Living in Australia

Studying in Australia is a fantastic way to develop and grow, and discover new opportunities. By studying in Australia, you are gaining insight into Australian culture while completing studies that will enhance your career and create a lifelong partnership with Australia, Australians and other international students.

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Insider guides for your city

Insider Guides contain great tips and information about studying and living in Australia

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Australia’s first peoples and cultures

Learn about Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and cultures. Immerse yourself in experiences, places and journeys

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Gender equality and social inclusion

Australia Awards promotes equity and broad participation by all groups in society

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Making Connections

While in Australia, make the most of opportunities to network and engage with Australian institutions, organisations and businesses. Professional networking can help enrich your studies, help you progress in your career, and help you make a difference in your home country.

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Reflections from Gayatri

Gayatri Pande from India shared her experience of navigating a new normal during COVID-19

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Staying connected and achieving impact

The Australian Government’s Partnerships for Recovery framework outlines Australia’s development approach to COVID-19 response and recovery

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Newsletter and Events

Follow the link below to access the most recent issue of the quarterly Scholars Newsletter. Read the latest news and stories for Australia Awards scholars from South and West Asia and learn about upcoming events in your city.

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Scholars in Australia meet virtually

Scholars in Australia took part in a virtual meeting to discuss personal wellbeing during the first COVID-19 lockdown

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Scholars Forum: Working together for gender equality

Scholars engaged in discussion, commitment and action to promote gender equality in their home countries

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Saad's story

Saad Ahmed Khan from Pakistan recently completed a Master of Engineering in Water Resources Management

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Returning Home

As your Scholarship draws to a close, you will be thinking about your return to your home country. There’s a lot to consider on both personal and professional levels. You will receive support from Australia Awards regarding the professional aspects of your return home.

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Staying connected

Your Australia Awards experience will open up new connections with Australia. Stay connected on LinkedIn with Australia Global Alumni

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Australia Global Alumni

Share stories, build professional networks and celebrate successes with the Australia Global Alumni website

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Engage with Australia Awards on Social media

You are encouraged to engage with Australia Awards on social media and post about your time Australia

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