Do you plan to study abroad in Australia or Canada but clueless on where to study?

Scored 6.5 bands or more and want to take admission in the 2018 intake?

Your search ends at Planet Education Fair 2018!

Apply to the world’s top universities with Scholarship in the 2018 intake at the Planet Education Fair 2018. Organized in 9 cities across India, Planet Education Fair 2018 offers personalized counseling from highly experienced international education experts and university delegates of world’s top universities.

Highlights of Planet Education Fair 2018

The study abroad Australia and Canada education fair 2018 helps students explore the various courses and universities best suited to their career choices, interest or aptitude. Aspiring international students can interact with admission officers of top universities in Australia and Canada for immediate response to all their queries on studying abroad.  Here are some of the remarkable benefits of attending the Planet Education Fair 2018 and how it helps the students make the right decision towards a successful global career.


Get on-spot admission offers, learn about the admission procedure, eligibility criteria and make a great first impression to secure admission into your dream university abroad. Process your application for 2018 intake on priority basis along with scholarships and application fee waivers for eligible students.


Meet one-to-one with university delegates for on-spot admission assessment and in-depth information on admission procedures, eligibility criteria, fee structure, scholarship opportunities, and different ways to fund your study abroad to help you evaluate all the potential options. Discover all the relevant courses to take your career the next level and give your global career a head-start.

Students get detailed information on university rankings, visa, scholarships and SPPs by Planet Education’s highly experienced international education experts.  By bringing together India’s best study abroad consultants and admission officers of top universities from Australia and Canada under one roof, Plant Education Fair 2018, is the great opportunity to find your career path on a global platform and build a beautiful future for yourself.


Know more about the various scholarships offered by different universities to help you fund your study abroad. Along with free profile evaluation, on-spot admission assessment and personalized counseling, the university delegates will also be available for on-spot scholarships worth $5000 – $25000 and application fee waiver for eligible students. Students thus get first-hand information and guidance by university representatives.

Go beyond online research and meet university delegates of top universities in person at the Planet Education Fair 2018 in your city.

The world of big opportunities is waiting, visit Planet Education Fair 2018 to give your dream of studying abroad in Australia or Canada a head start.

Applications open to leading institutions for the following courses

  • Business Management & Finance
  • Hospitality
  • IT
  • Engineering & Computer Science
  • Pharmacy
  • Biological Sciences
  • Public & Health Administration
  • Law
  • Medicine & Nursing
  • Art & Design
  • Mass Communication and more…
3 Most Popular Myths That Indians Have About Studying Abroad

3 Most Popular Myths That Indians Have About Studying Abroad

Want to study abroad but wondering if it’s the right decision?

Did myths surrounding studying overseas make you quit your plans to study abroad?

We’re busting three most popular myths around studying overseas in India. Read to know the real picture so you can be rest assured of taking the correct decision to study abroad.


Reality: Studying overseas goes beyond academics and hones your skills and personality. It helps you get out of the comfort zone and adapt to a different culture. Studying abroad is an excellent opportunity to grow both professionally and personally. With its practice-based learning, world-class academics and facilities, career-focused courses, and a global student community, pursuing higher studies overseas opens a world of opportunities for you. That apart working part-time while you study further helps you learn invaluable life skills. It helps you understand and discover yourself, your culture and your career in an altogether new perspective while offering you several opportunities, both at home and globally.

There are many successful entrepreneurs who graduated from top-tier business schools overseas, yet chose to return to India and start their entrepreneurial ventures. Be it Snapdeal’s co-founder Kunal Bahl, Saurabh Kumar and Albinder Dhindsa of Grofers, Radhika Agarwal of Shopclues, Naveen Tiwari of InMobi or Avinash Bajaj of Matrix Partners, they all returned to India to make the most of emerging opportunities in India.


Reality: The cost of study overseas varies on the location, university, course and duration of stay. There are many resources like scholarships and education loans as also part-time work opportunities available both on and off-campus.

Almost all the popular student destinations like Canada, Australia, UK, the USA among others provide various merit-based scholarships to international students which help cover expenses like tuition, boarding, travel and more. These scholarships depend upon the course, university or location of choice. Planet Education offers free counseling on all the scholarships available for meritous students and also guide you on the best way to fund your study abroad.

While not everyone may be eligible for scholarships, students also have the opportunity to work part-time while they’re studying and full-time during vacations, apart from the potential to work post study for two years post-study.

