April 4, 2024

Australia is a remarkable country that has attracted thousands of international students to pursue their studies. That said, Australia has been facing skill shortages in different sectors. For instance, the recently published AIIA Digital State of the Nation 2023 report highlights the concerning shortage of IT skills in Australia. The report reveals that not only is Australia significantly lacking in IT expertise, but the areas experiencing the most severe skills shortages are precisely the ones where these skills are most in demand. Read More

January 15, 2024

A warm greeting to the international students who’ve been navigating the academic landscape of Australia. We want to acknowledge the remarkable journey you’re undertaking to fulfil your career goals. Living in a new country offers its share of adventures and adjustments. Among all of it, the weather is a significant aspect to consider as this land down under accounts for the world’s largest island. 

As an international student, you may experience entirely different climates in specific months compared to back home. It’s important to understand, and therefore, be prepared for the ever-changing seasons. Furthermore, you also experience the stunning beauty that these seasons have to offer, from discovering the colourful autumn foliage to layering up in the winter. Read More

November 10, 2023

If you’ve been residing and working in designated regions of Australia and aspire to pave your way to permanent residency, the skilled regional visa subclass 887 presents you with the chance to establish a permanent home in Australia. Let’s look at what this visa has to offer you and what makes you eligible to apply for it.

What is the Skilled Regional Visa Subclass 887 all about?

The skilled regional visa subclass 887 is for visa holders who have already been living and working in specific regional areas of Australia. Their visas render them eligible to apply for the skilled regional visa subclass 887. Before we dive into knowing which visas hold one eligible for applying for subclass 887, let’s first explore its features. Read More

November 8, 2023

One of the many eligibility requirements for obtaining an Australia Student Visa is to meet the English language requirements. To provide a valid score, you must submit an English Language Test score that was taken within 2 years of applying for the Australia student visa. One such English test is the IELTS Academic test, which is designed to assess English-language skills, particularly the skills essential for academic pursuits at the undergraduate or postgraduate levels. However, you might be wondering whether the IELTS score varies between different courses or universities in Australia. Let’s explore the intricacies involved and learn more about the IELTS scores of some of the popular Universities in Australia. Read More

September 15, 2023

No city compares to Melbourne when it comes to sporting events. From the Australian Open to the F1 Grand Prix and the AFL Grand Final, the city offers an unparalleled roster of world-class competitions. It’s the ultimate destination for witnessing the best in action.

However, there’s something more to Melbourne that goes beyond sports, world-class comedians, and punk bands. It’s the global standards of education that make international students want to pursue academics in Melbourne and study in Australia. Read More

August 24, 2023

One of the ways for skilled international students to approach permanent residency in Australia is by securing a skilled work regional (Provisional) visa or the 491 visa. There are two types of skilled work regional (Provisional) visa, one is for the Main applicant and the other is for a Subsequent entrant. As the name suggests the main applicant is a skilled worker who wants to live and work in regional Australia and the latter is a member of the family unit of someone who holds a Skilled Work Regional (Provisional) visa (subclass 491). 

So, this visa allows skilled workers as well as their family members to reside in the regional areas of Australia to study, live and work.  491 visa holders can apply for a PR after three years from the visa grant date. Read More

July 25, 2023

PR or Permanent Residency in Australia is a prevalent decision taken by international students. The country is known for its excellent education system and its top-rated universities. Australia offers a lot of part-time work options and work permits after finishing up higher education and this is why a lot of international students choose Australia. If you’re an international student holding a student visa 500, subclass 485 visa, or another valid Australian visa, this blog is for you.  Read More

July 7, 2023

When it comes to migrating to a new country, Australia is a popular destination for skilled professionals seeking better opportunities and an enhanced quality of life. The Australian government offers several visa options for skilled migrants, and two prominent pathways are the Skilled Nominated Visa 190 and the Independent Visa 189

While both visas target skilled individuals, they have distinct differences in terms of eligibility criteria, application process, and obligations. In this blog, we will delve into the dissimilarities between the Skilled Nominated Visa 190 and the Independent Visa 189, providing you with valuable insights to help you make an informed decision. Read More