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Yugo University Square, Melbourne
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Yugo University Square, Melbourne

Pelham St, Carlton, 3053, Australia
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laundry facility
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cinema room

About the Property

Located on Pelham St, Carlton, 3053, lies one of the best student accommodations in Melbourne by the name of Yugo University Square! This Yugo student accommodation offers a wide range of studios and shared rooms with all the amenities you will need to make your stay as comfortable as possible! Yugo University Square is close to the city centre, meaning that you are close to various universities, like the University of Melbourne, Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, Trinity College, Melbourne Institute of Technology, and Kent Institute Australia. This makes sure that you are never late for any of your classes!

Melbourne is considered to be one of the best cities for students for many reasons, with the biggest being that the city is a hotspot for various renowned universities, like the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, Melbourne Institute of Technology, Kent Institute Australia, Danford College, Southern Cross University, and many more! These universities attract students from all over the world, which makes the city one of the most diverse in the country. The city is also filled with various attractions and iconic landmarks that you can easily visit from Yugo University Square! The city also attracts students from all over the world for another reason, being that the cost of living in Melbourne is lower than the other cities like Sydney. Another great thing about Melbourne is that it is one of the most liveable cities in the world because of its excellent transportation, healthcare, vibrant culture and lifestyle, and much more. Melbourne is thriving with a vibrant cultural scene since there are various festivals, music events, museums, and galleries to visit! Melbourne is also known for its cafe culture and various cuisines you must try! You can easily visit these places from Yugo University Square using the great public transportation links! So, what is the wait? Book your stay at Yugo Melbourne with amber!


Each shared room and studio room at Yugo Melbourne has all the amenities needed to make your stay as comfortable as possible! Each room is fully furnished with a comfortable king-size single bed/bed, a desk and a chair to study hard with desk space and storage to keep your room neat and organised! You will also find a shared bathroom and kitchen in all shared rooms, while all studios have a private bathroom and kitchen! All kitchens are equipped with premium kitchen appliances to help you whip up that delicious meal you crave!

Stepping out of your room at Yugo University Square, you will find high-speed WiFi, ensuring you don't face internet issues! There is a cinema room/ TV area and games room to enjoy some time with your friends. You can access Infinity Place's gym, cinema room, skyline terrace & BBQ, and study areas! There are also study pods where you can sit quietly and study in peace or organise a group study session in the Infinity Place study areas! There is also laundry services. For your security, there is a 24-hour residence team, key access, and CCTV cameras!

Location and What's Hot?

Even though this student accommodation is close to some of Melbourne's big educational centres, like the Melbourne Institute of Technology and Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, Yugo University Square is much closer to the bustling parts of Melbourne. The area of Yugo University Square is crowded with restaurants, cafes, and the best tourist attractions.

Yugo Melbourne is one of a kind, located in Carlton, Melbourne. Amongst all the student accommodations in Melbourne, this place is described to be a blend of simple modernity with world-class designs, which is also a perfect description for the city of Melbourne. Melbourne has been an old and golden charm of Australian land. This city captivates and attracts a lot of attention for its lifestyle, aura, diversity, culture and entertainment. While living at Scape Swanston, you will come full circle to the true essence of living in Melbourne. Students who live in Yugo Melbourne can discover a lot of their taste in food at different restaurants like Hi Chong Qing, Scopri Italian Food and Wine, ThaiLicious Restaurant, La Spaghettata Restaurant and more!

Living in Melbourne also means attending different parties; nearby clubs like Club Cardi, Pulp, The Carlton Club, and The Toff are recommended party spots. Putting the nightlife and food scene aside, you are close to Melbourne Central, the biggest shopping district, where you can unleash your inner shopaholic or study at the State Library Victoria to be a little more studious. This place has all the possible spots for your party, foodie, and intellectual side. YugoUniversity Square also has a touristy side, like the Australian Axeman's Hall of Fame, Axeman's Emporium, Bells Parade and Pig Island are a few tourist attractions close by.


Living in Melbourne as a student is a boon, as the city has a very well-connected transport network that students can leverage to reach different parts of the city. Students are usually encouraged to use public transportation modes like buses, rails, trams and metros that are lauded for their efficiency, network, and exclusive concessions and discounts. University Square is well connected to the public transport network, with Melbourne University/Pelham St just a minute away on foot. Moreover, Melbourne Central Station is just a 4-minute ride away, so you will always be connected to the city. 9-Pelham St/Elizabeth St is the closest metro station to Yugo Melbourne! This makes Yugo Melbourne the best student housing in Melbourne!

