6 episodes

The New To Melbourne podcast series is a production between RMIT University and SYN Media. It shares stories, advice and tips for students settling into Melbourne, Australia for study and is told from local and international student perspectives. 

 

PRODUCTION CREDITS

Executive Producers: Rebecca Maakasa (SYN Media) & Hart Ely-Faulks (RMIT University)

For more information on this project please contact Hart Ely-Faulks (RMIT International Student Experience Coordinator).

Music: ‘Passport’ via Purple Planet Music & ‘Open Flames’ by BlueDot Sessions via Free Music Archive. 





 

New to Melbourne Podcast New to Melbourne

    • How To
    • 5.0 • 5 Ratings

The New To Melbourne podcast series is a production between RMIT University and SYN Media. It shares stories, advice and tips for students settling into Melbourne, Australia for study and is told from local and international student perspectives. 

 

PRODUCTION CREDITS

Executive Producers: Rebecca Maakasa (SYN Media) & Hart Ely-Faulks (RMIT University)

For more information on this project please contact Hart Ely-Faulks (RMIT International Student Experience Coordinator).

Music: ‘Passport’ via Purple Planet Music & ‘Open Flames’ by BlueDot Sessions via Free Music Archive. 





 

    006 - New to Melbourne 'Jobs & Careers'

    006 - New to Melbourne 'Jobs & Careers'

    The New To Melbourne podcast series is a production between RMIT University and SYN Media . It shares stories, advice and tips for students settling into Melbourne, Australia for study and is told from local and international student perspectives. 

    In this episode Ayu and Xy Xy talk to self titled ‘Job-nerd’ Sean about finding work in Australia and planning the next steps in your future career while studying.  

    PRODUCTION CREDITS

    Executive Producer: Rebecca Maakasa (SYN Media) & Hart Ely-Faulks (RMIT University)

    Episode 6 Producer: Ayu Sekarlangit Mokoginta, Xiangyi Xu and Vignesh Gopalakrishnan (RMIT Students)

    Voiceover: Brooke Hutchinson & Kevin Karongo

    Episode Guest: Sean Lynch (RMIT Student & Job Shop Assistant)

    For more information on this project please contact Hart Ely-Faulks (RMIT International Student Experience).

    Music: ‘Passport’ via Purple Planet Music & ‘Open Flames’ by BlueDot Sessions via Free Music Archive. 

    HELPFUL INFORMATION 

    RMIT Job Shop - The Job Shop is your drop-in service centre for all things career-related! No matter what your careers question might be, you can drop in and see our Job Shop Team. 

     

    Study Melbourne - Study Melbourne have ALL the essential information about working in Australia and can offer support here in Melbourne at their Study Melbourne Student Hub.

     

    Insider Guides - Insider Guides have a wealth of information about getting job-ready here in Melbourne and Australia. 

     

    Mates at RMIT - Mates at RMIT Uni mentors connect new students with current students for a fun and easy start to university.


    Tax File Number (TFN) - Sean mentions getting an Australian Tax File Number (TFN), this is a reference number in the tax and superannuation systems.

    See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    • 20 min
    005 - New To Melbourne 'Student Services & Support'

    005 - New To Melbourne 'Student Services & Support'

    The New To Melbourne podcast series is a production between RMIT University and SYN Media . It shares stories, advice and tips for students settling into Melbourne, Australia for study and is told from local and international student perspectives. We hope that you find this series informative and helpful.

    PRODUCTION CREDITS

    Exec. Producers: Rebecca Maakasa (SYN Media) & Hart Ely-Faulks (RMIT University)

    Episode 5 Co-Producers: Ayu Sekarlangit Mokoginta, Vignesh Gopalakrishnan and Xiangyi Xu (RMIT Students) 

    Voiceover: Brooke & Kevin 

    Episode Guest: Malcolm Thomas (RMIT Student Support Advisor)

    For more information on this project please contact Hart Ely-Faulks (RMIT International Student Experience).

    Music: ‘Passport’ via Purple Planet Music & ‘Open Flames’ by BlueDot Sessions via Free Music Archive. 

    RMIT Connect - Your first port of call for everything at RMIT. They can connect and support you with everything you need while studying. 

    RMIT Medical Hub - Medical Hub @ RMIT is an inclusive medical service that welcomes all members of the community.

    RMIT Support Services - Our support services and networks will help you to succeed at uni and stay healthy and happy.

    RMIT Study Support (formerly Study and Learning Centre) - Prepare for study success with expert advice, peer-mentoring assistance and 24/7 online resources.

    RMIT Mental Wellbeing and Counselling - direct information about counselling at RMIT, this can be organised through RMIT Connect. 

    RMIT Urgent Support - if you require urgent support out of hours.

     

    See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    • 17 min
    004 - New to Melbourne 'Making Connections and Getting Involved'

    004 - New to Melbourne 'Making Connections and Getting Involved'

    The New To Melbourne podcast series is a production between RMIT University and SYN Media . It shares stories, advice and tips for students settling into Melbourne, Australia for study and is told from local and international student perspectives. 

