Australia is a popular destination for a quality education. The country is accommodates highly regarded and internationally recognized graduate and post-graduate courses. Foreign who have received approval from educational institutes, to pursue registered master degree by research or a doctoral degree, should hold an Australian Postgraduate Research Student visa.
Australian Postgraduate Research Student Visa Basic Requirements
In order to apply for a Postgraduate Research Student visa, applicants should have good English language ability. They should be registered in an authorized postgraduate research course as their primary course of study. They should be able to produce evidence of adequate financial means to support themselves. In addition, for their tenure in Australia, they should have acquired overseas student health insurance cover.
Australian Postgraduate Research Student Visa Entitlements
Australian Postgraduate Research Student visa is valid for the tenure till the postgraduate research course concludes. This is a temporary visa. During the term, visa holders are allowed to work for a maximum of 20 hours per week. However, during the term breaks, visa holders can work unrestricted.