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International Student Programs

Initiatives to enhance and enable your University experience

Redefine your University experience and study pathway

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We look forward to welcoming you to one of the world's most liveable cities. At Melbourne, you'll be challenged, equipped, supported and inspired by some of the world's brightest minds.

We offer outstanding learning experiences for undergraduate and graduate international students and are globally recognised for our qualifications and graduate employability.

Unlock your potential with unparalleled industry-integrated learning and networking opportunities designed to set you up for success.

Expanded support for International students

The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted our university community and we recognise the significant challenges many of our current and future students are facing at this time.

We have increased our student support, health, wellbeing and career support services while providing further opportunities to connect with students and alumni across our global community. We have also expanded the number of merit-based scholarships we offer.

We want to encourage and welcome talented students to our community and support you to fulfill your potential, no matter where you live.

Find out more about our wide range of online student support services and resources to help you learn from anywhere in the world, should you need to commence study with us online and on-campus later.

View our student support networks below.

Undergraduate study in 2022

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Graduate study in 2022

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Helping to open doors with an expanded range of scholarships

We have expanded our extensive program of scholarships to support new and current students in 2022.

These include additional scholarships for new and current international undergraduate and graduate coursework students, starting from $5,000 - $10,000.

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Comprehensive student support programs

We understand border closures mean that you may not be able to join us in person right now. As such we are strengthening our student support programs spanning a range of mentoring, wellbeing and expanded career-support services.

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Student support networks

Melbourne Employability Accelerator

A digital experience designed to support your career journey including developing employability skills and understanding the global employment landscape.

Learn about Accelerator

Offshore Student Counselling

Enhanced counselling and psychological support to meet the needs of students based offshore and help their mental wellbeing.

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Peer Mentoring Program

Meet new friends, build your network, get personalised advice on uni life, and learn how to connect with support and enrichment opportunities at the University.

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International student webinars

Webinars for you and your family, designed to support your transition to life at Melbourne.

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Social breakouts

Make connections online with other University of Melbourne students from around the world, in a relaxed and fun environment.

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Academic Advising Program

In your first year of undergraduate study you will be matched with an academic adviser who can help you connect with our vibrant, diverse and inclusive community

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Connect with a global community

We are working to expand opportunities for our students to connect and engage with their peers and our community online and in-person. Our students have access to Study Melbourne Hubs which provide a shared, physical location for students to study together and access peer support and advising services.

Internationally recognised degrees

Whether you’re studying online or on campus, with proven career outcomes, our degrees are designed to meet the needs of the world’s rapidly evolving workplace.

Curious to explore our campuses?

Choose your own adventure on a self-guided virtual tour, or discover our new student precinct.

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COVIDSafe campuses

Find out about starting study at Melbourne in 2022, international travel, studying online, returning to campus and the scenarios we're working on with Victorian Government.

Read about our initiatives