Student visa (subclass 500) for Australia, that lets you live in Australia for the duration of your education program, and is valid for 5 years and in-line with your enrolment date. The main selection criteria involves with Financial, English proficiency, Health and character abilities. Every aspirant must be able to demonstrate a genuine intention to stay in Australia temporarily for the purpose of study, or to accompany a student as a dependent (i.e. spouse or child) or as a guardian.
Being on a student visa, you may work up to 40 hours per fortnight during term time, and full-time during holidays. The visa is automatically issued with permission to work, although you’re not allowed to begin working until your registered education program gets started, and should not rely on work in order to support yourself or your family during your stay in Australia.
While you are studying a master’s by research or a PhD you don’t have any work restrictions. Keep in mind that any work required as part of your course is not included in the limit. Voluntary / unpaid work is also not included in the 40-hour limit if it’s genuinely voluntary, for a non-profit organization and for the benefit of the community.
Alpine Visas is partnered with major educational institutions in Australia, that helps you to find wide options to choose. We'll guide you through the entire process from application preparation, choosing the right institute and better process to fulfill. We make you aware of every step and keep informed of complete requirements and updated conditions by australian government and all related departments.