Professional Year

Professional year program can be most simply described as a job readiness program, which prepares recent graduates for the relevant industry by combining learning and workplace experience.

It is a 12 month program run by approved providers and involves 2-3 months industry placements.

Professional Year program is offered in 3 disciplines only – Engineering, Accounting and Information Technology.

If you re looking to apply for Skilled Migration, doing a Professional year also awards you 5 points towards your application.

Eligibility

Australian Graduates

you must have completed a degree in accounting, computer science or engineering.

you must hold a Temporary Graduate Visa (subclass 485).

Click Here to check requirements for this visa.

Overseas Graduates

you must have completed a degree in accounting, computer science or engineering.

you must hold a Skilled-Recognied Graduate Visa (subclass 476).

Click Here to check requirements for this visa.

you must also have a minimum IELTS score of 6.0 overall and in each component (or equivalent)

PY

Australian Government recognises below PY programs:

Glossary:

  • EA – Engineers Australia
  • ACS – Australian Computer Society
  • CPA – Certified Practising Accountant
  • SMIPA – Skilled Migration Internship Program: Accounting
  • CA – Chartered Accountants
  • IPA – Institute of Public Accountants

Program

The program cost for Professional year varies from institution to institution adn also within the category you wish to apply for.

For a detailed cost on the program, please contact Way2Oz Migration and Education Services team.

Application

there are only a few recognised and approved providers for PY program and the process remains similar to below for these institutes:

  • submit certified copies of your identity and qualification documents along with the application form & fee
  • attend an interview with the provider, either in person or over the phone
  • institute issues a Letter of Offer
  • accept the offer and submit the program fee

Processing

It generally takes ~30-35 days to get enrolled in a Professional Year program, but you need to be aware of the specific intake dates for your discipline.

Book a consultation with us to get more detailed information on any program.

Need help? Call our expert team at (61) 469 839 836

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