Country Profile Australia

Geographical Location Southern Hemisphere
Capital Canberra
Size 7.7 million sq km
Neighbouring countries Australia
Population 22.9 million
Main Airports Sydney, Melbourne, Perth airport
Average Number of International students 526,932



Length of Higher Education Academic Programs

Foundation/ Bridging/ Preparation Year 1 academic year
First Degree (Bachelor) 3 academic years
Postgraduate Certificate 1/2 academic year
Postgraduate Diploma 1/2 academic year
Master Foundation/Pre-Master 1.2&3 terms
Second Degree (Master) 1.5/2 years
Third Degree (PhD) 3/4 years