Types of Students Visas

You can study on various types of visa in Australia. The main student visa is Subclass 500.

But there are other visa subclasses that allows you to study as well. Some of the subclasses are

  1. Student Visa (Subclass 500) If you are planning to study long term in Australia this is the best option for you. The costs starts from $560 and you are allowed to work.
  2. Student Guardian (Subclass 590) If you are planning to provide care to student under 18 years. The costs starts from $560 and you are not allowed to work.
  3. Training Visa (Subclass 407) If you are planning to take part in the structured workplace based training. The costs starts from $280 and you are allowed to work.
  4. Temporary Graduate (Subclass 485) If you have finished your study and planning to work in Australia. The costs starts from $1500 and you are allowed to work.
  5. Visitor Visa (Subclasses 600, 601, 651) If you are planning for short term study, usually less than 3 months. The costs starts from $140 and you are not allowed to work.
  6. Working Holiday Visa (Subclass 417 and 462) If you are planning to holiday, work and short term study in Australia  (Conditions apply).  The costs starts from $440 and you are allowed to work.

For more on information on visas, visit Department of Home Affairs website.

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