For many overseas students, coming to Australia for studies is a great opportunity to obtain a qualification from an education provider that is recognized globally, thereby providing a competitive advantage for their future career paths. For others, it could be the opportunity to experience life in Australia as a full time student and to even engage in some part time employment.

The main visa subclasses that fall within this category are listed below:

Student – SC500 Visa

This visa allows a student to visit Australia to participate in a course of study.

Temporary Graduate – SC485 Visa

The Subclass 485 is a temporary graduate visa which allows international students to live, study and/or work in Australia after the completion of their studies.