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Study Brisbane posts articles about living in Brisbane, study experiences, employment tips, getting set up, things to do in the city and more.

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Student blog: tips to find casual work during summer break

So, you’re in a country where you can celebrate Christmas in your shorts - score one for a relaxed summer holiday. However, if you want to make some extra cash, now is a great time to start.

Student blog: how to create a LinkedIn profile that makes you stand out

Putting a bit of effort into your LinkedIn profile can pay off handsomely in career opportunities. Student ambassador Manuel provided tips on how to create a LinkedIn profile that makes you stand out.

20 things to do in Brisbane under $20

Put that spare $20 to good use with these budget-friendly, cheap Brisbane activities that’ll set you back nearly exactly that much - or maybe even less.

Student blog: what's expected of Brisbane International Student Ambassadors?

Think you’ve got what it takes to be an outstanding Brisbane International Student Ambassador? Make sure you check out the responsibilities that come with the role before you apply.

How to work effectively on a group assignment

Group assignments don't have to be scary - we are here to offer some tips on how you can overcome the challenges.

Student blog: have an accent while speaking English? There’s no need to be afraid.

Student ambassador Yonas thinks international students shouldn't let their accents affect their confidence while studying abroad.

Student blog: 6 common myths about Brisbane, busted

Student ambassador Bibidh busted some common myths about Brisbane. Sorry to disappoint - you won't find kangaroos hopping around the inner city.

Student blog: My experience studying a postgraduate medical course in Brisbane

Studying a postgraduate degree means higher standards and more challenges. The education facilities, research resources and career opportunities in Brisbane can guide you along the way and help you succeed in your future career.

Student blog: what you can gain from studying in Brisbane

Student ambassador Rachel chose to study in Brisbane and it changed her life forever - she made lifelong friends, exposed herself to new ideas and gained exciting career opportunities.

10 iconic Aussie snacks you need to try while you’re studying in Brisbane

We treated five of our 2019 international student ambassadors with to some of the most iconic Australian snacks. While they had fun doing it, they weren’t on board with some of the items that most Australian kids wouldn’t hesitate to throw in a lunch box.