Along with our previous article about the Perth Regional Area, this article will inform you about the advantages of studying in the Perth Regional Area. Read more!
The government of Australia reinstated Perth’s status as a Regional Area on 16 November 2019. Following this decision, many colleges and universities in Perth started competing and promoting their institution, the promotions included the scholarships offered by universities in Perth for international students. What is the benefit of studying in a Regional Area Australia?
The benefit of studying in a Regional Area
As you know that the benefit of studying in Australia is that you are able to study while doing part time work. So you are able to gain some working experiences or make money by yourself. Apart from that, you are also able to live in Australia after you graduate from your school by applying for Temporary Graduate Visa which allows you to live, study, and work in Australia for 2-4 years depending on your qualification.
Interestingly, international students who are graduating from Universities in a Regional Area will be eligible for a one year extension of their Post-study Work Visa Australia [subclass 485]. What is Post-study Work Visa Australia ?
Post-study work visa Australia
After graduating from an institution or university in Australia, you are able to stay in Australia by applying Temporary Graduate Visa. There are two kinds of Temporary Graduate Visas you are able to apply based on your own criteria and qualification, which is a Graduate Work Stream and Post-study Work Stream.
Graduate Work Stream is applicable for International Students graduating from minimum Diploma degree in Australia from any major suit to Skilled Occupation List which is published by the government of Australia. However, Post-study Work Stream is applicable to all International students graduating from an Australian Universities with minimum study of Bachelor Degree from any majors. Post-study work visa normally allows you to stay from 2-4 years depending on your qualification. However, if you are graduating from a University in a Regional Area in Australia, you are eligible for a one year extension to live in Australia. So, you will have 3-5 years to stay in total.
Are you interested in studying in Perth Australia? Or want to know more about studying in a Regional Area of Australia? Do not hesitate to contact Education ONE for further assistance!