According to the Minister for Immigration and Border Protection there will be 190,000 permanent visas available in the 2015 – 2016 financial year. That is the allocated number only for permanent visas, which means, there are more visas for students, work and holiday, tourist and others.
From November 2014 the Department of Immigration and Border Protection has approved exams other than the IELTS for the Australian migration process.
Many of our clients have chosen to sit different exams such as the PEARSON Academic and the TOEFL iBT. Throughout this article we will give you the most important links if you wish to take the TOELF iBT exam.
During April, Australia has different events that help bring the community together. Making different cultures bond and interact may be difficult to do in theory but Australia has found the perfect way. Australia raises awareness for different social issues by encouraging people, from every background in Australia, to join forces and help make a difference.
Australia is one of the most multicultural countries in the world and support for multiculturalism is a key plank of the Australian Government's social policy.
For example, according to the ABS (Australia Bureau of Statistics) 31% of people living in Western Australia were born overseas. Due to the recent influx of new Australians into Western Australia, being people drawn in under the Skilled Migration Program to meet the need for skilled labour in the mining industry, the percentage of people born overseas increased by 4 percent from 2006.
Let one of our experts confirm your eligibility. Book a Consultation for Migration Purposes with VisAustralia and start your process straight away. Our lawyers and migration agents will do all the process and applications for you.
The number of students, short term and long term workers, and tourists coming to Australia is on the rise, only this year, the Government will grant over 5 million visas to people interested in coming to Australia . According to the Department of immigration (DIBP) there will be 1.9 million foreigners in Australia at any one time throughout 2015. This is significant number in a country with a domestic population of 23.13 million people.
Before starting your process it is extremely important to undertake research into your agent and to check their agent registration.
The Migration Act 1958 specifies that only Migration Agents registered with the government are legally allowed to provide migration services and advice.
Studying in a country that is not your native country increases your possibilities of finding a job after finishing your studies. The reason for this is pretty simple; when you study in a new country you have to adapt to a new culture and routines. This will make you discover new ways to perform the same task, and your inquisitive spirit will develop. The skills that come out of the international student experience are valuable and appreciated by employers.
In case you are not a native English speaker. The Australian Government requires you to prove your level of English by presenting a test. There are different tests you can undertake in order to fulfill this requirement. Some of them are: IELTS, TOEFL, PEARSON and OET. However the IELTS test is still the preferred one by most of the candidates. Another reason for this is that some institutions accept only this test to accredit certain occupations.