Individuals who wish to study in Australia, are required to apply for a student visa. To apply for a student visa, applicants can lodge their application either electronically or in person with paper based application, which depends on the current visa requirements of the applicants’ country of citizenship.
To learn more about the subclass of student visa required, by visiting the Australian Department of Immigration and Border Protection’s website on student visa information and Applying for a student visa.
The student visa charges are separate from the tuition fee of the education program. Find out more on about the current visa charges on Student Visa Charges.
The documentation required to be submitted along with the student visa application, depends on which Assessment Level the applicant’s country of citizenship falls under. Read more about the Assessment Levels and the requirements on Overseas Student Program – Assessment Levels .
Additionally, contact the nearest Australian Embassy or Consulate , which can provide information and assistance about student visa applications.
Prior to lodging a student visa, it is important for your to know about your responsibilities as an international student. Read more on the Australian Government brochure
ENTRY REQUIREMENTS FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS
- 18 years of age and above
- Successful completion of senior secondary school studies equivalent to Australian Year 12 education or relevant employment experience
- English proficiency of IELTS: Total band of 5.5 or equivalent