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New Agriculture Visa Offers Pathway to PR in Australia

IDP IELTS — August 27th, 2021

New agriculture visa aimed at Pacific, Southeast Asian workers will be offered to fill labour shortages. Learn more.

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Hobart General Post Office (Hobart GPO) is a landmark building located on the corner of Elizabeth Street and Macquarie Street in Hobart, Tasmania

Tasmania’s 2021-22 Skilled Migration Program Now Open

IDP IELTS — August 6th, 2021

Tasmania has launched its 2021-22 Skilled Migration Program and invited a total of 3,300 applications for subclass 190 and subclass 491 visas. Read all updates.

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Western Australia announced changes to the Skilled Migration Program and expands the ocuupation list to include more occupations, such as accountants, bakers and cooks.

Western Australia expands occupation list for skilled migration program 2021

IDP IELTS — July 16th, 2021

Western Australia announced changes to the Skilled Migration Program for subclass 190 and subclass 491 visas for 2021. The occupation list for the general stream expands to include more occupations, such as accountants, bakers and cooks. Check if your occupation is listed.

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Victoria’s Skilled Migration Program 2021-2022 Opening Soon

IDP IELTS — August 31st, 2021

Victoria’s Skilled Migration Program for 2021-2022 will open to new Registrations of Interest (ROIs) on 7 July 2021. The Department of Home Affairs provided Victoria with 4,000 visa places. Check if you can submit a registration of interest for the VIC Visa Nomination. Get access to an Australian PR visa with IELTS.

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Australia Adds 22 Occupations to Priority Migration Skilled Occupation List

IDP IELTS — July 28th, 2021

In June 2021, the Australian federal government announced that it will fast-track visa applications for more occupations on the Priority Migration Skilled Occupation List (PMSOL). That's good news for pharmacists, accountants, chefs, engineers and IT specialists. Check the full list here.

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3 Top Reasons Why People Choose IELTS General Training

IDP IELTS — April 18th, 2021

IELTS offers two tests: IELTS Academic and IELTS General Training. Usually, you can do the General Training test for migration purposes. For migration to Canada, sometimes IELTS GT is the only choice. Here, we'll give you the top 5 reasons why people choose General Training. Read more now.

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IELTS for Global Talent Visa in Australia

Global Talent Visa

IDP IELTS — April 14th, 2021

The Global Talent Visa Program, also known as the Global Talent Independent Program, is a streamlined visa pathway for highly skilled professionals to work and live permanently in Australia. In 2020-2021, there are 15,000 places available under the program. Check here how you can apply with IELTS.

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5 Things You Can Do With Your IELTS Results

IDP IELTS — March 14th, 2021

You sat the test. You’ve received your official IELTS Test Report Form. You can be proud! That’s a massive achievement. But, what can you do with your IELTS scores? Read our list of 5 things you can do with your IELTS results here.

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42 Universities in Australia for IELTS Score of 5.5 and Above

IDP IELTS — March 10th, 2021

Want to study in Australia, but not sure what IELTS score you need for admission? Here’s a full list of colleges and universities in Australia accepting IELTS for entry into undergraduate, postgraduate and research courses. Check our full table that contains the list of college and universities in Australia accepting IELTS band score of 5.5 and above, including the following IELTS Overall Scores, Listening Scores, Reading Scores, Writing Scores and Speaking Scores.

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NSW adds 10 new occupations to Skilled Occupation List for permanent visa subclass 190

IDP IELTS — February 17th, 2021

Australia’s most populous state, New South Wales, announced in February 2021 that it will add 10 new occupations to its Skilled Occupation List. That’s for Permanent Visa (subclass 190). Check if your occupation is listed.