Every year about 30 thousand students from more than 130 countries of the world come to live and study on the Gold Coast. And there are several reasons for this. In addition to an excellent education, this city is ready to offer many benefits so that the years of study remain the best memories.
A world-class education for the international students
Gold Coast is famous for the highest quality of education. At the same time, in comparison with other regions of Australia, the majority of these universities are cheaper. Most educational establishments are actively engaged in research, in which students are also involved. And the infrastructure of the campuses is technologically equipped and simply magnificent. Here you can get a bachelor's or master's degree in business, management, media design, education, public health, and so on.
The most famous and prestigious universities on the Gold Coast are Bond University, Envirotech, Griffith University, and Southern Cross University.
Is it expensive?
Compared to life and studying in the capital of Australia, no. The cost of renting an apartment, and spending on food and other needs are more affordable. According to the statistics, accommodation prices will be approximately A$197/week for a shared room, A$230/week for a single room, and A$368/week for an entire place. For A$300-500/week, you can live on a university campus. This cost usually includes food and internet. As for tuition fees at public universities, they are significantly lower than in Sydney and Melbourne.
Surfing after lectures
For many students, the Gold Coast is an opportunity to combine study with recreation and entertainment. There is a pleasant subtropical climate, gorgeous beaches, surfing, and national parks. 300 days of sunshine a year and 57 km of the beach is a nice bonus to study, isn't it? The Gold Coast is also famous for its festivals, sporting events, and nightlife. For example, the Australian Beach Volleyball Tour takes place annually on the