Questions about Australian Education
get me financial aid or scholarship?
What are the living expenses in Australia?
Can I work part-time while studying?
Can I work in Australia after completing my education?
Is it easy to get jobs in Australia after finishing my education?
For how many years, will my student visa be valid?
Can my husband/wife/spouse work while I study?
How much can I earn by doing part-time work?
I have taken TOEFL. Is IELTS compulsory?
programs can I apply for?
Why should I apply through Infozee?
universities will you apply to?
I choose universities which are of interest to me?
does Infozee take the visa draft of Rs. 9300?
What is assured admission?
Will applying through Infozee improve my chances of getting an admission
in a particular institute?
What are the
other expenses I will incur?
What happens if you are unable to offer me an admission?
Is GMAT or
GRE compulsory for admission?
How long will it take for my admission letter after I submit the
I have a 3 years Bachelors degree. Can I get an admission?
have a low IELTS score. Can you get me an admission?
I am doing my Bachelors degree. Can I get a transfer to a institute in
Q. Will you get me financial aid
A. There is very limited financial aid for international students in Australia. There
are very few scholarships offered by some universities/government but they are very
competitive. We do not have a standard list of available scholarships. You will have to
research the individual university websites for this information.
Q. What are the living expenses
A. This will depend on the city where you study. To give you an idea, your living
expenses would range from A$ 8,500 to A$ 12,000 per year
Costs may vary depending on the lifestyle.
Q. Can I work part-time while
A. International students can work for up to 20 hours per week in part-time or casual
employment, and full-time during gazetted vacation periods. You need to apply to the
department of Immigration for permission to work in Australia. You can apply for a work
permit after you have arrived in Australia and started your course.
Please note that part-time jobs are not easy to find in Australia.
Q. Can I work in
Australia after completing my education?
A. Yes, you can work in Australia if you get a full-time job with a company. It is not
easy to get jobs though. If you do not get a job, you have to return back.
It is possible to apply for immigration as well. However, we do not provide information
about the same. We are an education website and we can help you in the university
application process once you have decided.
Q. Is it
easy to get jobs in Australia after finishing my education?
A. Getting a job is not easy. It is possible if you perform well in your program and
in your job interviews. Going by the past statistics, some Indian students have managed to
find jobs and have stayed back after completion of their education. However, there is no
guarantee. You have to take a chance and perform well. We cannot predict your chances.
Q. For how many years,
will my student visa be valid?
A. You will get a visa for the duration of the program. There is usually no extra time
granted. On completion of the program, you are expected to leave the country within 28
days. If you wish to stay longer you must seek approval from the Department of
Immigration, Multicultural & Indigenous Affairs.
Q. Can my husband/wife/spouse
work while I study?
A. Dependents of postgraduate - Master and Doctorate Students, who hold Visa Subclass
574, can work full-time after the student has commenced his or her course in Australia.
Q. How much can I earn by doing
A. This will depend on the kind of job that you get. Most part-time jobs are minimum
wage jobs like shop assistant, helper at fast-food joints, bars and department store,
cleaner, waiter/waitress and clerical jobs.
Rates of pay for casual work for students range
from A$ 6 to A$ 10 per hour.
Please note that the income you earn from part-time jobs may not be sufficient for your
Q. I have taken TOEFL. Is IELTS
A. YES. Irrespective of the medium of instruction in your previous school, you have to
take IELTS. Even if you have already taken TOEFL, you have to take IELTS. This is
compulsory requirement for the student visa for applicants from India.
What programs can I apply for?
A. You can apply for any program, including diploma and bachelor degree programs at
the undergraduate level and postgraduate diploma and masters level programs.
Why should I apply through Infozee?
A. Applying through Infozee makes the admission process simple, efficient and
cost-effective. Not only is the service FREE, you also save your invaluable time. You save
the courier charges for sending applications to each university. We also check your
documents before sending them to the university and follow-up with the universities on the
status of your application. And, you can be assured of a confirmed admission letter at the
end of the process. We also help you with your visa including documentation and interview
preparation. In short, we will help you in the entire application process.
Q. How many universities will you
A. We will apply to two to three universities only. After all, you will be joining just
one university. Once you enroll, we study your profile and suggest you a list of
universities where you can get admission. Then we list the universities in order of your
preference. We would try to get you an admission in your first choice university.
Q. Can I choose
universities which are of interest to me?
A. Of course, you can. We will be guiding you in the selection process but the final
choice is yours. Our goal is to secure you admission in the best university based on your
Q. Why does Infozee take
the visa draft of Rs. 9300?
A. Infozee does not charge any processing fee. We just take a demand draft for the visa
application fee. This is a draft of Rs. 9300 in favour of "Australian High
Commission" payable at the city where you will apply for the visa. This the usual
visa application charges which you have to pay the Australian government for the student
We take this in advance just to ensure that the
student is serious about Australian education. As the service is FREE, there is a chance
of misuse. Taking the draft in advance ensures that the student is serious and keen about
astudying in Australia.
Q. What is assured
admission? Can anyone guarantee an admission?
A. Technically, only the university can assure you of an admission after going through
your credentials. Most universities have their own admission criteria. However, if you
meet certain minimum requirements like a IELTS score and a valid education background, we
can assure you that you will get an admission in a particularuniversity. This is because
of our experience with these universities.
Will applying through Infozee improve my chances of getting an admission in a particular
A. Based on your academic credentials and test scores, we will provide you a list of
institutes where you have a high probability of getting admission. Out of those selected
institutes, we will endeavour to secure you an admission in your top choice, and guarantee
an admission in one of the selected institutes. There is no special consideration given by
the institutes for students who apply through Infozee.
Q. What are the other expenses I
A. You will not incur any other expenses until you receive your confirmed admission
letter. However, some universities require an application fee. You will have to pay the
application fee, in case, you decide to apply to these universities.
You will also, have to pay the university fees, accommodation expenses and any other
expenses after getting your admission. You incur no additional expenses if you apply
through Infozee. In fact, you save courier charges.
Q. What happens
if you are unable to offer me an admission?
A. We guarantee an admission in one of the universities selected by us. However, if we
are unable to get you an admission we will return the visa application draft to you.
Q. Is GMAT or GRE compulsory for
A. GRE is NOT required for admission to Australian universities.
However, IELTS is compulsory for student visa.
GMAT is required by some universities for the MBA program.
How long will it take for my admission letter after I submit the documents?
A. You will get your admission letter within 12 weeks after you submit all the documents.
Please do not worry about the process after you have submitted the documents. It is then
our job to ensure that you secure an admission.
Q. I have a 3
years Bachelors degree. Can I get an admission?
A. Yes, you can get an admission. Almost all universities accept the three-year Indian
Q. I have a low IELTS
score. Can you get me an admission?
A. Yes, you can get an admission in some programs. However, we will have to study your
profile for this.
I am doing my Bachelors degree. Can I get a transfer to an institute in Australia?
A. Yes, you can get a transfer. You can transfer into the second or third year of college
depending on your transfer of credits. You should have completed at least one year and
preferably two years of education in your home country.
List of Documents