Electronic Engineer (04 year bachelor) assessed as Engineering Technologist

Go Back   Living and Working in Australia Forum With Immigration and Travel Information > Living in Australia > Visas and immigration > Immigration Timelines

Immigration Timelines This section is used to post updated from the forums Timeline Software for members that choose to share their updates. Please also use it for manual timeline updates.

Electronic Engineer (04 year bachelor) assessed as Engineering Technologist


Closed Thread
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
  #1 (permalink)  
Old 07-29-2014, 06:55 AM
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2014
Posts: 2
Users Flag! From uae

Electronic Engineer (04 year bachelor) assessed as Engineering Technologist

I have Electronic Engineer (04 year) degree and having 09 years experience as working for electrical substations. i submitted my CDR and mentioned to assess as electrical engineer.

Engineering Austrailia assess myself as engineering technologist and qualification as equivalant to bachelor.

My questions?
Employers in austrailia will refer to engineering austrailia outcome and would impact in Job and i cannot work as professional engineer?

my degree (04 years) will be considered as 03 years in Austrailia?


  #2 (permalink)  
Old 07-30-2014, 11:14 PM
Active Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2013
Posts: 14
Users Flag! From egypt

Hi Atif,

I don't think employers will look at your occupation assessment; Occupation assessment is only for use by the Department of Immigration and Border Protection. I'm not 100% positive though, but in my line of work (Software Engineering) the assessment is never required or brought up during job search.

Good luck!


  #3 (permalink)  
Old 12-31-2014, 05:04 AM
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2014
Posts: 1
Users Flag! From india

Hello Friends,

I am planning to migrate to Australia and have applied for my skill assessment with EA.

However, even though I applied for the occupational category of Professional Electrical Engineer, EA assessed me as Engineering technologist.
EA has given me an option to resubmit the CDR for a positive outcome of Professional Electrical Engineer.

I have a Bachelors degree in Electrical and Electronics taken from India(4 years) & since then, I have been working as a Production Engineer in an Electrical and Electronics product mfg for past 6 years.

I have read in few threads that with occupation as Engineering technologist (233914), I can claim only 10 points for my education as it is equivalent to an advanced diploma, whereas occupation category of Professional Engineer will fetch 15 points as it is equivalent to bachelors degree. Is this true?

Only if I get 15 points for educational qualification, will I pass the points test criteria.

I am bit stressed about this and request you to advice me whether Engineering technologist will get me 15 points.

Thanks a lot in advance,
hari


Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
  #4 (permalink)  
Old 01-14-2016, 12:59 PM
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2016
Posts: 2
Users Flag! From ukraine

1 likes given
Hi pals. Are you trying to say that EA can suggest the actual category for applicants? I think it is very good idea and helps to save money.


Closed Thread

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Work Experience Before Bachelor Degree (Computer Engineering) aseeem Visas and immigration 2 11-26-2013 03:54 PM
21 year old Mechanical Engineer from USA MEJeremy Visas and immigration 0 05-13-2013 01:03 AM
Final Year IEEE/ Non IEEE 2011 Engineering Projects HDL Solutions Education 0 07-27-2011 01:24 PM
Am I suitable: Manager (1 year) and Engineer (8 years) SGrade Visas and immigration 2 02-03-2010 11:24 AM
Mechanical Engineer working as a Sales Engineer/Manager for any Engineering Product allzfair Jobs and work 1 04-27-2009 01:21 AM

LEGAL NOTICE
By using this Website, you agree to abide by our Terms and Conditions (the "Terms"). This notice does not replace our Terms, which you must read in full as they contain important information. You must not post any defamatory, unlawful or undesirable content, or any content copied from a third party, on the Website. You must not copy material from the Website except in accordance with the Terms. This Website gives users an opportunity to share information only and is not intended to contain any advice which you should rely upon. It does not replace the need to take professional or other advice. We have no liability to you or any other person in respect of any content on this Website.


All times are GMT. The time now is 01:58 AM.




Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
SEO by vBSEO
vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2020 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
AustraliaForum.com