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PUBLISHED : Saturday, 16 June, 2007, 12:00am
UPDATED : Saturday, 16 June, 2007, 12:00am

Australia


IDP Education Australia


An independent service owned by Australian universities, with information on 1,000-plus institutions, including schools, English-language colleges, universities and training institutes. Free counselling and application services. Tel 2827 6362, www.idp.com/hongkong


www.studyinAustralia.gov.au


Government website which includes information on Australia's education system and a database of schools.


www.homestay.com.au and www.homestay-australia.com


Websites offering information on homestay arrangements.


Canada


Canadian Education Centre


Organises seminars and education exhibitions. A resource centre on universities, community colleges and schools. Free student counselling services. Tel 2524 9668, www.studycanada.ca


New Zealand


New Zealand Trade and Enterprise


Has a large database of institution and course profiles. Tel 2151 3396, www.newzealandeducated.com


Thailand


International Schools Association of Thailand


A link between its 75 member schools and the Thai education ministry. Promotes exchanges between schools and is also involved in joint marketing of international education in Thailand and abroad. www.isat.or.th/home.asp


United Kingdom


British Council


Organises education exhibitions in HK, hosts information seminars and holds information about British study options. Tel 2913 5100, www.britishcouncil.org.hk


Independent Schools Council


Has details on all 1,300 member schools and offers advice on selecting schools. www:isc.co.uk


www.best-schools.co.uk Guide to the top 100 British independent schools, by exam results and university entry. At-a-glance fee comparisons included.


www.boardingschools.org.uk


Schools directory and guide.


www.dfes.gov.uk/performancetables/


Official exam and SAT test league table results for UK schools.


United States


Institute of International Education


New York-based organisation with an HK office. Hosts information seminars, education fairs and offers counselling on US study. Tel 2603 5771, www.iiehongkong.org


www.boardingschoolsUSA.com


Directory for information on US study.


Others


www.schools.com


Provides a link to the Association of Boarding Schools, a group of 300 boarding schools in the US, Canada, and other countries.


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