International current students

If you are already studying as an International Student at Charles Darwin University, there is information you must know to ensure that your learning experience and time at CDU are successful. At CDU you are supported every step of the way through several student services. In addition, this website will assist you in locating important information that is relevant to you. It is designed to help you from the beginning to end of your studies at CDU.

Our Team

The international support team aims to offer the highest level of support to the international students at Charles Darwin University, to help make your experience in Australia the best it can be.

There is a dedicated member of the support team on every CDU campus. Our staff have lived and studied in other countries just like you, and have firsthand experience of the highs and lows of such a big and important journey. Issues you can discuss with the team include, but aren’t limited to:

  • Confirmation of Enrolment (CoE)
  • Orientation
  • Student visa conditions
  • Intermission  (leave of absence / study leave)
  • Study load / management of studies in given timeframe / Reduced Study Load (RSL) / Variation of study load
  • Payment of fees
  • Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC)
  • Clubs and Events
  • CDU support services relevant to your issue

The team can provide support and advice in person, online or over the phone. You can drop in or book a private appointment.

Location and contact details

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Postal Address:

Charles Darwin University
Office of International Services
Building Orange 2 - ground floor
Casuarina Campus
Ellengowan Drive
Darwin, Northern Territory 0909

T: 08 8946 7215, F: 08 8946 6644, E:

Team members:

Simona CAVANI – Senior International Student Adviser
Lana GUO - International Student Support and Events Officer

Postal Address:

Charles Darwin University
Level 10, 815 George Street
Haymarket, Sydney
NSW 2000

T: 02 8047 4100, E:

Team member: Henriette DU TOIT - International Student Support Officer

Postal Address:

Charles Darwin University / ATMC
Mezzanine level
271 Collins Street
Melbourne VIC 3000

T: 03 9631 9100, E:

ATMC support team members:

Claudia ROSSI HUNT - Student Contact Team Leader
Tie Sing SOON - Program Contact Officer
Andreana VASALLO – Student Contact Officer
Satwant SINGH – Academic Program Coordinator
Michelle Preston – Library Contact Officer