The Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DIBP) is responsible for issuing visas for entry to Australia.
Students who are planning to study a registered course are required to obtain a student visa.
With this visa the student can :
Participate in an eligible course of study in Australia
Travel in and out of Australia
Work up to 40 hours every 2-week period once the course starts
This is a temporary visa to study for up to 5 years. The type of course and its length will determine the length of stay.
Primary school children enrolled in years 1-4 can only be granted a student visa for a maximum of 2 years.
If the student visa will expire before the graduation the student might be eligible for a Visitor visa (subclass 600). The student will need a letter from the education provider with the date of the graduation.
The visa costs from AUD620 for the main applicant, unless they are exempt.
The visa application can take longer to process if the student :
Do not fill it incorrectly.
Do not include all the documents that need more information.
It takes time to verify the information.
The Eligibility to apply for a visa is:
Age – less than 20 years old when you begin Year 12.
Evidence of enrolment
The student must have taken the English language test in the 2 years before the student applies to for a student visa.
English language evidence exemptions:
The student is a citizen and holds a passport from the UK, USA, Canada, NZ or Republic of Ireland
The student is an applicant who is a Foreign Affairs or, Defence sponsored student or a Secondary Exchange student (AASES)
2 years before applying for the student visa, you completed, in Australia and in the English language, either the Senior Secondary Certificate of Education or a substantial component of a course leading to a qualification from the Australian Qualifications Framework at the Certificate IV or higher level, while you held a student visa.
Casual or part-time work is a great way to support the student while studying.
It's also a way to gain real-world work experience that looks great on the resume.
Employers look favorably on students who can balance study and work commitments because it shows good time-management skills and a willingness to work.
As a guide, the student should avoid working more than 15 hours per week during the semester if the student is a full-time student, otherwise, it might affect the studies.
Typical student jobs include retail, hospitality and customer service roles. These provide good opportunities to develop important employability skills.
All the students in this university will have access to career gateway which is an online job searching within the university premises
If a student has a student visa then they can work for a maximum of 40 hours per week.
Career and Placement after Course
Jobs to follow after graduation are:
Information Systems Manager
Operations Research Analyst
Business Operations Manager.., etc.
The average salary of the graduate after getting placed is 98,400 USD.