Trinh Le’s Me Melbourne Story

TRINH LE IS A CURRENT INTERNATIONAL STUDENT FROM VIETNAM STUDYING A MASTER OF  PUBLISHING AND COMMUNICATIONS FROM THE UNIVERSITY  OF MELBOURNE. THIS WAS HER ENTRY IN THE MY MELBOURNE STORYTELLING COMPETITION.    A TALE OF TWO GENERATIONS Once upon a time, the Dragon King from the East Sea fell in love with the Fairy Queen from…

Temitope Adebowale’s My Melbourne Story

TEMITOPE ADEBOWALES IS A CURRENT INTERNATIONAL STUDENT FROM NIGERIA STUDYING A MASTER OF ENGINEERING IN ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEERING AT  RMIT UNIVERSITY. THIS WAS HIS ENTRY IN THE MY MELBOURNE STORYTELLING COMPETITION. MY FAVOURITE MELBOURNE STORY: A RANDOM ACT OF KINDNESS… When I am asked what my favourite story is about my journey and my experience of…

Sandra Frans’ My Melbourne Story

SANDRA FRANS IS A CURRENT INTERNATIONAL STUDENT FROM INDONESIA STUDYING A MASTER OF PUBLIC HEALTH AT THE UNIVERSITY OF MELBOURNE. THIS WAS HER ENTRY IN THE MY MELBOURNE STORYTELLING COMPETITION. HIS NAME IS BOB Victoria is the first overseas place I ever visited. Before came here, I was a little bit nervous of how it…

Iftikhar Arman Rashid’s My Melbourne Story

Iftikhar Arman Rashid Visual Category (Winner, Photography) ­                                                       This was a finalist entry in the My Melbourne Storytelling Competition.

Victoria Unplugged: Meet the 2016 International Alumnus of the Year Finalists

We’re extremely excited to announce that Study Melbourne has launched its first podcast series! Victoria Unplugged highlights the incredible stories behind the 2016 International Alumnus of the Year finalists in the Victorian International Education Awards. Vincent from Brazil, Huong from Vietnam, Kashif from Pakistan and Bart from Poland share their ups and downs, challenges and achievements, and the most Australian thing…

Mohammed Azhar Uddin’s My Melbourne Story

Mohammed Azhar Uddin is a current international student from India studying a Master of Information Technology at Charles Sturt University. This was his entry in the My Melbourne Storytelling Competition.   THE INSPIRATION OF MY JOURNEY SISTER The day I was born I believe it was neither my mother nor my father who smiled first. It was…

Line Sethnita Vana’s My Melbourne Story

Line Sethnita Vana is a current international student from Cambodia studying a Master of Accounting and International Finance from Deakin University. This was her entry in the My Melbourne Storytelling Competition.   MELBOURNE, THE BOUNDARY PUSHER Surrounded and inspired by many successful people who studied overseas, I longed to go abroad since grade six. I put…

Esther Kuok May Yan’s My Melbourne Story

Esther Kuok May Yan is a current international student from Malaysia studying Bachelor of Commerce at the University of Melbourne. This was her entry in the My Melbourne Storytelling Competition.   LEST WE FORGET My relationship with Melbourne began only one and a half years ago, which may seem like a relatively short time. However, in that…