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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…

Announcing the Victorian International Education Awards 2015 Provider Finalists

The Victorian International Education Awards recognise the innovative institutions, companies and service providers that make a valuable contribution to Victoria’s world-leading education offering. The Awards also celebrate the extraordinary accomplishments of international students. To find out about this year’s student finalists, click here. Congratulations to all finalists. Excellence in International Education – English Language Training – Ability English…

PHOTO RECAP: Ballarat International Foto Biennale Meetup Event

The very first Study Melbourne How Far We’ve Come photographic exhibition has completed its exhibit at the 2015 Ballarat International Foto Biennale – see the full list of winners and finalists exhibited as part of the show here. HUGE thank you to Bunyip Tours for awarding our winners with a free trip for two to…

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…

Meet Harini from India

Why did you choose to study abroad? Having lived with my parents for 21 years, I realized that the life I’ve lived has been very safe and caged. In India, especially, everyone gets slotted into a certain category – academically, professionally or in terms of personality. I was always the smart girl who was interested in too many…

Meet Red Hong Yi: University of Melbourne Alumni turned Internationally Renowned Artist!

Many know her as the artist who ‘loves to paint, but not with a paintbrush’. One of MTV’s Instagrammers Changing the Way We See the World, Red Hong Yi is returning to Melbourne as keynote speaker for the Melbourne International Student Conference on September 27 and 28. Growing up in Malaysia, studying in Melbourne, working in Shanghai and now traveling all over…