Global Innovation Study Tour

Would you like to be part of an interdisciplinary team of five that will generate an innovative idea, develop a detailed design of a product and pitch it to an international panel of experts from academia and industry?  We are selecting thirty students to be part of this adventure.  Who and What? La Trobe University…

Make Bosnia and Herzegovina your campus

The School of Engineering and Mathematical Science and La Trobe Learning and Teaching are organising a unique interdisciplinary project-based elective subject (15 credit points) open to all Trobe University undergraduate students in their third year of study (outstanding 2nd year students can also apply). International students are welcome to apply! Who and What? Would you…

Are you an international student leader?

The Council of International Students of Australia (CISA) National Conference 2017 is being held in Canberra from 3 to 6 July. It is a great opportunity to develop your leadership skills and capacity to represent the interests of international students. The conference is proudly supported by Study Melbourne. If you are interested in attending the…

City of Melbourne wants to hear from you!

The City of Melbourne is working with the independent research company, Colmar Brunton, to conduct this online survey with international students – and we would love to hear from you about your experiences! Your feedback will inform us about what we are doing well and how we can better meet your needs. Click on this…

National Volunteer week: 8-10 May

As part of National Volunteer week, International Student Services, in collaboration with CareerReady and Careers and Employability (Employer Engagement), held a number of activities, aimed at promoting and providing opportunities for both domestic and international students to seek and secure a valuable volunteer opportunity, as an adjunct to their university-based learning, contributing to their future…

Event recap: Completion of studies seminar

On Tuesday 23 May, more than 70 international students attend the ‘Completion of Studies’ seminar. Joint presentations were conducted by OSHC, Alumni and Careers who brought along an industry representative to give feedback on what employers are looking for. Students also participated in some really engaging sessions on how to write a good CV and…

Be aware: Work exploitation of international students

Are you aware of Australia’s minimum pay rates? The Fair Work Ombudsman help employees and employer understand and follow Australian workplace laws. They also help employees resolve workplace issues. The recent story on their News and Media releases praised the resilience of an international student, who gave evidence to the Fair Work Ombudsman and stood…

Registrations are now open for Semester 2, 2017 International Student Host Program

La Trobe International is currently recruiting students who are interested in being International Hosts during the International Registration and Orientation in Semester 2, 2017.International Student Hosts help to create a vibrant host program that supports newly arrived international students and introduces them to new people, La Trobe University and the city of Melbourne. It is…