Life at LAB | Melbourne

Student Support

LAB students come from over 40 different countries and our student support team is dedicated to helping each one of you settle quickly into Melbourne. We offer advice on all the practical things you need to know to make Melbourne your home, including:

  • Setting up an Australian bank account
  • Obtaining an Australian Tax File Number (TFN) and/or Australian Business Number (ABN)
  • Advising on your resume
  • Offering tips for job interviews
  • Assisting in finding a place to live
  • Advising on the best health cover
  • Referring you to counselling if needed

Social Life

At LAB, we believe that learning is most effective when you are relaxed and feel part of a community. Our free daily extra-curricular activities will help you get to know your classmates quickly, so you can explore your new city with friends. Your teacher will also take you to art galleries and interesting attractions to practice your English and discover the best of Melbourne.

Optional Classes

Our optional classes take place every day of the week, and give you the opportunity to refine and practice your English, often while having fun and meeting new people! These free classes include:

  • Movement Class
  • Grammar Boot Camp
  • Australian Studies
  • Conversation & Pronunciation Club
  • Job Club