NAPLAN 2017 Education Results

NAPLAN 2017 Education Results Years 3 to 9

Victoria, ACT and New South Wales topped the charts for the Education results in most categories this year. The results for Students, by their Parental Education level, shows that parents have an… Read the rest

NAPLAN 2017 Education Results Years 3 to 9

Victoria, ACT and New South Wales topped the charts for the Education results in most categories this year. The results for Students, by their Parental Education level, shows that parents have an… Read the rest


Children Studying in Australia on a Visitor Visa

Children of Visitors to Australia can Study in Australian Schools

The rules for the children attending school in Australia while on a Tourist Visa may be different for the different States in Australia, as each State has its own Education… Read the rest

Children of Visitors to Australia can Study in Australian Schools

The rules for the children attending school in Australia while on a Tourist Visa may be different for the different States in Australia, as each State has its own Education… Read the rest


Repaying an Australian University Loan

Australian University Loan Repayments

Repayments for Students Loans were set to commence once the Student was working and earning $55,000 per year. The 2017 Budget is set to change this threshold down to $42,000, from July 2018. Repayments will begin… Read the rest

Australian University Loan Repayments

Repayments for Students Loans were set to commence once the Student was working and earning $55,000 per year. The 2017 Budget is set to change this threshold down to $42,000, from July 2018. Repayments will begin… Read the rest


FEE-HELP and HECS-HELP Loans for Australian University

FEE-HELP and HECS-HELP Loans in Australia

FEE-HELP Loans for Australian University

FEE‑HELP is a loan scheme that assists eligible fee paying students pay all or part of their tuition fees. It cannot be used for additional study costs such as… Read the rest

FEE-HELP and HECS-HELP Loans in Australia

FEE-HELP Loans for Australian University

FEE‑HELP is a loan scheme that assists eligible fee paying students pay all or part of their tuition fees. It cannot be used for additional study costs such as… Read the rest


Australian Students: Domestic or International

Australian Students: Domestic or International

You’re a domestic student if you are: a citizen of Australia or New Zealand, or an Australian permanent resident, or a holder of an Australian permanent humanitarian visa. Domestic Students Pay Domestic Fees for University… Read the rest

Australian Students: Domestic or International

You’re a domestic student if you are: a citizen of Australia or New Zealand, or an Australian permanent resident, or a holder of an Australian permanent humanitarian visa. Domestic Students Pay Domestic Fees for University… Read the rest


Commonwealth Assistance for Australian Universities 2017

Commonwealth Assistance Options for Australian Universities

Australian universities are self‑accrediting institutions, and are responsible for determining the curriculum and content for the courses they offer. Most domestic students undertaking a bachelor degree at a public university are enrolled in a… Read the rest

Commonwealth Assistance Options for Australian Universities

Australian universities are self‑accrediting institutions, and are responsible for determining the curriculum and content for the courses they offer. Most domestic students undertaking a bachelor degree at a public university are enrolled in a… Read the rest


University Course Costs for Permanent Residents 2017 Budget

Changes to Australian Permanent Resident University Costs from 2018

Commonwealth supported places

From 1 January 2018, subsidies for Australian permanent residents and New Zealand (NZ) citizens enrolling in a Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP) will be withdrawn, making them fee-paying students.… Read the rest

Changes to Australian Permanent Resident University Costs from 2018

Commonwealth supported places

From 1 January 2018, subsidies for Australian permanent residents and New Zealand (NZ) citizens enrolling in a Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP) will be withdrawn, making them fee-paying students.… Read the rest


HECS and Permanent Residency

HECS Fee Help and Support While a Permanent Resident

HECS-HELP loans are available to eligible students who are studying in a Commonwealth Supported Place and are Australian citizens. Since 2005, most New Zealand citizens and Australian permanent residents are not… Read the rest

HECS Fee Help and Support While a Permanent Resident

HECS-HELP loans are available to eligible students who are studying in a Commonwealth Supported Place and are Australian citizens. Since 2005, most New Zealand citizens and Australian permanent residents are not… Read the rest


Education Costs for 457 Visa Holders in ACT

ACT Territory Education Fees for Children of Parents on 457 Visas.

