A highly developed country & one of the wealthiest, Australia is the world’s 6th largest country with the 2nd highest HDI (Human Development Index), Australia. A country which boast of world’s fifth highest per capita income & is key member of various international organisations member of the G29, OECD, WTO, APEC, UN, Commonwealth of Nations & ANZUS. The Australian Securities Exchange is now the 9th largest in the world. Ranked 3rd in the Index of Economic Freedom (2010), Australia is the world’s 12th largest economy and has the 7th highest per capita income which bring it at par with that of the United States.
Australia has grown to become one of the top countries for quality higher education.The degrees and qualifications from Australian higher education institutions are known around the world as high quality and world class. The standard of excellence is set by universities with recognizable groups like the G8, ATN & the IRU. Australia has 45 world renowned universities as well as a number of other specialist institutions that provide approved courses at the higher education level. True culture melting Cities like Melbourne are known to host nationals from over 80 (Eighty) countries.
Population: Approx.2.47Crore (25 mn)
Area: 7,692,024 km2
Currency: Australian $
Life Expectancy: 79 Years
GDP per Capita: $ 56,135 (Nominal)
Literacy Percent: 99%
Other Important Cities: Sydney, Melbourne, Perth, Adelaide, Brisbane, Hobart & Gold Coast
The main intakes offered by Universities are in July/August and February/March. Some Universities/Intuitions may also have intakes in November.