Tuesday, February 5, 2013

Australia, the No 1 study destination for Sri Lankan students

Transfer to Universities such as RMIT, Deakin, La Trobe, Curtin, Swinburne, Wollongong in Australia 

Australia is one of the top Destinations for Sri Lankan and International students to study because the Australian higher education offers a complete range of programs leading to highly respected and internationally recognized qualifications. Furthermore, employment opportunities after graduation open up to those who have degrees from an Australian university.

Australia is a safe, friendly and harmonious country. It is exciting and vibrant, there is so much choice in selecting where to live, where to work and where to relax and holiday. The infrastructure is well developed and all major cities, regional locations and country areas are well serviced by up to date public transport systems.

Apart from the well known capital cities of Sydney, Melbourne, Perth, Adelaide, Darwin and Canberra there are very large number of regional cities that also have a lot to offer the traveler or student. Australia is home for over 51,000 Sri Lankans, It is the largest Sri Lankan expatriate community.
Melbourne is Victoria’s capital city and the business, administrative, cultural and recreational hub of the state. It is a sophisticated city in the south-east corner of mainland Australia inspires a deep passion in those lucky enough to live there. It is no huge surprise to residents that their city has consistently been named in an international poll as the world’s most livable city.

 The Australian Student Visa

International education is one of Australia’s largest export sectors generating income of AUD 16.4 billion in 2010-11. Since the previous student visa regulation did not permit much students in to Australia the government has reviewed the systems to make Australia a preferred destination for international students.
Streamlined Visa Processing” a new form of visa process for international Students opting for bachelors degree level will be assessed as though they are a lower migration risk regardless of their country of origin. This will to reduce the visa time processing.
Post-study work visa The government allows university graduates in Bachelors qualification to access to post-study work visa for of 2 years after the completion of 2 years of study in Australia.  
Improved work entitlements   Before March 2012, international students were able to work up to a maximum of 20 hours per week. This has been changed to a more flexible 40 hours per fortnight during session and they are able to work unrestricted hours during course break. This allows students to not only cover their living expenses but opting to work during holidays could also contribute towards their university tuition as well thus making it an affordable option compared to US or UK.
Australian Education system

An Australian education is a truly international experience. Australian universities are linked to institutions in more than 100 countries and academic staff members are recruited from abroad. After graduating in Australia, you will be able to work in companies around the world.

An Australian university will provide you with a sound understanding of your chosen field, along with academic skills that can be applied to other areas. You won’t just be learning about health, science, engineering or the arts. You’ll also be learning how to think creatively and independently.

ANC Education is the No 1 tertiary education provider in Sri Lanka which provides Australian accredited programs for students who wish to complete their studies in Australia.
Students with a qualification comparable to GCE A/Levels may be accepted to the Diploma (Equivalent to first year university) and successful student’s progress to the second year of their chosen Australian University degree on completion of their diploma.   
The Intake Start dates:   FEBRUARY / JULY / OCTOBER
Students with O/level qualification can access to the University Foundation Year at ANC Education, a program which provides an academic bridge between the current qualifications and commencement of their undergraduate studies of their chosen University in Australia. Students can apply to the UFY program at ANC during the following intakes throughout an academic year.
The Intake Start dates:   APRIL / JULY / OCTOBER 
Make an appointment to meet the experienced counselors and discuss your career options after O/Levels or A/Levels. Call: 0777 66 22 55