Meet our students
Melbourne is home to many different stories. From illustrating fantasy novels, to conducting X-rays on gibbons or learning about rocket science – each one is unique. Hear from our students as they share experiences from UniMelb and beyond.
Remco, an international student who grew up in Bahrain and the Netherlands, now calls Melbourne home.
Ever since she was in Year 3, Bachelor of Arts and Melbourne JD (Juris Doctor) graduate, Mariana, knew wanted to become a lawyer. Today, she has achieved her dream.
Financial assistance through Access Melbourne re-shaped Jade’s university experience. She was able to pursue her passions, discover new ones and make the most of opportunities available to her at Melbourne.
Master of Engineering (Mechanical) student, space enthusiast and leader of change. These are some of the ways to describe Nami Rizqiandri.
Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) student, Hassan Andrabi, is a talented illustrator and music lover who enjoys learning and challenging himself. He is currently riding out lockdown in Victoria’s Mornington Peninsula, his home region.
For Bachelor of Science graduate and Master of Teaching (Early Childhood and Primary) student, Jessica Lee, the University of Melbourne has provided a space to discover what she’s passionate about, build new skills and feel empowered to make a positive impact.
The decision to pursue what she loves and walk through life with an open and inquisitive mind has seen Bachelor of Design student and freelance illustrator, Sophie Schultz carve her own unique path at the University of Melbourne.
Simrat, or Simi as she’s known, is currently studying the Juris Doctor (JD) at Melbourne Law School. She’s an avid tea drinker, enjoys curating playlists and is passionate about utilising the law to support minority communities.
Lauren Story is a creative crafter, game board enthusiast and final year Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) candidate, within the Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences.