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  • Student Testimonial
    New South Wales, North Island

    Kate is mother to two of our students

    Study Options have helped both junior Ashs to places at universities in Australia and New Zealand. Josh went to study Commerce at St Andrew’s College, Sydney University in 2014 and Jen started this February at Massey University in New Zealand on the pre-selection course for Veterinary Science.For both Josh and Jen, Study Options were incredibly helpful, approachable and unflappable (essential in handling fraught applications) and responded quickly to every enquiry. The staff really do know...
  • Uni Media
    Immerse yourself in the world of Monash Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences. Get a taste of what it will be like to walk around campus, attend a lecture or work in one of our state-of-the-art medical labs.Find out more about studying Medicine at Monash UniversityFind out more about studying Nursing at Monash UniversityFind out more about studying Graduate Entry Medicine at Monash University and other Australian and New Zealand universities in 2018
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    News
    Australia, New Zealand
    The QS World University Rankings by Subject 2017 have just been released and Australian and New Zealand universities have again been ranked among the world’s best in a wide range of academic subjects. QS have listed the top 500 universities in the world in 42 different subject areas.  Scores are made up of four factors: Academic reputation; Employer reputation; Research citations per paper; H-index (Hirsch index – see the QS website for an explanation of what this is...
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    Events
    Victoria
    The University of Melbourne will be hosting a virtual information fair on March 22 & 23 2017 for students considering study at the University.  The virtual fair is open to students around the globe who are looking at a course of study at the University of Melbourne - undergraduate, postgraduate or research degrees.  This information event is not suitable for those who have already submitted an application. Registered participants will be able to:Get information about the...
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    News
    Queensland
    The University of Queensland has a number of scholarships available for students beginning programmes in July (Semester 2) 2017.In the Faculty of Business, Economics and Law, there is a range of scholarships available, with varying tuition fee discounts:The European Global Leadership Scholarship is the perfect opportunity for any European student who would like to study a postgraduate programme within the Faculty.  Winners of this scholarship will receive a 100% tuition fee waiver for up...
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    News
    New Zealand
    Taika Waititi. Image from: Stuff.co.nz
    Actor and film director Taika Waititi has recently been awarded the New Zealander of the Year accolade.The awards, which are sponsored by Kiwibank, were set up to celebrate the achievements, community involvement, and contribution to society of New Zealanders. Nominations are made by the public, with a group of judges eventually choosing the winners in six different categories: New Zealander of the Year; Young New Zealander of the Year; Senior New Zealander of the Year; New Zealand Innovator of...
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    News
    Western Australia
    Curtin University and the University of Aberdeen have joined forces to deliver high-impact research and innovative teaching programmes across four key areas: energy, medicine and health, creative arts and business.The Aberdeen-Curtin Alliance will draw on the strength of both universities and create opportunities for global collaboration as well as staff and student mobility.As part of the university alliance a new Global Energy Institute will be formed.  The new institute will enable the...
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    News
    Australian Capital Territory
    A gecko trail blazes through the night. Photo credit: Ashley Kay, ANU
    Researchers at ANU have used glow-in-the-dark geckos to help shed light on the mysteries of animal navigation and to help improve biodiversity in farming landscapes.  The study reveals the small navigating reptiles rely on certain cues to find their way, and can benefit from easy and cost-effective changes in landscape management, such as leaving isolated trees and planning the direction of sown crops.The researchers used the nocturnal Marbled Gecko, which is common across southern...
  • Special scholarship
    Victoria University of Wellington has a scholarship available to students studying the one-year Master of Laws (LLM) programme at the University.  The scholarship is open to full-fee paying international students, especially those with a good academic record who may need the financial support.Scholarships of NZ$5,000 towards tuition fees will be awarded to successful students.Applications can be made, directly to the VUW Scholarships Office, up to one month before the commencement of your...
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    News
    Queensland
    Sports science student at UQ. Photo credit: the University of Queensland
    The University of Queensland’s School of Human Movement and Nutrition Sciences has ranked 4th and 5th in the world for sport science in two highly respected global rankings systems.Recently UQ ranked in 5th place in ShanghaiRanking's Global Ranking of Sport Science Schools and Departments 2016. The ShanghaiRanking assessed key areas of research performance, including the number of papers published in top sport science journals and the number of citations of articles.  You can find out...
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