International student News from Australia

The latest news from Australia and tips for prospective & current international students, keeping you informed on your education journey


  • 11 SEP 2020

    Proposal for student financial support in Australia 

    In a recent submission to the Australian government by Universities Australia is a recommendation for the establishment of a student relief fund for those affected by the coronavirus pandemic, particularly for international students. 

  • 05 SEP 2020

    Delay to return of international students to Australia   

    Plans to welcome back 300 international students to South Australia have been put on temporary hold as the government discusses the logistics of the plan in the context of increased infections in the country and current travel restrictions.

  • 21 AUG 2020

    International student service opens in Australian city

    A student hub, which will service the needs and requirements of international students, has recently been opened in Perth, Australia. Study Perth have opened the facility to encourage collaboration and provide various opportunities.

  • 19 AUG 2020

    Australia plan student pilot scheme

    The Australian government has revealed that they will be launching a pilot scheme for the return of 300 international students to South Australia in September. The aim is to test the viability of welcoming more international students back to the country.

  • 10 AUG 2020

    Student visa applications for Australia down

    New data released by the International Education Association of Australia indicates that applications for student visas have decreased by about 30% from outside of the country, compared to 2019. However, student visa applications inside the country have shown a 10% increase. 

  • 22 JUL 2020

    Australia resumes student visa processing 

    The Australian government has announced that it will resume the processing and granting of international student visas. Allowances have been made particularly for students who are currently studying online and are unable to travel to Australia.