Why Study in Australia?
Studying in Australia can be a life transforming experience. But to make the most of your experience it is important to learn about Australia’s higher education and research systems, explore the study and research opportunities available in Australia and gain a broad introduction to life in Australia before you go.
When you study in Australia it is a great opportunity to make new friends and build your networks. During your studies don’t forget to keep your career plan in mind and make sure you get any support you need to help achieve your goals.
In your final year when you are completing your studies, it is important to revisit your career plan, be proactive in looking for job opportunities and brush up your CV.
You can find out more information about this and what reintegration support is available on your return to Timor-Leste in the Coming Home section.
Tips from Students studying in Australia
'Make friends with fellow classmates, share information and learning, and don’t be shy about challenging other people’s approach or analyses. And don’t forget some States in Australia can have very cold weather! […]
Ambitions of students studying in Australia
My aim is to work in Engineering on return home and apply all the knowledge I have gained from here towards a better future for Timor-Leste. I chose to specialise in water because of the lack of management of Timor-Leste’s water structures.