Forum Category: Higher Education

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Looking for migrating students to partake in research survey

I am conducting some research on the experience of students moving to Australia. How they found the process, what they found tough, what they found easy and what they like best about Australia. Let me know if you would be willing to participate. Would be greatly appreciated!

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Applying for student loan for second BA degree, in process of granting permanent residency visa

Currently living in the UK and applying for permanent residency visa with my wife, I already hold a BA degree from the UK but when I move to Australia I'm looking for a new career change and want to study occupation therapy, will I be eligible to apply? Because I ...

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Moving from Australia to U.K - Study options.

Hi. My husband and I and our 4 children are moving to the u.k in October. I am a NZ citizen & my husband is a NZ & British Citizen. We currently reside in Australia and have lived here for 4 years. I just want to know if I am ...

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Can an overseas student apply for a permanent visa? If yes, how?

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Online study while living in Australia

My 19 year old daughter is wanting to do a vet science degree and was accepted at Gatton uni, but as NZ citizens no financial help is available. Does anyone know if she can do an online bachelor of science through Massey Uni in NZ and if she is able ...

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I am in a student visa in New Zealand. Can I get a transfer from New Zealand to Australia for study?

I am on a student visa in New Zealand and it just been a few months. But I am so keen to get into Australia for my further study. Am I allowed to get into Australia apart from being a student?

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How can my son do tertiary study if we move to Oz?

My husband is applying for a teaching job in SA. I lived and worked/paid taxes/had medicare in Sydney for 2 1/2 yrs in 1991-1993. My eldest son is now 15 1/2 and half way through our yr 11. I read that kiwis can study at Aus. tertiary institutions for domestic ...

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Can I get PR in Australia if I go for postgraduate degree from Bangladesh?

I want to do my postgraduation from australia. and I also want to permanent residence visa .how many years do I need? and is there anything skills needed for me?

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I am currently an international student in NZ. Can I transfer to Australia and complete my studies?

Can I apply for an Australian student visa from NZ or do I have to go to my home country and start the process from scratch?

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Is an NZQA (qualification) equally obtained in NZ recognised in Australia

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Are there any computer colleges in or around Perth? If so, can you supply information?

My son will need to complete his final 2 years of a Computer Programming Degree. Can anyone advise where he can complete this so I can contact them?

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As a NZ citizen in Australia, will my children have to pay international fees for higher education? (polytechnic, university)

We currently have NZ permanent residency (came from the UK 8 years ago). We are going through the process of gaining citizenship now. Am I correct in thinking that we do not have to pay for my daughter attending a state school (except for the extra curricular stuff and trips ...

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I have recently completed a two year Certificate in Early Childhood Teaching Level 6

Can i finish my Bachelor of Teaching in Australia or would I need too finish in NZ? Thanks

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Studying in Australia

I have lived in Australia almost all my life, over 25 years now. I am a New Zealand citizen and have no details of my coming to Australia. I have recently managed to get my New Zealand passport and now have my drivers licence. I am on Centrelink Carer payments. ...

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Where could I find my NZQA qualifications that may be equivalent to Australia?

Or what would I need to do?

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I am a university student in New Zealand and my partner and I would like to move to Australia

Can I take up study over there the same as I have in NZ, or will I be classed as an international student?

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If I have completed 12 years of education in the British System, i.e. my first year of A levels knows as AS levels, am I eligible to go straight to university without completing a foundation program in Australia?

I have completed my AS levels, which is the first year of A levels, completing 12 years of education at the age of 17. Does that make me up to the mark of the Australian 12th year of education as well?

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I'm a solo mum with an 11-year-old boy and I want to study beauty therapy on the Gold Coast.

Do I have to actually pay for the course myself or can the government help in any way? And is there any kind of benefit I can get while studying?

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Can I get a student loan if I have permanent residence in Australia?

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Australian Study Fees

I am moving to Australia shortly and looking into study while I'm there. I know I can't apply for a student loan or assistance unless I am a permanent resident. I have been looking at the fee schedules for Bachelor Primary Education in QLD and the fee schedule per year ...

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Are NZQA National Certificates in Health and Safety recognised by Australian employers?

I have NZQA National Certificates in Health and Safety and want to know if they would be recognised by employers in AU? Or do i have to get them cross credited through an AU training provider?

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Can I get PR after 1 or 2 years study in Australia?

I have been working as a Social Worker in an NGO. My age is around 45. I am planning to achieve a Post Graduate degree in International Community Development from an Australian University. Now my question is: Can I get PR after 1 or 2 years study in Australia?

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How can I bring my child to Australia? Does she have to pay international student fees?

I am a New Zealand Citizen and have been living and working in Australia for 5 years. I want to bring my daughter to Australia to study (she is a Chinese Citizen and under 15 years old). Can I apply for the subclass 461 for her? If she can come ...

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Do I need to apply for permanent residency to get the subsidy on a TAFE course?

I am 17 years old and have just enrolled into TAFE. I was told that even though I am a NZ citizen and have lived here in Australia for 5 years I have to show proof of permanent residency for the course fee subsidy. Do I need to apply for ...

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My partner on a subclass 461 visa. Can he study on the domestic student prices (CSP) as well?

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What is the cost of undergraduate education in Australia?

Specifically a bachelors degree if a relative sponsors you?

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How can Kiwis studying in Australia get student benefits?

If my Kiwi kids want to go to university in Australia there are no student benefits and fees have to be paid up front. Does anyone know where they can get university fees from? We have lived in Australia almost 5 years but have to apply for residency after the ...

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What are some good universities in or around the Gold Coast?

I am loooking to move into study next year and am wondering what some good universities are on the Gold Coast (if any)? I'm wanting to study business and or fashion design. Also, my partner and I are in our 20s, what would be some good areas to live on ...

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Do they have a student loan scheme in Brisbane? If so, are Kiwi students able to take a loan for tertiary study?

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I am New Zealand Citizen and a university student. I want to move to Australia - can I get a student loan there like I get in NZ?

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Thinking of doing my first year of university in Brisbane

Has anyone else done something like this? Is it worth it compared to NZ? Thanks heaps

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Can Kiwis studying in Australia get any financial assistance? Or am I on my own?

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