Useful links for international students

General information about living and studying in Australia

The legal framework for international students in Australia

Protecting your human, legal and consumer rights

Organisations representing international students:

  • Australian Federation of International Students (AFIS) - unites international students in Victoria and addresses their interests and needs: www.afis.org.au
  • Council for International Students Australia (CISA) - the national peak student representative body for international students studying at postgraduate, undergraduate, private college, TAFE, ELICOS and foundation levels: www.cisa.edu.au

Organisations representing education providers:

  • The Australian Council of Private Education and Training - represents quality private education providers in Australia across all education sectors: www.acpet.edu.au
  • English Australia is the national peak body for the English language sector of international education in Australia: www.englishaustralia.com.au

Other Ombudsman services