After submitting PhD thesis, if the student visa did not yet expire (for international students), are we allowed to remain and work in Australia during thesis examination period, which usually takes 3 to 6months? Please direct me to the right DIAC webpage explaining this.
I would like to know if I can apply for Permanent Residency visa (visa 885) while I am waiting for PhD study result from reviewers? Due to some circumstances and policy in place, I won’t be able to wait till I receive my results, which usually take time. I need to apply before 31st July...