La Trobe University’s Big Jump In World Subject Ranking



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La Trobe University has jumped 72 places to 243 in the subject category of Clinical, Preclinical and Health, which includes dentistry and allied health.

The University is now in the 201-250 band, up from the 301-400 band last year.

La Trobe Pro Vice-Chancellor for Science, Health and Engineering Professor Robert Pike said it was an excellent result.

‚ÄúHealth teaching and research are among our core strengths at La Trobe and continue to attract global recognition,‚ÄĚ Professor Pike said. …

Macquarie University – New Accommodation For International Students



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Macquarie University – New Accommodation For International Students

Living among Macquarie’s vibrant community is one of the best experiences you can possibly have as an international student. Their accommodation is unique as it provides a balanced academic and social lifestyle among a supportive environment. Residents come from all over the world, creating a vibrant community where lifelong friendships are formed.

Accommodation at Macquarie is located both on and off campus and offers unique experiences for its residents. …

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, …

Macquarie University Hospital Gets A Royal Visitor



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Macquarie University Hospital is Australia’s first and only private not-for-profit teaching hospital on a university campus. It is located on the grounds of Macquarie University, next to the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, in innovation corridor Macquarie Park in north-west Sydney, New South Wales.

Modelled on renowned international university hospitals, the hospital‚Äôs approach to treatment is based on combining the best available knowledge and expertise to ensure patients receive a comprehensive and integrated service, …

Scholarships at Griffith University



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Scholarships for International Students at Griffith University 

Griffith is proud to announce an exciting new range of scholarships to support exceptional international students. Scholarships are available for high performing international students to undertake undergraduate or postgraduate coursework programs. These scholarships recognise and reward outstanding students who’ve excelled in their studies prior to, or during their time at, Griffith University:

  • Griffith International Undergraduate Excellence Scholarships
  • Griffith International Postgraduate Coursework Excellence Scholarships
  • Griffith International Outstanding Merit Scholarship

Scholarships are also available to high-achieving students in our pathway programs at Griffith English Language Institute (GELI) and Queensland Institute of Business and Technology (QIBT):

  • GELI Direct Entry Program (DEP) Scholarship
  • Griffith International Scholarship for QIBT Diploma to Degre

There are also scholarships available to encourage and support immediate family members of Griffith students and alumni:

  • Griffith International Family Scholarship

Check out all the pathway options that are available to you at Griffith University! …

Curtin University in Top 100 most International Universities



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The Times Higher Education (THE) has ranked Curtin equal 10th¬†in the list of the top 100 most international universities. The ranking is based on universities‚Äô performance in the international outlook indicator on THE‚Äôs flagship World University Ranking 2014/15 and takes into account each Institution‚Äôs percentage of International staff, its International student numbers and the proportion of its research papers published with a co-author from at least one other country. …

KOM & Universities Tour Ontario Colleges



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Thinking about studying in Australia or the UK?  KOM Consultants encourages all students to take advantage of the KOM-hosted free Canadian events.

Below is a list of upcoming University and College Grad Fairs that KOM Consultants will be attending in Ontario colleges this January and February.

If you are thinking of studying in Australia or the UK, come and meet us when we are¬†at your Canadian campus.¬† KOM Consultants always welcome students, …

Study in Canberra



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CANBERRA IS AUSTRALIA’S LEARNING CAPITAL AND HOME TO ONE OF OUR PARTNERED UNIVERSITIES, UNIVERSITY OF CANBERRA. APPLY TO THE UNIVERSITY OF CANBERRA FOR FREE WITH KOM CONSULTANTS.

Canberra is the meeting place for Australia’s biggest ideas and is the hub of national pride and collective spirit. Students in here have abundant opportunities to learn, live, discover and grow. …

A lesson in Aussie Slang



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Here at KOM Consultants we send a lot of students to Australia each year. It can be a bit of a culture shock, no snow and no Tim Hortons!!!!! And¬†like every other country, Australia has its own slang and way of saying things. When you hear someone say ‚Äėg‚Äôday‚Äô, ‚Äėhow ya going‚Äô or ‚Äėno worries mate‚Äô don‚Äôt be alarmed they are just being friendly. Here’s a list of some of our favourite top 10 Aussie slang words or phrases:

KOM Consultants¬†are the application centre for over¬†20 overseas universities. …