Guide to Student Visa for Australia

NOTE*: Please note this guide is only to help you understand the requirements of getting a student visa in Australia and should not be relied upon as your final outcome of any visa application or advice in relation to your student visa application.

Once we receive all the information and documents in this form , we will contact you to provide our recommendation as to whether your would likely be eligible for a student visa for Australia.

Main Applicant's Detail

Insert your personal details

Insert details of when and where you were born

Use format: dd/mm/yyyy

Example: 28-04-2015


Other Personal Particulars


Current Contact Details:

Insert details of your current telephone and email contact details:

Phone Country Code Area Code Number
After Hours
Office Hours

Country Code Number
Mobile/Cell #
Email


Citizenship Details

Insert details of the citizenship

Country of Citizenship How was this Obtained? Date Obtained(dd/mm/yyyy) Do you still currently hold this Citizenship? Do you hold a current Passport for this Country?
YesNo YesNo


Education

List all your education and qualifications you have undertaken or are enrolled in since birth:
(education/qualifications includes: primary, middle and high school; college/vocational schools, university, research/thesis, specialised training, skill/trade qualifications

Dates From / To Qualification Type/
Course Type
Course Name or Research
Description
Institution Name and Street Address Course Status &
Course Language



Language Skills


Insert details of all languages you are able to communicate in (including English):

Language Level of Proficiency Is this your main Language?
YesNo
YesNo
YesNo


Your Parents

(please include details even if they are no longer alive)


Parent (1)

Insert this Parent's personal details:

Insert details of when and where this person was born and their gender:

Insert details of this Parent's other Personal Particulars


Insert details of where this Parent currently resides:

Their Country of Current Residence Their Citizenship / Residency Status
in this location


Parent (2)

Insert this Parent's personal details:

Insert details of when and where this person was born and their gender:

Insert details of this Parent's other Personal Particulars

Insert details of where this Parent currently resides:

Their Country of Current Residence Their Citizenship / Residency Status
in this location


Your Siblings (including Step-Siblings and Half-Siblings)

please include details even if they are no longer alive


Sibling (1)

Insert this Parent's personal details:

Insert details of when and where this person was born and their gender:

Insert details of this Parent's other Personal Particulars

Insert details of where this Parent currently resides:

Their Country of Current Residence Their Citizenship / Residency Status
in this location

QUESTIONS FOR ALL INCLUDED APPLICANTS

Visas

Travel to Australia

If Yes, please provide details

Travel to Other Countries

Australian Activity & Other Information

Provide details of any intended course:

Name of included Applicants who
will undertake course/study
Intended Course / Study Type Course Name Start Date

(dd/mm/yyyy)
End Date
Institution Name Institution City Has the Applicant
enrolled in this course?
YesNo

If Yes, please provide details

If Yes, advised when and where to in Australia


Provide see the list of evidentiary documents below:

Source of Funds Australian Value of funds ($AUD) Applicants who will have access
to these funds



Health Questions

For you and everyone who is to be included in this application, please answer the following questions regarding health:


(h) Does any applicant have any of the following health conditions that may incur medical costs, require treatment or medical follow up?













G. Character Issues

For you and everyone who is to be included in this application, please answer the following questions regarding character:

*Please upload your police clearance certificate in evidentiary section below

YesNo

Documentary Evidence List

Identity

Evidence of your identity. Attach a copy of your passport. Also include a certified copy of your birth certificate , national identity card or driver licence where you have these.

  • ID 1
  • ID 2

Evidence of intended study

Evidence of your intended study must be provided to make a valid application. Unless you are in a special category listed below, you must provide:

  • a confirmation of Enrolment(CoE) for all intended courses if applying outside Australia.
  • a CoE or letter of offer for all intended courses if applying in Australia (a CoE must be provided before the visa can be granted).

Special categories

  • Australian Department of Defence sponsored - provide a letter of support
  • secondary exchange student - provide an Acceptance Advice of Secondary Exchange Student form
  • postgraduate research student required to remain in Australia for marking of your thesis - provide a letter from your education provider.

welfare arrangements for under 18 year old student

Evidence of accommodation and welfare arrangements in Australia if you are under 18 years of age must be provided to make a valid application.
This must be one of the following:
Form 157N - Nomination of a student guardian in Australia
Download Form 157N

  • Confirmation of Appropriate Accomodation and welfare letter from the student's education provider.
  • An Acceptance Advance of Secondary Exchange Student form for secondary exchange students only.
  • Letter of Support from the Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade or the Australian Department of Defence that arrangements have been made for the student's welfare.

Parental consent

If you have a child under the age of 18 included in the visa application and one or both parents (or legal guardians) are not applying for an Australian visa, both parents will need to complete and sign the form 12298 - Consent form to grant an Australian visa to a child under the age of 18 years.
If you have sole custody of the children, provide evidence such as a court order.

Please download the FORM HERE Form 1229

Health Insurance

Evidence of adequate health insurance. Health insurance must be overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC).
You must obtain OSHC for yourself and any accompanying dependants from at least one week before your course starts and for the duration of your stay in Australia.
We will arrange the OSHC for you.

Evidence of financial capacity

You must provide either:

  • sufficient funds to cover your travel costs and 12 months of living (AUD 30,000) and tution fees for you and your accompanying family members and school costs for any school aged dependants (AUD 25,000) , or
  • evidence that your spouse or parents are willing to support you and they have an annual income of at least AUD 60,000 for single students or at least AUD 70,000 for students that are accompanied by family members. This can be annual tax returns pay slips of your parents.
  • an Acceptance Advice of Secondary Exchange Students form for secondary exchange students only
    annual tax returns pay slips of your parents.

Evidence of English Language ability

This must be evidence that you have either obtained a satisfactory test score in an English Language test that has been approved by us or evidence of certain eligible studies in English.

Genuine Temporary Entrant requirement

Evidence to show that you meet the Genuine Temporary Entrant requirement for a student visa.
This must include a statement in your application in your application form that you intend to stay in Australia
temporarily and /or documentation to support claims. The statement must be written by the applicant even if using an agent.

you can include evidence such as :

  • Qualifications - a certified copy of your academic transcripts, Educational Certificate (Degree, Diploma etc) or letter/statement from your overseas Education Institution.

  • Australian qualifications - a certified copy of your academic transcripts, Educational Certificate (Degree,Diploma etc.) or letter/statement from your Australian Education Institution.

We will consider your circumstances, your immigration history, if you are a minor and the intentions of a parent, legal guardian or spouse, and any other relevant matter.

Change of name

if anyone in the application has changed his or her name, certified copies of documents verifying the name change, This included a marriage or deed poll certificate or certified copy of evidence of the name change.



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