Student Profiles

"I was awestruck at the culture, prestige and tradition."

"The University of Melbourne is a world-class institution and my dream university. To have been accepted and to also receive a scholarship gave me a great sense of achievement and satisfaction that my hard work had indeed paid off."

Hassanally Mohamed Esufally
British International School Bachelor of Commerce (Management and Marketing)
Global Scholarship for Academic Excellence

"I was awestruck at the culture, prestige and tradition."

Hassanally Mohamed Esufally
British International School Bachelor of Commerce (Management and Marketing)
Global Scholarship for Academic Excellence

"My lecturers are inspiring and highly qualified."

“I choose Melbourne because of the high recognition and high world rank, flexibility of majors and course subjects, vast international community and high employment opportunities. My lecturers are inspiring and highly qualified. They motivate me to strive academically. I love the fact that they can be easily consulted and advise on ways to be most effective with my study.”

Sumudu Mallawaarachchi
Musaeus College
Bachelor of Science (Psychology)
100% International Undergraduate Scholarship recipient

"My lecturers are inspiring and highly qualified."

Sumudu Mallawaarachchi
Musaeus College
Bachelor of Science (Psychology)
100% International Undergraduate Scholarship recipient

"I had the opportunity to complete a consulting project for a bank in Shanghai."

“During my degree, I took part in the Faculty of Business and Economics’ Global Business Practicum, where I had the opportunity to complete a consulting project for a bank in Shanghai. It allowed be to apply the technical skills acquired in the classroom, into practical applications within a real organisation, working on real projects.”

Haseem Khan, Technology Consulting Analyst, Accenture
Bachelor of Commerce 2010, FBE
Master of Finance 2013, MBS

"I had the opportunity to complete a consulting project for a bank in Shanghai."

Haseem Khan, Technology Consulting Analyst, Accenture
Bachelor of Commerce 2010, FBE
Master of Finance 2013, MBS

"The MIS offered the right mix of business and technical subjects."

“The MIS offered the right mix of business and technical subjects. Along with the technical know-how, it helped me develop and enhance fundamental business skills like requirements gathering, communication, problem solving and team building.”

“Consulting enables me to branch into different roles and projects and gain experience across a range of industries. What I enjoy the most is the experience of continuous learning about a new industry or business in a short time and getting a taste of what it is like to work for that organisation.”

“The reason I decided to settle here is that Melbourne is a melting pot of cultures. Melburnians are incredibly friendly, laidback and fun!”

Neha Soni, Business Analyst, Deloitte
India
Master of Information Systems

"The MIS offered the right mix of business and technical subjects."

Neha Soni, Business Analyst, Deloitte
India
Master of Information Systems

"I have been able to nurture soft skills such as communications, leadership and teamwork, in and outside the classroom."

"My degree developed key technical accounting knowledge. I have also been able to nurture soft skills such as communications, leadership and teamwork, in and outside the classroom. Also being involved in the University’s club and societies, as well as initiatives such as the Leaders in Communities Award were pivotal in giving me the skills to enter areas such as audit and advisory in my current role."

Nimha Pathirage, Analyst, Deloitte
Musaeus College
Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting and Finance)
100% International Undergraduate Scholarship recipient

"I have been able to nurture soft skills such as communications, leadership and teamwork, in and outside the classroom."

Nimha Pathirage, Analyst, Deloitte
Musaeus College
Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting and Finance)
100% International Undergraduate Scholarship recipient

"The program threw me out of my comfort zone and helped me uncover talents I never thought I possessed."

“Trinity College Foundation Studies was such an exhilarating experience! The program threw me out of my comfort zone and helped me uncover talents I never thought I possessed. My time at Trinity was something I will always cherish.”

Amesh Perera
Colombo International School
Trinity College Foundation Studies Bachelor of Environments
Alan Patterson International Scholarship’ and the ‘Cybec Scholarship’ recipient

"The program threw me out of my comfort zone and helped me uncover talents I never thought I possessed."

Amesh Perera
Colombo International School
Trinity College Foundation Studies Bachelor of Environments
Alan Patterson International Scholarship’ and the ‘Cybec Scholarship’ recipient

"Accounting graduates from the University of Melbourne are recognised for their excellent training, outstanding analytical and problem-solving skills and adaptability."

"Graduates of the Bachelor of Commerce degree are highly sought after in industry and the workplace and valued for the depth of their education and their broad range of skills. I have found that accounting graduates from the University of Melbourne are recognised for their excellent training, outstanding analytical and problem-solving skills and adaptability."

Senal Dinusha Abeyagunawardena
Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting and Finance)
A.G Whitlam International Undergraduate Scholarship recipient

"Accounting graduates from the University of Melbourne are recognised for their excellent training, outstanding analytical and problem-solving skills and adaptability."

Senal Dinusha Abeyagunawardena
Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting and Finance)
A.G Whitlam International Undergraduate Scholarship recipient

"The experience at Melbourne has been so enriching."

“The experience at Melbourne has been so enriching. The diversity in students, the proximity to other faculties, time-generous lecturers, encouragement to think critically and great library facilities have been the key highlights for me."

"The most significant extra-curricular activity was being on the executive committee of the Graduate Organization of Development Studies. It has become a bonding mechanism between the students, through guest lecturers/ panel discussions, forums for critical discussion, student representation and social events.”

Sandeep Kirpalani
India
Master of Development

"The experience at Melbourne has been so enriching."

Sandeep Kirpalani
India
Master of Development

"I found the Bachelor of Environments to be exactly what I was after."

“I am interested in utilising the problem-solving mindset in the field of engineering, not forgetting sustainable development, so I found the Bachelor of Environments to be exactly what I was after. I really enjoyed the Bachelor of Environments and I wanted to move on to a more specialised course in the same field so applied for the Master of Engineering.”

Miss Amanda Gunawardena
Musaeus College
Bachelor of Environments
Master of Engineering (Environmental)

"I found the Bachelor of Environments to be exactly what I was after."

Miss Amanda Gunawardena
Musaeus College
Bachelor of Environments
Master of Engineering (Environmental)