eMedical Improves Australian Visa Processing In 100 Countries

Australian Visa Processing

Collaboration between the Australia and Canadian Immigration departments has resulted in more than 100 countries now having access to eMedical, the Department of Immigration and Citizenship’s (DIAC) new electronic health processing system that enables more efficient and cost-effective visa processing. eMedical is an updated and improved version of the former […]

SkillSelect: First round offers go to skilled professionals

Australia SkillSelect Australia immigration

According to the press release from the Australian Immigraion department, doctors, dentists, nurses and engineers have dominated the first round of skilled migrants invited to formally apply for visas under the government’s new online SkillSelect service. Accountants, ICT analysts and programmers were also strongly represented in the 100 invitations in the […]

Professional Year Visa Program To Be Reviewed

Professional Year Visa Program To Be Reviewed

The Australian Department of Immigration and Citizenship (DIAC) has announced a review of the Professional Year Visa Program to start in early 2012. The Professional Year program which has been in place since 2008 is a structured development program, available to former overseas students who have graduated as Engineers, Accountants […]

Australian Student Visa To Be Reviewed

The Australian government has commissed a new review of the Australian student visa program, which will report to the government in mid 2011. The Australian Department of Immigration and Citizenship (DIAC) is undertaking a review of the Australian student visa program, with former minister Michael Knight appointed to carry out […]