International student News from Australia

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

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  • 26 FEB 2021

    International students turn to UK and Canada over Australia

    As Australian borders remain closed, students from India, Nepal and China are choosing the UK and Canada in favour of an on-campus experience, according to vice chancellors and international education agents. 


  • 16 FEB 2021

    International students included in Australian vaccination programme

    Some 520,000 international students currently studying in Australia will be offered the Covid-19 vaccine as part of the country's free vaccination programme.

  • 10 FEB 2021

    Australia yet to decide on international students return

    The Australian government is yet to make a firm decision on a timeframe for the return of international students. It had been hoped that international students would be included in the increased cap on international arrivals, assisting almost 30% of student visa holders still outside the country, however, no firm commitment was made. 

  • 06 FEB 2021

    Australian universities offering discounts for online learning

    A number of universities in Australia are offering discounts to international students who are studying online and have been unable to travel to the country due to Covid-19. This includes the University of Queensland and the University of Adelaide.

  • 13 JAN 2021

    NSW delays plans of inviting 1000 international students into Australia

    With the outbreak of new Coronavirus strains around the world and a cap on the number of arrivals into Sydney airport, the NSW government is having to prioritise the return of Australian nationals before inviting international students into Australia



  • 14 DEC 2020

    Australia looks set to welcome more international students

    After the successful charter flight for international students from Hong Kong, China and Vietnam, Charles Darwin University is looking to organise further flights in collaboration with the Australian government. With a proposed date for early 2021 this could see the return of international students from India.