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Speedy processing for Australian visas for international students

by Ray Clancy on March 3, 2011

in Education in Australia

Speedy visa application for foreign students

Half of visa applications from international students seeking to study in Australia are processed within 12 calendar days while the rest are completed in just 18 days, according to new figures.

The figures, from the first comprehensive Student Visa Programme report, unveiled by Chris Bowen, Minister for Immigration and Citizenship and Chris Evans, Minister for Tertiary Education, Skills, Jobs and Workplace Relations, also shows that while student visa applications have declined from record high levels in 2008/09, applications in 2009/10 remained at a level similar to 2007/08. [click to continue…]