April 29, 2015

Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships - Australia


The Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships offer support to internationals to undertake study, research or professional development in Australia. To apply, you must be from a participating country and/or region.


All recipients will receive:


  • travel allowance: $3,000 (provision to pay up to $4,500 under special circumstances)
  • establishment allowance: $2,000 (fellowships) or $4,000 (scholarships)
  • monthly stipend: $3,000 (paid up to the maximum category duration on a pro-rata basis)
  • health insurance for the full category duration (OSHC for international recipients)
  • travel insurance (excluding during programme for international recipients)

Endeavour scholarship recipients will also receive tuition fees paid up to the maximum study/research duration on a pro-rata basis. Tuition includes student service and amenities fees. 

   International applicants (undertaken in Australia)


 Category
Level
Duration
Tuition
 (up to)
Total Value $AUD
Postgraduate and postdoctoral scholarships and fellowships

Endeavour Postgraduate Scholarship
Australian Masters or PhD
Up to 2 years for a Masters
Up to 4 years for a PhD
​$15,000 per semester
Up to $272,500 (PhD)
$140,500 (Masters)
Endeavour Research Fellowship
(Including Australia
Cheung Kong and Australia India Education Council)

Short-term research towards an overseas Masters, PhD  or postdoctoral research
4 - 6 months
​n/a
Up to $24,500
Vocational Education and Training scholarships
Endeavour Vocational Education and Training (VET) Scholarship

Australian Diploma, Advanced Diploma or Associate Degree
1 -  2.5 years
​$6,500 per semester
Up to $131,000
Executive fellowships

Endeavour Executive Fellowship

Professional development
1 - 4 months
​n/a
Up to $18,500


                   For more information, please contact/visit your nearest JM Office today

Australian Catholic University - Australia


OET Prepareration Program - Melbourne Campus

The OET preparation course is a part time (8 hours per week for 10 weeks) program which aims to prepare students to take the Occupational English Test. The course focuses on giving students a clear understanding of the OET and its requirements while improving the four macro skills of reading, listening, writing and speaking. The course is organised around a series of workshops and mock tests to give students practice in the skills required to perform satisfactorily in the test.

Students will develop:

  •  Confidence and fluency in communication
  • The ability to communicate quickly and accurately in a clinical context
  • The ability to meet the language requirements for writing profession specific documents
  • Listening skills to cope with a range of situations within a health profession context
  • The skills needed to quickly read and comprehend complex articles.


NEW COURSES IN 2016
  • Master of Rehabilitation (Campus: Brisbane, Melbourne, North Sydney)
  • Graduate Diploma in Rehabilitation (Campus: Brisbane, Melbourne, North Sydney)
  • Bachelor of Occupational Therapy (Honours) (Campus: Brisbane, Melbourne, North Sydney)
  • Bachelor of Physiotherapy (Honours) (Campus: Brisbane, North Sydney)
  • Bachelor of Nursing (Enrolled Nurses) (Campus: Ballarat, Brisbane, Canberra, Melbourne, North Sydney)

NEW ONLINE PORTAL FOR STUDENTS

ACU offers students more than just a study experience. There are many extra services, activities and opportunities available to students at ACU, and DiscoverU is the new online portal through which students can access all of these exciting and enriching university experiences, in one spot. The DiscoverU offerings have been grouped together under five clusters – SportyU, HealthyU, ArtyU, WiseU and CommunityU – to make it easy for students to find the things that interest them and to
get involved in university life. From sport and fitness, to debating, choir and language lessons, counselling and academic skills services, DiscoverU covers a wide variety of interests and needs.
Many DiscoverU offerings are funded by the Student Services and Amenities Fee (SSAF) that students pay annually and the introduction of DiscoverU is designed to help students identify and make use of those things that their SSAF fees support. Visit the DiscoverU webpages to find out more and encourage students to explore the offerings.



                      For more information, please contact/visit your nearest JM Office today


James Cook University - Singapore


James Cook University (JCU) has become the first to win the EduTrust Star - the highest mark of quality awarded to a private school in Singapore. James Cook University is the only institution in Singapore to have earned this level of accreditation.

The EduTrust Star is given to an institution for excelling in all key areas of management and providing quality education services. Third party accreditation has always been a hall mark of our programs. Other examples include the Australian  NEAS (National English Accreditation Scheme) for our English program and ISO accreditations for a quality, environmental management and health and safety programs.


