Evidence of your identity. Attach a copy of your passport. Also include a certified copy of your birth certificate, national identity card or driver licence where you have these.
Evidence of Intended Study
Evidence of your intended study must be provided to make a valid application. Unless you are in a special category listed below, you must provide:
>>> a Confirmation of Enrolment (CoE) for all intended courses if applying outside Australia.
>>> a CoE or letter of offer for all intended courses if applying in Australia (a CoE must be provided before the visa can be granted).
Evidence of adequate health insurance. Health insurance must be Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC).
Genuine Temporary Entrant Requirement
Evidence to show that you meet the Genuine Temporary Entrant requirement for a student visa. This must include a statement in your application form that you intend to stay in Australia temporarily and/or documentation to support claims. The statement must be written by the applicant even if using an agent.
You can include evidence such as:
>>> Proof of employment – your current or most recent employment which includes payslips or a contract. You can also attach your most recent curriculum vitae or résumé. >>> Your curriculum vitae or résumé should include employment and educational history.
>>> Qualifications - a certified copy of your academic transcripts, Educational Certificate (Degree, Diploma etc.) or letter/statement from your overseas Education Institution.
>>> Australian qualifications - a certified copy of your academic transcripts, Educational Certificate (Degree, Diploma etc.) or letter/statement from your Australian Education Institution.
Change of Name
If anyone in the application has changed his or her name, certified copies of documents verifying the name change. This might include a marriage or deed poll certificate or a certified copy of evidence of the name change.
Relationship - Spouse, De-Facto Partner
Evidence of your relationship with your spouse/de facto partner. This could include a certified copy of your marriage certificate, Family Book, Household Booklet or other evidence of family composition.
Evidence of current or most recent employment which might include payslips or a contract. You can also attach your most recent curriculum vitae or résumé.
Your curriculum vitae or résumé should include full employment and educational history, including dates and positions held for at least the last five years.
Evidence of School Enrolment for Dependents
Evidence of enrolment of an accompanying dependent child 5 to 18 years of age at an Australian school. If any family unit members are 5 to 17 years of age (inclusive) and will live with the applicant in Australia, documentation confirming their enrolment in an Australian school.
Evidence of Financial Capacity (for some courses/schools)
You must provide either:
>>> sufficient funds to cover your travel costs and 12 months of living and tuition fees for you and your accompanying family members and school costs for any school aged dependents, or
>>> evidence that your spouse or parents are willing to support you and they have an annual income of at least AUD 60,000 for single students or at least AUD 70,000 for students that are accompanied by family members
>>> an Acceptance Advice of Secondary Exchange Students form for secondary exchange students only
>>> a letter of support from Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade or Department of Defence.
Evidence of English Language ability (for some courses/schools)
This must be evidence that you have either obtained a satisfactory test score in an English language test that has been approved by us or evidence of certain eligible studies in English or if you fall into an exemption category.