Australia is one of the most popular destinations in world for migrants to pursue higher studies and a peaceful lifestyle. Indians, especially skilled workers, find Australia a perfect destination to move because of higher employment rate, higher wages, and assurance of better quality of life.
There are many different pathways to move to Australia from India. Read on find out which pathway is well suitable for you.
Under the Permanent Visa category, you can apply directly under the Skilled Independent Visa (subclass 189) – Points-tested stream. You will have to select your occupation from SOL (Skilled Occupation List) and have 65 points in order to be eligible for the Visa. These points are calculated on the basis of your age, education, English proficiency, work experience and multiple other factors. The minimum score is 65 points. The more you score, the better your chance to migrate to Australia. You then have to submit an expression of interest in SkillSelect. After you have submitted, you require for the occupation.
Moving to Australia on Temporary Work Visa
Visa allows you to live and work in Australia for nearly 4 years. It comes under the category of sponsored Visas which have two subclasses.
- Temporary work visa (subclass 457)
- Skilled Regional visa (subclass 489)
The good news is that these visas can convert into permanent visas later on after fulfilling certain conditions. It is necessary to get sponsorship from the state/territory government in Australia or an eligible employer.
Moving to Australia as a businessman
If you want to switch to Australia to start a new business or expand your existing business, all you need to apply for an appropriate visa. Moreover, you need an appropriate amount to invest in your new business plan. Under the Business and Investment category visas, candidates are able to apply for permanent residency in Australia within subclasses 132 and 188/888.
Moving Australia with spouse or relatives
If your spouse or any relative is a permanent resident of Australia, your migration to the country or getting PR can be possible. You can be sponsored by an Australian citizen, permanent residents or any New Zealand citizen who is related to you in the form of partner/parent/relative.
Moving Australia as a student
Australia has long been considered one of the best destinations for higher studies. Many Indian students want to enrol in the world-class Australian universities. The Student Visa (subclass 500) is a comprehensive visa which covers all kinds of studies in Australia, including schooling, undergraduate and post-graduate.
There are many ways in which you can migrate from India to Australia. If you want the best advice in deciding which one is right for you, contact Migration Centre of Australia. At Migration Centre of Australia, we are well-trained to handle highly complex matters. Book one of our agents for professional advice by calling 02 4626 1002 or email us to book in a time at firstname.lastname@example.org. We also speak fluent Hindi, Nepali and Turkish. If one of these isn’t your language, we can also help you arrange an interpreter.