Ali, Chiara, Hazel, Ismail, Mahira, Mehershad, and Sekar have come from all corners of the globe to study in Brisbane. They all have different reasons for choosing to study in Brisbane but ultimately, they’ve each made sacrifices to do so, and they believe it will have been worth it.
Below, they share their experience of life in Brisbane including what they love about studying abroad, but also discuss the challenges they face from being so far from home and their family.
View the story below, made by 2018 Brisbane International Student Ambassador Vellin.
Vellin is from Jakarta, Indonesia and studies Film and TV at JMC Academy. She is a 2018 Brisbane International Student Ambassador.
Yujin came to Brisbane to take part in a work experience program and shares some activities and ideas on how to spend the perfect weekend in Brisbane.
Take yourself on a cultural safari through Brisbane and experience our vibrant multicultural events calendar.
Soomin worked part time in an Australian office during her English studies in Brisbane. Since everything was an entirely new and different experience for her, she notes five significant things that surprised her about Australian office life.
My name is Carolina and I am from Brazil. I am a psychologist with a Masters in Business. I consider myself a lucky girl as I married the only guy from my class at uni!