Interesting changes to be seen for Australian students

New change as per Ministerial media release – “MASTERS BY COURSEWORK” INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS WILL GET THREE YEAR POST-GRADUATE TEMP VISA SC485 (previously this was two years)

New change as per media release – INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS WHO GOT SC485 BUT THEN GOT STUCK OVERSEAS DUE TO COVID 19, CAN NOW APPLY FOR AN EXTENSION OF THEIR SC485 IF THEIR SC485 EXPIRED ON OR AFTER 1 FEB 2020 – SAME PERIOD OF TIME WILL BE ALLOWED.

New proposal as per media release – Vocational Education and Training (VET) sector – International student graduates will also receive a two year Temporary Graduate visa (previously this was 18 months)

New confirmation as per media release – The Morrison Government will also extend existing measures for international students and temporary graduates to recognise time spent offshore studying online to count towards qualifying for a temporary graduate visa.

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