Dream Australia

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Claudia and Rachid Ait-Touati (Murraylands / Riverland region) and Mary and Javier Centenera (Mallala region) Stories

After feeling trapped in their home country of Holland, Claudia and Rachid decided it was time to realise Claudia’s childhood dream of moving to Australia. A migration agent advised them they would not be granted an Australian working visa. They didn’t have much money in the bank. If they couldn’t work they wouldn’t last long. But they decided to try their luck. They packed five bags, their young family and headed to Australia on a tourist visa.
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QUT's Student Services

QUT's student services will support you in every aspect of your life as a university student. From arrival through to graduation students can rely on the friendly, professional support offered by our International Student Services (ISS) team.

QUT’s International Student Services staff provide comprehensive accommodation assistance including helping you to arrange temporary accommodation prior to your arrival, and assisting you to find permanent accommodation that suits your needs.

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Student Visas

Student Visas are temporary visas designed to allow overseas students to study in Australia for a specified period of time.

The Student Visa class that is appropriate for intending students depends on the nature of the study program that an overseas student proposes to undertake.
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QUT's Career and Employment Services

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QUT provides employment assistance and free advice on career planning, and is the only university in Australia with an international career counsellor who works exclusively with international students and employers.

You can develop your professional skills and make valuable connections throughout your time at QUT with:

  • interactive career development programs
  • career planning advice
  • feedback on your résumé
  • assistance with your job application
  • workshops and online guides for employment seeking and interview preparation
  • on-campus careers fairs and employer presentations
  • a Career Mentor Scheme linking students with industry professionals

 

QUT can also help build your expertise through work experience, internships and the largest career mentor scheme of all Australian universities. Linking with a mentor can prepare you for your career, increase your employment opportunities and help you develop a professional network. You can receive advice and feedback on career development, discuss particulars of the industry and develop valuable networks that can last a lifetime.

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