What will you get

Common Amenities

24 hour Residence Team
High-Speed Internet
Cinema / TV Area
Games Area
Study Pods
Communal Kitchen

Cancellation Policies (3)

  • Cooling off period
    Free booking cancellation in stipulated time
  • No visa no pay
    Free Cancellation if student visa is not secured
  • No place no pay
    Cancellation policy if admission not confirmed

Payment Policies (5)

  • Booking deposit
    Secure booking with this amount
  • Security deposit
    Deposit property holds during the tenure
  • Payment instalment plan
    Flexible payment terms

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I move in before my contract starts?

In many cases, they can allow people to move in early at a daily rate, but you will need to contact the residence team to check.

Where can I smoke?

Outside. Their buildings are non-smoking and incidents of smoking indoors will be dealt with strictly.

Can I personalise my room?

As long as you are able to return it to its original state on check-out or you will be recharged for any damages.

How long does a viewing take?

Usually between 15 and 30 minutes. However, the team are happy to spend as much time as is needed assisting you with your booking.

Can I keep a fridge in my room?

Additional fridges are only allowed in your room if they are for the purpose of storing prescribed medication.

Can I bring a pet?

They love fluffy animals but they do not allow tenants to bring pets into the building.

Can I sub-let my room for the summer?

They do not allow students to sublet their rooms throughout their contract with us.

Can I live with my friends?

Yes of course! Depending on availability, you can book a shared flat online with your friends.

Are there spare rooms for visitors to stay in?

No, unfortunately, their residences are filled to the brim with fun-loving students every year.

Can I share a room with my partner/friend?

Rooms (both en-suite and non-en-suite) are for single occupancy only and cannot be shared. However, 1-bedroom apartments or studios can be shared with a partner.

What is a guarantor?

A guarantor is a person who takes joint financial responsibility for your licence/lease. If you default on any payment under your licence/lease, it is your guarantors responsibility to pay the outstanding amount. A guarantor will be asked to sign your licence/lease in order for us to accept it and must be UK based as well as have sufficient status to support your application.

Who can be a guarantor?

A UK based person who is able to take financial responsibility for your licence/lease if you are unable to do so. A guarantor cannot be another student, another resident of Bramall Court, or anyone under the age of 22 as well as anyone in a bad financial situation. A guarantor will be required to provide us with their photo ID, proof of address and they might ask for a copy of a recent utility statement or other documents. they also reserve a right to refuse a guarantor that they do not feel is suitable.

What if my university, my government, or some other institution has agreed to act as guarantor?

A named person from your university, your government, or some other institution will need to sign your licence/lease and, in doing so, accept the terms and conditions of their responsibility. They will be able to use the university's or the named organisation's address. they will need an official statement from such guarantor to fund license fees shall you default on any payments.

Who needs a guarantor?

If you are looking to pay us via instalments, you will need a UK-based guarantor. If you select the option to pay us in full, no guarantor will be required.

What happens if I change my mind after booking my room or don't get the grades/visa for my chosen university?

That depends on your circumstances, but if you do not get a place at the University of your choice or did not manage to obtain a student visa and let us know in time (as per terms and conditions of the licence/lease), they will refund your deposit in full.See full terms and conditions of their cancellation policy for England (if you were planning to come to Salford)

How do I know when my booking is complete?

Once your application is fully complete, they will send you an email confirming the licence/lease booking. The steps to finish your application will be shared with you once you receive an offer of accommodation from us.

I have a disability. Do you accept disabled students?

Yes, they do. And would love to have you stay with us. Please note, though: not all of their locations have disabled-ready rooms or can accommodate any disability, so they advise to check with us and discuss your requirements before making a booking.

What contract lengths do you offer? Can I move out before my licence expires?

They  offer 2 contract lengths; 46-week and 50-week terms. You can move out any time, but you will be responsible for any outstanding rent due on your licence/lease unless you are able to find like-for-like replacement student to take over the remainder of your licence/lease. From time to time they  will also offer short-term lets/ semester lets but those contracts are subject to availability.

