australia student Visa from India


Australia is one of the favorite destinations for the students for gaining a top-quality education. Most of the students opt for higher education in Australia. From India, around 90,000 students enroll every year into various courses.

Indian Students intending to study in Australia can visit Australia as a student if you are eligible for it and you meet all the criteria required for holding the student visa.

Australia Student Visa is an online process with no visiting to the center for document submission but you might be called up for bio metrics purpose if required. You need to apply for Subclass – 500 for the student visa.

Eligibility for applying for Australia Student Visa

  • Holding a Passport with a validity of 6 months on arrival in Australia.
  • Holding the evidence of enrollment in the study with the student visa application by providing a Confirmation of Enrollment (CoE) for each course you intend to study.
  • You need to have adequate Health Insurance.
  • You need to meet the English Language Requirements by passing the test.
  • You need to have enough finances to pay for your stay in Australia.
  • You need to pass the character test and remain of good character.
  • You need to prove that you are a genuine student and will return to your home country after completing the course.

Procedure for applying for Australia Student Visa

  • Australia student visa is an online process and you need to scan all the documents in the JPEG or PDF format as advised on the website. All these documents will be uploaded with the application as a part of the student visa process.
  • You need to apply at least 6 weeks prior to the course starts
  • Once you start the application on the Australian Immigration Website you need to select the Subclass -500 visa category which is a part of a student visa. 
  • The application form will have your details, CoE, family details, finance details, course details, health details, the sponsoring person’s details, and employment details if applicable.
  • You need to hold Overseas Student Health Cover before applying for the visa.
  • Once the entire online application form is completed with all correct details you will be required to upload all the scanned documents. Once submission of the form is done you will be guided to the payment page. Payment can be made through Debit/Credit Card of AUD 620.
  • On making the payment you must download the payment receipt also you will receive the mail on the successful submission of the application on your registered mail id.
  • You can upload up to 60 documents and this can also be done after applying if the Immigration department asks for documentation or if you need to upload any other documents.
  • Normal Processing time for the application is between 35-50 days. This Visa will be an E-Visa and you will receive on your registered mail id.
  • You need to prove that you have a welfare arrangement if you are under the age of 18 years.

Documents required for Australia Student Visa

All the documents must be scanned  in PDF Format

Mandatory Documents

  • Bio Pages of the Current Passport
  • 1 Photo (JPEG Format)
  • Pages of Passport where there visa stamp
  • Confirmation of Enrollment
  • Overseas Student Health Cover Papers
  • Previous Education Certificates
  • Cover Letter addressing to Australian Embassy
  • Temporary Entry documents
  • English language test results
  • Certified copy of Birth Certificate
  • National Identity Card or Driving License
  • Appointment letter (Form 956)

Children below 18 or dependent Children

  • Consent Form from Parents – Form 1229
  • Valid Passport Copies of Parents
  • Evidence of parent’s annual income of AUD 62,222 in the last 12 months.
  • Parent’s Employment Proof
  • Tax Assessment Papers of last 3 years proving parent’s employment

Employed Students

  • Employment Papers
  • Tax Assessment Papers
  • Finance proof covering the expenses of your stay and study
  • Any other financial documents.

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Visa Type Purpose Validity Consulate Fee VFS Fees Service Fee
Sub Class Studying Up to 05 Years AUD 620 1,000 Rs.5,000

How to check the online status of the Australia Student Visa application?

  • Once you complete the entire online process including payment you can check the status after around 35 days by logging into the profile.
  • Immigration Departement will mail the visa copy on the registered Mail ID. Visa will be an E-Visa and you need to check Name, Passport Number, Period of Stay, Expiry date of the visa, and how long you can stay.

When you have this visa

  • You can participate in an eligible course of study
  • You can travel in and out of Australia Multiple times
  • Time spent outside Australia will not extend your visa
  • You can work up to 40 hours every 2 weeks once the course starts
  • You can bring a family member as a subsequent application if you include family members in your visa form
  • Your family member can also work but not more than 40 hours every 2 weeks.
  • Documents uploaded must not be scanned properly with keeping all the edges of the document intact.
  • Documents Uploaded must not contain any type of passwords.
  • Uploaded documents must be true & genuine to the best of your knowledge. In the case of misleading documents, the visa may get rejected.
  • Visa rejection may create a problem for applying Australia Transit Visa as well as any other visa.
  • It is advisable to take proper guidance from the travel agent to avoid delays or rejection.
  • Make sure to have a valid visa of the actual country where you are traveling before applying for Australia Transit Visa.

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1. When can I apply for an Australia Student Visa?

You can apply at least 06 weeks before your study course starts in Australia.

2. What will be the period of stay while holding a Student Visa in Australia?

The stay period will be 5 years or as per the course you have enrolled for.

3. Do I need to issue travel insurance while applying for a student visa?

Yes, you need to have Overseas Student Health Cover which covers your stay in Australia.

5. If my Australia Transit visa gets rejected can I reapply?

Yes, you can apply again However, you are required to submit the documents which are stated as insufficient on the rejection letter. Also, take the support of the travel agent to avoid further rejection.

6. Are the Australian Consulate charges refunded in case of rejection of the student visa?

No, Consulate charges are nonrefundable in case of rejection in the student visa.

7. Do I need to take any medical tests before transiting from Australia?

Yes, Medical tests are mandatory in certain cases and you will be intimated by the Immigration Department through mail on submission of the application or while filling up the online form you may get a red flag describing the requirement of medical tests.

8. Is it mandatory to include family members in the application while I am applying for a student visa?

Yes, it is mandatory to mention family members’ details if your family members need to join you as a student on a later date. If you do not declare a family member and they need to join later then you need to apply for a new student visa including them.

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Grant of visas are at the sole discretion of the visa officer at the consulate. We at Fly for Holidays will provide you guidance and advise to submit your visa application to the best of our knowledge and as per our information and experience. Possible time taken to process visas and turnaround time as advised by us to you is as per an estimate that is provided by Consulates. Applications are reviewed based on the information and documents submitted by you. Fly for Holidays is not responsible for the validity ,approval or rejection of your visa application at any point of time.

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