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July 19th, 2019

OzTREKK Ambassadors: The Worst Part of Studying Abroad

OzTREKK Ambassadors: The Worst Part of Studying Abroad

Last night my Mom and I were texting, I had been in medical school “exam mode” for a few weeks so admittedly had neglected my family time and we were finally catching up. As it turns out, I missed the news that a couple days earlier my Nanny had been admitted to the local hospital (Spoiler alert: She’s fine, happy, healthy and back at home!).

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July 15th, 2019

What happens after medical school? Don’t miss our next Medical Residency Options webinar

What happens after medical school? Don't miss our next Medical Residency Options webinar

Finding out what comes after medical school is a big deal. OzTREKK hosts medical licensing webinars to help you get the full picture. Find out more.

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July 11th, 2019

Newcastle Law School offers free online course

We know the idea of studying abroad can be daunting. What if you move all the way around the world and your courses aren’t what you expected? To help prospective students get a feel for studying law, Newcastle Law School is offering a free online course in International Climate Change Law and Policy.

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June 26th, 2019

Training in new Otago dentistry building

University of Otago dentistry

The 2020 intake marks the inaugural year of the $130-million Otago dentistry building (the newest in the southern hemisphere—and perhaps the world)! Super-users have just trained on more than 200 dental chairs for patients in New Zealand’s new national dental teaching facility on the University of Otago’s Dunedin campus. Super-users are the designated resources within an organization who learn how new systems work and transfer that knowledge to end users—in this case, Otago dentistry staff and students.

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June 20th, 2019

OzTREKK Ambassadors: Taking dogs to Australia

OzTREKK Ambassadors: Taking dogs to Australia

When people heard that I was planning to take my dogs with me to medical school in Australia many thought I was crazy. But the truth is, even before I applied to school in Australia, I had already looked up to make sure I could take my dogs. They are a part of my family and going without them was never an option.

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June 14th, 2019

UQ Faculty of Medicine Meet & Greets in Canada

UQ Faculty of Medicine Meet & Greets in Canada

What does it take to get into medical school? Join the Head of the UQ MD Program Admissions Dr Fabiola Aghakhani Zandjani-Martin and Manager International Faculty of Medicine Ms Cecile McGuire for an upcoming UQ Medicine seminar. Don’t forget to save your spot!

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June 13th, 2019

OzTREKK Ambassadors: Meal prep tips to save you money

OzTREKK Ambassadors: Meal prep tips to save you money

One of the biggest issues in coming overseas to study in Australia stems from the financial responsibility and debt you take on while you are studying.

Although one of the things that you shouldn’t “short” yourself is on your food. I know the classic “university student diet” consists of instant noodles, KD, crackers and Uber Eats, but I’m here to tell you that you can have really good, healthy, cheap food for all your meals!

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June 10th, 2019

Monash offers $5000 study grant for international pharmacy students

Monash Pharmacy School $5000 study grant for international pharmacy students

Monash University realizes some of their international students have to move around the world in order to attend this incredible pharmacy program, so they offer eligible ​international pharmacy students a $5,000 study grant to assist with your relocation to Australia! 

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May 31st, 2019

OzTREKK Ambassadors: Why I chose to study at the University of Sydney

Studying occupational therapy at the University of Sydney

Since being an OzTREKK ambassador, I’ve been asked why I chose to move to Sydney for my post-grad endless times. My answers have been pretty generic:

I fell in love with Sydney when I was here during my exchange in my undergrad. I want to move to a different country to get an international experience. It is hard to get into a Canadian university so it is just easier to apply to Australia.

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May 30th, 2019

Don’t miss the Study in Australia Fairs this weekend

Don't miss the Study in Australia Fairs Toronto and Vancouver

We’ll be in Toronto this Saturday, June 1 and in Vancouver on Sunday, June 2 for our annual spring Study in Australia Fairs. The best part? We’re hosting Breakout Info Sessions: Med licensing, Q&A panel with Australian dentistry graduates, Parents’ Info Session, and more!

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