How we are helping International students during uncertain times

The past few months have been an extraordinarily challenging time for everyone. The world is still grappling with the COVID-19 pandemic and its impact on the economy and our way of life. We understand our student community has also been majorly impacted. While regular classroom studies have been disrupted during lockdown, our students have also [...]

Continuing Professional Development: A Key to Your Team’s Success

Staying current and relevant to the industry through Professional Development training is crucial to organisational success in today’s rapidly changing world. It plays a vital role in not just helping employees become more efficient, but it also helps develop a culture of enhanced productivity and higher motivation levels within the team.   It holds even [...]

Online Learning: 10 Tips For Studying From Home

If you are new to the idea of virtual classes and are experiencing some difficulties adjusting to it, you are not alone! We have put together some easy tips to help guide you through studying from home.   First things first. Prepare yourself for being productive.   Studying from home doesn’t mean you can’t have [...]

How Diet is Essential in the Aged Care Process

Commonly, when we read the word diet, we immediately think about weight-loss regimens that will remove every single food that your inner child loves. Evidently, ‘diet’ has been used in marketing strategies and exercise videos, but the word diet has a quintessential meaning to it. Diet means to the food and drink intake of a […]


Tips to Reduce Food Wastage for Students

Around the world, there are already an estimated 1.3 billion tonnes or one-third of the food produced for human consumption every year that only goes to waste, with fruits and vegetables, along with roots and tubers, as the highest in wastage rates. In Australia alone, there is already around 4 million tonnes of food wastage […]


Sofie’s Blog – Old & New Classes, Special Visits & A Pop in from Santa!

RECOGNISING EXCELLENCE Each month the MCIE WOW Award recognises an exceptional staff member who goes above and beyond the call of duty. The October winner, voted for by his colleagues, was Commercial Cookery trainer, Tony Lew, who won for his inspiring dedication and loyalty. Tony is a great trainer and inspires his students. He is [...]

Five Ways to Boost Your Memory

  If you’re like most of us living in the 21st century, you may have noticed something rather peculiar. It’s getting harder to remember things! We are absorbing more information per day in this new information age than our ancestors absorbed in a lifetime. While having torrents of information at our fingertips is fantastic, it does [...]

Everything You Need to Know About Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC)

If you’re a planning on studying in Australia any time soon you probably know about Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC). In Australia, it is a requirement for you to have OSHC for when you arrive. The Department of Immigration and Citizenship requires you to maintain OSHC for the duration of your time on a student […]


Melbourne City Institute of Education

Melbourne City Institute of Education (MCIE) is a vibrant and innovative registered training organisation, which offers a range of courses in Melbourne to help students to fulfil their career goals.

The teaching and learning at MCIE is specifically designed to ensure students have a competitive edge – an important step in developing your work and life skills. Read more.

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