ENGINEERS IN AUSTRALIA
Recently released data from the Department of Immigration
has shown that demand for Engineers in Australia is
continuing strongly. Engineers are among the most popular
professions to be selected for Australian migration by the
new “SkillSelect” system.
The following occupations are all in the top 15 most
It seems Australia’s demand for Engineers is driven through
state sponsorship and employer nomination. All states in
Australia have Engineers on their demand lists.
Other Engineers on the main occupation list include;
The main assessment process for Engineers involves showing
completion of a minimum Bachelors degree education with some
associated experience. There is a quicker assessment process
for applicants from certain countries such as the UK,
Ireland, Canada, USA, New Zealand, Hong Kong, Singapore,
South Africa, Japan, South Korea, Malaysia, Turkey and
Russia. However the assessment process is open to Engineers
from all countries.
Engineering Technologists and Technicians are also in strong
demand and applicants in these occupations are also able to
apply for permanent residence.
If you are looking to move to Australia then please complete
the online assessment form on our website.
free Online Assessment Form
This should give us all the information we need to give you the correct advice.
We can then review in full and get back to you.
NEW CRITERIA FOR TEACHING IN AUSTRALIA
From 1 January 2013, some additional requirements have been
introduced around English language testing for Teachers
looking to migrate to Australia.
Teachers can show they completed their studies through
English – i.e. 4 years of Degree / Diploma level studies in
Australia, Canada, the Republic of Ireland, New Zealand, the
United Kingdom or the United States of America.
Alternatively, they need to pass a designated English
Demand for Teachers in Australia remains strong. For
example, the Australian state government of New South Wales
(NSW) has recently launched a new occupation list for state
migration with Teachers included.
This includes sponsorship for all areas of NSW including
regional areas and major cities such as Sydney. State
sponsorship can help an applicant receive vital extra points
in applying for Australian residence.
Are you a Teacher looking to work or study in Australia?
Then you should visit www.teaching-australia.com
We hope that this newsletter
has been informative for you. However, remember
everyone's circumstances are different so if you or a friend
or family member want to check your eligibility to emigrate
1) complete the Online
on our website www.commonwealthimmigration.com
2) give us a call on +44 (0) 1223 830 916
We would love to hear from you!
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