Why Studying in Melbourne

Study in Melbourne
  • Melbourne is the world's most liveable city
  • Our universities rank in the world's best
  • Australia's best student city
  • Rural tranquility a country drive away
  • Support for you - 24/7 at the Study Melbourne Student Centre
  • International student welcome desk
  • The Student Welcome Desk is at the Travellers Information Service, International Arrivals Hall, Ground Floor, Terminal 2, Melbourne Airport. The desk is open every day from 7am to midnight.
About Melbourne City
Melbourne is named as the world's most liveable city. The title is awarded to the city with the highest score for stability, healthcare, culture and environment, education and infrastructure. When you study in Melbourne, you'll be living in a safe and vibrant city that offers world-class study options, services and the widest range of things to do.
In 2017, QS Best Student Cities awarded Melbourne as Australia's best student city and the fifth best in the world. Key features such as Victoria's high standard and quality of living, vibrant multicultural society and social inclusion attracted 175,000 international students to Victoria in 2016.
Often called Australia's cultural capital, Melbourne is home to the attractions that make the Australian lifestyle so appealing.
Education Providers and Colleges in Melbourne City
Tristar Aviation
Oxley Christian College
Australian Institute of Technical Training
Embassy English Melbourne
Kent Institute Australia
Kilvington Grammar School
Brighton Grammar School
Kilmore International School
Futurum Australia
Australian National College
Mentone Grammar School
Universal Institute of Technology
Monash College
Australian Catholic University
Royal Victorian Aero Club
Melbourne Polytechnic
CAE Oxford Aviation Academy Melbourne
Torrens University Australia
Education Training and Employment Australia
Einstein College
Le Cordon Bleu Australia
Lonsdale Institute
University of the Sunshine Coast
Australian Institute of Entrepreneurship
Dalton College
Victorian Institute of Technology
Bendigo Kangan Institute
Australian Pacific College
ILSC – Australia
Southern Cross Education Institute
Strathfield College
Zenith Business Academy
Education Access Australia
Endeavour College of Natural Health
RMIT English Worldwide
Ivanhoe Grammar School
Ability English
Kaplan Business School
Genazzano FCJ College
Alphington Grammar School
Western Institute of Technology
University of Canberra (Melbourne Campus)
Deakin College
Baxter Institute
Australian Education Academy
Melbourne Institute of Technology
Windsor College
Central Melbourne Institute
University of Divinity
Australian Centre of Further Education
Australian College of Applied Psychology
Orange International College
MEGT Institute
Chisholm Institute
Empire Institute of Education
Acumen Education
Greenwich English College
Camberwell Girls Grammar School
Trinity Grammar School
Box Hill Institute
Ashton College
Kaplan International English
Charles Darwin University (Melbourne Campus)
Melbourne City Institute of Education
La Trobe Melbourne
Asia Pacific International College
Academies Australasia Polytechnic
Trinity College - The University of Melbourne
Melbourne Girls Grammar
Danford College
Living and Accommodation
What to consider:
  • Location
  • Price
  • Transport
  • Safety
  • Things to Do
  • Ask your university, college or school
  • Talk to friends and family
  • Regional centres
  • How to Find Accommodation:
  • Temporary Accommodation
  • Budget accommodation – hostels
  • Discounted online rates – hotels
  • Luxury hotels and accommodation
  • Rental accommodation
  • Rent payments
  • Security bond
  • Help for renters
  • Student accommodation
  • Furniture and facilities
  • Accommodation availability and cost
  • Living with a family
  • Help and advice
  • Setting up and moving in:
  • Choosing an energy supplier
  • Connect electricity
  • Connect gas
  • Changing your supplier
  • Set up an account
  • Furniture and appliances for your home
  • Renting appliances
  • Connecting a phone service
  • Comparisons and contracts
  • Connecting an internet service
  • At the end of your lease
  • Donate your used furniture to an op shop