Study Abroad: Why Choose to Study in Melbourne

Study Abroad: Why Choose to Study in Melbourne

Study in Melbourne, the world’s most liveable city and enjoy the vibrant culture. Melbourne has fast become the choice destination for many international students looking for a safe, multicultural environment to thrive in. Home to more than four million people from different religious and ethnic backgrounds.With its eclectic mix of live music, vibrant culinary scene, world-renowned street art and inner-city laneways filled with hidden bars and cafes to suit all tastes.

Melbourne’s multicultural society embraces all the best cultural benefits of various countries so international students who visit will always find something to remind them of home while experiencing the true essence of Australian culture.

Kangan Institute delivers courses for international students at five conveniently located campuses across Melbourne, providing a comprehensive education and training services for international students. Welcoming all international students all over the world and providing services to enhance their experience of living and studying in Melbourne whilst offering training that is responsive to current industry needs.

With almost 300 courses in a variety of areas located across Melbourne, international students have full access to purpose-built facilities, along with a range of support services and year-round student recreation activities.

The city is well laid out with an extensive network of public transport made up of trams, buses and trains. With prestigious institutions, numerous exchange programs and affordable living makes Melbourne a major destination for international students. At Kangan Institute, we are here to equip students with the knowledge and skills you need to become career ready. If Melbourne is the study destination for you, read below to find out the wide range of nationally-accredited courses on offer.

Study Abroad: Why Choose to Study in Melbourne


Kangan Institute’s Automotive Centre of Excellence (ACE) is the largest and most advanced automotive training facility in the southern hemisphere. Offering a range of nationally-accredited qualifications from light to heavy vehicles to outdoor power equipment, marine mechanic and motorcycles. Follow Kangan Institute’s roadmap to learn exactly what you need to know about the automotive industry to get on track and become an auto mechanic.

Accounting and Business Management

With the ever developing business landscape is getting significantly more competitive than ever. Kangan Institute’s range of courses in accounting, business, administration and management are designed to give you the competition to stand out from the crowd.

Hospitality and Commercial Cookery

A qualification in hospitality and commercial cookery could present you with endless opportunities. Dedicated to providing its students with unparalleled practical skills to prepare them for work in this dynamic industry.

Nursing and Allied Health

With an abundance of options to choose from the health, nursing, children’s services and community services industry. Develop the practical skills specific to your chosen vocational area, you’ll get a nationally recognised qualification from a leading and reputable education provider. Focusing on practical hands on training and quality, career opportunities in nursing and allied health are vast and varied including the option to work in various work settings such as public or private hospitals and residential homes.

Study Abroad: Why Choose to Study in Melbourne

Fashion and Visual Merchandising

Immerse yourself in the heart of Melbourne’s fashion precinct, the Centre for Fashion and Creative Industries is an exciting innovation hub focused on professional fashion training. Release your creativity and learn the dynamics of the fashion value retail chain to get the competitive edge and excel in your fashion career. Attracting more than 800 local and international students with access to the latest digital technologies including runway facilities, the retail training centre, state of the art textile and manufacturing hub and brand new hair and beauty training salon.


Kangan Institute will prepare you to work as an independent information and communications technology (ICT) specialist. Our courses are cutting edge and give students the latest technology and teachers with extensive industry knowledge. Students will learn the skills and knowledge to coordinate and administer installation, commissioning and ongoing maintenance of a range of networks, enterprise servers and systems, including internetworking, security and e-business solutions. With an abundance of employment opportunities to choose from in this fast-paced global industry, you can be confident you will receive industry expertise to find your speciality within IT.

English Language Support

Kangan Institute’s English Language ELICOS courses can help improve your English language skills for personal development or prepare you for direct entry into TAFEs and Universities.

Courses range from elementary to advanced. You will learn how to:

  • Write essays and reports
  • Give presentations
  • Communicate with confidence in English
  • Research and reference
  • Study independently
  • Develop your grammar and vocabulary
  • Synthesise ideas through activities from the classroom and through excursions.
  • Study skills

For students who successfully complete certain levels of their English courses, you can take a direct entry to Foundation Studies, Diplomas or vocational education (TAFE). At an advanced level you can gain direct entry to Undergraduate courses.

If you’re thinking of studying outside of your own country, there is no better place to study than Melbourne. Melbourne’s enviable lifestyle means you may never want to leave this incredible city!