COUNTRY INFORMATION

Australia has a well established international education sector with over 1200 education providers delivering a high quality education to international student. Australia is giving opportunities for career, new customs & exploration. Study in Australia will offer much more than just a premium education. There are different lifestyle choices, a high standard of living and great value for money. Australian Institutions encourage students to explore problems and situations at a deep level and create their own unique and practical solutions to problems that exist in the world. Australia has high ranking Universities and institutes around the world.

WEATHER: Australia is a country which has variety of climate because of its size.

In capital cities in south i.e. Sydney, Adelaide, Perth, Canberra, Melbourne, Hobart the approx. summer temperature between 16°C to 20°C and Winter temperature ranges from 6°C to 14°C.

CURRENCY: the currency unit of Australia is Australian dollar.  Notes have value of $100 $50 $20 $10, $5, $2, $1 and Coins have value $1 & $2.

AUSTRALIA TIME ZONE: Most of Australia uses three standard time zones, Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) which is UTC/GMT+10, Australian Central Standard Time (ACST) which is UTC/GMT + 9 1/2 and Australian Western Time (ASWT) which is UTC/GMT +8.

DRIVING IN AUSTRALIA: International students can drive in Australia of they have a current and valid license from their home country. The certified English translation is required if it is not in English.

You have the option of applying international driving permit from your home country.

SCHOOLING VISA

There are various types of education courses and student visas in Australia and the one of major category is Schooling Visa.

The Australian school system includes both public (government funded) and private schools. Schooling in Australia begins with a preparatory year followed by six years of primary school and secondary school.

For the eligibility of this visa category, Student has to need some documents to fulfill the requirements:

  • Must enrolled in a registered Primary or secondary school
  • Have Financial & Income supporting documents
  • Must have health insurance while in Australia, Health insurance can be provided by obtaining Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC) which provides medical & Health Insurance,
  • Parental permission to study in Australia ( if under the age of 18)
  • Suitable arrangements for their accommodation, support and General welfare ( If under the age of 18)

 

COST FEE:

  • The tuition fee for one year study: ranges from AUD 20000- 30000 depending on college & course.
  • As per requirements of Embassy the cost of living is AUD 18610 per year.
  • For Dependent- The cost of living for dependent is $ 6500.

WHY DOLLAR DREAMS?

Dollar Dreams is a solution-oriented company, which specializes in career pathways to suit individual profiles within the constraints that may prevail in each case. Our company has a single-minded focus, to guide students to the best possible Institutions / schools, thus facilitates them to build their future.

Dollar Dreams is one of the best consultant in world, making your process of study abroad a smooth and an easy experience.

STREAMLINE VISA PROCESSING (SVP)

Streamline Visa processing (SVP) is for the International Students. Under the SVP the students must be genuine temporary entrant (GTE) to Australia and they must have access to sufficient funds to support their stay in Australia. The university can issue the Confirmation of enrollment after fulfilling all the conditions required for SVP process.

Under SVP the embassy will assess the Australia student visa application considering them of a lowest migration risk. Under SVP arrangements the applications of the student visa are processed quickly.

A very crucial part of this Australia student visa process is  the GTE- Genuine Temporary Entrants.

The GTE requirements clearly address the points which indicate that the intention of the applicant is for a temporary stay- for study purposes in Australia. The individual circumstances of an applicant play a very crucial role in addressing the GTE requirement for his student visa application. There are number of factors which are taken into account while assessing the GTE requirement. This includes the proficiency in English, financial capacity to study and stay in Australia, the relevance of his previous academic & work history to his proposed course, his economic , financial & social tie ups in his home country. These circumstances are considered to check the intention of the applicant if he would comply with his visa conditions.

To sum up your study visa application for study abroad in Australia, must provide documentary evidence of your circumstances where a case officer gets a picture of your genuine intention to study in Australia.

Advantages of SVP

  • High Visa success rate
  • Low Visa processing time

Dollar Dreams represents number of SVP universities & Colleges which enables priority processing of application at Australian embassy.

