From the moment you arrive, we’ll be saying ‘Welcome!’
Visit the Student Welcome Desk at Melbourne Airport when you arrive. The friendly staff can answer questions and help you make your way to your destination.
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.
Study Melbourne Student Centre
The Study Melbourne Student Centre (SMSC) in Melbourne provides access to free support, information and contacts to help you enjoy living and studying in Victoria. Find out more about the SMSC, including where we are and how to contact us.
Melbourne is the world’s most liveable city
Again and again, 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.
Australia’s best student city
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.