Student news


March 2, 2017

City Welcome Festival

Dear International tudents This Saturday 4 March 2017 from 2 to 6 pm Study Brisbane is inviting you to the CITY WELCOME FESTIVAL. This event is FREE at the BOTANICAL....
October 30, 2016

Are you ready for exams?

Well, finally the end of semester is here.Are you ready for exams? Great tips for exam preparation are in this link
October 27, 2016

Free MDA Workshop

The Multicultural Development Association (MDA) will be holding a FREE WORKSHOP tomorrow Friday 28 October at 1.00 pm at BRISBANE STUDENT HUB at The Edge (next to State Library at....
October 25, 2016

Train Service Changes

For those students who commute to the city by train, please note that Translink has published today an interim timetable due to shortage of train drivers. Make sure to plan....
October 24, 2016

National Ride2Work Day

Let’s celebrate National Ride2Work Day. Good for the environment, the body and our pocket!!! Read more here
October 24, 2016

UQ’s tenth Latin American Colloquium

Congratulations to University of Queensland’s 10th annual Latin American Colloquium. An event that fosters relations between Australia and Latin America. Now a staple event among the Latinamerican community and certainly....
October 24, 2016

Railway line to Radcliffe Peninsula

The new railway line for the Redcliffe Peninsula is now operating. It was officially inaugurated this morning the the Queensland Premier and the Prime Minister of Australia. We would like....
October 24, 2016

Enjoy joining a club

Do you really want to embark in something meaningful while being a student in Australia so that you can not only develop your soft skills such international relations, networking, etc....
December 18, 2014

Queensland Police releases an initiative

Queensland Police releases an initiative to assist people with emergency transport vouchers that can be used at night time from the Fortitude Valley Station.  Read more here
October 28, 2014

Helpful information from the “MIGRATION BLOG”

The Department of Immigration and Border Protection has an excellent “Migration Blog” which informs international students of different aspects of the student visa. Please visit these links which will help....
October 21, 2014

Students you need to obtain your TTCC card!

Full time international students can apply for a Tertiary Transport Concession Card (TTCC) to obtain a 50% discount in the fare.  This card is available to students attending university, TAFE....
October 3, 2014

Transport or the point of no return?

Safety out and about is imperative and can be easily practiced by simply being aware of your surroundings, especially when using headphones or speaking on your mobile phone. If strangers....
August 5, 2014

Home is your Castle

Queensland Police recently published a very useful and informative article on safety.  International students are to become more aware on safety and security.  Enjoy this article “Home is your Castle”.....
June 5, 2014

CISA conference in Adelaide (7-11 July 2014)

The next Council of International Students Australia (CISA) will be in held this year in Adelaide. International students are encouraged to attend the next CISA Conference. This is an opportunity....
June 5, 2014

Information on Skilled Migration

Students who are interested in applying for Skilled Migration visas, can find the fact sheets for these visas in this link
March 21, 2013

2013 WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT STRATEGY – AWPA

The Australian Workforce and Productivity Agency recently published the 2013 Workforce Development Strategy which not only concerns the workforce in the industry  but also the education and training sectors. http://www.awpa.gov.au/our-work/national-workforce-development-strategy/2013-workforce-development-strategy/Documents/FutureFocus2013NWDS.pdf
March 11, 2013

IMMIGRATION UPDATES FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

The latest Immigration updates regarding postgraduate study  arrangements and revised visa fees can be found below Post-study Work  Arrangements Temporary Graduate (subclass 485) Changes in visa fees from January 2013....