Take a peek at the life at these universities…

We asked international students to film a short video about their university including where they study, where they live and where they socialise. Watch their videos below for an authentic, first-hand student perspective:


University of Ottawa

Canada Canada


Tristan enjoyed cutting-edge technology and a good balance between theory and practical experience.

Why study here:

  • CAD 42 million in scholarships and bursaries on offer
  • 14 international student mentors to help students succeed
  • Ottawa is one of the safest cities in Canada
  • One of the world’s top 10 countries to live in

Centennial College

Canada Canada

24 Reviews


Centennial College represents an important step in my career path in Canada.

Why study here:

  • One of Canada’s multicultural higher education institutions
  • Students benefit from the job-aligned courses
  • National award-winning Centre of Entrepreneurship
  • Offers facilities to simulate dynamic work environment

The research going on at UQ and the cutting edge technology is what drew me to the program.

Why study here:

  • One of the world’s top 50 universities
  • Founding member of prestigious Group of Eight universities
  • Has three main campuses in and around Brisbane
  • Welcomes 20,200 international students from 142 countries

I am so grateful for all the experiences I've had at UNBC.

Why study here:

  • Main campus in Prince George, Northern British Columbia
  • Sunshine for 299 days per year
  • 8:1 student-to-faculty ratio
  • 1 in 4 students receive financial aid every year

Lakehead University

Canada Canada

4 Reviews


I wanted a university where I could interact with my professors and ask questions.

Why study here:

  • In Canada’s top 10 undergraduate universities
  • 1 of Canada’s most beautiful campuses (Huffington Post)
  • Based in Ontario, with campuses in Thunder Bay and Orillia
  • 97.7% employment rate within two years of graduation

Studying at RMIT certainly made me more comfortable in running my own business.

Why study here:

  • Based in the heart of Melbourne city
  • Houses some of the world’s best facilities
  • Among the world’s top 250 universities
  • Specialises in industry-based and practical learning

Trent University

Canada Canada


Not only do you get a degree, you're prepared for a professional career.

Why study here:

  • #1 university in Canada for scholarships and bursaries
  • 96% of graduates employed within two years
  • International students from 79 countries
  • State-of-the-art campuses close to nature and cities

Deakin University

Australia Australia

2 Reviews


I like how Deakin University utilises its latest technology very well.

Why study here:

  • Top 1 per cent in 24 study areas (QS, THE, ShanghaiRankings)
  • Highest student satisfaction in Victoria (QILT)
  • Top 50 young universities globally (QS)
  • Offers a curriculum that is practical and industry relevant