As a result of COVID-19, the Australian Department of Home Affairs has made changes to allow online study outside of Australia to count towards the Australian study requirement from the time of Student Visa grant, and as such they continue to process Student Visa applications.
Before you can apply for your Student Visa, you must have a valid Confirmation of Enrolment (CoE). Universities will provide you with a CoE once your first semester fees are paid as outlined on your letter of offer.
The Australian Government’s Department of Home Affairs will require your CoE when you, or your agent, submit your Student Visa applicant
In November 2019, Perth received regional status from the Australian Federal Government. For international students, this means you may be eligible to stay in Western Australia for three to five years after completing undergraduate or postgraduate study.
A Post-Study Work Visa gives you the opportunity to gain more work experience in Australia and you could be eligible for skills assessments required for a Skilled Visa application.