People all around the world are looking to gain skills that will assist them get ahead in a competitive global environment.
The Australian education sector is the first choice for many international students, as Australia has one of the most sought after education systems in the world. There are many thousands of international students from over 200 countries studying in Australia each year.
However, there are complexities and costs involved with applying for courses in Australia, and with meeting the migration requirements. The Australian Government will assess your student visa application to see if you meet the requirements of a “Genuine Temporary Entrant”.
Freeman Migration Services Australia are agents for James Cook Universityand TAFE Queensland North. You can complete an Expression of Interest form below for either of these education providers then email to :
- James Cook University Expression of Interest (Download PDF)
- TAFE Queensland North Expression of Interest (Download PDF)
It is worthwhile having professional assistance in preparation of your student visa, and we can guide through this process. We have a Qualified Education Counsellor as part of our team. You can see Stephen Ellison Hawker's PIER (Professional International Education Resources) certification here.
Student visa holders must meet ‘contractual’ obligations with the Department of Immigration and Border Protection while studying in Australia and it is important that you know where you stand from the start so that you can take advantage of employment or other opportunities once you have completed your studies.
As Education Agents, we can help you find and enrol in a course of study, and we work closely with providers of international education courses.
As Education Agents we advise international students about the courses available, and help you choose the best course. We will then assist you in our role as Registered Migration Agents with your student visa application, and will let you know up front what your costs are, and the regulations that are relevant to your assessment level, based on your nationality.
As Education Agents we receive a commission from some education providers, and this helps keeps our costs to you, to a minimum. We will advise you when we are commission agents for your education provider.
Student visas are a stepping stone to other visa opportunities, and many internationial students move on to make successful permanent residency applications following completion of their studies. We assist many international students make the move to employer sponsored visa applications, or skilled independent visa applications when they have graduated - or with a partner visa if they form a relationship with an Australian Citizen or Australian permanent resident.