Melbourne City Institute of Education

A Day at the Victorian Government Reporting Service (VGRS)
Sep
18

5 reasons why hospitality is a great career for International students

Ever thought about entering the hospitality industry in Australia? If you’re an international student, more opportunities are available in hospitality than in any other sector, and it is easier than ever to take advantage of the demand. Here are five reasons to consider building a career in this ever-growing industry! 1. Workers are in high [...]
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Sep
14

Are you looking to join the workforce?

Research shows that students who did a VET course during school are more likely to be employed full-time or permanently, five years after their studies. If you want to join the workforce, why not consider taking a VET course? With more funding and government subsidies put towards vocational education, a VET course might get you [...]
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Oct
28

A RESURGENCE IN INTERNATIONAL STUDENT NUMBERS

This year has seen a massive resurgence in international student numbers at Australian schools. Enrolments increased by 11 percent, just in the first seven months of the year. In fact, by July of 2016, Australia had already welcomed 493,700 international students. Just short of the 497,500 received in the whole of 2015.   Recovery Mode [...]
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Mar
28

Top 10 Study Apps for 2016

One of the downfalls of the modern age is the complete bombardment of information we all receive on a daily basis. Although we have access to more information than ever before, trying to stay ahead of it all and remain productive seems harder than ever. Thankfully, the old adage “you can't fight fire with fire” [...]
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Jan
10

Get in Control of Your Time Management

Article by Loreena Walsh So you don’t have enough time? Can’t get everything done? Struggling with over-committing yourself with work, family and study; and stuck in a never ending cycle of unfinished tasks? The great news is that you can take control of your time management and enjoy an efficient and successful year ahead, simply […]

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Oct
08

A Day at the Victorian Government Reporting Service (VGRS)

13 students and staff of MCIE’s Certificate I in Work Education program were given the opportunity to spend the morning at the Victorian Government Reporting Service (VGRS). A bit of background on the VGRS – it was originally established as the Government Shorthand Writers Office in 1854 and with all the technological advancements through its […]

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