Study News

The Good Life


Francisco Barcellos first fell in love with Australia in 2012 when he landed in Newcastle to study English.

Read More

Single mum Jodie nurses healthcare ambition


Choosing to study on the Gold Coast was an easy decision for mature aged student and single mum Jodie Gregg. It’s the stepping-stone she needed to fulfil her dream of becoming a nurse.

Read More

A Tale of Two Cities


Yanji is a small Chinese city located within a stone’s throw of the North Korean border, given its location Yanji has had a challenging history and while officially part of China, a substantial part of its population is ethnic Korean.

Read More

Bond journos get Lost in Larrimah


Bond University Senior Teaching Fellow, Caroline Graham has given some of her Bachelor of Journalism students the chance to put their super-sleuthing investigative skills to the test, by being involved in a six-part, podcast series being produced for The Australian.

Read More

Australia’s best-kept education secret revealed on the Gold Coast


After years of attracting students via word-of-mouth, Southern Cross University has held its first open days in more than a decade; lifting a veil on one of the best-kept secrets in Australian higher education.

Read More

Queensland Cup winners capture the best of the Gold Coast


Since 2001, the Queensland Government has run nine Queensland Cup English Speech Competitions with Chinese education authorities, institutions and Queensland education providers. For 2017, the Queensland Cup High School Students Short Video Competition invited entries from the Sichuan capital of Chengdu, China.

Read More



TAFE Queensland Gold Coast students undertaking studies in Screen and Media and Sound Production have been given the opportunity to get hands on experience in the broadcasting environment with NEP.

Read More

Miss World Fiji 2015 finds her new path


They say beauty is only skin deep, but they haven’t met Brittany Hazelman. Spend just a couple of minutes with the former Miss World Fiji and it’s quickly obvious that she is more than just a pretty face. Brittany is the epitome of beautiful.

Read More

Finding her feet as a young professional on the Gold Coast


Melody Cargill was among the first cohort of students to graduate from Southern Cross University’s Bachelor of Podiatry last year, and has scored a full-time position with Ashmore Podiatry. Looking for your career? Attend the FREE Gold Coast Careers Festival on 10 & 11 May.

Read More

Want to find out more about Australia's favourite classroom?