Overseas Students Ombudsman

The Overseas Students Ombudsman:

  • investigates complaints about problems that intending, current or former overseas students have with private schools, colleges and universities (education providers) in Australia.
  • provides information about best practice complaints handling to help private education providers manage internal complaints effectively
  • publishes reports on problems and broader issues in international education that we identify through investigations.

Making a Complaint

Frequently Asked Questions for International Students (English)

Frequently Asked Questions for International Students (21 Languages)

Frequently Asked Questions for Private Education Providers


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The Overseas Students Ombudsman investigates complaints from overseas students about private education providers in Australia