Intake for July 2015

Commencement date: 6 July 2015
Closing date for application: 25 May 2015
Reporting date: 29 & 30 June 2015
Orientation date: 1-3 July 2015


Open day 2015

23 May 2015 (Saturday), 11am – 4pm


                   For more information, please contact/visit your nearest JM Office today


Swansea University - United Kingdom


Swansea University Scholarship

Swansea University offer a number of subject specific scholarships as well as the International Excellence Scholarship.

  • The College of Science is offering up to £2000 undergraduate and postgraduate scholarships.
  • The College of Arts and Humanities is offering various scholarships at undergraduate and postgraduate levels.
  • The International Development Office is awarding over £200,000 worth of scholarships and each scholarship is worth up to £6000* for undergraduate study and up to £4000 for postgraduate study in any subject.
  • Santander Scholarships offer £5000 scholarship to students from Latin America


            For more information, please contact/visit your nearest JM Office today


Edith Cowan University - Australia


New courses will be offering from semester 1, 2016.

Bachelor of Contemporary Arts

Duration: 3 years full time
Course Code: Y81

Students will gain professional artistic experience through development of creative networks, production, studio work and exhibitions, combined with theoretical insights that engage with our current visual culture. Majors available:
  •    Visual Arts
  •    Photomedia
  •    Fashion

Bachelor of Design

Duration: 3 years full time
Course Code: Y82

Creative industries form an increasingly important component of the global economy and design provides a basis for using creativity to address social, environmental, economic and communication problems. The course focuses on the creation and exploitation of intellectual property through a range of disciplines such as Graphic Design, Games and Interactive Design, Environmental and Spatial Design and Animation.


Bachelor of Media and Communications

Duration: 3 years full time
Course Code: Y77

Bachelor of Media and Communications prepares students for employment in a range of professions that cater to the changing needs of our media saturated society. Majors available:

  • Broadcasting
  • Screen Studies
  • Public Relations
  • Media and Cultural Studies
  • Journalism
  • Film and Video
  • Advertising

Master of International Hospitality Management   

Duration: 2 years full time
Course Code:  L89

The course focuses on business and management principles that are relevant to the hospitality industry, and provides students with the knowledge and skills for a career in senior management in the international hospitality industry. The course includes business units as well as applied hospitality units, and students have the opportunity to undertake a four-month capstone internship.


Doctor of Philosophy (Integrated)

Duration: 4 years full time
Course Code:  J42

The Doctor of Philosophy (Integrated) is a new four-year degree with a foundation year of research preparation followed by a three-year research program.


                 For more information, please contact/visit your nearest JM Office today

April 27, 2015

James Cook University - Australia

Bachelor of Veterinary Science


  • A 5 years undergraduate course. 
  • Only available approximately 5 places for international students. 
  • Closing date (30/9/2015) for Feb 2016 entry.
  • IELTS 7.0 overall with no component lower than 6.5.

Bachelor of Physiotherapy


  • A 4 years undergraduate course.
  • Only available approximately 10 places for international students. 
  • Closing date (30/9/2015) for Feb 2016 entry.
  • IELTS 7.0 overall with 7.0 in three components and 6.5 in one component.

MBBS






  • Interview needed.
  • Only available approximately 20-25 places for international students.
  • The Prediction of Academic Achievement (PAA) sheet is to be completed by School Principal/ Vice-Principal/Guidance Offi cer or Director of Studies (or equivalent).
  • Closing date (31/8/2015) for Feb 2016 entry.
  • IELTS 7.0 overall with 7.0 in three components and 6.5 in one component.

Bachelor of Dental Surgery


  • A 5 years undergraduate course. 
  • Only available approximately 10 places for international students. 
  • The Prediction of Academic Achievement (PAA) sheet is to be completed by School Principal/ Vice-Principal/Guidance Offi cer or Director of Studies (or equivalent).
  • IELTS 7.0 overall with 7.0 in three components and 6.5 in one component.
For anyone interested, please apply today through your nearest JM Office!




Murdoch University - Australia


Murdoch University Scholarships

There are 100 scholarships on offer to international students which valued at $5,000 for their first year. 

