Study in Australia

MakinGrad Overseas Education Consultants caters to various countries over the world including USA, Canada, New Zealand, Australia, Germany, U.K, Ireland and the Philippines.


If you are interested in studying in Australia – you are in the right place! International Student’s Study in Australia Center is designed to help you succeed. There are thousands of courses offered, and we have the number one guide to help you from the beginning to the end. Our Australian school search can help you find the right school, our resource pages will help you study, work, and live in Australia, and we even have information on what to expect after graduation. Stick with us to go down under!

Australia promotes innovation, creativity and independent thinking throughout its universities. International students who study and live in Australia soon find that their education is challenging, fun, and rewarding. As an international student in Australia, you can expect to live, grow and learn in a young, friendly country full of opportunities. For those international students who successfully complete their degree, they will soon find that they are competitive in today’s international job market.

Why study in Australia?

Courses offered by institutions in Australia, from preparatory level to postgraduate programs, are flexible and equipped with a global perspective. In 2014, areas such as engineering, accounting and health sciences ranked highly in the QS World University Rankings by Subject. Australian universities also receive good ratings for teaching quality, research and graduate employment.


  • For a country with a relatively small population, Australia has a history of punching above its weight when it comes to producing outstanding research. Many Australian discoveries and developments have led to tangible benefits around the world. This comes as a result of heavy investment in research, including over AU$140 million to be spent on Federation Fellowships over the next five years.
  • Most student visas will permit you to work up to 40 hours per fortnight while your course is in session, and unlimited hours during course breaks. Not only can you work to help cover your costs while studying in Australia, but you can gain contacts and spend some of your earnings, checking out some of the great destinations the country has to offer.
  • Australia is a large country and it boasts a number of natural wonders, 17 of which are classified as UNESCO World Heritage sites. These destinations include the Great Barrier Reef, Kakadu National Park, Lord Howe Island Group, the Tasmanian Wilderness, Fraser Island and the Sydney Opera House.
  • Australia welcomes students from all over the world and offers a range of living options to suit all kinds of needs. Depending on the length of your stay, where you’re studying and your personal preference, you can choose between short-term accommodation, rental properties, on campus accommodation and homestays.
  • AQF is a national policy that ensures there is a uniform and recognised progression for study. The framework was introduced in 1995 and includes secondary school, higher education, and vocational education and training (VET) courses.
  • The AQF establishes pathways between qualifications and sets the standard for learning outcomes at each level, so not matter what you study, you can be sure you will gain formal recognition.


Study costs in Australia are considerably lower than other major destinations such as the United States and United Kingdom.

Secondary Schools fees AUD 7800 - 30,000 Per year
Undergraduate fees AUD 15,000 - 33,000 Per year
Postgraduate fees AUD 20,000 - 37,000 annually
Technical and Further
Education (TAFE) courses
AUD 4000 - 15,000 per year

Foundation studies English language course AUD 300 per week.



  • A good academic record in High School Certificate or 12 years of schooling.
  • Some courses such as Computing and Engineering will require Mathematics and /or Science as pre-requisites.
  • A 6.0 band overall in IELTS with no less than 5.5 band in each.


  • A good academic record in Bachelor's Degree from a recognized university is necessary Some universities may even accept student at 55% and above in the 1st degree. For MBA, in very few schools will ask for GMAT scores ranging from 600-700 but not mandatory.
  • Any work experience in the field will be helpful For MBA programs at some Universities students need to have work experience along with their Bachelor's Degree.
  • A 6.5 overall band in IELTS with no less than 6.0 in each.