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We are WorkStudy and we are a company based in Perth. WorkStudy has been helping people since 1997 in coming to Australia either for study or for work. We are a team of experienced individuals, of experience up to 15 years,  who are well versed in teaching people necessary skills to live in Australia .

Our consultants are always updated about the regulations set by the Australian government in order to obtain an Australian Visa, and hence are able to provide relevant information about courses and education providers, and guide our clients through the whole process. We present this information via our blogs which we update on a weekly basis. So please be updated with our blogs to know ongoing changes related to work, education and immigration in Australia 🙂

712, 2021

Internship and Trainee Programs for USA

December 7th, 2021|

The J1-Student Visa for USA is mainly for work-and-study based visitor programs sponsored by an educational or other private institutions. Visa holders for the J1 are welcome to receive training, teach and study in the States related to a certain skill-set. In the J1 visa, there are [...]

412, 2021

Is the Australian economy still growing?

December 4th, 2021|

Is the Australian economy doing good? Is it still growing or is there a fear of recession? Well, put in simple words, yes the Australian economy has had slowed down due to the pandemic, but it is still steadily growing. The pandemic proved to be a [...]

212, 2021

Construction and Building Course – Pathways to Australia

December 2nd, 2021|

If you want to apply for permanent residency in Australia and work in the construction industry, then doing a Building and Construction course is a valid way to get more Australian PR points. This course will allow you to put many building strategies into practice as well as study [...]

3011, 2021

Part-Time Job Options for International Students in Australia

November 30th, 2021|

In comparison to other countries populated with a lot of international students such as USA and Canada, the cost of living in Australia is much cheaper. But yet, the cost can sometimes be an issue to international students. Top it off with other extra expenses, and it might just [...]

3011, 2021

Scholarships with Edith Cowan University

November 30th, 2021|

ECU's World Ready scholarships assist you in obtaining a world-class education while also providing financial support. You can save up to 30% on your tuition fees by applying for one of these academic scholarships. All international academic scholarships are automatically assessed at the time of application, making [...]

2811, 2021

Computer and Information Technology – Pathway Courses

November 28th, 2021|

Information Technology is an all-encompassing term that includes anything that uses computers to store, transmit, receive or manipulate data. It covers everything from hardware creation and repairs, software and app development to artificial intelligence and machine learning. The reach computing and information technology has on today's world cannot be [...]

2711, 2021

General Procedures for Studying in Australia

November 27th, 2021|

Australia is a country well known for its excellent education system throughout the world. With its practice based system merged with top caliber infrastructure, it is a place of great opportunity; specially for international students. Degrees gained from the universities in Australia are recognized globally and working here after [...]

2511, 2021

Pre-Departure and Arrival Information for Returning International Students

November 25th, 2021|

Now that Australia has eased border restrictions and is welcoming back students, workers from December 1, there are several things that need to be considered. If you are planning to return, especially on a student visa, make sure that you check the information in this article, since [...]

2311, 2021

Great News for International Students and Workers Alike

November 23rd, 2021|

Australia to finally open borders from December 1 (Picture: Al Jalzeera) After being closed for over two years due to the pandemic, Australia's international borders will reopen to qualified visa holders on December 1st. Earlier this week, Prime Minister stated a list of eligible visa holders who [...]

2111, 2021

Why Study in Perth?

November 21st, 2021|

Of course, Perth is one of the best places to visit simply for everything it offers. But it is also one of the best places to go as a student. Enrolling in one of Perth's world-renowned educational institutions can help you advance your career, especially if you want to [...]

1511, 2021

Top Things to do in Perth

November 15th, 2021|

Perth; a place where soft-sand beaches and parks meet the urban metropolis of creativity and innovation; is a place which everyone craves to visit. It is one of the few urban oases in Western Australia's diverse landscape, and that's why everyone loves it here. With art galleries, breweries, creative restaurants, [...]

1511, 2021

Western Australia prepares to Open its Borders

November 15th, 2021|

Western Australia will also be welcoming back fully vaccinated students just in time for the first semester of 2022. The state has come up with a Safe Transition Plan which was made after a meeting with different education leaders in Western Australia. The WA Government will announce the official [...]

