More than 200,000 international students choose to study in Melbourne and Victoria each year.
Study Melbourne works with education agents, educational institutions and a range of industry partners.
Working with our partners, we promote Melbourne, Victoria, as the ultimate study destination for international students and provide support and assistance to students once they arrive.
Explore our Industry section for all the latest information, resources and events to support your international students and the International Education sector.
For the latest information about international student arrivals into Victoria visit our Student Arrivals page.
Monash No.1 World Rank Confirms Victorian Excellence
Victoria’s excellence in taking world-leading research and developing life-changing medicines has been confirmed in a landmark ranking that names Monash University as the global leader in the field.
Peer worker project
The Study Melbourne Inclusion Program is proud to support mental health peer worker Elvis Martin. His pilot project led by youth mental health organisation Orygen in partnership with higher education provider Melbourne Polytechnic will help other international students living in Melbourne get mental health support.
Study Melbourne Research Partnerships
The $3.6 million International Research Partnerships Program is an initiative under the International Education Short Term Recovery Plan 2020-21 to support strategic international research partnerships, grow market access and strengthen Victoria’s global reputation for education, EdTech and research.
Investment in the Indonesian university sector
The report provides a broad overview of the regulatory and administrative requirements for foreign higher education institutions that are interested in investing in the Indonesian higher education sector. The report looks at investment opportunities in Indonesia, in-country service models and key government stakeholders.
International Education Sector Briefing
The sessions include market intelligence regarding new opportunities, student/agent feedback, competitor activities, changes to education policies and various Victorian Government business development activities.
Global Education Network
Victoria’s global education network promote Victoria as a study destination, provide market intelligence back to the sector, and provide on-the-ground support to Victorian education and training institutions interested in accessing new opportunities and growing their overseas business development activities.
Pathway to Victoria Scholarship Program
The Pathway to Victoria Scholarship Program will help our TAFEs and universities to build a competitive advantage in the global market, rebuild the student pipeline, and protect and grow Victoria’s international education sector.
Study Melbourne Inclusion Program 2021
The International Student Welfare Program is a Victorian Government initiative to fund projects that aim to enhance the experience of international students studying in Victoria.
Global Student Talent Accelerator (GSTAR)
In partnership with Practera, Study Melbourne recently delivered the Global Student Talent Accelerator (GSTAR) Shanghai, a premium four-week work-integrated learning (WIL) program with over July 2021 across 34 projects with more than 170 international students, both onshore and in Shanghai.
Study Melbourne Hubs
The Study Melbourne Hub is available for Victorian education sector stakeholders (including education providers, educators, EdTech companies and agents) to organise and hold different activities and events to support student or partner engagement.