Undergraduate Scholarships 
  • Highest average score from particular qualification in Murdoch University such as Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Business, Bachelor of  Engineering, Bachelor of  Law, Bachelor of  Nursing, Bachelor of  Science or Bachelor of Science / Doctor of Veterinary Medicine combined degree. 
  • Worth AU$5,000.
  • Deadline: 30 June 2015
Postgraduate Scholarships

  • Highest average percentage in final year of study undergraduate degree, who is enrolled in Master by coursework in each of Murdoch University's Schools.
  • Worth AU$5,000.
  • Deadline: 30 June 2015

Murdoch International Recognition

  • Solid reputation.
  • Internationally recognized as one of top 100 universities under 50 years old.
  • Placing of 60 in 2014 Times Higher Education 100 under 50 ranking, 
  • Awarded as 5-star rating for world-class facilities, internationalization and innovation (QS Star, 2014).

Alumni Excellent Award

  • Murdoch alumnus Mr Janaka Dharmabandu awarded the Australia Alumni Excellence Award 2015 for category of Business Leaderships.
  • Mr Dharmabandu completed Postgraduate Certificates in 2014.
  • First Murdoch Alumni network in Manila, Philippines.
Facilities at School of Psychology and Exercise Science
  • Cricket competition in ICC Cricket World Cup 2015




Monash University Scholarships - Australia


Monash International Scholarship for Excellence

  • $10,000 for a full-time study load (48 credit points), paid per year until the minimum points for student degree are completed.
  • Total average value of up to $50,000.
  • No application is required.

Monash University Leadership Scholarship
  • 100% course fees paid until the minimum number of points for student degree are completed (excludes OSHC, accommodation and living costs.
  • Based on academic achievement.
  • Separate application. 
For more information, please contact/visit your nearest JM Office today.

Monash University - Australia



Monash Comprehensive courses vs Monash Specialist courses 

How to differentiate Monash Comprehensive courses and Monash Specialist courses?

Comprehensive Courses are Bachelor Degree in:
  • Arts
  • Business
  • Commerce
  • Information Technology
  • Science
Specialist Courses are Bachelor Degree in: 
  • Engineering
  • Law
  • Teaching
  • Nursing
  • Medicine
More details please watch the video as given HERE

A new pathway into the Faculty of Science

Diploma of Science is now launching for guaranteed pathway into the second year of Monash University Science Degree Programs. 

In June 2015, student may choose to fast-track into Faculty of Science by successful completed part 2 of Diploma of Science in Monash College. 

Student can choose the subjects based on their future career planning and interest level such as Chemistry, Physics, Biology, Data Management and Psychology. 

Monash ranked in top 100

Monash University is ranked in 91-100 band in the Times Higher Education World Reputation Rankings 2015. It is the second time for Monash University in the Top 100 world ranking university. 

Monash Residential Services (MRS) - more than just a room 

MRS provides care, support and enrichment with each residence and to engage them in academic, cultural, personal, social and recreational activities. MRS gives the resident a feeling of a home away from home. 

The residents can enjoy free, on-site residential parking, access to a range of competition and opportunity receive Residential Advisor Scholarships for their second year living on residences. 

More information on MRS, please read as given HERE.

Live in the heart of Melbourne - Urbanest


Urbanest Melbourne Central is a brand new facility offering students self-contained, four bedroom apartments

It is only less than 10 minutes' walk to the Monash College City Campus which located at La Trobe Street. It is also close to public transport for those studying at Monash University Caulfield Campus. 

Monash College student has prior application and guaranteed accommodation at Urbanest Melbourne Central. 

For more information, please contact/visit your nearest JM OFFICE today.















April 21, 2015

KBU INTERNATIONAL COLLEGE- Bandar Utama, Petaling Jaya




Find out more about our programmes during KBU Open Day weekends starting from 

25- 26 April 2015, from 10am-6pm.

Extended Counselling Hours 1 April – 24 May 2015  ( Excluding Public Holidays)

Weekdays: 8:30am -6pm

Weekends: 10am – 4pm 

                               
                        For any inquiry, please contact/visit your nearest JM OFFICE today. 


April 19, 2015

Study in ADELAIDE Info Day April 2015

Please come & join us at three different area:
- Penang 17/4/15 Friday
- Johor 18/4/15 Saturday
- Petaling Jaya 19/4/15 Sunday

See you on the day!!!

For any enquiry, please contact/visit your nearest JM OFFICE today. 

