Boasting more than 200 international and domestic education providers including three major universities, the Gold Coast is being recognised globally for its education offerings. Shannon Willoughby, CEO of Study Gold Coast says it is no accident the Gold Coast is being positioned as an education destination of choice.
Griffith Business School student Leah Brokmann heads to Singapore this year confident that the life she has known on the Gold Coast for the past two years is about to change.
Employability is a hot topic at the moment. And that it should be. As the Gold Coast evolves and matures, employability is front and centre in driving economic growth, diversity and sustainability.
A partnership between Study Gold Coast and Southport Sharks has resulted in an internship for Southern Cross University international student Diego Gomez Marcos. One of the 2016 Mayor’s International Student Ambassadors, Diego, is leading the way after Southport Sharks came on board as a partner of the program.
Griffith University business student Ashleigh McFarland always had a long-held ambition to work overseas, although her reasons for doing so are more textured than a desire to simply bolster her resume. Ashleigh describes herself as passionate about global business, international relations and social entrepreneurship.
Wanted……#tag savvy, social, outgoing & GC Loving students to apply for the Mayor’s Student Ambassador Program 2017!
The Mayor’s Student Ambassador Program is designed to build and strengthen relationships between the Gold Coast community and the student population through cultural and social inclusion.
It didn’t take much to convince Jonathon Glindemann that an international career was within reach as he was studying a Bachelor of Commerce at Griffith University. It was what the Griffith Business School student had in mind when he started his degree in 2013.
The Council of International Students Australia (CISA) is the national peak student representative body for international students studying at postgraduate, undergraduate, private college, TAFE, ELICOS and foundation levels.
Our visit to the Surfers Paradise Marriott Resort & Spa with the Mayor’s International Student Ambassador group was a very exciting experience and a good networking opportunity, as we had the chance to connect with key contacts in the hotel industry.