OVERSEAS EDUCATION

  • Australia world's most expensive for international students, India cheapest September 11, 2014

    Sydney: Australia is the most expensive place for an international student to attend university, ahead of Singapore and the United States, with India the cheapest, a study showed. The research report by banking giant HSBC, which surveyed 15 countries, said an overseas student would need US $42,000 a year to meet...
  • Falling rupee: Pay more to study abroad May 21, 2012

    Mumbai: The depreciating rupee has been giving nightmares to not only the businessmen but to students also, especially those who are hoping to study abroad. For Pune's Pranaav Jadhav, a second year communications student in the US, the rupee's downfall has been a terrible blow. The higher exchange rates mean he...
  • New visa rules not targeting Indians: Oz envoy June 29, 2010

    New Delhi: Australia has toughened its immigration laws and has brought down the list of professions which qualify for immigration from 400 to 181. Students who are already in Australia will be allowed to complete their courses but may have to return after a grace period. Australia High Commissioner to...