Generally, from Nepal students applies abroad study after 12 and Bachelor level. After 12, they apply for undergraduate. In Australia, students can apply in following courses after 12.
- Certificate III
- Certificate IV
- Advance Diploma
Certificate III, Certificate IV, Diploma & Advance Diploma are vocational courses. These courses are available at Vet Colleges and Tafe Colleges. These courses are comparatively affordable than bachelor courses. These courses provide credit towards bachelor for example: if a student completes 2 year Advance Diploma course in Vet College, he can get 1 to 2 years credit towards bachelor. This means if a student gets 1.5 credit for his Bachelor, he will only need to study 1.5 years in bachelor. The entry requirements are also generally less for these courses. IELTS 5.5 or 6 can apply.
Students can also apply for direct bachelor courses. The bachelor course in Australia is normally of 3 years. The general entry requirement for bachelor level is 6.5 in IELTS, no band less than 6 and 60% plus in academic. Bachelor courses are generally provided by universities. However some colleges also provide bachelor courses.
In Australia students can apply in following courses after bachelor level.
Generally, post graduate, graduate diploma, graduate courses provides credit towards masters. The general entry requirement for Master level is 6.5 in IELTS, no band less than 6 in IELTS and 50% above in academic. The bachelor degree should be of 4years, However some Universities accepts 3 years Bachelor as well.
After master degree, student can apply for Masters (Research), Doctorate, Double Masters. The requirements are 6.5 in IELTS no band less than 6 generally & 50% above in academic. The normal length of Doctorate in Australia is 3 to 4 years.
Beside Above Courses, those students who doesn’t meet English requirement they can apply for English courses. However all cannot apply. For example: one of the College in Melbourne requires 5.5 in ielts in order to get admission in English courses.