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Student Summer Diaries: Sahil from India

Join Sahil from India as he shares his international student experience in Melbourne, Victoria, touring the Great Ocean Road and exploring the Melbourne International Street Food Festival. Sahil is a student at Victoria University.  

Student Summer Diaries: Rafael from Brazil

Join Rafael from Brazil as he shares his international student experience in Melbourne, Victoria, touring the Great Ocean Road, Otways Rainforest and Degraves St in the Melbourne CBD. Rafael studied at Monash University.

Seven Tips for International Students to Increase Their Employability

This article was originally published on LinkedIn.  As an international student who came to Australia at the age of 17, I can relate to the difficulties faced by international students in finding an internship and work experiences in Australia. After working seven different part-time jobs while studying full-time, I discovered that  there are certain skills students…

Meet the recipients of the 2015 Victorian International Education Awards

Outstanding international students and Victorian education providers have been celebrated for their exceptional contributions to the international education sector at the Victorian International Education Awards. The Honourable Linda Dessau AM, Governor of Victoria and Minister for Training and Skills Steve Herbert both congratulated the Award recipients for their contributions to the State and its international…

Victorian International Education Awards Finalists Provide Tips for Life in Melbourne, Victoria

The Victorian International Education Awards celebrate the exceptional achievements of students in Victoria’s international education sector. Check out the finalists for each category and their stories and tips for life in Melbourne, Victoria. Victorian Student of the Year – Internationalisation Australian students recognised for their contribution to the international student community. Danny Ong What is your advice…

ReMINDer Resource Kit for International Students

Want to know the day to day information about living in Melbourne such as “How does the public transport work?” or “When do the shops close?” Thankfully the Multicultural Centre for Women’s Health (MCWH) have teamed up with two international students to help you find the answers. Tiffany and Yan from Monash University worked with MCWH to develop…

Meet Anjani from Nepal

Study Melbourne caught up with Anjani who is currently completing a Master of Social Work with Monash University. Read on for her experiences studying and living in Victoria.  Why did you choose Melbourne out of the whole world? I always wanted to pursue my postgraduate degree from the world’s best universities. I found there were number…

Launch of RMIT’s What’s your Melbourne style? Quiz

RMIT University today launched its new What’s your Melbourne style? quiz bringing together three key Victorian sectors – games, higher education and travel. Developed in partnership with Study Melbourne, and in collaboration with Komosion and Insider Foundry, the innovative quiz is specially designed for prospective international students interested in studying in Victoria. The quiz takes…

WINNERS ANNOUNCED! How Far We’ve Come Photographic Exhibition

We had hundreds of incredible submissions for the very first Study Melbourne How Far We’ve Come photographic exhibition and it was a very tough decision for our judges! Our winners and finalists below. All photos are being exhibited at the prestigious Ballarat International Foto Biennale until 20 September 2015. CATEGORY: BEAUTY OF VICTORIA WINNER  NAME: Weite Dai STUDYING: Civil Engineering at Deakin…