1211, 2021

No Quarantine needed for Students Flying into NSW

November 12th, 2021|

International students who are properly vaccinated and wish to study in New South Wales will no longer be required to undergo quarantine. Students will return to NSW via aircraft beginning in December as part of a staged trial scheme, with the first chartered plane carrying returning overseas students touching [...]

1011, 2021

The Art Gallery of WA – Destination Western Australia

November 10th, 2021|

Situated in the heart of Perth’s Cultural Centre, the Gallery houses the State Art Collection with works by renowned local and international artists from the 1800s to today. Immerse yourself in the Balancing Act gallery space displaying Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander art. Take a free guided [...]

611, 2021

Updates to Western Australia Border Openings

November 6th, 2021|

According to a recent update, Premier Mark McGowan has revealed that Western Australia is likely to open its borders only after February 2022. While the state IS downgrading its restrictions, the state is believed to only fully open by early February, aiming for a 90% double dose vaccination rate [...]

511, 2021

Education and living costs in Australia

November 5th, 2021|

If you want to go to Australia, knowing how much it costs to live and study in Australia is crucial to your application and financial planning. There are several expenses like accommodation costs, education costs and cost of living that you might want to finance before going to Australia. Students [...]

111, 2021

Beaches and Local Attractions Around Perth

November 1st, 2021|

People in Perth live a certain type of laid back lifestyle and this is only more supported by the enormous number of beaches Perth has around it. Beaches are a staple for entertainment, leisure and an escape from the industrial ad technological aspect of the city. Below are some of [...]

2910, 2021

Process for your Student Visa to Australia

October 29th, 2021|

For your Australian education journey to start, you will need a student visa. Students often are confused about the whole application process regarding visas so we wrote this article to help prospective students know about the entire visa process. Apply for a school or university in Australia Before you [...]

2710, 2021

Working and Skilled Category Visas -Types of Visas in Australia

October 27th, 2021|

Skilled Work Regional (Provisional) - Subclass 491 visa The Skilled Work Regional (Provisional) visa (subclass 491) allows skilled migrants to live, study and work in designated regional areas for a period of 5 years. This subclass is available and suitable to skilled workers who are willing to live and [...]

2510, 2021

International Students Will Probably be Returning to Australia from 2022

October 25th, 2021|

The Australian government is currently preparing to safely reopen its international borders. The double dose vaccination throughout the country is currently standing at 55 percent and is on track to reach the 70 percent benchmark soon. The TGA (Therapeutic Goods Administration) has approved and registered four COVID-19 vaccines: Pfizer, [...]

1810, 2021

Student and Training Visas – Types of Visas in Australia

October 18th, 2021|

If you want to go to Australia for any purpose such as education, work or travel, you will need a visa. And for each purpose, there exists a different type of visa, which have been divided into subclasses. In this article for the series of article Types of Visas [...]

1010, 2021

Nursing Course – Pathways to Australia

October 10th, 2021|

Nursing is not just a profession, it is the glue that holds a patient and his health together.  Nurses labor relentlessly throughout the patient experience, and wherever there is someone in need of care, it is a nurse's duty to identify and defend the individual's needs. Beyond the compassion and [...]

810, 2021

Professional Year Program – What is it?

October 8th, 2021|

The Professional Year Program (P-Year) is a job-readiness program that bridges the gap between full-time study and professional employment in Australia. It is a program made for international students who have graduated from an Australian university. It runs for about a year and covers skill fields related to accounting, computer science [...]

810, 2021

Lifestyle of an International student in Australia

October 8th, 2021|

Australia has always been a topic of fascination for students for a million reasons but the topmost is the lifestyle it promises. With some of the top universities in the whole world, these universities have seen a sharp increase in number of international students in recent years. Though a [...]

410, 2021

Updates on International Borders Opening For Australia

October 4th, 2021|

Many international students and employees will find some solace in knowing that Australia will likely open its borders by December 2021, after virtually an 18-month travel ban. However, constraints will remain in place, and achieving a completely "normal" atmosphere will take some time. The first goal, according to the [...]

