Student

The following information is not intended to be exhaustive, and further eligibility requirements do apply. Please contact us to determine if you qualify.

As the recent figures demonstrate, Australia has become a sought-after destination for international students. We assist prospective and current students in making or renewing their student visas. Ghan Migration also assists you with responding to notices of intention to consider cancellation, cancellation appeal cases and educational provider issues you may have.

You must comply with the visa conditions for attendance and academic performance which come into effect after you have entered Australia. Compliance with your visa conditions is particularly important in order to avoid visa cancellation. The following are visas that can be applied to.

Visit Australia in a course of study for up to 5 years.

With this visa you can

  • participate in an eligible course of study
  • bring family members to Australia with you
  • apply online in or outside Australia

You must

  • be enrolled in a course of study in Australia
  • hold Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC), or fall in one of the exemption categories
  • must be 6 years or older
  • prove you have a welfare arrangement, if you are under 18

Note:

  • a substantive visa ceases to be in effect if another substantive visa is granted
  • applications are received Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) (or Australian Eastern daylight standard time (AEDST) when applicable)

The following condition(s) might be attached to this visa:

8104 – Work restriction: 40 hours a fortnight

8105 – Work restriction

8201 – Maximum 3 months study

8202 – Meet course requirements

8203 – Limited study change

8204 – Study limitations

8303 – Not be disruptive

8501 – Maintain adequate health insurance

8516 – Continue to satisfy the criteria for the grant of the visa

8517 – Maintain adequate arrangements for the education of your school-age dependants

8518 – Maintain adequate arrangements for your education

8532 – Maintaining welfare arrangements for minors

8533 – Inform provider of address

8534 – No further stay

8535 – No further stay

To support a child who holds a student visa. This is a temporary visa. The length of your visa will be determined by the student visa holder’s stay and their age.

With this visa you can

  • come to Australia to provide care and support for a student visa holder who is under 18 years of age or older due to exceptional circumstances

You must

  • be the student’s parent, custodian or relative who is 21 years or older
  • have enough money to support yourself and the student during your stay
  • be able to provide accommodation, welfare and other support

The following condition(s) might be attached to this visa:

8101 – No work

8106 – Work limitation

8201 – Maximum 3 months study

8501 – Maintain adequate health insurance

8502 – Not arrive before person specified in visa

8516 – Continue to satisfy the criteria for the grant of the visa

8534 – No further stay

8537 – Live with the student and provide for their accommodation, support and welfare

8538 – Not leave Australia without the student without our approval

This visa is suitable for international students who have recently graduated with skills and qualifications that are relevant to specific occupations in Australia needs. It lets you live, study and work in Australia temporarily. This visa is usually up to 18 months.

With this visa, you can

  • live, study and work in Australia temporarily
  • bring your family members

You must

  • be under 50 years of age
  • have a qualification relevant to an occupation on the skilled occupation list
  • be assessed as having skills suitable for an occupation on the skilled occupation list

The following condition(s) might be attached to this visa:

8501 – Maintain adequate health insurance