Working or studying in Australia – Why is it so attractive?
Australia is one of those countries that you will consider as having the healthiest living environment in terms of career, education and social well being. It is full of both natural and man-made resources that make the country more valuable for people seeking for employment. Thus, the country needs a lot of work force manpower in order to make all these resources work out for them.
Since the country has a smaller population, the job sector is less ‘squeezed’ in comparison to any other country. The economic growth rate and the rate at which careers may be obtained is quite high in Australia, and this is why there are many people living abroad who are focusing on getting a career in this beautiful country.
Not only does the country offer a good working environment, but also a sound one in terms of education. If you are looking to pursue higher education in any science or arts fields, the country is swarmed with highly equipped colleges and universities that offer the best kind of education. They can lead the locals and the foreign students in specializing in the various careers of choice.
Take note that skilled labor is always needed in the country. As long as the student is qualified well enough in his skills, the government, private institutions and the corporate bodies are always on the lookout for such people. They will always provide more training that can improve the skill set of these professionals at extremely low costs.
Another group of people who are beneficiaries of the systems that run in Australia are those who earn as they study. Many foreigners that flock to Australia are in fact juggling studies and work at the same time. The good thing is that the country offers a top-notch transport and communication infrastructure so that you can easily split your time between learning and working to make ends meet.
Settling down as a foreign resident is quite easy actually. The formalities for a person to acquire a visa are not as hard as in other countries, and getting temporary residency seems like a straightforward affair. In addition, gaining permanent residency in the country also takes a shorter time than usual.
Schemes have been introduced in the country to make living easier both for local and foreign residents. One of the latest of these schemes requires that companies hire laborers for only a small number of hours in a day. This includes all the industries present in Australia, beginning from the IT industry to the food industry and to the management sector.
With an economy that is working impressively well, you will find that living in this country is more enjoyable than in any other country. The World Bank’s results concerning the country’s GDP placed it high above many of the developing countries. With a GDP of $1.2 trillion as of 2009, the country seems to have a stable economy which is good enough for anyone to live and work in. Universities, job industries and private institutions are ready to take in anyone who has the desire to be a skilled worker. Scholarships have been awarded and are still awarded to many students who would like to participate in the various learning institutions. So what better place than Australia to study as well as live in?