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More and more ANZ students are doing their postgraduate study at universities in the United Kingdom or United States. These universities and countries can offer many benefits to Australian students that otherwise they may not be able to get at home. We at Spark believe that this education can be life-changing. That’s why we want to help as many ANZ students as possible with their educational goals.

Firstly, the quality of education at these institutions is generally considered to be very high. The UK and US have some of the oldest and most prestigious universities in the world; each country has 10 and 34 universities in the Times Higher Education Top 100 ranked universities in the world. This success means they attract top-notch faculty and students from all over the globe – people ANZ students can learn from and study with at these universities.

Secondly, the international experience of studying in the UK or US can be incredibly valuable for personal and professional development. Being immersed in a foreign culture, making new friends from all over the world, and learning to navigate a different academic system can help students develop greater cultural awareness, adaptability, and independence. This is particularly true for specific courses that value overseas experience, such as business or law.

Thirdly, studying at a UK or US university can open up a wide range of career opportunities, both in Australia and internationally. Many employers view a postgraduate degree from a prestigious foreign institution as a sign of future success,, and are more likely to hire graduates of these universities.

Finally, the UK and US are known for their cutting-edge research and innovation, and studying at a university in either country can give students access to the latest developments and technologies in their field of study. There is a reason why 80% of all patents registered by Australians in the world come from overseas universities – Australians get success at these institutions.

In summary, postgraduate study in the UK or US can offer Australian students a high-quality education, valuable international experience, career opportunities and access to cutting-edge research and innovation. While it can be a significant investment of time and money, the benefits can be well worth it in the long run.

If you’d like to learn more about studying overseas and how Spark can help you achieve this dream, please reach out to our team at or

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