Australia Skilled Immigration Points Calculator

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Quick Eligibility check for Points tested visa – Australia

Disclaimer

Check your occupation availability

Is your occupation listed in MLTSSL or STSOL or ROL

  • Yes
  • No

It is mandatory for the applicant to have an occupation available in MLTSSL /STSOL/ROL. We advise you to consult our counselors for more details

Please Enter Your Date of Birth




Currently you are not eligible for General Skilled Migration or you may check for your spouse or de facto partner as a main applicant or please contact our counselor for other types of visas for Australia

Please note you will not be eligible under General Skilled Migration once you reach 45 years of age, please contact our counselors immediately.

If you have already appeared /planning to appear , please select your English language ability:

Type of Test:

  • Competent
  • Proficient
  • Superior

Click on Understand your English scores to rate your scores

Check your Employment points

A) If you have a Skilled Employment within Australia on a valid visa in the last 10 years in your occupation listed in MLTSS or STSOL or ROL

  • None/Less than 1yr in the last 10yrs
  • 1 out of last 10 years
  • 3 out of last 10 years
  • 5 out of last 10 years
  • 8 out of last 10 years

B) If you have a Skilled Employment outside Australia on a valid visa in the last 10 years in your occupation listed in MLTSSL or STSOL or ROL

  • None/ Less than 3 yrs in the last 10yrs
  • 3 out of last 10 years
  • 5 out of last 10 years
  • 8 out of last 10 years

Do you hold an Australian/Overseas qualifications equivalent to / above an Australian Bachelors degree level?

  • Yes
  • No



A) Is your qualification a trade/ Diploma from Australia?

  • Yes
  • No

B) Is your qualification relevant to the nominated occupation and satisfy the qualification?

  • Yes
  • No

Check your Australian Study points

A) Do you hold one or more qualifications from Australia a CRICOS registered course with at least 2 academic years study duration completed on a valid visa while you are present in the country?

  • Yes
  • No

B) Do you hold an Australian Doctorate or Masters degree (research based) from any of the below listed fields? Fields: Biology,chemistry,Maths,Natural &Physical science,Astronomy,Comp & IT,Aerospace,Civil,Electrical and Electronics Engg.

  • Yes
  • No

C) Is above qualification from Australia done from a regional area?*

  • Yes
  • No

Check your partner skills points

Is your partner below 45 years , with Competent English and have skills in one of the nominated occupation in the MLTSSL or STSOL or ROL* (or) Is your spouse or de facto is an Australia citizen or PR holder?

  • Yes
  • No

Check for Community language points

Do you hold a paraprofessional level as Translator/Interpreter certification from NAATI to claim points in one of the designated languages ?

  • Yes
  • No

Check for professional year points

Do you have a professional year from Australia, completed in the last 48 months from ACS/CPAA/ICAA/IPA/IEA?

  • Yes
  • No

Check for Sponsorship Points State/Relative

Do you want to apply for a state/territory nomination for a PR visa?

  • Yes
  • No

Check for Sponsorship Points State/Relative

Do you want to apply for a regional nomination/Relative sponsorship for a regional provisional visa?

  • Yes
  • No








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Your points score against the minimum threshold 65 is :

Congratulations! You are found eligible for the points tested visas to Australia and you seem to be a very prospective applicant. Please register for a technical evaluation with our Y-Axis consultant to know more details of your eligibility.

Your points score against the minimum threshold 65 is :

Sorry! You must have not evaluated yourself correct or You do not satisfy the points criteria for this visa to apply. Don’t get disappointed, you may consult our counselors to know your accurate eligibility or to any other possible visas for you if you do not satisfy the points tested visas.

Check Your Eligibility

Business people and skilled professionals can migrate to Australia based on their skill sets, educational qualifications and work experience. With the general skilled migration self-assessment test, an individual can evaluate his/her chances for Australian immigration.

Individuals will score high if they are aged under 50, have English language proficiency, have adequate work experience in their nominated occupation, which must be included in the country’s SOL (Skilled Occupation List).

