Redfern Legal Centre recently held a Legal Information Session for international students affected by Australia Institute of Business and Technology accreditation issues.
RLC is aware that a large number of international students have been affected. We are looking at the legal situation and whether students may have any compensation claims against the college.
Our free Legal Information Session, held at Redfern Legal Centre on 14 March 2019, gave AIBT international students an overview of their rights and legal options. We are looking at other ways we may be able to advise affected individuals.
The following factsheets may provide some assistance with your situation:
Are you stressed or depressed as a result of AIBT accreditation issues? Your Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC) may be able to help you cover part of the cost to see a doctor. Watch our video below to learn more.
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