Professional Year Program in ICT, Accounting (SMIPA) or Engineering is a bridging program which allows students to gain experience working in a professional field to achieve their career goals and overcome obstacles to employment. The following are other ways via which the Professional Year Program can help students:
- Understanding the Australian employment market and workplace culture.
- Learning how to communicate effectively and professionally in the workplace with colleagues, managers and customers.
- Gaining valuable work experience through internship placements that exposes students to the Australian work practices.
- Becoming eligible to apply for additional migration points in support of Australian permanent residency application.