105 students from 8 universities across Victoria were successful applicants of NexStar 2019. These students represent 19 different regions from around the world.
Out of 33 applications, 13 start-ups were selected based on their global market readiness. These startups are in Digital & IT, Manufacturing, Education, Life Sciences and Finance.
Throughout NexStar, Victorian-based international students develop their skills and confidence by applying insights of their home countries in start-up businesses. The start-ups gain a global approach to scaling through the diversity of the cohort.
NexStar alumni are building stronger, more collaborative communities to further advance Melbourne as a global hub for education, innovation and entrepreneurship.