On June 12, 2009, External Affairs Ministry issued guidelines for students planning to study in Australia.
Here are the major highlights of the guidelines
25-point Foreign Office advisory asks students to make sure they were enrolling with the right educational institute and had enough cash to cover costs every month.
It is advised to keep in touch with the Indian missions, local Indian associations.
Do not hesitate in contacting the local police when in need.(Making a complaint will not affect your visa status)
Refrain from acting in a manner that might encourage crime against them.
Avoid flaunting expensive items, such as mobile phones, iPods or laptops.
Try not to be out alone late in the nights.
Keep your accommodation clean.