Australian Consulate-General
Chennai, India

Study in Australia

An Australian education equips people with knowledge, skills and networks that will last a lifetime – and gives every student that studies with us the foundation they need for a Future Unlimited. For information on studying and living in Australia, visit the official Australian Government website for international students, Study in Australia.


 The Australian Government currently invests over $300 million each year in international scholarships which, at any time, support around 5000 international students, researchers and professionals to study in Australia and for Australians to study, research and undertake professional development overseas. For more information, click here.

Australian state/territory governments and education institutions also offer a range of scholarships. A scholarship search is available on the Scholarships page of the Study in Australia website.

Endeavour Scholarship and Fellowship

Applications for the 2018 Endeavour Scholarship and Fellowship round will open in April 2017.

To view the media release by Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham, Minister for Education and Training please visit

For more information on the Endeavour Mobility Grants and the Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships, visit the International Education website.

Student Visas

For a step-by-step guide on student visas, visit the Department of Immigration and Border Protection's Student Visa site. Also read the information about Customs and Quarantine before you begin the student visa process.