Australia is one of the top countries on the list of all students wanting to Study Abroad. The application process to Study in Australia requires a lengthy and complicated process involving visa applications, paperwork and exams. To help you here is a description of the steps to apply for admission to Australian universities.
Before you start the application process, there are certain universal requirements that you should get ready which includes:
You will need to pick your course before you start the application process. You can apply for different courses in any one or more colleges. But before you apply to check whether there is a cap on the number of universities that you can apply for as some states are implementing a cap.
Be cautious when making your decision, because once you have gained admission, you cannot change your course.
Application to the university can be made in several ways:
You can determine how to apply by using the most suitable choice.
If English is not your first language, then you will need to take an English language proficiency test. Your scores should be submitted along with your visa application.
If you are selected for a course, you will receive an offer letter from the college. You will have to confirm that you accept the offer of admission and pay the tuition fees. After you send this, you will receive a Confirmation of Enrolment or COE which is required when processing your visa application.
The next step is to apply for your visa. You will be applying for an Australia Subclass 500 Visa. Your visa application must include the following documents.
You can make your visa application online.
You may need to attend a visa interview and/or health check-up based on the place where you have been selected to study. You will know about this when submitting your visa application.
You will get to hear on the final decision on your visa application in a week or two after you submit your application.
Once you have got your visa approval, you must plan to be in Australia 90 days before the commencement of your course. This date will be notified in your CoE.
These are the steps you must follow to Study in Australia and get closer to your aim of doing your course in Australia.