Study in Adelaide 19 April at One World Hotel 1pm-6pm


Please contact your nearest JM Office for further information

April 17, 2015

April 16, 2015

Griffith University, Australia









Scholarships for International Students

Griffith is proud to announce an exciting new range of scholarships to support exceptional international students. Scholarships are available for high performing international students to undertake undergraduate or postgraduate coursework programs. These scholarships recognise and reward outstanding students who’ve excelled in their studies prior to, or during their time at, Griffith University:


Scholarships are also available to high-achieving students in our pathway programs at Griffith English Language Institute (GELI) and Queensland Institute of Business and Technology (QIBT):


There are also scholarships available to encourage and support immediate family members of Griffith students and alumni:






                    For any inquiry, please contact/visit your nearest JM OFFICE today. 

April 15, 2015

Expanded opportunities at Royal Roads University!


RRU Makes Positive Change for Successful Outcomes
Royal Roads University, in partnership with Study Group, is excited to announce the availability of Direct Entry into all on-campus programs, in addition to a wide variety of Online & Blended degree programs starting for the Fall 2015 intake. As the partnership continues to grow, Royal Roads and Study Group have collaborated on a number of new initiatives designed to further support international student success. With the new agreement, Study Group will be responsible for majority of the international recruitment into Royal Roads degree programs.

Direct Entry Undergrad (2+2 or 1+3):

Students who have completed one or two at another higher education institution can transfer to Royal Roads University and enter directly into year two or three of any on-campus undergraduate program:

  • Bachelor of Business Administration in Sustainability and International Business
  • Bachelor of Arts in Professional Communication*
  • Bachelor of Arts in Global Tourism Management*
  • Bachelor of Arts in International Hotel Management*
  • Bachelor of Commerce in Entrepreneurial Management
  • Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science
  • Bachelor of Arts in Justice Studies

*Available in an accelerated, 12-month structure

Royal Roads University provides world class education in a top destination to students looking for a strong career and a comfortable lifestyle in Canada. The 2 + 2 or 1 + 3 program options gives students an unparalleled learning experience by teachers who are experts in their field of study and take on real-world challenges through internships. Through the Post-Graduation Work Permit Program, students can obtain a work permit for up to three years after they complete their degree.

Direct Entry to on-campus Master’s programs:

  • Master of Arts in Intercultural & International Communication
  • Master of Global Management*
  • Master of Arts in Tourism Management*

*Available in an accelerated, 12-month structure

Students looking to advance career prospects with a higher level degree should look no further than Royal Roads University. The on-campus Master’s degree programs provide intensive professional training aimed to prepare students for the next level in their career aspirations.

Online & Blended Programs – Coming Soon

The Online & Blended programs at RRU are perfect for students looking for more flexibility in their study plan. With 4 options for undergraduate degrees and over 15 graduate degrees, students can study online from anywhere in the world, at any time during the day. Some degree programs come in a blended format, meaning that students may have one or two 3-week residencies where they will study on-campus at either Royal Roads University, or a partner university anywhere in the world.

ISC Pathway Programs

For students who need additional English language training and support, RRU still provides exceptional pathway options for every type of student.

English for Academic Purposes:
The English for Academic Purposes (EAP) program is a 1- or 2-semester program designed to provide intensive English language training for students entering into International Year One.

Transfer Preparation Program:
The Transfer Preparation Program (TPP) is a 1 or 2-semester program, ideal for students who academically qualify to apply direct to year three of an undergraduate degree, but need additional English language training.

International Year One:
The academic content courses of the IY1 program at Royal Roads University is now entirely delivered by RRU faculty, and students will receive RRU credit for their coursework.

Pre-Master’s Program:
The Pre-Master’s Program (PMP) is a 1- or 2-semester program ideal for students looking to study at the graduate level at RRU.

For more information, contact your nearest JM Office today!



University of Northumbria - London Campus - Dual AACSB Accreditation





Dual AACSB Accreditation.

Harvard Business School, Yale School of Management and Northumbria University… what’s the common link? AACSB Accreditation.

As the largest, oldest, and most prestigious accrediting agency in the field of business, The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) offers the “gold standard” for certification. Outside the U.S., AACSB accredits business programs across 40 different countries. Globally only 5% of the business programs meet AACSB dual accreditation standards for quality.

Northumbria University exclusively hold this dual accreditation in the UK, placing the school in the top 5% of business programs in the world.

AACSB accreditation is important because it ensures that students receive education from faculty who are certified, current experts in their field within a business curriculum designed for current and future economic challenges.
This means that employers invest in graduates who will have the knowledge and problem-solving skills that add value to an organization in a meaningful way.

