Australia, officially the Commonwealth of Australia is a sovereign country comprising the mainland of the Australian continent, the island of Tasmania and numerous smaller islands. It is the largest country in Oceania and the world’s sixth-largest country by total area. Australia has 37 government-funded universities and two private universities, as well as a number of other specialist institutions that provide approved courses at the higher education level. The OECD places Australia among the most expensive nations to attend university. There is a state-based system of vocational training, known as TAFE, and many trades conduct apprenticeships for training new tradespeople.
Tuition fee depends on the University and Course. For international students under graduate courses, fees is between A$ 20,000 to A$30,000 and for post graduate courses the fee is between A$ 20,000 – A$ 35,000.
As per the Australian High commission guide lines , Living expenses for the main applicant is A$ 19,830 for 12 months , for Spouse A$6,940 and for child A$2,970.es lasting more than 9 months, you should be able to show funds equivalent to 9 months cost of living i.e. £11,385 (£1,265 x 9) for London location and £9,135 (£1,015 x 9).
During Study: International students are allowed to work for up to 40 hours every two weeks (20hrs/week) during your course, and unrestricted hours during any scheduled course break.
The Temporary Graduate visa (subclass 485) allows graduates to work in Australia temporarily after the completion of the course. It has two categories: the Graduate Work stream and the Post-Study Work stream.
The Graduate Work stream is for international students who graduate with skills and qualifications that relate to an occupation considered in demand in the Australian labour market, as indicated in the Skilled Occupation List (SOL). A visa in this category is generally granted for 18 months.
The Post-Study Work stream offers extended options for working in Australia to eligible graduates of a higher education degree. Under this category, successful applicants are granted a visa with a visa period of two, three or four years’ duration, depending on the highest educational qualification they have obtained.