Can I send my belongings before I come in?

This depends on the capacity of the property you've booked at, so its best to get in touch with your team directly. If your property can take care of your belongings put your full name and room number (or VIN number) on the package before you arrive and your belongings can be stored for you.

Can I choose my room?

Please let us know your room priority and they will try to get you the same room depending on the availability.

Can I choose who my flatmates are?

You can choose to live with your friends by selecting the same flat number when you book with us. Please note, this is subject to availability, so it’s best to book early to avoid disappointment!

Do I need to be a full-time student to book a room?

We can only accept full-time students.

Is there an age limit for booking ?

To live whilst studying at University, you will need to be 18 or older.

If I don’t get on with my new flatmates can I change rooms?

We want to make sure that you love your experience living with us, so if you find you’re not getting on with your new flatmates it may be possible to change rooms subject to availability.

Are the social spaces always open?

You can book out some of the social spaces on offer in our accommodation, but most of our common areas are open 24 hours a day unless alternative opening hours are advertised.

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Melbourne Student Accommodation

Melbourne, a vibrant city known for its cultural diversity and world-class education institutions, offers a range of student accommodation options to suit every need. From modern studio apartments to shared flats, there's something for everyone. However, with the popularity of Melbourne as a student destination, on-campus accommodations can fill up quickly, leaving many students in search of off-campus housing near universities like the University of Melbourne and RMIT University. This is where amber comes in.

Amber provides a comprehensive platform for students to search and find their ideal student accommodation in Melbourne easily. Whether you're looking for a cosy studio or a shared apartment close to campus, amber's user-friendly interface makes the process simple and stress-free. With a wide range of options and detailed listings, finding the perfect place to call home during your studies in Melbourne has never been easier. From the initial search to move-in day, amber is there every step of the way, making the transition to student life in Melbourne seamless and enjoyable. Some of the best student housing in Melbourne that you can check out include Scape Peel, Carric Hostel, and Walsh Residence.

About Melbourne

Melbourne, the capital city of Victoria, Australia, is located on the southeastern fringe of the Australian landmass in the country's southern central part. Boasting a population of around 5 million people, Melbourne is a bustling metropolis that offers a welcoming environment for international students. With over 49,000 enrollments yearly, the city has a vibrant student population. Known for its architecture, culture, and music, Melbourne is a lively and diverse city that offers a wealth of opportunities for students.

One of Melbourne's key attractions for students is its strong job market, which provides plenty of opportunities for part-time and casual work. The city is also home to many multinational companies, making it an ideal place for students to gain valuable work experience. Melbourne has consistently been voted the most livable city in the world thanks to its great climate, which features mild winters and warm summers. The city is renowned for its excellent food, coffee, and nightlife and boasts plenty of green spaces, including parks and gardens. Melbourne is also home to some of the most prestigious universities globally, renowned for their academic excellence. These universities attract students from around the world, contributing to the city's cultural diversity. Overall, students moving to Melbourne for their higher studies are sure to have a fantastic experience, thanks to the city's welcoming atmosphere and diverse offerings.

Best Student Accommodation in Melbourne

The most essential thing for students when moving to a new city or country is accommodation. There are many student housing in Melbourne available close to major universities like Scape La Trobe and the University of Melbourne, enabling students to save time and money. Students can choose from various student houses, including ensuites, non-ensuites, shared apartments, and studios, with easy accessibility to various cafes and restaurants, shopping centres, healthcare facilities, and commuting options. With amber, you can make your Melbourne student accommodation search easy and hassle-free! Amber offers student accommodation in Melbourne, with options in multiple localities in the city, so you don’t have to worry about the location. Take a look at these student housing in Melbourne:

1. Scape Franklin

2. Carric House

3. Bouverie Residence

4. Scape Carlton

5. Student Living - 740 Swanston

6. Scape Aurora

7. Scape Melbourne Central

8. Scape Victoria Street

9. Scape Queensberry

10. Carlton Residence

Cost of Living in Melbourne

When it comes to the cost of living in Melbourne, it could be a bit expensive, but with proper planning and assessments, students can easily manage their expenses. A lot of factors come into play while estimating a budget, like the location of your Melbourne student accommodation, the rent of your Melbourne student accommodation, and personal preferences. Other expenses like groceries, travelling, and entertainment also impact your cost of living. Make sure to make a proper budget for all your living expenditures and other personal expenses. Below is an estimate of the costs you may incur while living in Melbourne.

