I am writing this blog to share my experience as an international student and intern at an Australian company.
My name is Neelkumar Shah and I am from India and about to graduate with a Master of Management for Engineers this year. Before enrolling in this postgraduate course, I was a civil engineer in a multinational construction company in India.
Like many students, I came to Melbourne and enrolled in CQUniversity with two aims: a better lifestyle and career advancement. After studying at CQUniversity (Melbourne campus), I feel that I have enjoyed living in Melbourne and gained the necessary knowledge and skills for further employment. I hope this brief recount of my experience will give you some insights on the significance of the internship program which is being offered by CQUniversity.
Interning at Dean Cargo
Continue reading From India to Melbourne — my Australian internship experience
I am from Kuala Lumpur, the capital city of Malaysia, also known as one of the hidden gems in Southeast Asia.
About two years ago, I took a leap of faith to move from Kuala Lumpur to Melbourne seeking a new overseas adventure, leaving behind a place of familiarity, influential leadership position, hectic yet comfortable lifestyle, as well as an established community.
It was certainly not an easy decision for me as I have to ‘reset’ everything and start anew. But deep down I knew that it was one of the best decisions I’ve ever made.
This radical decision has marked a new and significant season for me to ‘upgrade’ myself intellectually, academically, professionally and experientially.
Continue reading Keep Calm & Enjoy Melbourne!