The annual contribution payable by a family in the ACT on a 457 visa for 2017 would be: $9,320 for each kindergarten student $12,500 for each primary school student… Read the rest

ACT Territory Education Fees for Children of Parents on 457 Visas.

The annual contribution payable by a family in the ACT on a 457 visa for 2017 would be: $9,320 for each kindergarten student $12,500 for each primary school student… Read the rest


Education Costs for 457 Visa Holders in WA

WA State Education Fees for Children of Parents on 457 Visas.

In 2015 the Western Australian Government introduced a tuition fee for families on 457 Visas (temporary skilled workers) whose children attend public schools in this state. The fee is… Read the rest

WA State Education Fees for Children of Parents on 457 Visas.

In 2015 the Western Australian Government introduced a tuition fee for families on 457 Visas (temporary skilled workers) whose children attend public schools in this state. The fee is… Read the rest


Education Costs for 457 Visa Holders in NSW

NSW State Education Fees for Children of Parents on 457 Visas.

The 2016 Education Fee rate for a 12 month period (40 school weeks) of enrolment is: $5,000 Years K – 6 Primary School $5,000 Years 7 – 10 Junior… Read the rest

NSW State Education Fees for Children of Parents on 457 Visas.

The 2016 Education Fee rate for a 12 month period (40 school weeks) of enrolment is: $5,000 Years K – 6 Primary School $5,000 Years 7 – 10 Junior… Read the rest


Education Costs for 457 Visa Holders in South Australia

New Education Fees to be charged to 457 Visa Holders in South Australia

From January 2017, newly arriving 457 visa holders will be required to contribute to the cost of educating their children in government schools. They will no longer… Read the rest

New Education Fees to be charged to 457 Visa Holders in South Australia

From January 2017, newly arriving 457 visa holders will be required to contribute to the cost of educating their children in government schools. They will no longer… Read the rest


Average Ages per School Year in Australia

Ages and Years of Schooling for Australian Children in 2016

The average ages of Year 3 children in Australia, at the time of the 2016 annual NAPLAN tests (May 2016), were: State /  Territory Average age Years of schooling Average… Read the rest

Ages and Years of Schooling for Australian Children in 2016

The average ages of Year 3 children in Australia, at the time of the 2016 annual NAPLAN tests (May 2016), were: State /  Territory Average age Years of schooling Average… Read the rest


NAPLAN 2016 Education Results

Preliminary 2016 NAPLAN Education results

Summary data released today (3rd August 2016) from the 2016 NAPLAN tests demonstrate that, compared to 2008 (the first year of NAPLAN), there have been gains in all content areas (except for writing), but not… Read the rest

Preliminary 2016 NAPLAN Education results

Summary data released today (3rd August 2016) from the 2016 NAPLAN tests demonstrate that, compared to 2008 (the first year of NAPLAN), there have been gains in all content areas (except for writing), but not… Read the rest


Australian British Universities – Top Ten

The Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2015-2016

Rankings for British and Australian Universities, extracted from the THE Rankings University of Oxford, UK (2nd Worldwide ) University of Cambridge, UK (4th Worldwide ) Imperial College London, UK (8th Worldwide )… Read the rest

The Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2015-2016

Rankings for British and Australian Universities, extracted from the THE Rankings University of Oxford, UK (2nd Worldwide ) University of Cambridge, UK (4th Worldwide ) Imperial College London, UK (8th Worldwide )… Read the rest


NAPLAN 2015 Education Results

NAPLAN 2015 results: overall stable student achievement

The 2015 NAPLAN National Report has been published on the NAP website, confirming the initial findings of the summary information released in August. The report shows stable student achievement – relative to 2008… Read the rest


Education: A National Curriculum from 2016

Australia is getting Closer to One Education Curriculum  for the entire Country

Australian Education Council has endorsed Australian Curriculum in eight learning areas.

For over two decades, Australia has been moving towards a national approach to schooling, including a national… Read the rest


International Students in Australia

University Fees for International Students in Australia

International students are not eligible to access a Higher Education Loan Program (HELP) loan for their study, and must pay the overseas student fees charged by their provider.  studyassist.gov.au The official Australian Government… Read the rest