Capital city : Canberra
Area : 7,692,024 sq. km
Country code : +61
Language : English
Money : Australian Dollar AU$ 1 = NRs. 90.417
Population : 22.68 million (2012)
Famous for : Kangaroo, Opera House, Cricket
Australia is the country on everyone Nepali student’s lips at the moment. Incredibly popular and much sought-after, Australia is the destination to be for every second Nepali student desiring to study abroad. Australian education is world class and renowned and for years now, people with big dreams and global aspirations have gone to Australia to take advantage of their culture of innovation, and history of academic excellence. Attracted by the international respect Australian universities have earned a repute for academic excellence where foreign students count themselves amongst a new generation of graduates ready to take on the world. With a strong track record of innovation and success, you won’t be surprised to hear that Australian universities rank highly on world league tables, and their qualifications are well respected by employers.In the 2010 QS World University Rankings, 13 per cent of Australia’s universities were ranked in the Top 50 and 67 per cent in the Top 500 in the world. Their performance is consistently better than universities in many developed countries with higher populations than Australia.