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  1. Visas and immigration
    TLDR: What is considered as overseas qualifications? Hello everyone, I hope your day is going well. I have a quick question regarding my application for 485 Post-Study Workstream visa. In the online application, I have to provide at least 1 overseas qualification but I do not have any. So I...
  2. Visas and immigration
    Hello, I'm doing a 2-year postgraduate course registered at CRICOS for 104 weeks. It has equally weighted 18 subjects contributing to a total of 225 credits. Do I meet the 92 weeks of study requirement in 485 visa if I only complete 16 subjects? Thank you.
  3. Visas and immigration
    Hello, I am currently doing an online study in my home country without holding any study visa (The biometric centre is still suspended). I may intend to apply for a 485 visa after graduation. However, the new policy under covid-19 states that ’Online study*outside*Australia is counted*from the...
  4. Visas and immigration
    Hi everyone, I hope someone here can help answer this question for me. I plan to withdraw my 485 visa that is currently being submitted and processed. I was wondering if I will still be able to relodge the 485 visa in the future if I withdraw and would the withdrawal effect my future visas...
  5. Visas and immigration
    Hi, My situation: 1. I have completed a Bachelor's Degree in ICT from 2014-2018 in Sydney. 2. I am currently on Post-study work stream visa (subclass 485), since May 2019. 3. I am currently doing professional year in IT/ACS professional year. 4. Currently I don't have work experience in IT...
  6. Visas and immigration
    Hi there I recently finished my PhD in Australia and applied for 485 visa on April 1,2019. I received a letter from uni that approved me for receiving my degree on 29 March 2019,however I got my completion letter later on 22 of May 2019.(therefore date of completion is May 22,2019). Is that ok...
  7. Visas and immigration
    Good day. I would just like to ask whether I can use my married name when applying for 820 visa but with a passport still in maiden name? My passport still has 1 year validity left and I have not renewed it yet. All my other documents here in Australia are now in my married name already such as...
  8. Visas and immigration
    Hello, my name is Ashim Zian. I am in a very big dilemma, and very confused in regard to the bad situation i am in. I finished my Exam on 23rd January, i applied for the visa 485 on 29th January, my student visa was expiring on the 31st of January, i got my Completion letter on the 7th of...
  9. Visas and immigration
    Hi everyone, Im planning to study an associate degree (mostly commerce or nursing/healthcare stream) which may start from winter 2019. I m worried about can I apply a temporary working visa (like 485 visa) so that I can start my career in Australia. Thanks and have a lovely day!:o
  10. Visas and immigration
    Good morning all. PLEASE HELP.. I just want to ask for guidance regarding my son's current visa. Circumstances: 1. He's 5 y/o and currently on a tourist visa until June 2019, max. stay of 6 mos. Planning to exit and re-enter this Nov. 2. My husband and I are both on 485 visa - post study work...
  11. Visas and immigration
    Whilst completing the 485 Graduate work stream application, I've stumbled into a question that I am not quite sure how to answer. "Do you, or any other person included in this application, intend to be in a classroom situation for more than 3 months (e.g. as either a student, teacher, lecturer...
  12. Visas and immigration
    Hi guys, Please indicate your timeline for 485 subsequent entrant offshore paper applications whether you are waiting for outcome or been granted visa in last 6 months. It helps other people predict their application time frame. Thank you.
  13. Visas and immigration
    I recently got refused for 485 visa because I forgot to apply for the AFP check during the time of my visa application. I am currently on bridging visa. In this case, what would be the advisable steps? Another migration agent told me that AAT will likely reject my appeal, and said in which case...
  14. Visas and immigration
    Temp Grad Visa 485 Grad Work Stream Can you combine multiple courses to meet the Australian study requirements, and if so, do they all need to be relevant to the nominated occupation for the visa? Thank you for any help.
  15. Visas and immigration
    Hi, I have spent 2 years studying courses at graduate level in Australia. I have completed a 1 and-a-half year Masters by Coursework (Master of Music Performance Teaching) degree and a Graduate Diploma in Education which I finished in 6 months time. I want to apply for the 485 Post Study Work...
  16. Visas and immigration
    Hi there, I've just finished my last semester for my bachelor degree in RMIT University, Melbourne. The tricky situation was that I was offered too many credit exemptions when I first started. Instead of a 3 year course, I was offered to complete it in 1.5 years. According to the 485 visa...
  17. Visas and immigration
    Hello all, Let me just say that the dilemma I've landed in is entirely my fault, but I am starting to accept the reality and now hope to make the best of what my remaining options are. I was hoping if any migration agents or someone with reliable information could answer my question(s)...
  18. Visas and immigration
    I tried to read the threads related to the Post-Study work stream visa 485 but could not find answers to my enquiries. So here is my case: I am about to complete a PhD degree, and I am considering applying for the visa 485. My student visa (574) expires on March 5, 2016. The thing is that my...
  19. Visas and immigration
    Hi there and happy new year (almost)!! :), I am a bit confused about bridging visa and working rights under a 485 visa. I was hoping somebody could help me clarifying what I can and can not do once I apply to this visa. My status: - just graduated and on a student visa 573 expiring mid March -...
  20. Visas and immigration
    Hello, I am new to this forum, but hoping someone can help, as I have been receiving conflicting information regarding my work rights after completing my degree, while still on an international student visa. I completed my Master degree at the beginning of July this year. I completed my...
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