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Getting Settled

Moving to a new country is a life-changing experience. We’re here to provide you with the information you need to get set-up smoothly after you land, and quick tips for preparing for life in Western Australia.

Essential Utilities

Set yourself up to successfully live, rent and work.

Getting work while you study

Your student visa allows you to work up to 48 hours per fortnight when your course is in session and unlimited hours during semester breaks, so you can work while you study in Australia.

Planning your budget

Learn more about the costs associated with living in Australia and how to plan accordingly.

Follow Curtin Life

Visit the Curtin Life YouTube channel for tutorials, student stories and more.