We do not have personal opinions, but here are some reasons why it’s important to study professional year (PY) in Australia:

  1. Career Development: The professional year program (PYP) provides an opportunity for international students to gain practical experience in their chosen field (Accounting, IT or Engineering), which helps them to build a strong foundation for their future careers.
  2. Networking Opportunities: The professional year program offers a platform for international students to build valuable relationships with industry professionals and potential employers. This can help them to secure job opportunities and build a professional network.
  3. Improving Language Skills: The professional year program requires students to work in a professional environment where they can improve their communication skills and develop their fluency in English.
  4. Enhancing Resume: Completing a professional year program in Australia can demonstrate to potential employers that a student has a strong commitment to their chosen field and has gained valuable practical experience in their industry.
  5. Pathway to Permanent Residency: The professional year program can help international students to meet the eligibility criteria for permanent residency in Australia. You will most likely be eligible for additional 5 points toward you skilled visa.

In conclusion, the professional year program provides international students with a range of benefits that can help them to establish a successful career in Australia.

Most recently the Department of Home Affairs updated the validity of PY to 4 years from the completion of the course program. This used to be 4 years from the start date of the program.

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