Every year more than 600,000 international students enrolled to study in Australia. In this session will provide a better understanding of the preferences and expectations of international students in relation to accommodation options in Australia. The study is based on more than 3000 enquiry responses from international students from different parts of the world searching for accommodation options in Australia.
These enquiries were made before the students left their country, thus it showcases the differences between the student expectations with the reality of the Australian housing market. This session is a great opportunity to better understand the preferences international students in the important topic of student accommodation.
Learning objectives: This session will equip audiences to understand the preferences of international students in Australia regarding accommodation options to support their recruitment and learn student support strategies. In addition, we will illustrate how the use of data can assist education providers to understand the differences between the student expectations with the reality of the Australian housing market.