Student Visa and Graduate Visas

Student Visa and Graduate Visas

Subclass 500

  • Visit Australia to participate during a course of study
  • Can bring family members(partner otherwise you and your partner’s dependent child) with you
  • Can travel in and out of Australia
  • Can workout to 40 hours every 2-week period once your course starts
Stay
  • Up to five years
  • The type in fact and its length will determine the length of stay
Eligibility
  • Be enrolled during a course of study in Australia and supply evidence
  • Hold Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC), or fall in one among the exemption categories
  • Prove you’ve got a welfare arrangement, if you’re under 18
  • Meet English requirements
  • Have enough money for your stay
  • Be a real temporary entrant
  • Meet health and character requirement
  • Sign Australian values statement
  • Not have had a visa cancelled or a previous application refused
  • Have not held a particular visa
  • If you’ve got one among these visas, you cannot apply for this visa while you’re in Australia:
    • Domestic Worker (Temporary) Diplomatic and Consular visa (subclass 426)
    • Temporary Work (International Relations) visa (subclass 403) within the Domestic Worker (Diplomatic or consular) stream
    • Diplomatic (Temporary) visa (subclass 995) – primary visa holder only.
    • A loved one of a Diplomatic (Temporary) visa (subclass 995) can apply for a Student visa in Australia
    • Transit visa (subclass 771)
    • Visitor visa (subclass 600) within the Sponsored Family stream or within the Approved Destination Status stream