Get Certified!

With the holiday casual/part-time employment season creeping up, UMSU International is here to help you get prepared with the most in-demand certifications (at insanely low prices) to help you land the job you want!


The first of our series of events under the ‘Get Certified!’ banner is the Responsible Service of Alcohol (RSA) Certificate, which we offer at a 60% discount to regular prices (now only $25)!! Required for all jobs that deal with alcohol (including University events), the certification will offer you much higher employment chances at places like licensed restaurants, bars, bottle shops AND the University.


Run by one of Melbourne’s leading RSA training organisations, this 4-hour course provides you with the necessary skills to get an edge in the recovering job market (Restaurants are opening in 2-3 weeks!!). Get Certified! Now, and increase your chances of finding employment this holiday season!!


Sign up now at https://www.trybooking.com/BMENF while spots last! (MAX 50)

Get Trivial

Are you ready to test your knowledge 📔 and show off your trivia skills? Become the best and win prizes up to 100 dollars! 🎉

We are calling for all of you to come and join us in Get Trivial with UMSU International where you will encounter the most challenging and thought-provoking questions in a variety of categories : 

🎨Arts & Literature📖,  🎬Entertainment🎢, 🏔Geography🌋, 🏛General knowledge🌍 and a ❓Mystery❓ category. 

Take part in various trivia games as teams and use your brains and teamwork skills to win it all! 


Get Trivial with UMSU International will occur in the span of 3 days, sign up for one day for a chance to be crowned as the champion of the ultimate trivia night! 👑


Important note: 

Individual and group sign-ups are available! If you and your friend want to sign up as a team, please register for the same event day, and then send an email to boheng.d@union.unimelb.edu.au with your team name, team members’ names and student ID.


Dates: 8th – 10th of October 2020 (Thursday, Friday, Saturday) 

Time: 5:30 – 7:30pm AEST 

Venue: Zoom (Link will be provided upon registering for the event) 

Registration link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/122005803643/


Keep Calm and Trivia On! 🤩



UMSU INTL’s Amazing Race: Lockdown Edition

Ready to go around the world and win amazing prizes? ✈️🏆
Come and join us in The Amazing Race (Lockdown Edition!) as we discover which top 2 teams will use their brains, brawn, and teamwork to check in at the final destination. Clues provided in each leg will lead the teams to the next destination or direct them to perform a task, either together or by a single member.
📆 Date: 12 September 2020 (Saturday)
🕖 Time: 5 – 7:30pm AST
Venue: Zoom (Link will be provided upon registering for the event)
Individual and group sign-ups are available!
Use this link to sign up for yourself or sign up for your team: http://bit.ly/umsu-intl-amazing-race
So pack your snacks, get set and GO! 🏃🏽‍♀️  

International students of UniMelb, it’s time to have your voice heard!

UMSU International’s Annual General Meeting (AGM) is just around the corner, where policies that concern the welfare of all international students in UniMelb will be discussed and voted on.

Date & time: Aug 31, 2020 at 4:30 PM

Registration link: https://unimelb.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_veLjLJClTPOcdrCbb9cLRg

Webinar ID
962 6562 1501
Webinar Passcode

All international students are strongly encouraged to come, so mark your calendars and we’ll see you there!

UMSU INTL’s UNIverse Beyond Zoom

Join us on discord to explore the UNIverse beyond Zoom with UMSU International!
Date: 30th July 2020
Time: 2 PM – 4 PM
Discord link: https://discord.gg/TxKgQ6S
This event is aimed at incoming international students as well as anyone who is just down for a friendly chat. You will be given a chance to speak with our OBs (Office Bearers) and ISAs (International Student Ambassador) and get some advice on University experiences. This is a great way to interact with people from the same faculty to receive some faculty-specific advice, mingle around, and to learn more about university services available for you!
Don’t miss out on this opportunity to meet your fellow international student community!

As we enter a new semester along with so many new students from all over the globe, UMSU INTL is proud to present our very first Community Forum: “Welcome to Our Community”!

Join the event: https://tinyurl.com/y57lwwsj
Password: 544811

View the Facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/601550543829322/ 

Date: 30 July 2020
Time: 12pm-1pm

Program outline:
1. Welcome to Country
2. Keynote presentation on future opportunities provided by the City of Melbourne to international students
3. Panel Discussion – Challenges presented to the international student community by Covid-19 and the measures taken to support international students

We hope that this event will provide lots of useful information for both new and existing international students, so make sure to have your questions ready and we’ll see you there!



Results have been released for the UMSU International Annual General Election 2020!



Nominations have reopened for the following positions:
  • Vice President (Education and Welfare)
  • Media and Communications Director
  • Welfare Director
Closing: 5.00pm, July 29



Nominations have also reopened for the following positions:
  • President
Closing: 9.00pm, July 30



Date: August 3
Time: 4.30pm-7.30pm



Opening: 9.00am, August 5
Closing: 5.00pm, August 7  



One (1) UMSU International President
One (1) UMSU International Vice-President (Education and Welfare)
One (1) UMSU International Vice-President (Cultural and Social)
One (1) UMSU International Secretary
One (1) UMSU International Treasurer
One (1) UMSU International Welfare Director
One (1) UMSU International Education  Director
One (1) UMSU International Cultural and Social Director
One (1) UMSU International Media & Communications Director
One (1) UMSU International Human Resource Director
One (1) UMSU International Partnership and Sponsorship Director
Three (3) UMSU International Education Officers
Three (3) UMSU International Welfare Officers
Six (6) UMSU International Cultural and Social Officers
Three (3) UMSU International Media & Communication Officers
One (1) UMSU International Partnership and Sponsorship Officer
One (1) UMSU International Human Resources Officer



Before nominating yourself, make sure to have a read of our Electoral Regulations.

Join us on Facebook for more information regarding the election!


*For enquirers about the election please contact the returning officer Stephen Luntz: sluntz@abovequota.com.au



Looking to stay in Australia after graduation? Or do you have some queries about obtaining Permanent Resident visa?🤔

Join us on our online Info+Q&A session by registering at–> https://bit.ly/zoomprvisa

Date: 15th May (Friday)
Time: 6:00pm-7:45pm
Venue: Zoom

This Event is part of UMSU International’s Stay Home, Stay Connected Month: https://www.facebook.com/events/829890054087527/