Temporary Graduate Visa (Subclass 485)

This Visa allows international students to live, work and study in Australia temporarily after they have finished their studies. This visa can be granted only once as a primary applicant.

There are two streams for this visa:

Ø  Graduate Work Visa : 18 Months visa

Ø  Post Study Work Visa: 2 to 4 years visa.

To be eligible for this visa:

Applicant must be under 50 yrs of age.

Must hold an eligible visa.

Recently finished Cricos approved study.

Must have occupation on skilled occupation list (Graduate work stream)

Must hold an Eligible Qualification (post study work stream)

First visa was applied and granted after 5th November 2011. (Post study work stream)

Must meet Australian Study requirements in last 6 months.

Must have health Insurance in Australia.

Must meet English language requirements.

Must Meet the Character and Health Requirements.

Must have applied for AFP check before application.