University is the highest level of education in Australia. There are 41 universities in Australia out of which 3 are private (Bond, Torrens & Notre Dame). Universities engage in teaching and research across a wide range of professional and academic disciplines.
Students who have a relevant qualification from another country or a Registered Training Organisation (RTO) within Australia will have their qualification recognised and can apply for Recognised Prior Learning (RPL) and finish a course in shorter time.
|Bachelor Degree||3-4 years|
|Graduate Certificate||6 months|
|Graduate Diploma||12 months
|Masters (Coursework/Research)||1-2 years
|Doctoral Degree||3-4 years|
Students can apply for permanent residency after completing certain courses at university.