Australia introduced a simplified student visa framework (SSVF) on July 1st 2016. Under the SSVF all visa applications by international students and education agents are processed online by creating an account on ImmiAccount (opens in a new window).

Student Visa (Subclass 500)

All of the following types of study are included on this visa. For more information about student visa, visit Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DIBP) (opens in a new window):

Independent ELICOS (English Language Intensive Courses for Overseas Students)
Schools (primary and secondary)
Secondary school exchange program
Vocational education and training (VET)
Higher education
Postgraduate research
Non-award courses
International students sponsored by the Department of Foreign Affairs or Defence

Other Visa Options

For shorter periods of study, you can apply for a Visitor or Working Holiday Visa. There is also a visa option specifically for student guardians.

Visitor Visa (Subclasses 600, 601, 651)

Independent ELICOS (English Language Intensive Courses for Overseas Students)
Intention to visit Australia is genuine
Meet health and character requirements
Sufficient money to support yourself during stay in Australia

Working Holiday Visa (Subclass 417 and 462)

Maximum 4 months study
Aged 18 to 30 years and hold an eligible passport
Principal purpose to holiday in Australia
Enter or remain in Australia as a genuine visitor
Meet health and character requirements
Sufficient funds for airfares and personal support for stay in Australia

Student Guardian (Subclass 590)

This visa allows certain individuals to live with a student in Australia if the student needs a guardian.
Study up to 3 months or study ELICOS for 20 hours per week for duration of visa
Meet Genuine Temporary Entrant requirement
Sufficient funds for airfares and living costs
Meet health and character requirements
Acceptable health insurance

Temporary Graduate (Subclass 485)

This visa lets international students stay in Australia after their studies to gain work experience.
You can work in Australia for a period of 18 months and up to 4 years, depending on your qualification
This visa does not restrict the type of work you may do or the number of hours you may work
For this visa, you must be in Australia and have held an eligible student visa in the last 6 months.
Must meet Australian study, English proficiency, health insurance, health, and character requirements.
You must meet the specific requirements of the stream in which you are applying for this visa

Visa options and requirements are sometimes subject to change. In order to stay up to date, the best place to get accurate information is on the Department of Immigration and Border Protection (opens in a new window) website. The website provides comprehensive information on the types of visas available for different levels of study in Australia, including people considering bring family members with them (whether guardians, partners/spouses or children).

You will also have access to help and advice about your specific visa requirements. Another option is to contact an education agent, who can help with your visa application, course application, and answer any other questions.

Other Services

IELTS and PTE preparation courses help individuals improve their English language skills to achieve their desired scores in these standardized tests for academic or immigration purposes.


Career counseling provides personalized guidance and support to individuals in exploring career options, setting goals, and making informed decisions about their professional paths.


Health insurance for students in Australia is mandatory and provides access to medical services, ensuring students can stay healthy and focus on their studies.

Quick Information
How do I apply?

Talk with us. Tell us your preferred study destination and courses. We will then evaluate your academic history, financial status, IELTS/PTE scores and other documents. Our expert team will then recommend the most suitable pathway for you.

Why should I apply with Oasis Education?
  • We have a proven track record of successful applications in our decades long history.
  • We have an extensive network of education providers and partner institutions.
  • Our expert staffs will make sure that every single detail during the application is carefully looked after.
  • You will never get unrealistic suggestions because we believe in our results rather than words.
Can I apply with low PTE/IELTS score?

Even with lower IELTS/PTE scores, students can still pursue their dreams of studying abroad by applying to universities that offer alternative English proficiency requirements or by enrolling in language preparation programs.

Do you provide IELTS/PTE lessons?

Yes, indeed. We run daily classes for both IELTS and PTE courses and you can select which language class to enroll on. We also provide special classes for those struggling to learn the language or get good scores in the test.

How do I contact you?

To start off, you can start by selecting your preferred Oasis Education branch. The details are provided at the bottom of our website and there is also the option of clicking on the branch name to fill out a form. Once you provide your basic information, our staffs will reach out to you and arrange a one-to-one counselling session to better understand your requirements and provide suitable recommendation.

Learn More About Our Visa Services

Our Visa services assist individuals with the application process for obtaining visas to travel to other countries.


A student visa allows international students to study full-time at a registered institution in a foreign country.


A visitor visa allows individuals to travel to another country for tourism, visiting family or friends, or engaging in business activities.

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