Study in Australia

Australia is third most popular country for overseas education. Australia has six states and major territories. The reasons you should choose studying in Australia is world class education system, cultural diversity, Immigration friendly rules and opportunity to gain experience. Australia is ranked as 4th happiest country in the world and twelfth largest economy. It also boasts high class infrastructure facilities in all major cities. It has consistently maintained its education standards. For international students a CRICOS registered institute assures that institute and course meets the high standard level. There are diverse selection options for students Private institutes, Colleges, TAFE and Universities.

Under Graduate Programs :
Admission Requirement in Undergraduate Programs like Associate Degree and Bachelors Degree:
• Students need to have good academic records.
• Higher Secondary mark sheet with above 50%. In some universities percentage cut off can be higher.
• IELTS overall score of 6.0 or TOEFL 80 iBT.
• Work Experience letter ( if applicable)
• Some Universities require GRE /GMAT.
• Recommendation letters and Covering letter for application (SOP).
• Admission in VET and TAFE is possible with IELTS 5.5 bands.
• Univeristy /College /VET/TAFE may conduct interview prior to confirmation of admission.

Post Graduate Programs:
Admission Requirement in Graduate Programs like Masters Course and Doctorate:
• Students need to have good academic records.
• Bachelor’s degree with minimum 50% score.
• IELTS overall score of 6.5 or TOEFL 100 iBT.
• Work Experience letter as per requirement of course. (If applicable).
• In some cases work experience is mandatory like in MBA.
• For admission in creative or professional field portfolio or detailed subject research is required.
• For Doctorate programs research proposal, good academic background and high score in IELTS/TOEFL and GRE/GMAT is mandatory.
• Univeristy /College /VET/TAFE may conduct interview prior to confirmation of admission.
Students can work part time during studies i.e. 20 hours per week and full time during breaks.
February and July are main intakes, some Universities /Institutes also offer October intake. It is advisable to apply at least 5-6 months prior to intake.
Document Checklist :
• Academic document – Secondary and Higher Secondary, Bachelors and Masters and any other certificates. (As per the individual case).
• IELTS score sheet or TOEFL score sheet/ English proficiency test result.
• Letter of recommendations.
• Work experience letter (if applicable).
• Passport bio data pages.
• Covering letter or SOP for application.
• Application fees (if applicable).
• Some Universities may ask to demonstrate financial capability of the student and sponsor.

Tuition Fees :

Course Level Tuition Fees In AUD $ (Average)
ELICOS – English Language Course Subclass 570 $ 300 per week
VET Diploma, Advance Diploma Subclass 572 $ 8,000 to $ 15,000
Undergradute bachelors programs Subclass 573 $ 18,000 to $ 30,000
Post Graduate Masters programs Subclass 573 $ 20,000 to $ 28000
Masters by research and Doctorate Subclass 574 $ 15,000 to $ 35000

Student Visa Process For Australia
Australia Visa Streams
There are two streams for visa application to Australia :
• General student visa application under assessment level 3
• SVP – Streamlined visa processing under assessment level 1
To apply for SVP visa the program must be higher diploma leading to bachelors, bachelor’s degree program or masters program by coursework. The SVP program is designed for international students applying in participating universities and higher education provider. GTE is another guiding factor for getting through SVP visa, GTE i.e. Genuine Temporary Entrant. You need to fulfill some requirements to apply as GTE for SVP which comes under assessment level 1. Your application should show genuine reasons for applying for a particular course, its future value, your circumstances in home country and in Australia, financial background and immigration history.
SVP gives students freedom to apply with lesser requirements making it easy, convenient and quick for students. While in general stream under assessment level 3, more number of documents with greater precision is required. The process time for SVP is quicker compared to general application under assessment level 3.
The difference between Assessment level 1 and 3 is related to factors considering the genuineness and security of the application. Assessment level 1 assumes student to be of low risk while Assessment level 3 assumes student to be of high risk and so to demonstrate compliance to genuine intend much more documentation is required. Even the funds part for both differ, in terms of amount and duration i.e. time period for which funds are kept on hold.

Document checklist for Australian Student Visa

• Confirmation of Enrollment letter from university/institute. (Available after payment of tuition fees).
• Receipt of tuition fees.
• All academic documents including transcripts, mark sheets and Degree certificate (as per individual case).
• Letter of Recommendation.
• Letter of recommendations.
• IELTS /TOEFL score sheet.
• Evidence of finance – Bank statements, Fixed deposits, Education loan etc.
• Medical and Police Clearance Certificate.
• Health Insurance (OHSC).
• Evidence of regular income and proof for the same for applicant or sponsor as per the case.
• All pages of Passport.
• Work experience letter (If applicable).
• Photographs 45 x 35 mm white background.
• Visa fees AUD $ 535.

Living cost in Australia

For Student – AUD $ 18,610 p.a.
For Dependent – AUD $ 6,515 p.a.
For First Child – AUD $ 3,720 p.a.
Next Onwards – AUD $ 2,790 p.a.
Air fare and OHSC needed.

Processing Time for Australia Student Visa

Application processed under SVP takes much less time as compared to regular application. For streamlined visa processing it takes 20 to 25 days and for assessment level 3 (general visa) usually 6-8 weeks of time period is required on an average.


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