Skill Assessment

Automotive Engineering

Criteria for Skill Assessment for Automotive Engineering

The following criteria are required to be eligible to apply for the mentioned courses as international students.

If you are applying for an undergraduate program,
  1. You must have completed an Australian Year 12 or equivalent senior secondary school qualification with a minimum average of sixty-five percent.
    (Note: You may be required to take the Foundation Study Program if you get admitted under equivalent qualifications.)
  1. A score of at least twenty-five in the Victorian Certificate of Education (VCE) Units 3 and 4 in Mathematical Methods (CAS) or higher or equivalent course
  2. You will need to complete the English proficiency test, IELTS (Academic), with a minimum overall band of 6.5 and no individual band less than six.
If you are applying for the master's program,
  1. You need to have completed an Australian or international equivalent bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA of two in one of the following fields – Automotive Engineering, Mechanical, Mechatronics Manufacturing, Sustainable Systems, and Aerospace.
  2. You will need to complete the English proficiency test, IELTS (Academic), with a minimum overall band of 6.5 and no individual band less than six.
PR Visa Options for Automotive Technology

Australia provides permanent residency migration opportunities for qualified international graduates. Mentioned below are some of the pathways options that may make you eligible for the migration after completing your course.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What are the entry requirements to pursue Automotive Technology in Australia?

To be eligible to enter and study in Australia, you must fulfill the following criteria:

  • You must possess a valid passport.
  • You need an offer letter from the nominated institute.
  • You must provide proof of Overseas Student Health Cover.
  • You must provide evidence of adequate funds to support your livelihood for your stay in Australia.
  • You need to score at least a minimum on your English proficiency test.
  • You must hold all the necessary documents required by the Department of Immigration and Border Protection Visa

Is PR available for Automotive graduates in Australia?

Yes. You will be eligible for a graduate work visa if you undertake a diploma course. You can learn more information about pathways here.

Can I work when I am studying?

Students can undertake paid work for forty hours per fortnight during class terms and work for unlimited hours during a term break or holidays.

Can international students do an automotive apprenticeship in Australia?

Unfortunately, international students cannot. However, students can take diploma courses and acquire the same qualifications equivalent to the apprenticeship.

Will these qualifications be recognized in my home country?

Yes, as long as your university is authorized by TEQSA (Australian Government Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency) and accredited by an engineering association or society.

How do I get started?

You can send us your contact details here. We will provide you with all the information and explain what documents you’ll need to apply.

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