Australia for instance offers the highest minimum wage value of $18.29 apart from a student-friendly policy of post-study work permit for 2 years. Australia also has 5 of the top 30 student-friendly cities in the world, which offers you the chance to mingle in the cosmopolitan crowd, enjoy student discounts for low- livings costs and high number of job opportunities to fund your study abroad.

While studying abroad is comparatively costlier than studying in India, if you consider the Return on Investment (ROI) for your investment in international education, the benefits far outshine the investment. In-fact studying abroad is arguably the best decision that you can take in your student year. Planet Education provides personalized approach to every student to guide the student on how to best use resources and funds when applying abroad. Therefore it’s not surprising that since 18 years, Planet Education has sent more than 20000 students to study overseas.


Reality: Will my child be safe in the far-off alien land? With so much happening around the world, from Brexit to rising instances of terrorism worldwide, there is a common fear and concern among parents about sending their children abroad to study. International universities too understand the concern for safety and have strict protocols and measures in place to ensure safety of students at all time. Moreover they also run intensive crash courses, offer handbooks and have special orientation sessions for international students to help them acquaint them with the alien place and new culture. Planet Education on its part hosts special pre-departure preparation and orientation for students going abroad and their parents as also offers exclusive post-landing services to students that include:

  • Airport Pick-up
  • Accommodation
  • Internships
  • Resume Writing Assistances
  • Guidance on Work Permits/ Other Regulation

Choose India’s leading reliable and trusted international education experts:

Studying abroad is a big decision not just for the student but also for the entire family. It has far-reaching benefits and the potential to completely transform a student’s life, across both personal and professional fronts if approached in the correct way, makes it a decision that requires expert guidance and professional life. Planet Education offers you free counseling session with our international education experts who bring over 15 years of experience.

Visit Planet Education office today for free counseling to guide you to dream big and study abroad and explore the world of big opportunities.

Indians Lead in Overseas Education

Indians Lead in Overseas Education

International education is becoming more popular in India. A university education overseas is highly coveted and seen as a gateway to a successful and happy future.

According to HSBC Value of Education survey of 8481 parents across 15 countries 62% parents in India willing to send their children abroad for higher studies to popular overseas study destinations including Australia, Canada, UK and USA. With 51% respondents counting career success as the most popular goal parents have for their children, they aspire professional careers for their children whether in traditional fields like medicine, engineering, accountancy or law or even new age careers like Data Science, Computer Science or fashion.

Parents see the main benefits of foreign education as being. To help their child gain international work- experience (49%), Develop foreign language skills (49%) and Experience new ideas/ cultures (48%).

Indian parents are among the most optimistic of the lot, with 87% of Indian parents of the firm belief that their child will have a bright future. Further, over 85% say their child will land a great job, even as the world average stands barely at 68% and 62% respectively. 44% of Indian parents feel paying for their child’s education is the most financial commitment with 96% of the respondents agreeing that they have one child in paid-for education.

Similarly according to yet another industry’s leading report, the 2017 Open Doors Report on International Education Exchange by IIE, Indians form the 2nd largest group of international students in the US after China and comprises of 17.3% of total international students in the US. Surprisingly, India’s rate of growth has outpaced China’s growth and rose 12.3% in 2016-17. Top fields of study include engineering, business & management followed by Math and Computer Science, Social Science and Life Science.

While according to shared government data of 2016, there are a total of 86 countries where Indian students are studying with USA, UK and Australia leading the tray. Going forward, the student-friendly policies and post-study working opportunities together with the potential for immigration after studies will further propel attractiveness of pursuing higher education abroad.

Are you ready to Pursue Your Dream to Study Abroad?

Looking to study in Australia, Canada, US or other popular study destination? There’s no better time than now. As one of world’s fastest-growing economies, rising income of its growing middle class, and increased awareness of the opportunities that overseas education offers such as holistic learning, ability to build an extensive global network and experience a diverse global exposure, there is a surge among Indians to pursue overseas study. Helping you with best guidance and resources is Planet Education – one of India’s leading international education and coaching consultants since 18years. Give your dream to study in Australia, Canada, UK or USA the best possible chance with Planet Education. Call 07949041900  for free counseling and accelerate your dreams of a global career today.

5 Ways to Fund Your Overseas Education

5 Ways to Fund Your Overseas Education

Studying abroad is one of the most profitable investments in yourself?

