Life and Study in Australia


When you arrive, you’ll join over half a million international students from all around the world who are currently studying in Australia. You will be part of the Australia Awards network of scholars, academics and alumni that will help you build valuable knowledge, skills and links both in Australia and around the world. Through this network you will contribute to the long-term development needs of your homeland. The sections below will help you settle into life in Australia. It combines recommendations from the Australian Government with feedback and advice from many Award recipients who have studied in Australia before you. We think you’ll find studying in Australia a rewarding experience, and hope that you’ll enjoy your time here learning new skills and making new contacts with likeminded people.

Preparing to come to Australia

Arriving in Australia

Living in Australia



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