Melbourne ranked best city in Australia for international students



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The ratings measure cities on their quality of universities, affordability, lifestyle, employment prospects and student community.

Additional factors such as pollution, safety, transparency and tolerance are also taken into consideration.

Seven Australian cities made it into the top 75 best student cities this year with Sydney coming fourth, Canberra (17), Brisbane (18), Adelaide (26), Perth (35) and Gold Coast (69).

Melbourne city received a perfect score (100/100) for student mix, …

Exciting New Scholarships At Deakin University



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New Scholarships

Deakin is excited to announce that it is offering two new scholarships for international students.

The Deakin Vice-Chancellor’s International Scholarship and the Deakin International Scholarship will be awarded to undergraduate and postgraduate students with consistently high academic performance and who have the potential to make a leading contribution to the University. The two new scholarships are the following;

The¬†Deakin Vice-Chancellor‚Äôs International Scholarship¬†offers successful applicants a full 100% tuition scholarship or a 50% partial tuition scholarship; …

10 Reasons to Live and Study in Melbourne, Victoria



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Studying is extremely important, however it is also important to take breaks, and taking breaks is easy in Victoria, as there are thousands of things to occupy your time! Victoria’s Capital City, Melbourne, is one of the most liveable cities in the world. It is constantly praised by those who live here and also visitors from overseas and interstate. The below list includes some of Victoria’s and Melbourne’s best features.

  1. Food: Melbourne’s great mix of cultures has created the perfect platform for diverse and delicious food.

Medicine Interviews for Deakin University



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Deakin University Medicine Interviews taking place across Canada.

 Interested in studying Medicine in Australia? Dr. Scott McCoombe from Deakin University School of Medicine will be holding student interviews across Canada for students interested in applying to the School of Medicine at Deakin. 

Contact KOM today to set up an interview!

Times and locations will be updated to the below schedule in the next coming days!

His schedule is as follows:

Contact KOM to let us know what date and city suits you and ¬†we’ll help set up an interview. …

5 Tips when Choosing Your Study Abroad Destination



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So you’re thinking about studying abroad?! You look at a map of the world and think, where to start? What to study?!!! Here’s some tips and things to think about when¬†choosing your study abroad destination.¬†

First of all,

Get some help!
I’ve been working within the education industry for a few years now, traveled and met many university reps to know that there is soooooo much choice out there. Having a wide variety of choice is great, …

Consider studying Medicine Abroad in Australia



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Did you apply to an Ontario Medical School  this year? 

 

According to the Ontario Universities’ Application Centre.

  • In 2013, a record number of 5982 eligible applications applied to Medical Schools in Ontario. ¬†Only 947 spots Medical School spots were available in 2013.¬†
  • ¬†McMaster University reviewed 4561 applicants for their medical school program. ¬†These applicants were fighting for 1 out of 203 spots. ¬†

Congratulations if you were accepted into a medical program in Ontario. ¬† …

KOM’s Australian Medical Schools still accepting applications



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University of Sydney’s application deadline has now passed for Sydney’s Medical School.

Some KOM universities are still accepting applications into Australian Medical Schools in Australia for this upcoming February 2014 intake.

James Cook University offers an undergraduate MBBS program which is six years in length.  You can hold a high school diploma and/or university degree to apply.  The application deadline is August 31st for the February 2014 intake.

University of Western Sydney also offers an undergraduate MBBS program which is five years in length.¬† …