COLLEGES & UNIVERSITIES IN AUSTRALIA

    • Dollar Dreams partners with all major institutes in australia, We are updating this section with all the colleges list and link attached.
    • Intakes: Feb, May, July, August, November but colleges do also have rolling intakes. Check individual College/University website for exact intakes

ADMISSION REQUIREMENT

  • Mark sheet & Passing certificates (10th & 10+2)
  • Mark sheets + degree- Graduation
  • IELTS/PTE score card
  • Passport copy
  • Work Experience (If any)
  • Admission processing time: Varies from college to college- 1 week up to 1 month for university admission

Once the Offer of a place made the student needs to satisfy the SVP requirements. A complete application package is sent to the University for the application to be assessed under SVP- Streamline Visa process. A very critical thing in SVP assessment is the fulfillment of requirement of GTE- Genuine Temporary Entrant, in order to get an unconditional offer of place.

Dollar Dreams provides all the admission & SVP services to its students free of cost. Dollar Dreams is the official representative of top colleges and universities in Australia.

Each program may have specific entry requirements. Our trained counselor asses your application as per your interest & Academic pathway and helps you to find and enroll in a suitable course.

SVP REQUIREMENTS

For Australia once you get Conditional Offer letter following documents are required for Streamline Visa process arrangements

  • Notarized Academics
  • Notarized IELTS/PTE
  • Notarized Work Experience ( if any)
  • Support Affidavits
  • Bank attested financial papers
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Notarized Family income documents

On Fulfilling SVP requirements the college issues unconditional offer of a place. The applicant pays his one semester tuition Fees and the college issues the COE

VISA REQUIREMENTS

For study in Australia once you get a COEs following documents are required to file in student visa application at Australia

  • Notarized Academics
  • Notarized Work Experience (If Any)
  • Notarized IELTS/PTE
  • Bank attested financial papers
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Notarized Family income documents
  • Passport + photograph
  • Visa fee
  • Medicals

IMPORTANT POINTS:

Education providers registered under the ESOS ACT and listed on CRICOS can provide admission to overseas students   studying in Australia on student visa

The applicants must provide documentary evidence that they have enough funds to support themselves as per the requirement of visa you are applying for.

The applicants must satisfy the GTE requirement.

Genuine Intention of Sponsors:

It is must that visa officer be satisfied that your sponsors genuinely intend to provide financial support to you.

Insurance requirement:

As per Australian Immigration requirement foreign fee paying students are required to have a valid and acceptable insurance as a visa condition. You need to provide documentary evidence of this in your study visa application that you have appropriate arrangements to fulfill this requirement .If your spouse or kids are applying along with you it is mandatory for them also to have health insurance.

Immigration History:

An applicant must honestly give all the information about his previous immigration history- visas issued, refusals for any country, or any other information. Incomplete information may have serious impact on your application.

Dollar Dreams has a team of experts professional who are experts in handling student visa applications. They minutely go through each and every aspect of your application to ensure that there are no gaps and your application is successful.

It is because of this approach that Dollar Dreams has maintained a very high visa success rate for its Australia study visa applications.

STATEMENT OF PURPOSE TIPS

Your SOP must clarify your decision to student in Australia. You must include the research undertaken about Australian college course, the value of proposed course to you and your plans after completion of studies.

The statement of purpose must be clear and specific. Include your research and reason why would you like to study this particular course and how it is relevant to your previous study or work experience.

Statement of purpose is very important as it helps the visa officer in having an understanding about you, your previous study, work history.

It is also a great platform to explain your future plans and how this decision of study abroad fits in your future plans. Include all the information in the application. Give explanation of any gaps in your academic & career history which may help in decision making for the officers.

The cost and resources involved in undertaking your study abroad are significant and the onus is on you to satisfy the case officer that you are a genuine and a bonafide student wishing to your studies overseas.

Your SOP should contain the points and explanation so as satisfy the officer about your successful education outcome.

