Depending upon which point in your life you are choosing to go to Australia, there are a variety of option that you could study in the field of Information Technology. IT is the umbrella term used to bring up anything that is related to the transfer of information using technology. While Cyber Security or Cloud Computing are worthy study options; a large number of students will often opt to go for the more generic route and study about Software Engineering or Business Analyst. Out of all the industries in the world right now, the IT sector is perhaps one of the few that has been growing in leaps and bounds. If a fast-paced and diverse career is what you ultimately seek; and you want to work in an industry that will be morphing and growing forever—then IT might just be your dream course.
Looking for job opportunities will become significantly less tiresome should you go for a career in the IT sector. The Department of Employment of the Government of Australia predicted that the demand for IT professionals would increase by 12.8% in 2018.
The largest development can be seen in the state capital cities of Australia; like Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane. Aside from being the technological hub of Australia, Melbourne is also home to over 50% of the country’s top 20 tech-based firms. On the other hand, the state of Victoria has more than 8,000 IT businesses based there; which include industry big-wigs like Intel, Microsoft, Deloitte, PwC and IBM. IT professionals are also prized in other sectors like healthcare and other service industries. Students graduating with a degree in IT or ICT can have very lucrative jobs, with weekly salaries of up to ICT Business and System Analysts get around 2274 AUD per week; while experienced professional working as ICT managers could be paid as high as 2,766 AUD per week. There are three levels of IT degrees available in Australia, and the admission requirements for them are given as follows:
Diploma of IT:
- Education: Class 12th or equivalent
- English Language: IELTS 5.5 or equivalent
Bachelor of IT:
- Education: Class 12th or Equivalent
- English: IELTS 6.0 (5.5) or equivalent.
Master of IT:
- Education: An Australian undergraduate degree (or equivalent)
- English: IELTS 6.5 (6.0) or equivalent.
Some of the career prospects for graduate of IT/ ICT can include (depending on your degree specifications):
- Cyber Security Consultant/ Expert
- Cloud Computing Specialist
- ICT Business Analyst
- Systems Analyst
- Web Administrator
- Chief Information Officer
- ICT Project Manager
- Hardware Technician
- Software Support Engineer
- IT/ POS Technician
- Service Support Engineer
Frequently Asked Questions about Courses
I would like to change my course/ university. What should I do?
Please keep in mind that the process involved in changing a course or a university, must strictly comply with your Student Visa conditions to avoid the apparent risks of Visa Cancellation. Specially to maintain AQF level of your study. For example, if you get your visa in bachelor’s degree Course then you must maintain same AQF level. Downgrading course can cause the breach of visa cancellation. Also, you need to complete 6 months of your Principle Course to change the education provider.
It is strongly suggested that you get advice from Qualified Education Agent Counsellor (QEAC) to help you through the entire process. At PFEC Global, our expert counsellors can make sure you have the smoothest journey till the end.
What types of scholarships will be available to me, and how can I apply for them?
These days, numerous Australian institutions offer educational scholarships for eligible international students, with the key focus given to candidates enrolled in diploma, undergraduate and postgraduate programmes. If you would like to explore more details regarding the availability, application requirements criteria and timeline for each scholarship that might be suitable for you; it is a good idea to directly contact the institutions either calling their listed contact number, or by submitting an enquiry on their official website.
Many students find it a little too much to handle the overloaded and doubtful information from the websites of many providers. Our expert counsellors are well-equipped to do this for you. Just come to visit us , and one of our best counsellors will help you find the scholarships that are best suited for you.
What work rights do the Australian Student Visa give me?
A student visa holder is completely free to work for a maximum of 40 hours per fortnight (i.e. 14 days) when their term is in session, and unlimited hours when their term is out of session.
What are the courses can lead me to PR Pathways?
Although there is no guarantee to get PR by studying any particular courses, However, courses such as Accounting, Information Technology, Engineering, Nursing, Social Work, Teaching, Cookery, Automotive are some of the very popular courses.
- Ahmad Baytie
- Allan Enock Kibet
- Adhiraj Pun
- Sanju Dallakoti
great service. thank you for your support
- Sana Ali Khan
I have been here for my student visa , I must tell you guys it is the best consultant in Melbourne. Mr. Harshdeep singh is really friendly and helpful. He took my case and worked on it so professionally, that I got my visa very quick and easy. Mr Saiful is so professional and kind. He was always there to answer anything. Mr Faiyaz is very polite and professional , he explained me about the visa requirements and all very nicely. It is THE Best immigration services in Melbourne. I would definitely recommend PFEC. Full support and constant follow up till the visa decision is received. The best thing is that they are not at all expensive.
- Christopher Ng Man King
We were requested further information from the immigration and Rupesh and Daniel from PFEC were very helpful in managing the issue for us. I’d highly recommend the company. Their level of professionalism is highly expected. We couldn’t believe the fact that we were granted our visa in 3 days!