1709, 2021

CISCO – More Than Security

September 17th, 2021|

CISCO is a company that leads networking in the Internet everywhere in the world. It is not just a company, it is a service that connects people, devices and networks, allowing people to access, transfer, manipulate or store information without any constraints. Today, CISCO is a foundation for [...]

1609, 2021

Cyber Security in 2021

September 16th, 2021|

Cyber security is basically the technology and the process that protects  computer systems, networks, devices are mainly data from cyber attacks. It prevents unauthorized exploitation of your system, and in this era where even your bank account details are online, cyber security is a very VERY important skill to possess. [...]

1409, 2021

The IELTS: Exam Details

September 14th, 2021|

The International English Language Testing System (IELTS) is designed to help you work, study or migrate to a country where English is the native language. This includes countries such as Australia, Canada, New Zealand, the UK and USA. Your ability to listen, read, write and speak in English will [...]

809, 2021

Why Do Your Diploma in NIT?

September 8th, 2021|

WHY NIT AUSTRALIA FOR YOUR DIPLOMA? Interested in IT? Networking? Cyber Security? Web Development? Want to achieve an Australian qualification from anywhere in the world? Then look no further! NIT Australia offers a range of IT Diploma programs as well as Australian University study pathway options in IT for all [...]

2908, 2021

Destination Western Australia: Mandurah

August 29th, 2021|

If you are ever in Perth and want to get the weight off your shoulders with Mother Nature, then you might want to visit Mandurah. For the peace seeking and the nature loving, Mandurah provides every aspect of serenity and peacefullness, with its ever so blue oceans, and its green [...]

1508, 2021

Graduate Visas and its Types

August 15th, 2021|

GRADUATE WORK STREAM The Graduate Work Stream is only relevant for graduates whose skills lie in the Skilled Occupation List designated by Australia. This list is modified according to the labor needs of Australia. The duration of this visa is 18 months, and a skill assessment for this degree [...]

808, 2021

The Post Study Work Visa in Australia

August 8th, 2021|

Students who choose Australia to complete their higher studies such as their Bachelors studies or Post Graduate studies also plan to work there for a while in their relevant field to gain practical experience and enhance their relevant skills. That is where the post-study work visa comes in. [...]

308, 2021

6 Of The Best Restaurants in Perth

August 3rd, 2021|

Although Perth is considered one of the most isolated cities in the world, due to its distance from another major cities in Australia, it is also one of the world's most liveable cities (currently ranked 6th globally - according to the 2021 EIU Report) making it an excellent and [...]

2907, 2021

Pathway Programs in Australia

July 29th, 2021|

What is a pathway program? While you might be a bright student, there are times you might be unable to get admission into an Australian institution of choice owing a variety of factors. But this should not discourage you from pursuing your dream as you can always explore the Pathway [...]

2807, 2021

Travel Destinations Around Western Australia

July 28th, 2021|

Western Australia is a land that truly resembles one who is free. Occupying almost a third of Australia's land, it is a place that comes alive with the ever so endless stretches of sandy beaches, extraordinary sceneries and even better, the hustle and bustle of the Perthites. Tourism is [...]

2507, 2021

Recent Updates for the PMSOL ( June-July )

July 25th, 2021|

The Australian government has finally started to put international students and workers forward in their priority after a 18 month lockdown. The PMSOL ( The Priority Migration Skilled Occupation List ) has had lots of additions to occupations, which now totals to about 41. This visa is essentially designed [...]

2507, 2021

Post High School (College Or University?)

July 25th, 2021|

There are many misconceptions regarding colleges and universities, many of them revolving around the idea of which one is better. Well, simply put, it depends on the student, YOU . Before deciding on which one is the right choice, it is better to understand what each of them are, [...]

2507, 2021

Lifestyle in the isolated city of Perth

July 25th, 2021|

Perth, the capital of WA (Western Australia) often known as one of the sunniest cities in the world, houses more than 2 million people and is a city worth taking note of. It is a very special city, one that is isolated from all the other large cities in Oz [...]

2507, 2021

Australia for International Students

July 25th, 2021|

With the advent of interest in international education in recent times, Australia has been a popular hub for people wanting to study and work alike. According to a recent data in 2017, a total of 800,000 international students were recorded to be studying in Australian universities! Australian universities provide [...]