Student Visas – The ‘Genuine Temporary Entrant’ Criteria Explained

Education is one of Australia’s biggest exports, generating billions of dollars for the Australian economy. The Department of Home Affairs views the education of international students as an export of knowledge and expertise rather than an import of students. This is why the ‘Genuine Temporary Entrant’ (GTE) criteria is so critical to the outcome of a student visa application. The GTE criteria does not mean that an international student coming to Australia to study can never settle here permanently. In…

Student Visas – Why Studying in Australia is a Such a Great Option!

Why do so many young people (and a surprising number of older people!) choose to study in Australia?  Believe it or not, Australia is the 3rd most popular international student destination in the world. According to current online statistics, Australia has 5 of the 30 best student cities in the world and eight of the world’s Top 100 universities. What’s more, Australia is home to four of the Top 10 “Most Liveable Cities in the World” and invests over $200…

15 REASONS TO STUDY IN WESTERN AUSTRALIA

Spectacular location and scenery – If you’re looking for a city that is easy on the eyes, Western Australia is as good as it gets! We have spectacular beaches and lots of beautiful parks. Kings Park located on the edge of the Perth CBD is one of the largest inner city parks in the world and visited by more than 5 million people every year! The climate – Western Australia has a lovely warm climate. Pert h in particular has beautiful mediterranean…