It offers a rewarding experience but studying abroad is expensive. You need all the financial support you need to make it a smooth sail to your dream university. Wondering how you are going to manage around common financial challenges and fund your overseas education? Whether it is through your personal financial resources or through popular mediums such as scholarships or part-time work opportunities, we guide you through 5 best ways to fund your study abroad.

5 Ways to Fund Your Overseas Education


Did you know that Australian government alone invested $200,000,000 in international scholarships? There are so many scholarships and grants offered by Governments, education institutions, private and public universities to help you support financially with your studies. Since they’re earned on basis of merit, there is a lot of prestige and recognition associated with them and they add to your credentials. The different types of scholarships include:

  • Fellowships (Merit-Based Scholarships)
  • Academic Scholarships
  • Grant (Need-Based Scholarships
  • University Scholarships
  • Government Funded Scholarship
  • Program-Based Scholarships
  • Athletic Scholarships
  • Specific Scholarships (Based on your Ethnic Background/ Community)

With the rising cost of studying and living expenses, scholarships are the best type of financial aid as they take care of tuition fees, accommodation, expenses on food supplies and overheads.  Universities do offer academic, merit-based, athletic and creative scholarships it depends on your academic scores, co-curricular achievements, and the program you intend to pursue. Most universities have funding to help students fund their international education opportunity and you can access details about them by visiting the particular university’s website or better still contact Planet Education counselor to get everything about the scholarships relevant to you. Planet Education offers you best resources and guidance to make the most of scholarship options available to you.

Educational Loans

The next best option to scholarships, choosing the right education loan can help you achieve your dream to study abroad. You should see it as a smart investment rather than a student debt. Not only does it offer a flexible payment period it also helps you avail tax benefits. There are many loan schemes to facilitate your international education. Among the top banks are State Bank of India (SBI Global Ed-Vantage Scheme), HDFC Credila – India’s first dedicated education loan company, Canara Bank and Bank of Baroda. Student loans from PSU banks offer lots of benefits along with convenient ways to repay the loan post the course. The checklist includes:

  • Lending Bank’s ease of process and credibility
  • Interest Rates
  • Terms & Conditions
  • Clauses regarding person of authority
  • Collateral requirement

Part-Time Jobs / Internships

Studying abroad is a rewarding experience and working part-time to complement your study and living expenses further helps you fund your studies comfortably. Working part-time not only gives you hands-on experience of the industry but also serves as an introduction to a career or industry of your interest. It also teaches you time-management and other transferable skills as also grow your professional network. It is best to choose a part-time work opportunity that correlates with your field of study and more importantly does not burden or hamper your academic performance.

Popular student destinations like Australia, Canada, UK, and USA offer you significant opportunities to work part-time. Different countries have different requirements and rules, Australia, for instance, offers a minimum wage of $18.29 and allows you to work 20 hours per week during the study and full-time during vacations on the student visa. There is a wide range of opportunities in industries including retail, hospitality, tourism and others for international students.

Graduate Assistantships / On-Campus Employment Opportunities

Securing an assistantship on-campus within your university is yet another great way to fund your overseas education. Assistantships are usually offered for PhD programs and more common in STEM subjects. Assistantships require students to carry out specified teaching/ research activities and in exchange either receive a modest salary or waiver of their tuition fees from the university. Since these opportunities are available within the department, they are preferable than working part-time off-campus. Many universities offer international students, numerous campus employment opportunities on-campus to build employability as also find their studies in the known environment of the university.

Wondering how to get the best guidance to study abroad? Simply visit Planet Education office for a free counseling session with our education expert. Get all details and information that you want under one roof and give your dreams to study abroad a head start today.

7 Ways That Make An International Education Worthy

7 Ways That Make An International Education Worthy

Your decision to study abroad will impact your academics, career and even the rest of your life. An overseas education is very rewarding in various ways both personal and professional. It helps foster a global outlook and broadens your mind apart from giving your global career a head start.

Why Study Abroad?

Studying abroad may probably be one of the best decisions of your student life.  Employers are increasingly looking for graduates with cross-cultural competence and international exposure. Studying abroad is the best way you can acquire global skills along with opening a world of personal and professional opportunities. Discover 7 ways that make an international education worthy:

Overseas Education Consultants


Popular student destinations like Australia, Canada, UK, USA and others hold high reputation worldwide both for the education system and, as provider of higher education. Studying overseas programs in their international universities, Australia’s Group of Eight (Go8) for instance provides an excellent opportunity to pursue specialization in one’s field of study. With the hands-on exposure to latest technology, research and opportunity to learn from industry leaders not only helps you get more out of your advanced programs but also give your global career a head start

Compete in the Global Marketplace & Boost your Global Career

Studying abroad offers you programs that are recognized worldwide and help you compete in the global marketplace. The programs stand out for their deep industry ties, world-class facilities and more favorable culture of research. Whether it is in technology, business, humanities, social sciences or healthcare, design or others, top-quality programs from international universities help you stand out in the global marketplace.

