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Stu explains the factors that convinced international students to choose Australia to study a vocational course.
(VET) Vocational Education & Training
The survey covers Higher Education, VET, Schools and ELICOS course satisfaction in Australia for 2016.
Below info is specific to (VET) Vocational Education & Training results.
Survey covers information about arrival procedures, living options, learning and student support experiences in Australia.
In 2016 there were over 6,590 VET vocational course studying international students that participated in the survey.
According to the Australian Government Higher Education Experience of International Student Survey Results the overall satisfaction of these experiences was 87%.
Top 5 factors
Top factors that were most satisfying;
- Tie between support from Career Advisory service with a score of 94%
- and Personal Safety receiving a score of 94%
- Teaching and learning support strategies received a score of over >90%
- Quality accommodation was 90%
- Employability was 88%
And 82% of these students said Australia was their FIRST choice for overseas study.
There you have it quality of career advice, employability, support, safety and living environments plays a huge part in your overall satisfaction when studying in Australia for your V.E.T Vocational courses.
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 VET Experience of International Student Survey Results
Hope that helps explain why overseas students like you preferred Australia as their study destination for their vocational study over other countries.
So a question for you
What factors matter to you when choosing a country to study your vocational course?
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
Enquire about a course
Since these factors are awesomely convincing and you’re interested in studying and living in Australia for the duration of your study.
Fill out this quick questionnaire.
Only a few straight forward questions that’ll take 90 seconds tops.
That asks about what courses you’d like to study, which school and which city you have in mind.
Together we can shortlist the RIGHT course at the RIGHT university and or college in Australia.
You can also simply go to our site www.stuzenter.com to browse courses that are approved for international students
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