- Jayant Malhotra
I had an amazing experience with PFEC Global . Extremely satisfied with the service provided as i got my Student Visa granted. Special thanks to Nikitha as she really helped me through every step from providing all college information to visa related documents and had all the information needed which cleared out things for me to get Student visa. I strongly recommend PFEC Global to all my fellows to discuss their cases individually.
- Mandy Chandhok
I m very happy as my tourist visa was granted to student visa with new rules.. All thanks to PFEC and staff.. Really helpful and kind.. I’ll really recommend PFEC to everyone.
- Md Sebul Bapari
I highly recommend this agency. Friendly staff, Trustworthy so you can depend on them.
- Abu Hanif Al Rasel
Thank you PFEC Grobal and it’s team members, specifically Manisha and Taslima Ferdous, for being so helpful, inspiring and Caring in case of processing documents to apply for visa. Thanks again for helping me to get my visa in a quick and smooth manner.
- AK Uddin
Great customer service. I recommend PFEC for all kind of visa services and admissions.
- Abdullah Jabri
Best student service in sydney.
- Mominul Islam Momin
Best consultancy in Sydney , helpful staffs and friendly environment , highly recommended.
- Fazley Rabbii
Friendly and informative staffs. Thanks for helping me to get my TR.
- Hassan Qureshi
got my visa in no time, went to see so many other agents and got scared and wasted money, Mr. Santosh got me my visa in less than a month. highly recommend yo go see this legend
- Zara Mudasir
highly recommended. speedy nd great service. staff is so cooperative.
- Hammad Merchant
Selecting a Migration agent is the toughest task. Got a recommendation and knock them. Met Santosh, a well mannered person with good knowledge of his field. Made my work easy.
- Urusha Khadka
They are reliable, trustworthy and respectful. I had wonderful experience with them. I think, it’s worth try them ones. I am 100% sure, you feel relief.
- Rajesh Kumar
Outstanding services, specially thanks to santosh. highly recommended.
- Sujay Kanungoe
My visa got granted in 3 weeks without any hassle and i am really happy with the assistance and service received from manisha, and khurram. I would recommend PFEC to everyone.
Thank you very much..
- Indu Shrestha
Highly recommended, team members are helpful, supportive and will guide you the best pathway.
- Rizal Bro
i was reallly worried about changing my education provider. when i get to know pfec global, i got a big relief.
thank you so much pfec global and esp thanks to simrita maam for conselling and guidance
- Subhashish Subho
The best consultancy in Australia. Thank you Smirita mam and her team for guiding me in each and every step towards my 489 invitation.I highly recommend PFEC as no. 1 consultancy and tell students to go and visit Smirita mam and her team.I bet you won’t be disappointed with their professionalism.👍🏻👍🏻
- Husnain Bhatti
Highly recommended, best consultant in Adelaide.
- Owa Nirpa
really impressed by the efforts of PFEC staffs, very polite and cooperative service.
- Abdhesh Gupta
The service of this PFEC Global Adelaide is really great. They are friendly, polite and motivational toward their consultant. The work for visa process they make is easily and Highly Recommended from me.
PFEC GLOBAL Adelaide Is the most helpful and attentive Consultancy in Adelaide. Great service and very friendly staff. Highly recommended to everyone.
- Kamran Ghumman
You can find geniune people from this consultancy. They provide professional introduction service.
- Akinyemi Oladayo
Excellent visa service by the PFEC Global team. Big shout out to Khurram for a job welldone. He walked me through my TSS visa Journey, I must commend him for this professionalism and for his dedication to client. This is my second visa experience with PFEC global. Great job guys!
- ThaRaka Rodrigo
Mr. Rupesh and his team done an excellent work when they were working on 485 VISA. I got my 485 Post Study Work visa without any issue. He guided me with a clear vision. He had a clear understanding about our situation. All the things handled by himself through online. Highly recommend PFEC for anyone who is seeking for visa extension/ TR or PR. He is very good in migrating process.
- Tharushi Ruwanthi Nanayakkara
Great visa services and very helpful team to guide you through. I recommend PFEC for any visa or education related matters. Thank you again for your support!!!
- Gayan Abeysekara
Great Service. Thank you very much for every thing you have done. Specially Maheema and Rupesh are the best and thank you for the guidance and follow ups.
- Rachit Walia
Hi everyone, i had applied my 491 visa from pfec global, which i have got few days back, so i just wanna say that the service of pfec has been exceptional during that process, moreover, the staff was very helpful . I would definitely recommend them to my friends and known people.
PFEC Global provides full support to its clients. They have a very good reputation and they prepare your visa application very professionally. I successfully received my second student visa through them and did not have any problem at all.
The migrating agents there are very friendly and help full especially Harshdeep sir who handled my case personally. They provide clients with insights and knowledge based on their experience to make the case stronger.
- Gandhi Manvi
Thank you Santosh and entire team of PFEC Global who have been super supportive and assisted promptly throughout. Can’t thank you guys enough for the patience, understanding and immaculate service. Thanks again!
- Subhash Lohana
I highly recommended PFEC Global, especially Neelam. At start of this year, I decided very late in the game ( basically 15 days to go for Deadline) to apply to IIBIT Adelaide, and was introduced to santosh by a friend who also had a good experience with them. Staff is really supportive and friendly.
