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The Education Destination : Australia The Education Destination 2012
134 >AUSTRALIAN EDUCATION 2012 Western Australia (WA) is truly the authentic Australian experience. WA is famous for its long days of sunshine and brilliant white beaches. It has also gained global recognition for its booming economy, record low unemployment rate and advanced developments in science and technology. The capital, Perth, has a long tradition of welcoming international students and currently has over 48,000 students from more than 140 countries. Perth offers a unique learning environment that nurtures creativity and provides access to unrivalled academic resources and state-of-the-art facilities. You will find everything you need to achieve your potential...all in a city famed for its friendliness! Perth is nestled in a picturesque natural amphitheatre, bordered by Kings Park botanical gardens and the beautiful Swan River. For the past seven years, Perth has been rated as one of the world’s top 10 most liveable cities by The Economist. The city offers one of the highest standards of living in the world, and yet is more affordable than many other study destinations. International students receive a 40% discount on all public transport, and buses within Perth’s city centre are free for everyone! The Mediterranean climate, less crowded population and less traffic congestion have resulted in perfect blue skies and a pollution-free environment. Perth also enjoys a relatively low crime rate compared to other major cities, making its campuses, transport and city streets safe and secure. WORLD-CLASS EDUCATION WA’s education system is recognised around the globe as one of the best. Its five world-class universities and wide variety of schools, vocational institutes and English language colleges provide quality-assured education with flexible study pathways. The teachers and lecturers are dedicated, culturally-aware and often multilingual. The internationally recognised qualifications gained in Perth will pave your way to a rewarding and successful career. The State’s practical approach to education, guided by teachers who are experts in the field, ensures that you are taught the skills that are relevant in today’s ever-changing world. Western Australia Study in Perth and enjoy the benefits of one of the world’s most liveable cities, while gaining a quality education. Western Australia is a popular destination for international students. Above: Western Australia has a diverse range of experiences for international students. Image: WA Tourism ‘Perth offers a unique learning environment that nurtures creativity and provides access to unrivalled academic resources and state-of-the-art facilities.’
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