    In this episode Ayu and Vrushub discuss making friends and the importance of activities outside the classroom.

    PRODUCTION CREDITS

    Exec. Producers: Rebecca Maakasa (SYN Media) & Hart Ely-Faulks (RMIT University)

    Episode 4 Producer: Ayu Sekarlangit Mokoginta (RMIT Student) 

    Voiceover: Brooke & Kevin 

    Episode Guest: Vrushub Bhatt (RMIT Student)

    For more information on this project please contact Hart Ely-Faulks (RMIT International Student Experience).

    Music: ‘Passport’ via Purple Planet Music & ‘Open Flames’ by BlueDot Sessions via Free Music Archive. 

    HELPFUL INFORMATION 

    RMIT Connect - Your first port of call for everything at RMIT. They can connect and support you with everything you need while studying. 

    Mates at RMIT - Mates at RMIT Uni mentors connects new students with current students for a fun and easy start to university.

    Clubs and Societies - Choose a club, select a society and meet others. Get the most out of your university experience!

    Study Melbourne - Connect with other students while here in Melbourne. There are heaps of events, activities and opportunities at Study Melbourne.

    RMIT Trips - Discover your best local food options, visit top Melbourne tourist spots or get back to nature - the choice is all yours!

    RMIT Social Sport - Fun, friendly and free options to keep fit at RMIT from cricket, to yoga, badminton to swimming.

    RMIT Dance - For beginners and the accomplished, the RMIT dance program has something for everyone.

    See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    • 16 min
    003 - New to Melbourne 'First Weeks of University'

    003 - New to Melbourne 'First Weeks of University'

    The New To Melbourne podcast series is a production between RMIT University and SYN Media. Episode 3 focuses on how to set yourself up for success in the first few weeks of university. We hear from research student Lily Xia, and host AJ Jose as they navigate setting up your timetable, selecting your classes and getting involved on campus.

    PRODUCTION CREDITS

    Exec. Producers: Rebecca Maakasa (SYN Media) & Hart Ely-Faulks (RMIT University)

    Episode 3 Co-Producers: Akshay 'AJ' Jose & Stanley Teh.

    Voiceover: Brooke & Kevin 

    Episode Guest: Lily Xia

    For more information on this project please contact Hart Ely-Faulks (RMIT International Student Experience).

    Music: ‘Passport’ via Purple Planet Music & ‘Open Flames’ by BlueDot Sessions via Free Music Archive. ares stories, advice and tips for students settling into Melbourne, Australia for study and is told from local and international student perspectives. We hope that you find this series informative and helpful.

    HELPFUL INFORMATION 

    RMIT Connect - Your first port of call for everything at RMIT. They can connect and support you with everything you need while studying. 

     

    Study Melbourne - Study Melbourne provides free support, information and contacts to help you enjoy living and studying in Victoria.

     

    RMIT Study Support - Prepare for study success with expert advice, peer-mentoring assistance and 24/7 online resources.














    See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    • 14 min
    002 - New To Melbourne 'Accommodation'

    002 - New To Melbourne 'Accommodation'

    The New To Melbourne podcast series is a production between RMIT University and SYN Media. It shares stories, advice and tips for students settling into Melbourne, Australia for study and is told from local and international student perspectives. 

    Deciding where to live in Melbourne is complicated, are you Inner city Hipster or a suburban homebody? Do you need a share house or purpose built Student Accommodation? We discuss how and where to live in Melbourne. 

    PRODUCTION CREDITS

    Exec. Producers: Rebecca Maakasa (SYN Media) & Hart Ely-Faulks (RMIT University)

    Episode 4 Producer: Nabs Adnan (RMIT Student) 

    Voiceover: Brooke & Kevin 

    Episode Guest: Alicia Annabel 

    For more information on this project please contact Hart Ely-Faulks (RMIT International Student Experience).

    Music: ‘Passport’ via Purple Planet Music & ‘Open Flames’ by BlueDot Sessions via Free Music Archive. 

    HELPFUL INFORMATION 

    RMIT Connect - Your first port of call for everything at RMIT. They can connect and support you with everything you need while studying. 

    RMIT Accommodation - If you are joining RMIT from interstate or overseas, we can help you find accommodation that suits your needs.

    Study Melbourne - Study Melbourne have information from where to live, how to set up when you arrive and what type of accommodation to select.

    See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    • 15 min
    001 - New To Melbourne 'Before You Arrive'

    001 - New To Melbourne 'Before You Arrive'

    The New To Melbourne podcast series is a production between RMIT University and SYN Media . It shares stories, advice and tips for students settling into Melbourne, Australia for study and is told from local and international student perspectives.

    • 15 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
5 Ratings

5 Ratings

MaeveWood ,

Loved it!

Really interesting listen.

Top Podcasts In How To