About the Book
Studying abroad is an appealing prospect but involves a great deal of thought and preparation. The process can be fraught with uncertainties and a lack of knowledge in many areas. Important decisions need to be made before departure and on a daily basis throughout an international student’s studies.
This practical and comprehensive book will help you evaluate your options every step of the way. Danny Ong draws from personal experience as a past international student and as President of Monash University International Student Services. Useful for both prospective and current students, this book will help answer some of those common confusing questions. Don’t wait until you’ve completed your studies to discover you could have done it better — find out how to maximise your student experience in Australia now.
About the Author
Danny Ong first came to Australia in 2002 as an international student from Singapore. He completed his Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) with a thesis on Study-Work-Life Balance of International Students in Australia. He also holds a Bachelor of Arts (Psychology)/Bachelor of Business (Management) degree from Monash University.
Danny is a former President of the Monash University International Students Association. He has consulted with governments, universities and professional organisations, and presents at conferences
regarding the experience and welfare of international students.