•Acceptance letter from the school;
•Proof that you have money to support you while in Australia;
•Overseas health insurance;
•Test scores that show proficiency in the English language (students from countries like the US, UK and New Zealand need not show these);
•Academic records and history.
This visa is for students who wish to pursue their studies in Australia. There are student visas for students who wish to learn English, student visa for students who wish to take short courses that range from 3 months to a year, and there is also a visa for students who wish to pursue bachelor's degrees, master's degrees, or Ph.D. degrees.
Before you apply for a student visa, you must first apply for the school of your choice and you must have the necessary paper work ready. Most of the time, proof of sufficient money will be required to confirm that you will be able to support yourself while you are studying although students are allowed 20 hours of work per week.