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If you are looking for a high-level education to build a strong foundation for your future, Australia is the place to do it. Australia's educational standards are internationally recognised for our commitment to excellence.
As an International student or an Australian citizen living overseas, you can access a wide range of units and courses through Open Universities Australia. These courses offer you a commitment to providing a top-quality education to help you advance your career.
Studying through OUA from outside Australia can be a great way to get a degree. Before deciding to study from overseas, it's good to understand all the benefits and challenges.
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If you're an Australian citizen living, working or travelling overseas, OUA offers the flexibility for you to continue or start a qualification. Studying through OUA is a great option for Australians overseas.
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Studying online is a great way to further develop your English language skills. Before you begin, you'll need to demonstrate a basic level of English proficiency.
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You'll often have to sit an exam as part of your unit's assessment criteria. OUA Exam Services arranges most international exams.
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To make sure you get the most out of your studies, it's important to buy the required textbooks. If you're living overseas, you can just jump online to buy your international textbooks.
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Getting a degree from an Australian university while overseas can be an affordable option through OUA. If you're not an Australian or New Zealand citizen or a permanent visa holder, your unit costs will be based on international student fees.
Read International student fees for more information.