Part-time work during studies
Working part-time along with your studies gives you the opportunity to acquire valuable experience in your area of study as well as earn some money. Most visas allow students to work 40 hours every two weeks during their course, and full-time during course breaks.
Work opportunities after studies
There some popular categories wherein students mostly for apply for their further stay in Australia. Australian law does not naturally confer work permits on international students after they have graduated.
- students who are going for diploma courses will be entitled for “ Graduate Work stream”with 2 year of study in Australia.
- students who are going for Bachelor’s and Master’s (Coursework) courses will be entitled for 2 years after studies work permit.
- students who are going for Master’s by Research courses will be entitled for 3 years after study work permit.
There is a high demand for foreign labour in certain areas in Australia. If you have spent the required amount of time studying in the country, have the required work experience, are fluent in English, and possess the relevant skill sets (http://www.immi.gov.au/skilled/), you can apply for permanent residency too.
|Course Level||Work Permit during Study Period||Work Permit during Vacation||Work Permit after Studies|
|Diploma||40hrs per fortnight||Full Time||18 months(under Graduate Work Stresm)|
|Degree Under Graduate & Post Graduate(coursework)||40hrs per fortnight||Full Time||2 years|
|Masters by research||40hrs per fortnight||Full Time||3 years|
|PhD||40hrs per fortnight||Full Time||4 years|