Holmesglen recognised for outstanding excellence in international education
Holmesglen's success in international education has been celebrated at the 2016 Victorian International Education Awards.
The Institute was honoured with both a provider and Premier's award – 'Excellence in International Education – TAFE and 'International Education Provider of the Year' – reflecting Holmesglen's outstanding achievements and excellence in international education across all sectors.
Holmesglen's reputation for innovative teaching and learning was further enhanced by the presentation of the 'International Student of the Year – Vocational Education & Training (VET)' award to Freddy Mata Mendoza.
Currently enrolled in Holmesglen's Diploma of Furniture Design and Technology, Freddy came to Melbourne from Venezuela. During his time with Holmesglen, Freddy has achieved a number of awards, including winning the People's Choice prize at the 2016 Australian Contemporary Emerging Design Awards.
"Holmesglen is honoured to receive these highly-sought after and respected awards, which demonstrate a recognition of Holmesglen's strength and diversity in the delivery of international education in Victoria," said Mary Faraone, Chief Executive at Holmesglen.
The Institute is proud to acknowledge the contribution of its diverse student cohorts, its global agent networks, and the outstanding efforts of staff and specialist service providers involved in the growth and development of international education at Holmesglen.