Technical College of Western Australia
Perth, Western Australia, Australia
|Living cost||USD 1,144 per month|
|Student population||Small (1,000 or less)|
Taylors College is located on the ground of The University of Western Australia, Claremont. It is located just 3 kilometres from the main university campus, allowing easy access to the academic and social facilities offered by UWA. Students benefit greatly by studying on a university campus, set around large, open recreational fields and beautifully manicured courtyards.
The unique campus environment is conducive to serious study and inspires students to become motivated and self-assured in their journey towards academic success. With the main university campus close by, students can benefit from regular visits there, where students can use the library and join the Student Guild and sports clubs.
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Perth is a safe and clean multi-cultural city that is small enough to feel relaxed and friendly yet big enough to have everything one needs. Perth has a warm Mediterranean climate which is pleasant; it is the sunniest capital city in Australia with clear blue skies for most of the year.
Perth has a reputation for being a friendly, multicultural city and is perfect for a wide variety of sporting and leisure activities, including swimming, surfing, cycling, sailing, windsurfing, hiking and even whale watching. Quite simply, there is something here for everyone.
Perth’s Mediterranean climate also allows for a great alfresco dining atmosphere. It is common to find streets filled with cafés and restaurants spilling out onto the sidewalks, offering a wide range of local and international cuisine to suit all tastes.
Perth’s public transport system offers a fully integrated bus, train and ferry network, making it very convenient for students to travel around the metropolitan area. As an international student, students can also take advantage of a 40% discount on fares and free public transport around the city centre. Buses run regularly along Princess Road in front of the College, while the Claremont train station is a 15 minute walk away.
There are a number of accommodation options available in Perth, all offering comfortable, high quality places to stay during their study. The Taylors College Accommodation Officer will provide assistance and advice in helping the international students to find a suitable accommodation.