Practice-Based Learning and Focus on Practical Skills:

Practice-based learning ensures hand-on experience in a learning environment as realistic as possible. It provides exposure to cutting-edge technology, so students develop knowledge and skills valued by employers. Deep ties to the industry and presence of industry experts as faculties ensure strong academic success. Thus you are assured not just of a job but a great career. The various part-time job opportunities, internships, industry exposure and post-work study opportunities enhance your skills.

Vibrant Campus Life

Studying abroad introduces you to engaging, vibrant and supportive campus life. The various academic, cultural and recreational club activities, co-curricular activities, apart from guest lectures, presentations, and festivals assist students in an engaging and learning environment.

Exposure to Different Cultures:

International universities attract participants from across the globe. The diverse and multi-cultural student mix and opportunity to work in global teams prepare you for a global career. According to a research, students’ age plays an important role in decisions to study abroad. Majority of prospective students of Gen Z youth (those between the ages of 13 and 18) choose to study overseas to seek new cultural experiences.

Fosters a Global Outlook & Learn Life Skills

One of the best things of studying overseas is its ability to teach you invaluable life skills. It offers you an opportunity to challenge yourself, push your comfort zone and grow as a person. It teaches you adaptability as you interact with different cultures. Studying abroad further helps you gain new perspective both personally and professionally. This allows you to look at yourself, your culture and your career from a global perspective.

Build Strong International Network:

Your university, alumni, diverse student community help you establish a strong international network. This experience and network goes beyond your classroom and outlasts the duration of your program. It also boosts your global career and employment prospects.

Foreign Education Consultants

Want to study abroad? Visit your nearest Planet Education office for free counseling today with our international education experts. The world of big opportunities is waiting!

Want to Study in Australia from Top 10 Universities?

Want to Study in Australia from Top 10 Universities?

Everything you need to know about top 10 universities in Australia, ranking, their USPs and what makes them your dream destination to study in Australia

Studying abroad is a great idea!

Well if you choose to study in Australia from top 10 universities? It’s not surprising…

Millions of students are doing it right now, studying in some of the best universities in Australia to experience a whole new world of culture, opportunities and choose a successful global career.

Australia’s is world’s 3rd most popular study destination and according to an International Student Survey of 65,696 respondents, 74% of the respondents said Australia was their first choice for overseas study and it’s not difficult to understand why…

Universities in Australia have a strong reputation worldwide and 95% of international students rank reputation of qualification from Australian universities among the top five factors for deciding to study in Australia. 37 Australian universities rank among the worlds best in the 2018 edition of QS World University Rankings and many more among the top 300 universities in the world.

Top 10 Universities in Australia

Whether you’re planning for the prestigious Group of 8 (Go8)– Australia’s leading universities or universities that offer outstanding niche programs, we’ve compiled a list of top 10 universities in Australia to make it easier to pick your dream destination.


UNSW stands as one of the world’s top 50 universities. Recognized as the university with the strongest links to the university, UNSW is host to some of the best award winning lecturers and industry leaders that ensures that its graduates are the top choice for the most in-demand companies. The University stands out for its innovative engineering programs and host among the most renowned engineering faculties in Australia. The university’s other major highlights include:

  • 36th in the world for academic reputation
  • 26th for employer reputation
  • 5 Stars + ratings across teaching, research, employability, facilities and innovation categories
  • 14th most international university in the world
  • Founding member of the prestigious Group of Eight (Go8)
  • 14th most International University in the world
  • Highest Research Funding: UNSW is the only Australian university to yield more than $100 million in government funding in 2016


The only university to be created by the parliament of Australia is located in Canberra. ANU consistently ranks as Australia’s top university and among the top 20 universities in the world. Top-notch qualification and an unparalleled education experience on and off campus apart, ANU helps you stand out in the job market and offers among the highest student employability.

