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Stu explains the factors that convinced international students to choose Australia as the country to study.
Overall Tertiary Student Experience
The survey covers Higher Education, VET and ELICOS course satisfaction in Australia for 2016.
Below info is results for the Tertiary student experience.
The survey captures information about international students living, learning and support experiences in Australia.
In 2016 over 65,000 international students participated in the survey, which was the biggest so far.
According to the Australian Government International Student Survey Results reputation continued to play a huge factor just like it did in 2014 (the survey runs every 2 years).
74% of respondents said Australia was their FIRST choice for overseas study.
Top 5 factors
Top factors for international students deciding to study in Australia were;
- 95% said – reputation of chosen qualification
- 94% reputation of Australia’s education system
- 93% personal safety and security
- 92% reputation of chosen institution
- and with another score of 92% quality of research
Every 2 years
Every 2 years since 2010, Department of Education and Training has funded this survey.
To understand international students needs and satisfaction and why they chose Australia as a destination of study.
For more details you can access the INFOGRAPHIC for 2016 Overall Tertiary International Student Survey Results
Hope that helps explain why overseas students like you preferred Australia as their study destination for their tertiary study over other countries.
So a question for you
What factors matter to you when choosing a country to study at?
Leave comments below and start or join the conversation.
As always if you have any further questions ask away and I’ll post an answer so our community with similar questions can also benefit!
Stu and Bazza
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