Master courses and institutions summary for those who want to apply for immigration!

It is almost the time of graduating season, have you planned your future? Are you planning to do further study? If so, it will be the perfect timing. From now on if you use service through AAS to apply for universities or institutions, it will be free of charge!

Here are some recommended courses that are considered as immigrating professions, have a look and see what suits you the most! 


Nursing

As we all know demand for nurses is far exceeding supply in Australia. Applying for immigration through skill stream with the nurse occupation will provide you a high chance of success. Graduate entry for nursing is for everyone, even students who had no experience relating to the subject.

• Queensland University of Technology (QUT) – Bachelor of Nursing (Graduate Entry)

Course duration: 2 years

Semester start: February or July

Entry Requirement: An approved bachelor degree (Non-nursing degree) with a GPA of 4 or above. 

• Flinders University – Bachelor of Nursing (Graduate Entry)

Course duration: 2 years

Admission time: 3 months

Entry Requirement: An approved bachelor degree (Non-nursing degree) with a GPA of 4 or above, and have completed to units relating Anthropobiology, Human Anatomy, and Physiology. 

• Monash University – Master of Nursing Practice

Course duration: 2 years

Semester start: February or July

Entry Requirement: An approved bachelor degree (Non-nursing degree) with a GPA of 4.5 or above, 

and have completed one unit of Human Anatomy or Physiology.

If you have not done any Human Anatomy study previously, you may apply for the Human biology short course as a bridging course before enrolling in the Master of Nursing Practice! 

Social Work

Social worker is another occupation that is in high demand, Social Work masters require students to have a relative background of study. Some institutions provide Grad cert courses for students who did not take any relative courses. Once they finish a Grad cert course, they can enroll in the Master of Social Work

• Flinders University – Master of Social Work (Graduate Entry)

Course duration: 2 years

Semester start: March or July

Entry Requirement: Any approved bachelor degree (Except for Social work) and graduated with a GPA of 4.5 or above. Also, you have completed a year of social work-related courses (e.g. education, psychology, law, accounting, economics, business, sociology, etc.). 

• University of South Australia – Master of Social Work

Course duration: 2 years

Semester start: February

Entry Requirement: Any approved social work-related bachelor degree (including sociology, psychology, public health, etc.) and graduated with GPA4.5 or above. 

• Flinders University – Master of Social Work (Graduate Entry)

Course duration: 2 years

Semester start: March or July

Entry Requirement: Any approved bachelor degree (Except for Social work) and graduated with a GPA of 4.5 or above. Also, you have completed a year of social work-related courses (e.g. education, psychology, law, accounting, economics, business, sociology, etc.). 

• University of South Australia – Master of Social Work

Course duration: 2 years

Semester start: February

Entry Requirement: Any approved social work-related bachelor degree (including sociology, psychology, public health, etc.) and graduated with GPA4.5 or above. 

Education (Early childhood/ Secondary)

Early childhood education and secondary school teacher are popular professions for immigration, as the entry requirement is easy!

• Flinders University – Master of Teaching (Early Childhood)

Course duration: 2 years

Semester start: March

Entry Requirement: Any approved bachelor degree and graduated with a GPA of 4 or above. 

• Flinders University – Master of Teaching (Secondary)

Course duration: 2 years

Semester start: March

Entry Requirement: Any approved bachelor degree and graduated with a GPA of 4 or above. Also, you have completed a curtained units of secondary school subjects (e.g. accounting, biology, business, IT, physics, chemistry, mathematics, psychology, music, multi-languages such as Japanese, French, or Spanish, etc.). 

• The University of Adelaide – Master of Teaching (Middle and Secondary)

Course duration: 2 years

Semester start: January or July

Entry Requirement: Any approved bachelor degree and graduated with a GPA of 4 or above. Also, you have completed a curtained units of secondary school subjects (e.g. accounting, biology, business, IT, physics, chemistry, mathematics, psychology, music, multi-languages such as Japanese, French, or Spanish, etc.). 

Occupational Therapy

You don’t need an OT-related background of study to enroll in the master course!  

• The University of Sydney – Master of Occupational Therapy

Course duration: 2 years

Semester start: February

Entry Requirement: Any approved bachelor degree and graduated with a GPA of 4 or above. 

Quantity Surveying

There are only three universities in Australia that provide recognised Quantity Surveying master courses. Bond University, it is located in Gold Coast, you can gain points for studying in remote area! 

• Bond University – Master of Construction Practice (Professional)

Course duration: 1.7 year

Semester start: January, May, or September 

Entry Requirement: Any approved bachelor degree and graduated with a GPA of 4 or above.


All the courses above provide advantages for applying immigration. There are more institutions and universities of choice to study the mentioned professions. Contact AAS to find out what suits you the best!