  • Hands-on experience in places like the Australian Parliament, the United Nations, the Climate Change Institute …
  • Exclusive opportunities for travel, even in first-year through PRIMO.
  • The ability to get involved, make lifelong friends, and develop your leadership skills on campus.
  • Offers 5 star student to teacher ratio

ANU is more than just another university, it’s a learning destination where you’ll meet people from around the world, develop your international network, and get a truly global perspective on things.


Australia’s second oldest university, the University of Melbourne is considered an international leader in business, law and medicine programs. It is considered to be Australia’s most popular school to study engineering. The distinctive experience and curriculum helps graduates become well-rounded, thoughtful and skilled professionals.

  • Ranked No. 1 in Australia by Times Higher Education World University Ranking
  • Ranks 32 in the world,
  • The University of Melbourne stands at 7 in graduate employability worldwide

With over 12000 international students from 130 countries, the university has over 100 research centers and institutes.


With its state-of-the-art campus facilities and highly awarded faculties, UQ offers an outstanding experience. Popular for its programs in business and life sciences, it has an idyllic campus that is counted among the best in Australia. The research intensive university has a remarkable alumni network and offers a wide range of cultural, educational opportunities in its bustling campus. It boasts of 7 research institute and ranks No.2 in the prestigious Nature index. Its accomplishments include:

  • 41st in performance ranking of scientific papers of world universities
  • 45th best global universities league table
  • 47th in the QS world university ranking
  • 55th Academic ranking of World universities
  • 65th by Times Higher Education World University Ranking


The University of Sydney has one of the most beautiful university campuses in the world and offers the widest range of courses of any Australian University. Ranked 1st in Australia and 4th in the world for graduate employability, University of Sydney offers a vibrant campus life and world-class facilities. It also ranks among the best universities in the Asia Pacific by Times Higher Education.


Ranked in the top 1 percent of world universities, Monash University is among the top 100 universities and ranked 21st in the Times Higher Education World Universities Rankings. Monash University stands out for its career-focused degrees, high academic standards and research. The distinctive experience offers more study options, more research projects and more international exchange programs for a broader education experience helps foster a truly global outlook and


Stand out with a degree from UWA, its vibrant student life and globally recognized course structure. A member of the prestigious Group of Eight Australian universities, UWA is considered the fastest rising university in the world. It ranks No.1 for student demand, graduate starting salaries, research intensity and research grants. With 7 of its subjects ranked in world’s top 50, the research-intensive institution is one of only two Australian members of the Worldwide Universities Network. Major highlights include:

  • #1 in Western Australia for Graduate Employability
  • Ranks #1 in Western Australia and 87th in the World
  • 24th in the world for Life and Agricultural Sciences


Established in 1874, the University of Adelaide ranks in the top 1% of universities worldwide. A member of the prestigious Group of Eight Australian Universities, It stands outs for its international reputation for quality research, education and progressive thinking. Ranked at 109 in QS World University Rankings, the university stands among the top 200 in all five fields measured by ARWU rankings. The vibrant campus culture and world-class facilities ensure that the University of Adelaide offers one of Australia’s highest quality university learning environments.


Australia’s No.1 young university is also ranked #1 in Australia and 8th globally in the QS Top 50 under 50 index of new universities, UTS is a contemporary and innovative university that offers career focused courses in vibrant campus environment. It stands at 28th among Australia’s most international university and is five star rated in the QS Star university rankings. Based in Sydney, UTS courses are renowned for their practice-based approach and a vibrant student life with numerous opportunities.


A truly global university part of Australia’s prestigious Group of Eight universities, the University of New Castle is renowned for its world-class research, deep and diverse industry partnerships. Ranked in the top 1% of universities worldwide, the global research-intensive institution offers internationally recognized degree programs. Counted among the world’s best, its highlights include:

  • Among the top 1% universities in the world and in the top 250 universities in the world.
  • 13 UON’s disciplines rank in the top 200 in the world
  • Top 8 in Australia for research ‘well-above the world standards’
  • Over 90% research at UON is at or above world standard
  • Top 10 in Australia for research income

University of New Castle (UON) has achieved an impressive five-star ratings for social equity, student retention, overall experience and learning resources.

Discover more about these and other top universities in Australia that specialize in the field of your choice at Planet Education. Get best and updated guidance and free counseling with international education experts with over 15 years of experience. Interested to discover options to study in Canada, USA, UK or New Zealand? From interactions with university official delegates to free IELTS coaching, Planet Education has helped thousands of people study abroad and explore a world of big opportunities.