Australia has become no. 1 choice of many Nepalese students. Australia has turned into most favorable study destinations of many students because of high standard education system. Australia has third largest number of international students. Students can bring their spouse/dependent along while studying.
February / March
July / August
November- Limited within few institutions
The student who are in the course of more than one year can work part time up to 40 hours per fortnight during course time and full time during vacation, provided this does not interfere with their study program. Spouse of a student in Australia can also work full time if the student is enrolled for a 2 year Master program and part time ( 40 hours per fortnight) in other cases.
Australia provides a work permit for a period of 2 years to students who have taken up an education program of 2 year or more on completion of the educational program. With this work permit the student can work full time for a period of 2 years after completion of the course. International students who have graduated in Australia would also gain points under the Skilled Migrant Category and are eligible for applying for PR.
Getting Your Visa
Visa process normally takes around 3-8 weeks. The visa officer usually relies on the university or institution’s assessment of your candidature but they may also carry out independent assessment. A student has to submit all documentation to visa authorities. Just like the university student will need to prove to the visa authorities of financial preparedness to pay for living expenses, education costs and travel for the course. Students will be required to show AU$18,000 towards living expenses per annum along with the balance fee for the remaining year as finances for visa purposes. The visa officer may also conduct a telephonic interview whenever necessary.