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Temporary Graduate Visa

Temporary Graduate Visa

A temporary visa that allows international students to live, study and work after you have finished your studies.

Temporary Graduate visa (subclass 485) : Graduate Work stream

This visa is for international students who have recently graduated with skills and qualifications that are relevant to specific occupations in Australia needs. It lets you live, study and work in Australia temporarily.
  • You can work in Australia
  • Have a qualification relevant to an occupation on the skilled occupation list
  • You can bring your family with you
Stay

Usually up to 18 months

Cost

From AUD1,650

Processing Time
  • 75% of applications: 4 months
  • 90% of applications: 4 months

Temporary Graduate visa (subclass 485) : Post-Study Work stream

This visa is for international students who have recently graduated with a degree from an Australian institution. It lets you live, work and study in Australia, temporarily.
Stay

Usually between 2 and 4 years, depending on your qualification.

Cost

From AUD1,650

Processing Time
  • 75% of applications: 71 days
  • 90% of applications: 4 months