If you are a Nepali student and thinking about Australia, the images of kangaroos, boomerangs, and the outback would have come to your mind. But, did you know the country has now become the first choice for Nepalese students who wish to study abroad?
Though the country offers much to overseas students, certain things leave us befuddled. For example, what to study in Australia, where to stay, which is the best university, what are the available scholarships etc. are some of the most common questions that occur to the most of us.
Here, we are going to discuss five things that every aspiring student should know before going to Australia:
You need to have a visa
Studying in Australia or any other country in the world will require you to have a student visa. The type of visa you need depends more on the duration of your stay. Visa application can be done online. To learn more about obtaining an Australian student visa, you can seek help from the best consultancy in Nepal for Australia.
You must have a health cover
You need to make sure that you choose the right health insurance. In Australia, medical bills can be high and take out insurance will mean you will not find yourself out of pocket if you fall ill. Having a health insurance will also put your mind at ease.
Consider the Expenses
You should be realistic about the expenses of studying abroad. There is the fee for studying, expenses for accommodation, and costs for food and entertainment. Ensure that you’ve sufficient funds to bear all these expenses. However, in Australia, you have an option to work during study.
Do your research on the country
When finally moving to Australia it’s vital to do your research, and more importantly, research the very area you are travelling to. Be sure to look up the best study in Australia courses, universities, public transport, supermarkets, local stores, medical centres and entertainment spots. If you plan to drive a vehicle, make sure that you have a suitable driving license and understand the Australian road rules.
Australia is fun
Australia is a beautiful country which offers the highest quality education and quality of life. Melbourne is voted one of the best student cities in the world. No wonder people don’t want to leave this amazing country!
For more information, you can meet our expert education consultants at AECC Global.