Victoria’s India Strategy: doubling trade and creating jobs

The Andrews Labor Government is taking action to double the value of Victoria’s annual goods exports to India to almost $1 billion over the next decade. Premier Daniel Andrews today unveiled Victoria’s India Strategy: Our Shared Future ahead of his first official visit to India this week. The strategy …

New world-class university campus for Fishermans Bend

The Andrews Labor Government is helping to create a world-class university campus in the heart of Fishermans Bend – driving highly-skilled jobs of the future and new investment opportunities. Treasurer Tim Pallas, Minister for Industry and Employment Ben Carroll, and Member for Albert Park Martin Foley …

International Education now supporting 58,000 jobs

Victoria’s world renowned international education sector is growing rapidly and now supports almost 58,000 jobs across Melbourne and throughout regional Victoria. The sector is vital to the state’s economy – it accounts for 43 per cent of Victoria’s services exports and generated a record …

Recognising Victoria’s best International Students

The Andrews Labor Government has celebrated Victoria’s best and brightest international students at the annual Victorian International Education Awards in Melbourne. Seven students from seven different countries were presented with awards including the prestigious Premier’s Award which is worth …

International Education Awards open to applicants

Applications have opened for the annual Victorian International Education Awards that celebrate the accomplishments and contributions of Victoria’s best and brightest international students. Minister for Small Business, Innovation and Trade Philip Dalidakis today officially launched the awards and encouraged …

Latest cohort of Hamer Scholars announced

The Andrews Labor Government has announced the recipients of the 2017 Hamer Scholarship Program, with 40 Victorians awarded an immersive study experience at a nominated university in China, Japan, Korea or Indonesia. Hamer Scholarship recipients are given the opportunity to undertake intensive language training …

Travel discount for International Students in Victoria

  The Andrews Labor Government is making international students feel even more welcome in Victoria with the announcement of $3.75 million for travel discounts that will allow them to more freely explore our great state during their stay. The discount is available to international full time undergraduate and …

Victoria’s Education excellence continues to shine in Asia

Victoria’s expertise in education, innovation and food and fibre have been on show this week to some of Vietnam and Indonesia’s most influential business, government and industry leaders. Small Business, Innovation and Trade Minister Philip Dalidakis travelled across the two South East Asian countries …