Life In Brisbane

The best city in Australia

Affordable

Affordable

Tuition fees provide students with value for money and cost of living expenses are more affordable compared to other cities.
Weather

Weather

Brisbane has more sunny days per year than any other Australian capital city. With warm summers and mild winters, you can enjoy an outdoor lifestyle always, including adventure sports, large parks and an inner-city beach.
Activities

Activities

Brisbane is Australia’s most inclusive study and has a large number of events and programs to help make international students feel like they are home away from home.
Location

Location

Some of Australia’s most famous tourist destinations like the Great Barrier Reef, Cairns, Gold Coast, the Whitsundays and Sunshine Coast are easily accessible from Brisbane. There are also airport connections to most major cities worldwide.
 
 

Why choose Viva college??

Balanced Nationality Mix

At Viva we believe that a balanced mix of different nationalities adds a lot of value to your learning experience. That’s why we make sure students from all over the world study at Viva and learn from each other without any nationality dominating on campus.

Flexible Study Options

We provide extensive online resources for students to enhance your leaning experience and complement subjects taught in class. Students have an individual login to access material, track progress and receive feedback on their performance online.

Central Location

Viva is located in the heart of Brisbane on Queen Street Mall. Bus, train and ferry terminals are all in walking distance. Our convenient location and excellent facilities make us the perfect choice for the discerning students.

Highly Qualified Teachers

Viva employs engaging teachers and trainers with specialist qualifications and a combined teaching experience of over 350 years. Most of our ELICOS and Teacher Training staff are CELTA or DELTA qualified, with University degrees, and all our Business trainers are nationally certified with many years of industry experience.

Support Services

Our support services cover your welfare, academic, financial and accommodation needs. And our student card helps you get cheaper prices at selected shops, cinemas and on public transport (selected courses only).

Day & Night Class

We offer numerous English and Vocational courses with a flexible timetable. You can study at different times with our earliest courses starting at 8.00am and our latest ending at 9.00pm.

Study Pathways

Viva College has partnered with a variety of educational providers and universities to create easy pathways between your course at Viva and further study. Our pathway partners recognise the quality of Viva’s programs and offer you an easy and quick transition to their own.

Job Club and Internships

At Viva we are committed to helping you find employment while studding with us. Viva’s Professional Internships offers students an opportunity to gain professional work experience and improve career opportunities.

English Only Policy

Our English-Only Policy is to help you maximise your English language speaking and listening practice during your studies at Viva. To help you really improve your English proficiency level, you will be expected to speak in English while at Viva College.

What's on VIVA

Mar 3 @ 2:30 pm – 3:00 pm
2:30 pm
Join us for an hour of delicious coffee and stimulating conversation for our weekly Coffee & Conversation Club. Please note, places are limited, so make sure you sign up early to get a place. Students  Continue Reading »
Viva College
Mar 10 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
2:30 pm
Join us for an hour of delicious coffee and stimulating conversation for our weekly Coffee & Conversation Club. Please note, places are limited, so make sure you sign up early to get a place. Students  Continue Reading »
Viva College
12:00 am
  2-4-1 Parmys! Parmys aka Chicken Parmigiana is an Italian dish adopted by Australians – It is Chicken topped with a tomato sauce and cheese ! The Flying Cock in Fortitude Valley has a very  Continue Reading »
The Flying Cock
Mar 17 @ 3:30 pm – 6:30 pm
3:30 pm
Lets celebrate making it through Test Week! We will be firing up the grill, so join us to have an awesome Friday afternoon! Come and enjoy a delicious sausage sizzle, games and socialize on Friday  Continue Reading »
Roma Park
Mar 23 @ 5:00 pm – 11:45 pm
5:00 pm
Love steak? Love wine? Then head to Gertie’s Bar and Lounge  for $20 steak and shiraz night. That’s $20 for a steak PLUS 2 sides PLUS a glass of Shiraz.
Gertie's Bar & Lounge
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Coffee & Conversation @ Viva College
Mar 3 @ 2:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Coffee & Conversation @ Viva College | Brisbane City | Queensland | Australia
Join us for an hour of delicious coffee and stimulating conversation for our weekly Coffee & Conversation Club. Please note, places are limited, so make sure you sign up early to get a place. Students  Continue Reading »
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Coffee & Conversation 2:30 pm
Coffee & Conversation @ Viva College
Mar 10 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Coffee & Conversation @ Viva College | Brisbane City | Queensland | Australia
Join us for an hour of delicious coffee and stimulating conversation for our weekly Coffee & Conversation Club. Please note, places are limited, so make sure you sign up early to get a place. Students  Continue Reading »
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2-4-1 Parmys at The Flying Cock
2-4-1 Parmys at The Flying Cock @ The Flying Cock
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2-4-1 Parmys at The Flying Cock @ The Flying Cock | Fortitude Valley | Queensland | Australia
  2-4-1 Parmys! Parmys aka Chicken Parmigiana is an Italian dish adopted by Australians – It is Chicken topped with a tomato sauce and cheese ! The Flying Cock in Fortitude Valley has a very  Continue Reading »
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VIVA BBQ @ Roma Park
Mar 17 @ 3:30 pm – 6:30 pm
VIVA BBQ @ Roma Park | Brisbane City | Queensland | Australia
Lets celebrate making it through Test Week! We will be firing up the grill, so join us to have an awesome Friday afternoon! Come and enjoy a delicious sausage sizzle, games and socialize on Friday  Continue Reading »
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STEAK & SHIRAZ NIGHT AT GERTIE’S! @ Gertie's Bar & Lounge
Mar 23 @ 5:00 pm – 11:45 pm
STEAK & SHIRAZ NIGHT AT GERTIE'S! @ Gertie's Bar & Lounge | New Farm | Queensland | Australia
Love steak? Love wine? Then head to Gertie’s Bar and Lounge  for $20 steak and shiraz night. That’s $20 for a steak PLUS 2 sides PLUS a glass of Shiraz.
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Coffee & Conversation @ Viva College
Mar 24 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Coffee & Conversation @ Viva College | Brisbane City | Queensland | Australia
Join us for an hour of delicious coffee and stimulating conversation for our weekly Coffee & Conversation Club. Please note, places are limited, so make sure you sign up early to get a place. Students  Continue Reading »
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Coffee & Conversation 2:30 pm
Coffee & Conversation @ Viva College
Mar 31 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Coffee & Conversation @ Viva College | Brisbane City | Queensland | Australia
Join us for an hour of delicious coffee and stimulating conversation for our weekly Coffee & Conversation Club. Please note, places are limited, so make sure you sign up early to get a place. Students  Continue Reading »