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Extra 10 points with Tasmania’s new Skilled Regional (Provisional) visa (Subclass 489)

Extra 10 points with Tasmania’s new Skilled Regional (Provisional) visa (Subclass 489)

Tasmanian state government offer a new visa category that could provide visa-holders a pathway to Australian permanent residency. Australia is proving to be one of the most popular immigration destinations in the world. With a total annual intake of nearly 200,000, the country evokes the interest of visa-seekers from all over the globe. Apart from […]

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2017-18 Skilled Occupations List announced – July 2017

2017-18 Skilled Occupations List announced – July 2017

The Short‑term Skilled Occupation List (STSOL) will be applicable for Subclass 190 (Skilled—Nominated visa) or Subclass 489 (Skilled—Regional (Provisional) visa.

The Medium and Long-term Strategic Skills List (MLTSSL) will be applicable for General Skilled migration visas – Subclass 189 (Skilled Independent Visa), Subclass 489 (Skilled Regional Provisional Visa who are not nominated by a State or Territory government agency) and Subclass 485 (Graduate Temporary Visa) visa applications.

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Changes on Working Visas (old 457) from July 2017

Changes on Working Visas (old 457) from July 2017

Previously Australian government had announced from 1st of July 2017, many changes to 457 visa are coming in to effect that it will introduce some reforms to Australia’s temporary employer sponsored skilled migration programmes. The reforms were to include abolishing of Temporary (Skilled) (subclass 457) visa (457 visa) and replacing it with a completely new […]

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Do you want to migrate to Australia? Victoria releases new Skilled Occupations List (SOL)

Do you want to migrate to Australia? Victoria releases new Skilled Occupations List (SOL)

From 1 July 2017, applications for ICT occupations re-open with new application process. In November 2016, reported about Victorian Government’s decision to temporary stop accepting applications for skilled visa for certain ICT occupations. Skilled visa applications for 11 occupations were temporarily closed by the Victorian Government for certain ICT occupations from 11 November 2016 till 6 March […]

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5 Australian University Makes The Top 50 in World

5 Australian University Makes The Top 50 in World

 Five Australian university are among the world’s top 50 universities and 7 are in the top 100, according to a major global ranking that shows Australian universities have made overall improvements in all measures, including teaching, employability and research. Australian National University is the highest ranked in the country at 20th place in the 2018 QS World University […]

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Choosing an Education Agent

Choosing an Education Agent

Usually Education agents assist international students to secure a place in an Australian school. While institutions can enrol students directly, they also work with the global student agent network such as IEA-A International Network. You may choose to use a qualified education agent, usually known as a student counsellor, academic adviser, or student recruiter in […]

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List of Australian Universities

List of Australian Universities

Australia is home to 43 universities with at least one university main campus based in each state or territory. The Australian Universities map allows you to see where each university’s main campus is located. Most universities have more than one campus and are located across multiple states and territories, providing you with a choice of […]

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International Students Bring $20 Billion to Australia / John Ross and Julie Hare

International Students Bring $20 Billion to Australia / John Ross and Julie Hare

International education experts believe the country may benefit even more from political and economic changes in Britain and the United States. International education’s value to Australia has surged past 20 billion Australian dollars ($14.8 billion U.S.), confirming the industry’s status as the country’s third-biggest earner and easily the largest export of services. New figures from the Australian […]

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The skills that will help you emigrate to Australia

The skills that will help you emigrate to Australia

Australia’s Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DIBP) has released the new Skilled Occupations List (SOL) for 2016-17. The purpose of the country’s skilled migration programme is to attract “highly employable” people for migration, and it is the most common form of migration to Australia. Australia is one of the biggest gainers through emigration, which is largely […]

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Changes Australia must make to solve its tech skills shortage / Jonathan Barouch

Changes Australia must make to solve its tech skills shortage / Jonathan Barouch

  I have a confession to make … I just hired an engineer from London for my company. While I have been a vocal proponent for remaining headquartered in Australia and keeping our engineering base local, this is no longer a tenable strategy. There simply isn’t enough tech talent to satisfy the demands of both corporate Australia […]

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