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.

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…