Category: Minister for International Education

New Education Partnership With Chile

Victoria has strengthened its reputation as world leader in international education with a new partnership between the Andrews Labor Government and the Chilean Government. Minister for International Education Steve Herbert was in Santiago to oversee the signing of a Letter of Intent that will pave the way for more cooperation between Victoria and Chile in […]

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International Education Heating Up In Latin America

Victoria’s credentials as a world-leading destination for international education will be showcased to top government, business and academic representatives in Mexico and Chile. Minister for International Education Steve Herbert will tomorrow leave on the seven day education mission to discuss Victoria’s capability to deliver its globally renowned education and training to the region. The senior […]

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International Education Awards Finalists Announced

In a show of Victoria’s reputation as a top destination for international education, 28 students from 18 countries have been named as finalists in the 2016 Victorian International Education Awards. The awards recognise and celebrate the outstanding achievements of Victoria’s 175,000 international students as well as the leading education providers that support them. The student […]

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International Education A Win For The Economy

The Andrews Labor Government’s effort to grow international education in Victoria is already paying dividends, with the sector’s value to Victoria’s economy reaching a record high of $5.8 billion in 2015. Analysis from the Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources shows a $600 million increase to the state’s economy – up from $5.2 […]

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Victoria Home To Australia’s Highest Ranked University

Victoria has again cemented itself as the Education State, with Melbourne home to Australia’s highest ranking university. The University of Melbourne is the highest ranked Australian university in the 2016 Academic Ranking of World Universities, released in Shanghai today. The university ranked 40th on the list of the top 500 institutes around the world, 15 […]

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