Temporary Graduate Visa

Temporary Graduate Visa
This visa is for international students who have recently graduated from an Australian educational institution. It allows to study and work in Australia temporarily after finishing studies. Students are only able to access the Temporary Graduate visa once as a primary applicant.

The visa has two streams:

  • Graduate Work stream
  • Post-Study Work stream
If you are applying as the main applicant, you and anybody else covered by the application must be in Australia when you apply for this visa and when your visa is decided.


  • be under 50 years of age
  • hold an eligible visa
  • have a recent qualification in a CRICOS-registered course
  • meet additional requirements of the relevant stream
The qualification must either:
  • relate to an occupation on the skilled occupation list (Graduate Work stream)
  • be a higher education degree (Post-Study Work stream)

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