1. Off-campus accommodation: AU$1400 - AU$1500 per month

2. Transportation: AU$190 - AU$200 per month

3. Food: AU$900 - AU$1000 per month

4. Entertainment: AU$80 - AU$90 per month

5. Groceries: AU$270 - AU$290 per month

6. Clothes: AU$200 - AU$210 per month

Student Travel in Melbourne

Melbourne's roads are always crowded, with vehicles in a hustle. With a wide range of transportation options, this city makes commuting convenient and easy for students living here. With a well-connected and vast transportation system of trains, buses, and taxis, travelling to any part of the city is hassle-free for students. The automotive fare is also much more affordable than in other cities. Students can get a student travel pass and railcards for an easier commute.’

1. Bus: This service is spread across, making it convenient for students to travel. The average bus fare is AU$5, and the concessional fare is AU$2.25. Many buses in Melbourne are accessible for people with disabilities, including low-floor buses with wheelchair ramps and spaces. If you require assistance getting on or off the bus, the driver can assist. You can take the Southern Cross Station bus stop, Melbourne Central/Lonsdale St bus stop, and Swanston St bus stop.
2. Bicycle: Melbourne is a very bike-friendly city, with many dedicated bike lanes and paths. You can rent a bike through a bike-sharing scheme such as oBike or Melbourne Bike Share or purchase a bike for personal use.
3. Rail: Melbourne has 218 suburban stations on 16 lines, most of which are subway stations. Flinders Street Station is Australia's busiest rail hub that serves the entire network, and remains a prominent Melbourne landmark and meeting place. A full-fare myki card costs $6, and a concession, seniors, or child myki costs $3.

Student Lifestyle and Living in Melbourne

Students need not worry about unwinding after a long week in Melbourne. The city offers a dynamic cultural scene, a diverse population, and a mix of modern and historic architecture. The streets of Melbourne are buzzing with cosy cafes and restaurants, shopping spots, art galleries, antique shops, and amazing clubs and bars. If you are into premium dining, then Villas Restuarant & Bar, Super Inn, and Rice Paper Scissors are among some of the finest restaurants in Melbourne that offer lip-smacking cuisines. Catch up with friends over coffee at Mr Tulk Cafe, Pearson & Murphy's Cafe, and Books n Bites Cafe. Party lovers can go to The Duke of Wellington, The Oxford Scholar, and Melbourne Central Lion to unwind with some drinks and live music. Indulge in some retail therapy at Melbourne Central, Chadstone - The Fashion Capital, and Emporium Melbourne. Art lovers can explore West End Art Space, Mailbox Art Space, and Tolarno Galleries.

Sports fans flock to the Melbourne Cricket Ground, affectionately known as "The G," to witness thrilling Aussie Rules matches in front of crowds exceeding 100,000. In addition to its cultural attractions, Melbourne boasts a stunning natural landscape featuring grand parks, impressive gardens, and beautiful seaside areas. The other popular attractions you must explore include the Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria, Queen Victoria Market, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne Skydeck, Melbourne Museum, Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG), State Library Victoria, and ArtVo.

Melbourne Tourist Attractions

With so many captivating tourist attractions and things to do, it's no wonder Melbourne is among the most famous cities in the world. The hubs, pubs, delightful cafes, leisure places, parks, and clubs drive learners to Melbourne. We have listed some of the most popular tourist attractions that you can explore while staying in the city. Have a look:

1. Cricket Ground
2. Albert Park
3. Melbourne Park
4. Melbourne Skyline
5. Royal Botanic Gardens
6. Federation Square
7. Melbourne Cricket Ground
8. St Kilda Beach
9. Great Ocean Road
10. National Gallery of Victoria

Top Universities in Melbourne

Melbourne is home to some of the best universities offering a range of undergraduate, postgraduate, and doctoral programs across disciplines! You can find your ideal university for your preferred course. We have listed some of Melbourne's top universities below:

1. Charles Sturt University
2. Asia Pacific International College
3. Edith Cowan University
4. Victorian Institute Of Technology
5. Melbourne Institute of Technology
6. Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology
7. Australian Catholic University

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