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CISA National Conference recognised by International Student Welfare Grants

Minister for International Education Steve Herbert has announced the CISA National Conference as a recipient of the Victorian Government’s International Student Welfare Grants. The International Student Welfare Grants provide funding of up to $50,000 per year to organisations delivering projects that improve the experience and welfare of international students in Victoria. As a result of…

John Cuestaquintero – Colombia

“Colombia es un país en desarrollo, y está abriendo sus puertas a nuevas empresas internacionales y a la gente en general. Esto implica que todos los profesionales colombianos tienen que aprender inglés para ser dinámicos y exitosos y estar al nivel del entorno mundializado de hoy. En mi caso, las compañías más importantes del mundo…

Video: Four Seasons in One Night

Study Melbourne presented Four Seasons in One Night for the Virgin Australia Melbourne Fashion Festival (VAMFF) Cultural Program. Check out videos from the night below, and big thanks to our designers and Victorian institution partners: Yan Ho (Malaysia), Holmesglen Institute – Summer Yanxi Chen (China), Box Hill Institute – Autumn Connie Diamantopoulos (Australia), RMIT University Winter Kunuch…

All about the Engaging Melbourne Program: An interview with Mehak Sheikh

Engaging Melbourne is a program designed to allow international and local students to develop friendships as well as exploring Melbourne, developing professional skills and broadening social networks. Study Melbourne is supporting this initiative created by the Melbourne Football Club, which is broken into five main activities; intercultural training, city dash, hands on football, match day…

Meet Gary Lee – 2016 New Australian of the Year!

If you’ve been to The Couch at 614, a safe and free lounge space in Melbourne for International Students to socialise, relax, study, and seek assistance, or attended the Lord Mayor’s Student Welcome, you’ve likely met Gary Lee, one of the most well-known international student alumni in Melbourne. Gary Lee is the 2016 New Australian of…

Study Melbourne unveils Four Seasons in One Night fashion show

Study Melbourne took its first steps down the runway last night with Four Seasons in One Night, an exclusive show capturing Victoria’s love for fashion, international design and the contribution of the State’s international and domestic students to this industry. Part of the Virgin Australia Melbourne Fashion Festival’s Cultural Program Project Series, the event celebrated…

Student Summer Diaries: Dave from Indonesia

Join Dave from Indonesia as he shares his international student experience in Melbourne, Victoria, touring the Great Ocean Road and St Kilda beach. Dave studied at The University of Melbourne.