Nowadays, migrating to Australia has become many people’s dream. Not only to be able to work in Australia with higher income compared with their home countries, but also to experience firsthand the international-standard facilities offered in Australia. International students who study in Australia with Student Visas can also have the benefit of those facilities. To those who studied or are currently studying in Australia, this country has become their second home.
The Australian Government – in this case, the Department of Home Affairs, is very supportive to International Student Graduates who want to contribute the knowledge and skills they got from their studies to their chosen industries in Australia. Temporary Graduate Visa lets International Students stay in Australia to work and study from 18 months to 4 years.
Such an opportunity to stay longer in Australia lets international students apply their knowledge and skills doing real work. In addition they also get the chance to explore the beauty of Australia since they now would get paid from their employers and they could not do this when they were studying in Australia.
To apply for this visa you must:
- Be younger than 50 years of age
- Hold an eligible visa
- Have included in your application evidence that you have met the English language requirement
- Have health insurance in Australia
- Have studied in CRICOS Registered Institution.
There are two streams for this visa:
Graduate Work Stream
You must have a degree, diploma or trade qualification used to meet the Australian 2-year study requirement that is closely related to your nominated skilled occupation in the skilled occupation list.
Post-Study Work Stream
You must meet the Academic and English requirements to apply for this stream.
The application for this visa will take 42 days to 5 months until any decision will be made This visa will be valid for 18 months up to 4 years depending on your previous academic qualifications in Australia.
All things considered, are you interested in applying for this visa but do not know how and where to start? Got a question or problem regarding your study in Australia? Don’t hesitate to contact us here.
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