Graduate Temporary Work Visa

The Graduate Temporary Work Visa (subclass 485) confers working rights to international students who have recently completed 2 years of study in Australia. This visa allows a recent graduate to gain professional experience in Australia for between 18 months and 4 years. The team at Bluestone Education and Migration can help you apply for a 485 Visa and increase your chances of success.

About the 2 Streams

This subclass is divided into 2 streams, including the Post Study Work Stream and The Graduate Work Stream Visa.

Post Study Work Stream Criteria

A visa under this stream may last between 2 and 4 years. There’s no need to have a skills assessment nor have your studies related to a relevant occupation. The applicant must be:

  • Aged 50 or under
  • A holder of Australian Student Visa
  • A holder of a Bachelor, Master or Doctorate degree
  • Completed 2 years of study from an Australian institute

The Graduate Work Stream Visa Criteria

A Graduate Work Stream Visa is valid only for 18 months from the date it is granted. The applicant must:

  • Must be aged 50 or under
  • Have completed 2 years of study from an Australian Institute
  • Nominate an Occupation listed in MLTSSL
  • Have a relevant skill assessment in that occupation
  • Have at least competent English
  • Meet the health and character requirements
  • Have health insurance

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Bluestone Education and Migration can provide the support and assistance you need when it comes to applying for a graduate temporary work visa. Contact us today to learn more by giving us a call, sending us an email or submitting an enquiry.

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