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Work in Perth

With a thriving start-up scene and an abundance of job and internship opportunities, Western Australia boasts one of the best performing economies in the world.

Consequently, there are many exciting career and job opportunities available to international students studying in WA. In addition, WA is classified as a regional destination, making international students eligible for valuable Work visa benefits.

To assist students in developing their career pathway, connecting them with employment opportunities in Perth, or even securing a part-time job whilst still studying, StudyPerth provides FREE career support services, including career counselling, resume writing assistance, interview preparation, networking events, job listings and training modules to enhance the employability of international students and to help them succeed in the local job market. 

International students can register at our Careers Centre employability portal to access our Careers Connect support. 

Jobs Connect forums are also run regularly by the Department of Jobs, Tourism, Science and Innovation to connect West Australian employers with international education students to help find them the best job for their skillset.

Jobs & Internships

There are a wide variety of full-time and part-time jobs in Perth for international students.

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Career Centre

Advance your career journey, achieve your career goals and unleash your full potential through our Careers Centre, a portal to learn more about yourself and enhance job application documents.

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Career Coaching

We’ve partnered with the Multicultural Services Centre of WA (MSC) to provide FREE face-to-face career support through their Jobs & Skills Centre (JSC).

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Alumni Stories

Meet our alumni and see where their careers have taken them in Western Australia.

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One of the best ways to meet people and feel more connected to the local community is to volunteer while you study in Perth.

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