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  1. Australia set to relax rules on student visas

    Posted Sep 26th 2011, 12:00am

    ... in overseas students, strict visa requirements and a strong Australian dollar. Starting next summer, the government will ease the financial requirement needed for applicants to finance their studies ... choose Australian universities may increase by 10 per cent, said Ada Tam Tsz-wai, marketing officer at International Studies Service Centre. 'The new post-study work rights will be very ...

  2. Chinese prop up Australian system

    Posted Jun 11th 2005, 12:00am by Geoffrey Maslen

    ... that global student demand for university study will more than double to 260 million by 2025. But, with a strong Australian dollar, higher tuition and visa fees, and shifts in the job market, ... Geoffrey Maslen Mainland student enrolments in Australian universities are propping up the country's education export industry, latest figures reveal. The number of mainland students ...

  3. US film academy in city to recruit

    Posted Jul 27th 2010, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... for two days last year. There will be more visitors this year as some parents lack confidence in the new academic system. The value of Western currencies like the euro and the Australian dollar ...

  4. Mainland numbers up sharply as HK turns back on Australia

    Posted Jan 22nd 2005, 12:00am by Geoffrey Maslen

    ... in Australia,' she said. 'There is also a growing number of associate degree or diploma programmes available in Hong Kong.' She also said the strength of the Australian dollar was putting off ... figures from the Australian Immigration Department show that the number of student visas issued to people in Hong Kong fell by almost 8 per cent last year compared with 2003. Overall enrolments ...

  5. A wizard time in Oz

    Posted May 14th 2012, 12:00am

    ... with more than 4,500 enrolments from Hong Kong in 2011, despite the stellar rise in the Australian dollar. Business-related courses such as business administration, finance, accounting, hospitality ... in the world's top 50. They can also experience the richness of Australian culture and the breathtaking beauty of its natural landscape. 'Studying in Australia promotes innovative, creative ...

  6. Comments undermine legitimate campaign seeking fair deal for NETs

    Posted May 04th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the Australian dollar was about 1:4 HK$. It's now about 1:6. The reduced exchange rate hurts. We live in a small house in Sai Kung and the rent keeps rising, believe it or not. As a family of four ...

  7. Mailbag

    Posted Apr 12th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... payments in Australia, and when I leave here, the money I've saved I will want in Australian dollars. In the almost four years that I've been here, the value of my earnings, in terms of Australian dollars, has decreased by about 30 per cent. The reason for this is the ever-increasing exchange rate. Apart from small fluctuations, the exchange rate has moved in only one direction. ...

  8. Finding the right fit

    Posted Jun 25th 2012, 12:00am

    ... for boys. 'One of the challenges has been the high Australian dollar for the fees,' Atkins said, although that had begun to improve. 'I think Australia generally offers a place close ... less than for independent schools. About 500 students head to Australian boarding schools every year. They appeal because Australia is in a similar time zone, and the flying time is shorter ...

  9. Courses at a glance

    Posted Jan 12th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... This programme consists of 10 units which can be completed in 2 1/2 to three years of part-time study. Fees Subject to review each semester and may change due to exchange fluctuation in the Australian dollar. Enrolment deadline Before January 25 for the February intake. Inquiries Benjamin Lo, Hong Kong CyberU, 37460880, enquiry@hkcyberu.com. Master of Security Management for Executives, ...

  10. Overseas student numbers declining

    Posted Sep 04th 2004, 12:00am by Geoffrey Maslen

    ... Asian market where significant enrolment falls have occurred from Singapore and Malaysia. Higher fees, the relative increase in the value of the Australian dollar, and changes ... overseas markets. A spokesman said the board had discussed 'the urgent need for a comprehensive Australian approach to ensure the sustainability of this important industry to the Australian ...




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