Australia mulls green light system for international student pilots

The federal government approved a plan submitted by South Australia to see the return of 160 students per fortnight on June 18, while stakeholders also anticipate a similar plan in New South Wales will also be approved in late June/ early July. The NSW pilot would bring 250 international students to the state every two weeks. The […]

Gov approves return of international students to South Australia

Under the plan – proposed by the state in early June – international students will enter the South Australia and quarantine for two weeks at a facility in the city of Salisbury.  “International students add so much to South Australia’s multicultural fabric along with...

International students eligible for emergency payment

In a statement, the federal government announced that those workers who reside or work in a Commonwealth declared hotspot, such as the one in the Greater Melbourne Area, will be eligible for the fund.  “This support is critical to help those in the community who are...

50% decline in international students for intensive English programs

In 2020, there were just over 37,000 international students that studied for over half a million student weeks at US intensive English programs. By contrast in 2019 there were just over 75,000 international students that studied for over a million student weeks. “The...