Professor Huang Wei, the President of Nanjing University of Technology and Colleagues Visited GBCA

黄校长 宋领事
On 27th October 2015, Professor Huang Wei, the President of Nanjing Technology University and other four colleagues were warmly welcome by Dr. Celina Yu, the College Manager of GBCA. The two parties held discussions and explored in-depth future opportunities cooperation on education and international cooperation.

In the afternoon, GBCA organised a meeting between Mr. Song Yumin, Chinese Consul- General to Melbourne, at the Consulate-General of the People’s Republic of China in Melbourne. Both agreed that exchanges and cooperation in the education sector between China and Australia has proceeded successfully, smoothly and more frequently, with strong potential for further development and cooperation in the future.

International Student Awards

The International Student Awards category is an opportunity to showcase initiatives and achievements of international students through the following awards:

1. International Student of the Year – English Language Training
This Award will be presented to an international student who is studying a minimum of 20 weeks of an English Language course and has demonstrated outstanding academic achievement and contributed to the internationalisation of their institution and the broader Victorian community.

2. International Student of the Year – Vocational Education and Training (VET)
This Award will be presented to an international student who has undertaken a VET course and has demonstrated outstanding achievement in their studies and contributed to the internationalisation of their institution and the broader Victorian community. Winners of the student awards will be awarded a scholarship of $10,000 to contribute to their study in Victoria.

3. Premier’s award: International Student of the Year

4. International Student of the Year – Higher Education
This Award will be presented to an international student who has studied an undergraduate or postgraduate coursework based program at a Victorian university and demonstrated outstanding academic achievement and contributed to the internationalisation of their institution and the broader Victorian community.

5. International Student of the Year – Research
This Award will be presented to an international student who has been pursuing a postgraduate research program either at Masters (by Research) or PhD level, and has demonstrated outstanding academic achievement and contributed to the internationalisation of their institution and the broader Victorian community.

 

For more information:
http://www.vic.gov.au/news/victorian-international-education-awards-2014.html
http://awards.studymelbourne.vic.gov.au/awards-categories/

More than $200,000,000 Annual Government investment on international scholarships

The Australia Government places a lot of emphasis on promoting international education. There are many scholarships, grants and bursaries offered by the Australian Government, education institutions and a number of other public and private organisations, which can support international students financially with their studies.

The following are a list of some of the major scholarship programs available for international students:

– Australia Awards
– International Postgraduate Research Scholarships
– Australia APEC Women in Research Fellowship

For more information on the types scholarships and how to apply, visit:
https://www.studyinaustralia.gov.au/global/australian-education/scholarships