As the home of over 600,000 people, the Gold Coast offers a wide spectrum of opportunities for local and international students to gain valuable work experience while undertaking their studies. From part time jobs to volunteer positions and internships, the Gold Coast is the premier Australian destination to live, work and study.


Not sure which path to follow? Scroll down below to explore the benefits of an internship or a volunteer position to ensure you're making the decision which best suits your lifestyle and workload. 

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6 reasons to do an internship

Success stories Rohit Mankame

From Setback to Success: Rohit’s internship experience

Rohit Mankame is an international student from India currently pursuing a Master of International Tourism and Hospitality Management at Griffith University. Recently he commenced an internship at to increase his skill levels while providing work experience during the COVID-19 pandemic.

“Having heard mixed reviews from my friends about their own internship experiences, I didn’t know what to expect from an internship in Australia, but I was excited to join a new organisation and upskill”, Rohit said.


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