Western Australia – It's Like No Other

20 December 2021

"Western Australia is an ancient, energetic land, brimming with opportunity ready for you to discover.
Share an adventure with family and friends, learn at our outstanding education institutions or work in our thriving economy.
Wherever the journey takes you, we look forward to welcoming you to Western Australia."
It’s like no other.

The Western Australian Government has recently launched its latest global campaign, showcasing Western Australia as an education destination like no other.
One of the friendliest and safest places in the world to visit and study, Western Australia offers quality institutions and programs, an enviable lifestyle and a wealth of employment opportunities.

 

With Western Australia set to open its border on 5 February 2022, we look forward to welcoming international students into our Western Australian community. 

Fast facts about studying in Western Australia

  • Western Australia stands out as a desirable place to work, with wages consistently above the national average.
  • An increasingly multicultural community, Perth has been ranked among the top cities in the world for best student mix.
  • Perth has a prosperous start-up scene with over 500 start-ups active in Perth. Canva and iiNet are well-known innovators which were established in Perth.
  • Western Australia is home to top-rated education institutions with more than 125 high-quality education providers, including schools, colleges, pathway providers, English language institutions and universities – with our five universities ranked in the top 40 worldwide in many subjects.
  • Universities offer accredited entrepreneurship programs called Launchpad, to help students continue to innovate.
  • Studying in Perth can provide opportunities to students for longer-term career options and migration potential. 
  • Perth’s status as a regional city offers an opportunity for skilled migrants to earn additional points under the Skilled Migration Points Test and enhanced post-study work rights.
  • Australian educated students are globally employable with courses recognised across the globe. 

We look forward to welcoming international students from 5 February 2022!

Find out how you can prepare to travel and study in Western Australia.

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