Special Admission Requirements

Special Admission Requirements


Applicants applying for a student visa holding one of the following passports (nationality), willing to study on PCBT courses MUST supply the following documents and information at the time of application for enrolment.


Albania, Algeria, Angola, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Belarus, Benin, Belarus, Belize, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Ghana, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, India, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Jamaica, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kyrgyzstan, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Macedonia, Malaysia, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Moldova, Mongolia, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar (Burma), Namibia, Nepal, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Pakistan, Palestinian Territories, Peru, Philippines, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, Senegal, Serbia, Sierra Leone, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Uganda, Ukraine, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Venezuela, Vietnam, Zambia, Zimbabwe.


1) to study VET (Vocational courses such as Business, Cookery, Tiling, Plastering …) OR a packaged course with English (Student Visa (500)- Vocational Education and Training Sector):

  • ENGLISH PROFICIENCY: 
    Ref: https://www.homeaffairs.gov.au/Trav/Stud/More/Student-Visa-English-Language-Requirements

    • Provide at least one of the following documents taken in the 2 years before applying for a Subclass 500 student visa:
      • Certified copy of the IELTS 5.5 overall (General or Academic)
        OR TOEFL iBT 46
        OR Cambridge English Advanced (CAE) 162
        OR 
        PTE 42
        OR 
        OET of at least B for each component
      • OR with ELICOS Offer Letter or CoE or Completion Certificate:
        • IELTS with Overall band score 5 if packaged with at least 10 weeks’ ELICOS; or
        • IELTS with Overall band score of 4.5 if packaged with at least 20 weeks’ ELICOS; or
        • PTE with overall 36-41, if packaged with at least 10 weeks’ ELICOS; or
        • PTE with overall 30-35, if packaged with at least 20 weeks’ ELICOS; or
        • TOEFL iBT with overall 35-45, if packaged with at least 10 weeks’ ELICOS; or
        • TOEFL iBT with overall 32-34, if packaged with at least 20 weeks’ ELICOS; or
        • Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE) test with overall 154-161, if packaged with at least 10 weeks’ ELICOS; or
        • Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE) test with overall 147-153, if packaged with at least 20 weeks’ ELICOS.
    • OR you, in the 2 years before applying for a Subclass 500 (Student) visa, has successfully completed:
      • the requirements for a Senior Secondary Certificate of Education, in a course that was conducted in Australia and in English; or
      • a substantial component of a course leading to a qualification from the Australian Qualifications Framework at the Certificate IV level or higher that was conducted in Australia and in English, while the applicant was holding a student visa; or
    • an applicant who has successfully completed a minimum of 5 years of study in English undertaken in one or more of the following countries: Australia; Canada; New Zealand; South Africa; the Republic of Ireland; the United Kingdom; the United States of America.
  • FINANCIAL SUPPORT: 
    • Student or student’s financial sponsor/guarantor to provide the Bank Statement or Bank Loan with the minimum amount of AU$29,000 (single student)-(this excludes minimum deposit) OR parents/spouse of the applicant to provide income statement with minimum $63,000 per year (single student) and $73,000 per year (for student with partner and children).(Relevant information: https://www.legislation.gov.au/Details/F2018L00032).
    • If an applicant to be sponsored financially by a financial sponsor/guarantor, a Declaration Statement by sponsor/s to provide financial support to the applicant (and applicant’s dependent student visa holders if the student is with his/her family)
  • GTE: 
  • PASSPORT: 
    • Certified copy of Passport (minimum age at the time of course commencement is 18. Under-18-Students may apply earlier to commence the course when they reach 18 years of old).
  • ACADEMIC: 

2) to study ONLY English courses- ELICOS (Non-Award-ELICOS Sector):

  • ENGLISH PROFICIENCY:  
    • PCBT English Placement Test or any international English test results to apply 42-week General English (Elementary).
  • FINANCIAL SUPPORT: 
    • Student or student’s financial sponsor/guarantor to provide the Bank Statement or Bank Loan with the minimum amount of AU$29,000 (single student)-(this excludes minimum deposit) OR parents/spouse of the applicant to provide income statement with minimum $63,000 per year (single student) and $73,000 per year (for student with partner and children).(Relevant information: https://www.legislation.gov.au/Details/F2018L00032).
    • If an applicant to be sponsored financially by a financial sponsor/guarantor, a Declaration Statement by sponsor/s to provide financial support to the applicant (and applicant’s dependent student visa holders if the student is with his/her family)
  • GTE: 
  • PASSPORT: 
    • Certified copy of Passport (minimum age at the time of course commencement is 18. Under-18-Students may apply earlier to commence the course when they reach 18 years of old).

Note: All documents must be certified by your agent or a Justice of the Peace or a Notary Public if applying for your Student Visa (Offshore and Onshore students). Nationalities not listed above may be exempted from some of these requirements. Please contact admissions@pcbt.wa.edu.au for more information.


Others:


How to Apply:


Sincerely,
Ryan Rahimi
Manager, Marketing & Admissions
Perth College of Business & Technology
e: admissions@pcbt.wa.edu.au
m: +61 420 329 380

This page updated at 30 March 2020.