The country ‘down under’ is a top choice for the global student. Australia is the land of beautiful landscapes and over 10,000 natural beaches. Being an English-speaking country and easier on the pocket than the US, Australia is very attractive for the global student. For students pursuing longer term courses over 2 years, immigration laws are friendly. Australia has an attractive work life balance and some of the highest ranked cities in the world. A large population of Australia is concentrated in New South Wales region.
The best universities in Australia include Australian National University (ANU), University of Melbourne, University of Sydney, University of New South Wales (UNSW), University of Queensland, Monash University, University of Western Australian and University of Adelaide. This is not an exhaustive list and there are plenty of other Universities in Australia which offer great opportunities.
People of New Zealand are warm, safe and friendly to foreigners. It is an excellent value for money destination for students. The country has a low population and amazing landscapes. New Zealand Living costs in New Zealand can range from $20,000 – $25,000 a year depending on location and lifestyle. Students in New Zealand get the opportunity for a one-year job search visa and further extensions after securing a permanent position.
Some great Universities in New Zealand are University of Otago, University of Canterbury, Auckland University of Technology, Lincoln University and Victoria University of Wellington.