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A new career accelerator to launch your career now!

Study Melbourne Career Catalyst is a comprehensive new employability and career development hub to empower you in your career journey and unleash your potential as part of the next generation of global business leaders.
As the first international student career accelerator of its kind in Australia, Study Melbourne Career Catalyst offers an exclusive suite of services, events and initiatives designed to help you develop your professional skills, connect to industry and employers and launch your career.

Study Melbourne Career Catalyst is a Victorian Government program delivered through a partnership with Outcome.Life.  It’s free to join and will help you to connect, learn and grow through a community of peers and industry leaders. Career Catalyst is accessible online but will also be delivered out of the Study Melbourne Student Centre – the home for career development and employability services for students living, working and studying in Victoria.

Study Melbourne Career Catalyst
 provides you with the right skills and connections to take that next step in your career journey.

Selection of services

Resume & LinkedIn Coaching

Would you like help with your resume and using LinkedIn? Be coached by our resume and LinkedIn experts to provide you with a top-notch personal brand.

Interview Workshops

The most important part of an application process is the interview. Register for our workshops where you can practise your interview game with guidance from our experts.

Employability Webinars

Come along to our employability webinars for international students. We will show you the rules of the game and how to play in the hidden job market.

Interview Preparation Online Course

We have developed an online course to help get you ready for job interviews. Completing this course will prepare you for the rest of your professional career. You can start today!

Pre-Accelerator Program

Do you have an idea for a start-up? Register for our pre-accelerator program which will take your business idea and help you work through getting it to an MVP!

Casual and Part-Time Employment

Earn money while you study; Get help to connections in the jobs market while you're preparing for your career. Select a pathway right for you while studying and living in Victoria.

LinkedIn Workshops

Join us for a group workshop where we provide you with practical instruction and support to help you maximise your career objectives, personal brand and professional networks with LinkedIn.

Career Catalyst Cadetships

Join other awesome students and learn job-ready startup and innovation skills with HEX’s Innovation Sprint. Then complete an internship with an Australian host company.


Find a mentor who will guide you through Australian culture and customs in the workplace. Be provided with personalised guidance for your chosen career path and meet new Australian friends at the same time.

Career Navigator

Knowing what your career options are can be tricky! Navigate your career path with our Career Navigator tool. Work out potential career pathways, identify your skill gaps, and get on track to success!

We're here for you

Study Melbourne provides a range of services including policy development and advocacy, international and inter-government relations, offshore program management, marketing and business development, welfare and wellbeing support services for students and advocacy for Victoria’s international education providers. 

Each year more than 250,000 international students from over 170 countries choose to come to Victoria to study. Study Melbourne is a Victorian Government initiative providing support and information to this community, helping them have a positive student experience in Victoria.

Study Melbourne works with Victoria’s education institutions to share knowledge and consistently position Melbourne and Victoria as a premium study destination. 

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Outcome.Life is an international student community focused on employment outcomes through intern placements, seminars and networking events. Internships prepare international graduates for work in Australia and, together with our hosted seminars and events, set the foundations to secure ideal employment.

Our co-working space, shared with Study Melbourne, further empowers international students and graduates to achieve their aspirations through access to a collaborative and positive co-working space.

Upcoming Events

Keep up to date with our upcoming events hosted by Study Melbourne Career Catalyst & Outcome.Life