University of Western Sydney ranked Top 100 Under 50

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KOM Consultants are very pleased to announce that University of Western Sydney is now one of the top 60 universities in the prestigious Times Higher Education 100 Under 50 Rankings (2015).

Congratulations to the University of Western Sydney on this amazing achievement! 

UWS is now placed 56th among young universities from around the globe – this is a significant improvement on last year’s rank of 87, and an outstanding result for the University at just 26 years of age. …

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! …

Uni of South Australia Award Peter Gabriel with Hon Doc

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Hon Doc for world music champion Peter Gabriel

Just on 33 years ago, in Britain’s bucolic Somerset region, when the young, energetic and progressive rock musician Peter Gabriel performed at the world’s first World of Music, Arts and Dance (WOMAD) festival, he couldn’t have known that he and the co-founders of the festival would change the music scene forever.

The world music phenomenon has done more than expand the musical tastes of the mass middle class, …

Starting at James Cook University?

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For any students starting in James Cook University this February 2015. Here’s some important dates and events that you need to know!




Named after the British explorer Captain James Cook, James Cook University is Australia’s leading tropical research university and Queensland’s second oldest university offering excellence in teaching and research. Our main campuses are based in the vibrant coastal northern Queensland cities of Townsville and Cairns, …

Pharmacy & Medical Scholarships

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Pharmacy and Medical Science Scholarships –
application date extended to 13 March 2015

The School of Pharmacy and Medical Sciences will be awarding a maximum of two International Undergraduate Scholarships in each Undergraduate Program each year, to commencing international students.

As part of the University of South Australia’s commitment to students, they are offering scholarships valued at 25% of the total program tuition fees. The scholarship application date has been extended until 13 March 2015, …

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 ‘g’day’, ‘how ya going’ or ‘no worries mate’ don’t 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. …

Physio Friday!

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Today we look at the Bachelor of Science (Physiotherapy) at Curtin University!

Curtin University provides world-class education to over 46 000 students on nine campuses around the world. Their main campus is located in Perth, Australia and is the largest university in Western Australia. Currently ranked in the top 500 universities in the world, Curtin’s unique multicultural atmosphere means students experience a cross-cultural learning environment and prepares graduates to live and work in an increasingly global environment. …