Australia skilled migration points

Under the Australia immigration point system, immigration candidates can acquire the required Australia migration points which are awarded to a candidate provided he meets the requirements under the following criteria.

  • Age: Applicants between the age of 18 and 49 can score points under the age
  • English language: The applicant should prove that he has the required competency in the language by submitting the test results of any recognized English language proficiency test.
  • Overseas Experience points (Experience outside Australia): The applicant can claim points for having three/five/eight years of overseas experience in the nominated occupation in the last 10 years.
  • Australian Experience: The applicant can claim points for having worked in Australia in one of the occupations listed on the SOL on a full-time basis.
  • Overseas Qualification points (Qualifications gained outside Australia): The applicant can claim points for recognized qualifications which is at a level of bachelor’s or higher or Ph.D.
  • Australian Study: The applicant can claim additional points for doing a course in Australia of at least two academic years or more.
  • Live and Study in Regional Area: The applicant can claim additional points if he has met the Australian study requirement of living and studying in a ‘regional low population growth metropolitan area’ for at least 2 years.
  • Partner Skills: The applicant can claim points under partner skills if the partner satisfies the basic requirements of age, English language ability, qualifications and skills assessment result.

Candidates scoring a minimum of 65 points would be considered eligible by DIBP (Department of Immigration and Border Protection), an organization responsible for immigration.

Points determine your eligibility for a PR visa. As already mentioned, you must score at least 65 points under the Points Grid. The below table describes the different criteria for scoring points:

Category  Maximum Points
Age (25-33 years) 30 points
English proficiency (8 bands) 20 points

Work Experience outside Australia (8-10 years)

Work Experience in Australia (8-10 years)

15 points

20 points

Education (outside Australia)

Doctorate degree

20 points
Niche skills such as Doctorate or master’s degree in Australia 5 points

Study in a regional area

Accredited in community language

Professional year in a skilled program in Australia

State sponsorship (190 visa)

5 points

5 points

5 points

5 points

Let us look at how points are calculated under each category:

Age: You will gain a maximum of 30 points if your age is between 25 to 32 years.

Age Points
18-24 years 25
25-32 years 30
33-39 years 25
40-44 years 15

English proficiency: A score of 8 bands in the IELTS exam can give you a maximum of 20 points. However, the Australian immigration authorities allow applicants to take any of the English proficiency tests such as IELTS, PTE, TOEFL, etc.  You can try for the required score in any of these tests.

Work experience: Skilled employment outside Australia with 8 to 10 years of experience counting back from the date of your PR application will give you 15 points, lesser years of experience means fewer points.

Skilled employment outside Australia Points
Less than 3 years 0
3-4 years 5
5-7 years 10
8-10 years 15

Skilled employment in Australia with 8 to 10 years of experience from the date of application will give you a maximum of 20 points.

Skilled employment in Australia Points
Less than 1 year 0
1-2 years 5
3-4 years 10
5-7 years 15
8-10 years 20

Education: Points for the education criteria depends on the educational qualification. Maximum points are given to a doctorate degree from an Australian university or a doctorate from a university outside Australia provided it is recognized by the Australian government.

Qualifications Points
A Doctorate degree from an Australian university or institute outside Australia. 20
A Bachelor (or Masters) degree from an Australian university or institute outside Australia. 15
Diploma or trade qualification completed in Australia 10
Any qualification or award recognized by the relevant assessing authority for your nominated skilled occupation. 10
Niche skills such as Doctorate or master’s degree in Australia 5

Spouse application: If your spouse is also an applicant for the PR visa, you will be eligible for additional points.

Spouse qualification Points
Spouse has a PR visa or is an Australian citizen 10
Spouse has competent English and has a Positive Skill Assessment 10
Spouse has only competent English 5

Other qualifications:  You can gain points if you meet any of the following criteria.

Study in a regional area 5 points
Accredited in community language 5 points
Professional year in a skilled program in Australia 5 points
State sponsorship (190 visa) 5 points
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