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    Victoria
    A number of La Trobe University Full Fee Research Scholarships (LTUFFRS) are offered each year for outstanding international applicants. The scholarship will cover tuition fees for a period of two years for a Master's by research degree, and four years for a doctoral degree.LTUFFRS are awarded on the basis of academic merit and research capacity to suitably qualified overseas graduates eligible to commence a higher degree (doctoral or Master's) by research. It may be held concurrently with a...
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    North Island
    Summer Research Scholarships are a great way to gain valuable research experience, work with leading researchers at the University of Auckland, enhance your career opportunities and help you think about pursuing postgraduate study.Conduct a research project under supervision for 10 weeks over the summer months.Receive a tax-free stipend of NZ$6,000.Open to high-achieving domestic and international students who are enrolled in a New Zealand or international university and have the potential to...
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    Queensland
    The Vice-Chancellors of UQ and Exeter sign the partnership agreement. Photo credit: the University of Queensland
    The University of Queensland and the University of Exeter have reinforced their strong relationship by forming a new partnership designed to bolster their joint global research impact.The universities will establish the QUEX Institute as part of a wide-reaching Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) that is expected to enhance well-established research and people-to-people links between the two universities.UQ Vice-Chancellor and President Professor Peter Høj said: “We share a...
  • Feature
    In the research laboratory at James Cook University. Photo credit: JCU
    This subject focus looks at the variety of science degrees available in Australia and New Zealand. There are many different areas of science, usually grouped into physical sciences; life sciences; social sciences; earth and space sciences and mathematical sciences. In New Zealand and Australia, the Bachelor of Science offers a much more flexible programme than the equivalent degrees in the UK. The BSc is typically a broad-based qualification which will allow you to study a wide range of...
  • Student Testimonial
    South Island

    Sophie is from Jersey and studying a Bachelor of Arts, Psychology at the University of Otago

    Sophie Wolstenholme has travelled halfway around the world, from Jersey in the Channel Islands, to study psychology in Dunedin."I love travelling and going to new places, and I thought New Zealand would suit me just perfectly. I really wanted to pursue psychology after studying it at school, and Otago's psycology department is internationally renowned."I chose Otago over a UK university because the degree courses are much more flexible in your choice of subjects and have higher contact teaching...
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    Victoria

    Israel from Mexico, is studying the Master of Engineering (Aerospace and Aviation) at RMIT University

    After a 3-year search for the perfect programme combining aviation and aerospace, Israel found what he was looking for at RMIT.“I wanted to study overseas not only to enrich my academic education, but also to enrich my life with other cultures, customs and food. I decided to move to Melbourne because Australia is a multicultural country, and RMIT had the programme that I most liked. “For more than 3 years I was looking for a Master that could combine aviation with aerospace – something my...
  • Feature
    Australia, New Zealand
    So what’s next?Perhaps you’ve achieved better International Baccalaureate (IB) results than you were predicted? Or perhaps things haven’t quite gone to plan and you’ve missed the grades needed for your offer. Or perhaps you have just had a change of heart, and suddenly that place to study that course at that UK university just doesn’t feel like the right way to go.Time to think completely differently. There’s still time to apply to study at a university in Australia or New Zealand for the next...
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    Victoria
    Dr Ben Horan, Director of Deakin University’s CADET VR Lab, and Dr Kaja Antlej, Industrial Design Lecturer and researcher in digital heritage interpretation, are working to create ‘real life’ educational experiences of dinosaurs in museums.  They are using a combination of virtual reality and 2D printing technology to breathe life into dinosaur fossils.They have used their technological expertise to show the palaeontological dig site, as well as the physical characteristics of a...
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    New Zealand
    Taking part in a study abroad semester is a great opportunity for university students to experience a short period of study in a different country. Even if your current university does not have an exchange agreement with the university you would like to go to, study abroad enables you to choose to undertake a placement and can still count towards your final qualification.Education New Zealand is currently offering a rare opportunity for students to receive a scholarship that will...
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    Australia, New Zealand
    The latest QS World University Rankings have been announced today with universities from both Australia and New Zealand increasing their positions on last year’s rankings.The QS World University Rankings uses six indicators to determine the ranking: Academic Reputation; Employer Reputation; Faculty/Student Ratio; Citations per faculty; International Faculty Ratio; and International Student Ratio.20 The Australian National University=41 The University of Melbourne45 The University of New South...
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