Institute *
Skills Australia Institute
Southern Australia Institute of Business & Technology
Southern Cross University
Strathfield College
Swinburne University of Technology
Sydney Institute of Business & Technology
Sydney Metro College
Taylors College Sydney
The University of Notre Dame Australia
The University of Western Australia
Times Academy
University of Canberra
University of Canberra College
University of New South Wales
University of South Australia
University of Sydney
University of Tasmania
University of Technology Sydney (UTS)
University of Wollongong
UTS College (Insearch UTS) *
Victoria University
Western Sydney International College
Western Sydney University
Western Sydney University City Campus *
Westford International Training College
Torrens University
William Angliss Institute