With such a large and dynamic Indian community in Melbourne you will barely have a chance to be homesick!
You will find plenty of excellent Indian restaurants as well as specialty supermarkets to source all the ingredients you’ll need to do some home style cooking.
See the best Bollywood has to offer at the many mainstream cinemas which regularly screen Indian movies and at the annual Indian Film Festival of Melbourne.
There are many Indian newspapers and other media to keep up with news from home as well as local community events, such as Diwali which is hosted every year in Melbourne’s Federation Square in the city centre.
You can find useful links at the Consulate General of India, Melbourne website.
Australians share India’s passion for cricket. In summer there will be matches happening on just about every spare bit of grass available.
RMIT has a vibrant student community with plenty of ways to make new friends.
There are many student clubs to choose from where you can meet people from your home country (we have India, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka students clubs) share your area of study, faith, love of sports or even science fiction!
For a full run-down on all our clubs as well as other ways to get involved with student life on campus, visit the clubs and activities page of the Students website.