Curtin University has appointed Professor Archie Clements as its Pro Vice-Chancellor Health Sciences, commencing in April 2018.

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Curtin University has appointed Professor Archie Clements as its Pro Vice-Chancellor Health Sciences, commencing in April 2018.

Professor Clements is currently Director of the Research School of Population Health and Professor of Infectious Disease Epidemiology at the Australian National University (ANU) in Canberra. The Research School of Population Health is comprised of five academic units, including the flagship National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health (NCEPH).

He is also an NHMRC Senior Research Fellow, …

A Curtin University science teacher who's demonstrated leadership, professionalism & dedication for 30 years was awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award.

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A science teacher who has demonstrated outstanding leadership, professionalism and dedication over her 30 year career in education has been awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award at Curtin University’s Alumni Achievement Awards.

Dr Susan Barkdoll, an award-winning science teacher who now lives in San Bernardino in the United States, is an influential force in the field of science education and a leader of STEM education, who has inspired pre-primary children through to university-level adults.

Dr Barkdoll’s passion for science has benefited not only her students but also her local community, …

Curtin University's top 5 favourite reasons why students should choose Curtin University in Perth, Austrlia!

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Curtin University’s top 5 favourite reasons why students should choose Curtin!

  1. We are in the top 1% of all universities worldwide (ARWU 2017).

Additionally, Curtin University is ranked as a top 100 university in seven subjects in the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2017:

  • Mineral and Mining Engineering – 2nd in the world!
  • Architecture/Built Environment
  • Art and Design
  • Nursing
  • Earth and Marine Sciences
  • Education
  • Sports-related Subjects
  1. We offer a suite of attractive scholarships,
Curtin University researchers have found children who spend a lot of time watching tv have poorer & weaker bones which can impact their health in later life

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Curtin University researchers have found children who spend a lot of time watching television, have poorer and weaker bones in young adulthood which could significantly impact their health in later life.

Lead researcher Dr Joanne McVeigh, Curtin’s School of Occupational Therapy and Social Work, said the study examined the TV viewing habits of 1,181 young adults over their childhood and adolescence years and related these to how strong their bones were at age 20. …

Accommodation costs are a big worry for students when studying abroad. Heres a look at what accommodation costs in our partnered uni's

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Accommodation costs are a big worry for students when studying abroad, or when studying anywhere for that matter, and naturally so. You want to ensure your living situation is one that is comfortable, and affordable! Cost is a big factor when choosing to study overseas and after the tuition fee’s are paid and that worry is out of the way, your living expenses are the next factor to focus on.

KOM Consultants works with many universities in Australia, …

Our last webinar with Curtin University included a lot of information so we took out the important parts and made short videos for you!Enjoy

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Our last webinar with Curtin University was information overload. We learned all about the campus, the fact that there are 30,000 students in the university and 30% of that are international students. Think of all the different types of people you could meet there?!!

What we’ve done with this webinar that focuses on the health science faculty is take the important bits out and make short little videos that are easy for you to watch! …

We have great news! Curtin University have announced new international scholarships. Contact KOM for more info and apply for FREE now!

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2016 Curtin International Scholarships & Merit Scholarships

This is the best piece of news that we just love announcing, scholarship news!!! Curtin University have introduced their International scholarships and merit scholarships awards for 2016!

Applications open: 28/09/2015
Applications close: 12/02/2016

About this scholarship Description/Applicant information

Curtin University strives to give high achieving students around the world the opportunity to pursue their ambitions and gain a world-class education. Through the Merit Scholarships, …

Watch some short video's we've created for you on Curtin University. Apply to Curtin University with KOM Consultants for FREE!

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Curtin University in video’s!

We like to create lil videos for you that include some vital information that we feel you need to know!

Here’s a few video’s we created for you. It’ll take all of 3 minutes to watch them all!

How to apply to Curtin University

Applying to study at Curtin University is easy peasy! Just watch this video and then apply

Curtin University Accommodation

How much does accommodation at Curtin University cost you ask? …

Madiha is an Occupational Therapy student at Curtin University and she has some interesting Aussie slang explanations for you! Have a read!

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How you goin’? Here’s some ! 

That was the first question someone asked me when I landed in Australia. I had nothing to say besides “uhhh taxi?” He smiled, looked at me and said, “first time in Australia?” I had no clue what was going on but thank God he directed me to the taxi stand.

That was my first confusing and embarrassing experience where I realized that my time here will be interesting and exciting! …

The Times Higher Education ranked Curtin University 10th in the list of the top 100 most international universities. Apply to Curtin with KOM

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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’ performance in the international outlook indicator on THE’s flagship World University Ranking 2014/15 and takes into account each Institution’s 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. …