• Living in Australia

    Moving to a new country and starting student life again is an exciting and challenging experience. Being a student in a new country is more than attending classes and completing assessments – learning to use the library, eating, exercising, resting and fun is also part of student life! We therefore have gathered some information that can make student life in Melbourne easier here - the list is far from complete, please send us your tips/suggestions to make this section better!

    Australian Culture:

    Six Things about Australian Learning Culture You Need to Know

    Australian Slang


    Student Accommodation

    Renting in Victoria

    Setting up Utilities in Australia

    The Student Housing Company

    Understanding Violence and Respectful Relationships:

    Violence against women is now recognised to be a serious and widespread problem in Australia, with enormous individual and community impacts and social costs. Get informed about the facts on violence against women and their children, and bust the myths that excuse, minimise and condone violent behaviour.


    The Line website contains useful resources to help young people have healthy, happy and respectful relationships, and avoid behaviours that hurt, intimidate or diminish others.

Student HandbookSafety and Security