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June 23rd, 2017

UQ Dentistry graduate: from childhood refugee to award-winning dentist

University of Queensland Bachelor of Dental Science

A decade after fleeing his native Iran, Dr Hooman Baghaie, knows the importance of being able to smile. This is why the University of Queensland Bachelor of Dental Science graduate and childhood refugee gives back to those in disadvantaged communities.

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June 22nd, 2017

What do your music preferences say about your study habits?

University of Sydney psychology school

It’s well known that certain human behaviours such as eating, having sex or shared social moments lead to a release of the neurotransmitter dopamine.

“Dopamine is a very common neurotransmitter, sometimes called a feel-good neurochemical. More accurately, it is released in response to a rewarding activity, and its presence helps drive our motivation and reinforces the activity that led to its release,” says University of Sydney Professor Alais.

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June 21st, 2017

Uni Reviews ranks JCU medicine as #1 in Australia

Uni Reviews ranks JCU medicine as #1 in Australia

Recently, Uni Reviews ranked the top Australian universities for medicine, and JCU Medicine tops the subject rankings for Medicine in 2017. The program is relatively large (1,155 students), has the highest rate of satisfaction among student and graduates (92%) and produces solid job outcomes ($65,000 indicative graduate salary).

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June 20th, 2017

Monash University offers $4000 relocation grant for international pharmacy students

Monash University offers $4000 relocation grant for international pharmacy students

Studying pharmacy at Monash University not only offers you the chance to experience life in another country, but it also gives you the opportunity to qualify as a pharmacist much more quickly than you would in Canada and begin your career earlier. If studying at the number 1 pharmacy school in Australia isn’t enough, Monash also offers a $4,000 relocation grant to all ​international pharmacy students. 

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June 19th, 2017

If you earn a dentistry degree from an Australian dental school, is it valid in Canada?

If you earn a dentistry degree from an Australian dental school, is it valid in Canada?

If you earn a dentistry degree from an Australian dental school, is it valid in Canada? Absolutely! Since 2010, there has been a reciprocal agreement between Canada and Australia allowing international graduates of accredited dentistry programs from both countries to be considered the same as domestic graduates.

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June 16th, 2017

Fighting fires with Bond physiotherapy students

Bond Physiotherapy students have the unique opportunity to be placed in tactical environments for rehabilitation training during their degree. Here, Bond DPT student Adam Walker takes part in measuring rehydration levels in firefighters as they fight fire!

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June 15th, 2017

University of Queensland cements global top-tier status with rise in QS table

University of Queensland cements global top-tier status with rise in QS table

UQ’s placing in the annual QS ranking announced June 8 follows the university’s impressive performance in the prestigious Leiden ranking last month and a “massive result” in Australian Research Council (ARC) Linkage Project funding announced earlier.

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June 15th, 2017

Sydney Medical School boosting economies and rural medical education

Sydney Medical School rural medical education

Sydney Medical School’s long history of training students in rural NSW is boosting local economies and the number of graduates who want to work as rural doctors. Find out how.

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June 14th, 2017

Griffith University international scholarships up for grabs!

Griffith University international scholarships

Each year, Griffith University and its partners provide more than $40 million to support new and continuing students successfully complete their degrees through direct financial support. Griffith scholarships recognise remarkable students with outstanding academic achievements and the potential to make a positive contribution to the university and to the community.

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June 14th, 2017

Bond Law School offers free workshop for Canadian JD students

Bond Law School offers free workshop for Canadian JD students

Did you know Bond Law School offers a short course in Canadian Professional Responsibility to their law students at no additional cost? In order to help prepare their Canadian students for the NCA exam, Bond Law offers an extracurricular workshop each semester—Canadian Professional Responsibility.

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