Primary & secondary school study

  • Primary school courses
  • Junior secondary or senior secondary school courses
  • Approved secondary school exchange programs

Higher Education

  • Bachelor Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Graduate Certificate
  • Graduate Diploma
  • Higher Education Diploma
  • Higher Education Advanced Diploma
  • Masters by coursework

Vocational education and training (VET)

  • Certificates I, II, III or IV (except ELICOS)
  • VET Diploma
  • VET Advanced Diploma
  • Vocational Graduate Certificate
  • VET Advanced Diploma
  • Vocational Graduate Diploma Courses


  • Masters by research
  • Doctoral Degree

English Language Intensive Courses for Overseas Students (ELICOS)

For International students who have been accepted to study in a registered English language course in Australia.

Non-award student visa

Non-award foundation studies, or other full-time courses or components of courses not leading to an Australian award.

Visa Requirements

  1. Offer letter from schools, colleges and universities in Australia
  2. Sufficient fund to support your study and life in Australia
  3. Have not been involved in illegal activities
  4. Meet health requirements

Visa Benefits

  • Work 20 hours a week while undertaking a full time course in Australia
  • Travel in and out of Australia anytime you want
  • Australian graduates may apply for a temporary work visa that allows them to work full time in Australia without restriction
  • Additional dependents can be included in the visa application
  • Parents or relatives can apply for a visa to stay in Australia as the guardian of a student who is studying in Australia