Professional year Program (PYP)

A Professional year program is a structured 1-year professional development program that combines theoretical learning and practical work exposure for international students who have graduated from Australian universities. Currently, the program is open for:

Engineering
Accounting
Computer Science
Master degree  Colleges in Australia

This program has been specifically designed for the students who want to settle in Australia permanently. The advantages of this program are:

  • Development of industry-specific skills
  • Perfect combination of academic and practical knowledge
  • Full-fledged preparation for a bright professional career
  • Familiarity with the Australian work culture & practices
  • Improved English & business communication
  • You are eligible to earn extra 5 points on the Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DIBP) ‘points test’ while applying for a Skilled Independent (subclass 189) visa.

Eligibility criteria for a Professional Year Program

  • A completed degree in engineering, accounting or computer science (or a similar field) in Australia
  • A skilled – graduate (Temporary) visa (Subclass 485), that allows you remain in the country for 1.5 years after completion of the program.
  • To get this visa, you must be under 50 years of age with completion of an eligible qualification within last 6 months as a result of at least two years of study in Australia. Plus, you must possess the skills and qualifications required for an occupation listed on the Skilled Occupation List.
  • Engineering graduates with a completed degree from a recognized institution outside Australia are also eligible.
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Field-specific Professional Year Programs

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The following Professional Year Programs are recognized by the Australian Government:

Engineering

Engineers Australia Professional Year Program

Accounting

  • CPA Australia Skilled Migration Internship Program: Accounting (SMIPA)
  • Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand Skilled Migration Internship Program: Accounting
  • Institute of Public Accountants (IPA) Skilled Migration Internship Program: Accounting

Computer science

The Australian Computer Society Professional Year Program

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