COLLEGE FEE & COST OF LIVING

  • The tuition fee for one year study: ranges from AUD 10,000-20000 depending on college & course.
  • As per requirements of Embassy the cost of living is AUD 18610 per year.
  • For Dependent- The cost of living for Spouse is $ 6500 and for First kids it is $ 3720 and each other child $ 2790. ( Schooling expenses for kids if applicable).

Your cost of living would depend on the place you choose to live in Australia & your life style.

Students may find that some places are cheaper to live in Australia as compared to others. The general expenses a student has are of accommodation, power, groceries, transport etc.

Accommodation:- A student may opt of hall of residence, rented house along with friends, home stay depending upon his interest and budget.

All foreign students are required to have valid health insurance while on study in Australia.

Basic and other expenses include cost of-

  • Accommodation
  • Food
  • Phone
  • Internet
  • Transport
  • Entertainment
  • Stationary & books
  • Insurance
  • Clothing
  • Power & gas.

TUITION FEE PROTECTION

Your tuition fee is protected, under this in Australia tuition fee is to be paid before visa lodgment. The Tuition Protection Service (TPS) is a placement and refund service for international students, which is activated in the event that your institution is unable to teach your course. Australia is a protecting the tuition fees of international students studying in Australia on a Student visa. The Education Services for Overseas Students (ESOS) framework protects the rights of international students studying in Australia through TPS. TPS will assist you in finding an alternative course or to get a refund if a suitable alternative is not found.

ADVANTAGES OF STUDY IN AUSTRAILA

  • One semester fee initially for COEs
  • Competitive tuition fee & Cost of living as compared to other English speaking & developed countries e.g. UK, USA
  • Clear transparent, time effective admission & visa process.
  • Post Study Work (PSW) after completion of 2 year study.
  • Part time job helps to understand working culture & environment of developed country.

Study in Australia is great opportunity for students to attain a quality and internationally recognized qualification in a developed and an English speaking country. Students get benefit of a British based internationally recognized qualification at a very competitive affordable price.

Your experience of study in Australia opens many doorways for future, including career progression in your own home country or opting Australia as your work place on work visa or gaining points towards settlement in Australia under skilled migration

Full time study in Australia gives you a chance of getting a rich experience in a developed and beautiful country with the provision of graduate job visa.

While study in Australia you have the option to stay with your spouse & kids enjoying your family life with the option of applying for family as dependents.

DEPENDENTS (SPOUSE CASES)

Your dependents can apply for their visa along with your student visa application. Your spouse can accompany you to Australia while you are on study visa.

It is very important that you list the details of your family members in your student visa application for study in Australia.

For your dependents to apply for their visas they must provide documentary evidence of the relationship. It is also a requirement to show that you have enough funds for your proposed stay in Australia as a dependent of a student visa holder in Australia.

Your family also needs to satisfy with fulfill GTE requirement.

For a spouse visa you need to fulfill health character and GTE requirements.

A very important point to note here in your Australia student visa application is that you declare all your family members in your application even if they are not planning to travel with you.

Dollar Dreams partner with MARA agents, registered  with the office of MARA (Migration Agents Registration Authority), Australia

WHY DOLLAR DREAMS?

Increase your chances of admission & visa process by applying through MARA Agent

  • Zero processing charges
  • Representatives of TOP Universities/Colleges in Australia
  • One to one counseling of students
  • Complete admission and visa process services
  • Dependents applications at NO PROCESSING FEES

Dollar Dreams is a leading study abroad immigration consultant, we have our presence in 18 countries, with many years of experience of guiding students to study in Australia. The expertise & experience of Dollar Dreams team makes your study in Australia dream come true.

We work with team of MARA agents, who are licensed by Migration Agents Registration Authority ( MARA), Member of Migration Institute of Australia, Migration Agent Australia & Qualification Education Agent Counselor (PIER).

Dollar Dreams is one of the best consultancy  in the world, making your process of study abroad a smooth and an easy experience.