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Preparing for a PhD at Deakin University

Wednesday, 25 August 2021

Nima's story

  In August 2020 Nima undertook an online English language course with DUELI to prepare him for his PhD at Deakin University Waurn Ponds campus. Participating in DUELI course helped him to...

International Friends Program Kicks Off

Tuesday, 23 March 2021

The second intake of the International Friends Program kicked off on Monday 22 March 2021. There was a buzz of excitement at the Royal Geelong Yacht Club, as international students met their local...

A role that found me

Tuesday, 16 February 2021

By Ankit

Of the many amazing things I experienced after moving to Geelong as a fresh international student, the most unexpected and rewarding experience was that of my role as a Study Geelong Ambassador. I...

The Great Outdoors

Monday, 29 June 2020

Looking to get some fresh air during the holidays? There are plenty of activities around Geelong & The Bellarine to blow the study cobwebs away! So pack your hand sanitiser, remember your...

Study Geelong 2020 Career Mentoring Program

Monday, 25 May 2020

Meet Mentor, David Morton

The purpose of the Study Geelong Career Mentoring Program is to improve career readiness of the mentees through developing workplace related skills, understanding and confidence. It aims to...

Summer filled fun! What's on in January?

Tuesday, 07 January 2020

Get ready for a summer filled with fascinating sporting events, including sailing competitions for the thalassophile in you, art/cultural events and great food and music! Read on to find out more...

Making the Move to Geelong - Tharani's Story

Tuesday, 17 December 2019

By Darby Ryan

Tharani grew up in Sri Lanka and completed her equivalent of VCE studies there with a key focus on the area of business, which she completed in 2014. In 2015 after finishing schooling in Sri...

Life and times as an international student in Geelong

Tuesday, 10 December 2019

By Syed Shabih-Ul-Hassan

  My name is Syed Shabih-Ul-Hassan and I am an international student from Pakistan. I studied at Deakin University Waurn Ponds campus, Geelong, where I pursued a Master’s degree of...

Christmas is just around the corner!

Tuesday, 03 December 2019

  The floating Christmas tree in Geelong's watefront is up, nightly projections are being shown on City Hall and Christmas parties have begun. The festive season is upon us! (Thanks to...

What's On November

Monday, 04 November 2019

  Central Geelong Shopping Festival and Sidewalk Sales  5 November Central Geelong Shopping Festival and Sidewalk Sales is on again with over 200 businesses participating. Enjoy a huge...

Art In Public - Geelong's Creative Scene

Tuesday, 24 September 2019

By Natalie Richards

Amazing Header Image: @melissabrattoni Look to the streets, to the walls, to the paths, Geelong is absolutely bursting with public art. Statues, murals and art installations have been...

6 Reasons To Go Play in The (Geelong Botanic) Gardens

Tuesday, 24 September 2019

By Natalie Richards

Summer shade, Autumn hues, Winter buds and Spring blossoms; The Geelong Botanic Gardens are an absolute delight all year through. One of the top ‘Things to do in Geelong’ (TripAdvisor), The...

Spring into Geelong & The Bellarine's Markets!

Monday, 09 September 2019

By Aayushree

Have you ever wondered about the best way to connect with locals and know about the local produce? Well, what better way than going to the local market. Every weekend Geelong has a range of markets...

Networking Made Easy

Monday, 09 September 2019

By Shabih

  The Networking Made Easy event hosted by Study Geelong was recently held at the very vibrant, yet rustic, Beav’s Bar located in the Geelong CBD for international students belonging to...

How to Ace that Job Interview

Thursday, 05 September 2019

By Chirag

  Students were invited from different education institutions across Geelong for the “How to ace that job interview” session at Beav’s Bar. This session was targeted towards...
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