Student Visa

The Student visa allow students to come to Australia and study on a full-time basis at a registered education institution. The Student visa also allows students to work up to 40 hours per fortnight, however student may work unlimited hours during scheduled course breaks.

Prior to 1 July 2016, there were many types of Student visas.

However, on 1 July 2016, Student visas were consolidated together and now there is only the Student visa (subclass 500).

For the Student visa, among other things the student must satisfy the:

  • English requirements
  • Genuine Visitor Test
  • Financial Capacity requirements

Student Visa – Visa Charges

Student visa: (subclass 500)
Base Application Charge
Additional Application Charge (18 and over)
Additional Application Charge (under 18)
 
$560
$420
$140

Student Visa