Posts Tagged With international students

International student stories celebrated at My Melbourne

Stories by Victoria’s international students took centre stage at the 2016 Melbourne Writers Festival as part of the My Melbourne storytelling competition, held in partnership with Study Melbourne. Parliamentary Secretary for Education Judith Graley gave the opening address at ACMI’s The Cube on Saturday 3 September where winners of the My Melbourne competition were announced. The event…

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…

Everything you need to know about working in Melbourne, Victoria

Like many international students, you may get a part time or casual job to help pay your living expenses while you study in Australia. International students can work up to 40 hours per fortnight while they are studying, and can work full time during their semester breaks.   Everyone who works in Australia has the…

Preview your life as a student in Melbourne, Victoria with MyStory

While there is a lot of information online, Study Melbourne recognises that every student is looking for something different, and that it can be hard to visualise life in a foreign country. This tool allows users to explore education campus’s, sharehouse living and Victoria’s regional attractions to name a few, and build a personalised video…

Study Melbourne’s Ultimate Day in Victoria

Study Melbourne recently held a Facebook competition to celebrate the end of the academic year, asking international students what their Ultimate Day in Victoria would look like. We had five major winners for this competition, but since many of the entrants wanted to experience the same things – visit the Grampians or the Great Ocean…

Meet the winners of the Victorian International Education Awards!

Leading Victorian education providers, businesses, not for profit organisations and international students from countries including Poland, China, Indonesia and Brazil have been recognised at the 2014 Victorian International Education Awards at Parliament House, Victoria. International Student of the Year recipients will receive scholarships of up to $10,000 for study related expenses at a Victorian education…

The Study Melbourne Student Centre is now open!

The Victorian Government today opened the Study Melbourne Student Centre, one of the flagship initiatives of the Victorian Government’s International Education Strategy for Victoria. The Study Melbourne Student Centre provides: A welcoming ‘drop-in’ place for students in metropolitan and regional Victoria through its centrally located position within Melbourne’s CBD, Information and prevention advice to students…

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