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Cairns is a bicycle-friendly city

Cairns is a bicycle-friendly city

Cairns is a bicycle-friendly city The city of Cairns has a comprehensive network of walking and cycling paths connecting the southern and northern suburbs with the CBD. With over 450km of off-road paths as well as many on-road bike lanes, Cairns Regional Council has...

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Working in Australia – Do you know your rights?

Working in Australia – Do you know your rights?

Working in Australia – Do you know your rights? The Fair Work Ombudsman (FWO) has detailed information for visa holders, including international students, covering basic workplace relations information, common issues faced by students, such as unpaid work and the...

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Student Stories: Davinda Kumar is Far from Home

Student Stories: Davinda Kumar is Far from Home

Student Stories: Davinda Kumar is Far from Home Davinder Kumar is studying a Diploma of Nursing at TAFE NQ Cairns. An enthusiastic student, he is full of energy and compassion. Davinder features in a new series of international student stories called Student Life: Far...

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Study QLD open day at ICEF Berlin

Study QLD open day at ICEF Berlin

Study QLD open day at ICEF Berlin The ICEF Berlin Workshop, (29 – 31 October 2017) is the leading international education focused networking forum and a must-attend event for all industry professionals. Study Queensland will hold an open day on 1 November 2017 and...

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University rankings important to students

University rankings important to students

University rankings are important to students An annual survey of prospective international students finds that international university rankings remain an important decision factor for about 25% of respondents. It has long been held that global university rankings...

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CCEB wins QLD Export Award

CCEB wins QLD Export Award

Cairns College of English and Business wins QLD Export Award Cairns College of English and Business has won a prestigious Premier of Queensland’s Export Awards 2017 in the education category. Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has congratulated the education provider on...

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International Student Survey

International Student Survey

Education Institutions invited to take part in International Student Survey The International Student Survey (ISS) is the world’s largest survey of prospective international students. Each year Hobsons surveys tens of thousands of students around the world who are...

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Message to students English language skills

Message to students English language skills

Message to international students regarding English skills Contrary to some media reports over the past day, a new test is not being imposed to assess English-language proficiency among international students in Australia. Australian education institutions already...

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Student Stories: Jeongeun Kim from South Korea

Student Stories: Jeongeun Kim from South Korea

Student Stories: Jeongeun Kim from South Korea What made you decide to study in Cairns? Good course and reasonable price How long have you been in Cairns? Three years What institution/college are you currently studying at? What courses are you studying? I'm studying...

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Student stories: Erick from DRC

Student stories: Erick from DRC

Student Stories: Erick from Democratic Republic of the Congo What made you decide to study in Cairns? Because my family reside in Cairns and choice of University (James Cook University). How long have you been in Cairns? Seven years. What institution/college are you...

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