Having a Student Visa (Subclass 500), you are permitted to stay in Australia for up to five years as long as you are enrolled in a full-time institute.

This visa enables you to:

  • Participate in a qualifying course of study
  • Bring your members of the family to Australia
  • Apply for study online or from outside Australia
  • Work in any sector of employment.

If you want to apply for a Student Visa (Subclass 500), click here to know more about it. You can get in touch for a free consultation with Ghothane Lawyers. 

Checklist for Subclass 500 Visa

For obtaining a Student Visa (Subclass 500), you should meet the following conditions:

  • Minimum age of six is required.
  • Submit a Confirmation of Enrollment (CoE) at a full-time course listed on CRICOS
  • Should be registered under institutions and programmes for international students
  • Demonstrate proof of your English language proficiency.
  • When you stay in Australia, you and your family must be protected by Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC) from an authorised Australian health insurance provider.
  • You must have sufficient welfare plans in place during your stay in Australia when you are under the age of 18.
  • You must meet the character and health requirements.
  • Have enough money to cover your stay.

How to Obtain a Student Visa 500?

  • Prepare for your student visa at least six weeks before you apply for a course of study in Australia.
  • Collect your papers using the Document Checklist Tool. As the Document Checklist tool is revised twice a year on the 31st of March and the 30th of September, make sure you have the most recent list.
  • Online visa applications can be made in Australia or elsewhere.
  • Create an Immiaccount or connect to an existing one, add documents, and pay the required application fee.

Cost of Student Visa Application?

The primary applicant’s expense for the Student Visa Subclass 500 starts at AUD $630. Each family member who seeks a student visa will incur a fee under this subclass 500.

With a strongly recovering economy, higher minimum wages, and more lenient immigration regulations than in the previous three years, there has never been a better moment to study in the nation. Talk to us right now at Ghothane Lawyers if you need assistance with your student visa application.