- Minhaj Syed
Big thanks to PFEC Global Adelaide team to getting my admission with all credit approval in kaplan.They worked really hard for me to get my admission.
I do recommend to visit them, thank you Neelam Prajapati!! for such an amazing work in such a short time. If you are looking for professional guidance , do visit them
- Nalaka Rajapaksha
PFEC has helped me to secure a full scholarship at ECU. my application was handled by Devmi and she was very friendly and guided me confidently untill I get the COE. I will definitely recommend PFEC to my friends. The staff is friendly as well. You guys are the best!
- Ajay Bishnoi
Trustworthy and good for students Future
- Shavetadaljit Singh
Excellent staff and timely services provided without any inconvenience.Always gives right advice and very helpful while processing application as i gt my visa before the time they are too good and follow professionalism thanks for your assistance.special thanks to Mishu, Basnet and Bandu mam.👍great
- Krishna Pasa
I highly recommend PFEC Sydney team for their effort.
Special thanks to Simrita mam who took care of my case and i got positive outcome.
- Manjinder Singh
Trustworthy and helpful. Shows you a clarity. Must recommendable 👍🏻
- Jashandeep Bhown
I have great experience with Pfec global to grant my visa , i would highly recommend and appreciate with Rupesh and Maheema for their efforts.
- Amita Sp Singh
Any stress related to study and visa? Just visit PFEC global to get rid of stress. They are trustworthy, hard working and always give good and reliable advice. The staff is soft spoken and well mannered. I would say they are best among all agents i met before. So, i highly recommend PFEC global.
- Rumman Ferdous Dip
Their service is really exceptional
- Urvi Shah
They were very helpful in lodging my visa file. They are quick in their response. Our file was critical but their experienced service helped us to get our visa approval. I totally recommend them from choosing the best college to lodging any visa file.
- Jaiswal Abhishek
Hi my name is Abhisekh . I am so grateful for your assistance throughout the process of changing university and the course. Thank you PFEC GLOBAL ADELAIDE for your Excellent service and I really appreciate the entire team hard work and their efforts to give a best to their clients. I would always recommend PFEC.
- Gurmeet Mehla
The way the handel everything is brilliant Fizza working very hard for my visa and now i got it.
- Mohit Sharma
Thanks alot to pfec team members for helping me out in my student visa extension application,especially credit goes to rupesh sir and amjad sir for your expert advice and i got my visa today,highly recommended to all of you guys.
I would refer to them again for any kind of visa application.
- Charisse Rebujio
PFEC has helped me all through out my visa application. The staff are very friendly and they charge less as well. I will definitely recommend them to my friends. Especial thanks to Anu and Harpreet. You guys are the best! 🤗🤗
- Rakibul Rimon
I have approached PFEC for my 887 PR visa processing. The way the consultant (Harmeet) consult with me that was mind satisfying. So, after the very first consultation I have decided to give my file to them to process. I have to say throughout the process the migration agent communicate me promptly every time and they are very helpful towards the students. I have received my Permanent residency and I am glad now that I have done my file processing from PFEC. The agents are highly professional and qualified I would say. I highly recommend people to approach PFEC for migration matter.
Thanks to them and wish they all the very best.
- Yoesof Hilaby
PFEC stuff is so friendly and you can depend on them… good work and may Allah bless them.. thank you so much guys
- Vân Lâm
Thanks Alex for the professional service, highly recommend them ���
- Syed Ali Akbar Zaidi
It was good experience with Pfec Global.They know how to handle your case properly and execute it well in timely manner. The overall staff is really cooperative and friendly. Especially, Taranpreet Kaur work with my case very professionally and whole process went pretty smooth.
- Amar Shahwani
Services beyond expectations. Miss Bandu has been really helpful throughout. Thank you
- Rifat Ahmed Pranto
A very good student consultation agency. They’ve helped me out with my visa and looked after me always. Hat’s off for the caring attitude of the Sydney branch.
- Nancy Magpantay
We highly recommend PFEC Global! Student Visa Approved for my sister 🙂 I get to know them through my Uni mate who recommended their great service and no doubt they are the best consultants. Special mentioned to Maheema who was always there to answer all our questions when we struggled to understand the process in entering into a course here in Australia, we never met her and only speak to her through phone all throughout the application. Thank you very much Maheema for all the effort you put in to get my sister pursue her dream to be a qualified chef, ” You’re the Champ”. Thanks too the Harshdeep for getting the visa approved. You guys just helped one soul that has full of dreams. We wish you all the best and again keep up the good the work!
- Mehboob Hossain
I am very happy with them and they have an excellent service especially with Mohammad Saiful.
- Jasmeet Aulakh Gill
I had a wonderful experience with PFEC as I got my student visa granted. Mahima was my counsellor helped me a lot in choosing a right study. Rupesh helped me a lot throughout my visa process. Patiently and timely answered my each n every queries. I am very much satisfied with their service and highly recommend PFEC to everyone.