What is the cost and process duration for this visa
- This visa costs AUD1,500.
- For the Graduate Work stream, application process takes 4-5 months.
- For the Post-Study Work stream, application process takes 55 - 73 days.
Do I need Skill assessment for this visa?
In case you apply for the graduate work stream you have to get a positive skill assessment. There are 485 skill assessments for IT professionals, teachers, engineers, nurses and tradesmen. We work along with you to ensure that you meet the requirements.
What is English language requirement?
The temporary graduate or the subclass 485 visa applicants need to sit for an English IELTS or equivalent test. In case you do an IELTS test, you can score an average of 6.0 with 5.0 in each band.
When to apply for the 485 visas?
A temporary graduate or the subclass 485 visa needs to be lodged within 6 months of the course completion and before the expiration of the student visa.