Study

How To Make the Most Out of O-Week

Orientation Week, or O-Week as it’s known, is your time to learn about your new university, so make the most of it—explore the campus, get your bearings, see what’s on offer academically and socially, and… Read more

Your First Day of University

You’ve done O-Week, and you’ve settled into your accommodation, but now comes the biggest step of all—your first day of university. While it might seem like a big deal, don’t let it overwhelm you. It’s… Read more

Finding Work/Life/School Balance

Australian students, report some of the highest levels of stress and distress of all demographics groups. For international students, in particular, the multiple pressures of studying, working, household management and cultural stressors make work/life/school balance… Read more

How to Avoid Plagiarism

In March 2016, an international student had his visa cancelled after being found guilty of plagiarism by his educational institution. In Australia, plagiarism is a serious offence that falls under the category of ‘academic dishonesty’…. Read more

Top Tips for Australian Style Essay Writing

When it comes to writing essays, different countries have different styles. In the Australian higher education system, essays are expected to follow a particular structure that’s similar to that of American and British academic essays…. Read more

Study Hacks for the Exam Period

We all want good grades, but when students begin to feel the pressure of the exam period, many find themselves cramming and missing out on sleep – which doesn’t help your grades at all. With… Read more

How to Use Google Drive as a Student

15 simple ways students can use Google Drive to hack through that homework. If you’re a student, Google Drive can make life a lot easier. It takes the stress out of group work and comes… Read more

Succeeding in Group Assignments

Many Australian universities and institutions put an emphasis on group assignments. This is where a group of several students all work together, with minimal supervision to complete an assessment task. Both international and local students… Read more

Study Tips

Your success in higher education and the job world depends on your ability to learn quickly and efficiently. Studying is the most important skill that you can learn, because how you study influences directly how… Read more

Useful Study Apps

These apps will help you make the most of your time. Don’t just study harder, study smarter! Evernote A favourite of our writers, this is a great app to help with productivity. Make to-do lists,… Read more

Student Resources on Campus

What services are available on campus? There is a range of services and facilities on campus to assist you in making the most out of your studies. Understanding the purpose and value of each one… Read more

Study in Australia Glossary

What does this word mean? There are many terms associated with tertiary education that you may never have heard before. Our glossary of terms should help you understand and make the most of your time… Read more