Find out more by contacting your nearest JM Office

April 14, 2015

ACG Tauranga College (New Zealand)


ACG Schools Programmes available during 2015 

AUT University Certificate in Foundation Studies: 
  • We offer programmes of 5, 9 or 12 months in duration 
  • Fast Track: next intake 20 July 2015.  A five month foundation programme for students who have close to an IELTS 6.0
  • Standard entry: an 8-month programme which commences 20 April, 20 July or 12 October 2015 for students who have an English level of IELTS 5.5
  • Standard Plus entry: a 12-month programme which commences 20 April, 20 July or 12 October 2015 for students who have an English level of IELTS 5.0 
  • For students who have an English level of IELTS 4.5 we can provide a one term Academic English for Foundation course; upon successful completion students promote without an IELTS to the Standard Plus entry 
  • Students who commence a course starting:   
  • 20 April must commence their study no later than Friday 24 April 2015.  
  • 20 July must commence their study no later than Friday 24 July 2015. 

University of Auckland Certificate in Foundation Studies 
  • We offer programmes of 8, 12 or 18 months in duration 
  • Fast Track (8 month) which requires an English level of IELTS 5.5 or higher – next intake commences 20 April 2015.  Students will graduate in December 2015. 
  • Standard Entry (12 month) which requires an English level of IELTS 5.5 or higher – next intake commences 20 July 2015. Students will graduate in July 2016.
  • Extended Entry (18 month) which requires an English level of IELTS 4.5 or higher – next intake commences 20 July 2015.  Students will graduate in December 2016. 
  • Students who commence a course starting 20 July must commence their study no later than Friday 31 July 2015. 

Intensive Academic English
  • From 2 to 48 weeks
  • Students can commence any Monday 

ACG Senior College
  • A Year 11 to 13 school 
  • Delivers International Baccalaureate                                                                                                o Pre-IB (12-month) programme commences 17 July 2015                                          o IB Diploma (2-year) commences 17 July 2015 
  •  Delivers Cambridge International                                                                                                    o Next available start dates 20 April and 20 July 2015   

ACG Sunderland
  •  A kindergarten, Year 1 to 13 school
  •  Delivers the Cambridge International curriculum 
  •  Next available start dates 20 April and 20 July 2015   

ACG Strathallan
  • A kindergarten, Year 1 to 13 school
  • Delivers the Cambridge International curriculum 
  • Next available start dates 20 April and 20 July 2015   

ACG Parnell College
  • A Year 1 to 13 school 
  • Delivers the Cambridge International curriculum
  • Next available start dates 20 April and 20 July 2015 for most year levels 


For any inquiry, please contact/visit your nearest JM OFFICE today. 



April 13, 2015

Australian Catholic University


Australian Computing Society (ACS) Accreditation 

All Information Technology Programs at ACU is under ACS accreditation. 

Courses that accredited are:
  • Bachelor of Information Technology
  • Bachelor of Commerce (Information Systems)
  • Master of Information Technology
  • Master of Commerce (Information Systems)  
For any inquiry, please contact your nearest JM Office today. 

Flinders University - Australia

Flinders Medical Course gets Top Accreditation

Flinders University's internationally renowned School of Medicine has received the highest endorsement from the national accreditation body for medical education programs. 

The Australian Medical Council (AMC) has granted Flinders University's medical program a maximum re-accreditation of 6 years, with the opportunity for this to be extended for a further 4 years. 

Read full text, click HERE

For any inquiry, please contact/visit your nearest JM OFFICE today. 

Edith Cowan University, Australia


Master of International Hospitality Management

  • Starting from semester 1, 2016
  • First providers in Western Australia offers postgraduate course in discipline area of International Hospitality Management
  • Focused on business and management principle that relevant to hospitality industry
  • Opportunity to undertake four-months capstone internship
Specializations:
  • Human Resource Management
  • Information System
  • International Business
  • Marketing
  • Project Management
  • Professional Internship
Duration:
  • 2 years Full-time
Location:
  • Joondalup

New ELICOS Model

  • From 13th July 2015,  the AEP will run in 10 week blocks with fixed start dates.
  • In a year, there are 9 fixed start dates. (every 5 weeks instead of weekly)
  • It is designed to give students the best transition experience possible from their English studies into their academic program. 
  • Students will no longer need to provide proof of English proficiency (ie IELTS, PIBT English test) to directly enter their academic program (except for students studying Nursing where IELTS is a requirement). 
For any inquiry, please contact/visit your nearest JM Office today.