How to Apply to an International University in Australia in 2019
Australia is one of those countries that have created around themselves an aura of mystery and thrill. With funny accents, deadly animals, and a vast majority of celebrity exports, the country is making its mark in the global arena. However, Australia is not only a land of kangaroos but also a favorite study destination for international students. If you are an international student planning to apply to study in Australia in 2019, here is some good news for you. Applying to Australian institutions is relatively easy as long as you follow the following steps.
1. Make sure you choose your course and university
Of course, you would not expect to find yourself in Australia without conducting any background research regarding what institutions are available and the courses they offer; this is something that is simplified by the experienced counselors at Uniserv. If you have a question, they will have the answer. Important factors to consider include the size of the campus, the facilities they provide to the students, and the support services offered to international students. Luckily, Uniserv will help you to research education in Australia as well as to make any necessary inquiries. Australia has one of the most advanced education systems and a number of world-class universities to meet all your needs, it may seem overwhelming, but that’s where our experience comes in.
2. Language requirements for Australian university application
One of the top requirements in entering an Australian institution as an international student is language proficiency. English is the official language in Australia, which automatically implies that being good in English, is necessary for easier communication. There are several tests that international students may be required to sit. Uniserv is a registered test center and can help you navigate through the maze to find what is necessary. The tests include:
The good thing is that if you come from an English speaking country, you are not required to submit an English certificate. Before you apply, Uniserv will advise on the universities application requirements and deadlines, as these often differ. If you do not meet the language proficiency requirement, you may need to consider applying for a bridging course or foundation course, which may give you better chances of entry, again, Uniserv are the experts and can advise what your options are.
After deciding on you your course, your favorite institution, and satisfying the necessary language requirements, the next step is to undergo the application process. The application process will start with your consultation with a Uniserv counsellor. Your counsellor will gather the necessary details and make the application on your behalf. The application forms have specific requirements that include, but aren’t limited to:
- Your personal details
- Certified proof of your level of English language proficiency
- Details of your academic qualifications
- Your course preferences
- A summary of any previous employment experience
After the application is received, it will be assessed and you will be notified of the result through e-mail, or a phone call from your counselor. All you need to do is to accept your offer and prepare for departure. Remember that Uniserv offers a number of avenues of support during the entire process, including helping you to settle into your new university. There is always a Uniserv Alumni at your new University who are just a call away!