International Student Support
We assist international students by linking them to support systems that can further help them navigate study spaces, networking and job opportunities
VicWISE: Victorian Working Group on International Student Employability
VicWISE – the Victorian Working group on International Student Employability is a non-profit association with a single mission: To help International Students unlock opportunities for Employment.
The Working group consists of all the 8 major Universities in Melbourne, Victorian TAFEs, Private Colleges and a number of employers who are all passionate about championing employability for international students.
The VicWISE mission is founded on 4 guiding principles:
1. Promoting international student employability – helping employers unlock a dynamic talent pool of skilful, loyal and resilient employees.
2. Advocating for international students – empowering students adjust and overcomes barriers to employment in Australia.
3. Supporting the higher educator sector – working closely with education providers to help their students achieve employment in Australia.
4. Collaborating with industry and government partners – fostering greater participation amongst key employers in unleashing this engine of growth and innovation.
Study Melbourne is a Victorian Government initiative providing support and information to this community of international students, helping them have the best possible time while studying and living in Victoria.
It offers a year-round program of free events and confidential support services provided by the Study Melbourne Student Centre – the first centre of its kind in Australia.
At the award-winning Study Melbourne Student Centre access free support, information and contacts to help you enjoy living and studying in Victoria.
On March 24, Australia India Institute is hosting its first travelling chai of 2020 with Study Melbourne at their centre. If you’re a new student in Melbourne or are looking to connect & network with other students – this is the perfect opportunity for you.
Register for Travelling Chai for this free event.