Boost to International Education Sector in Response to Knight Review

The Minister for Tertiary Education, Skills, Jobs and Workplace Relations, Senator Chris Evans, and the Minister for Immigration and Citizenship, Chris Bowen MP, today announced a suite of measures to enhance competitiveness in Australia’s international education sector.

The new measures are in response to the report by the Hon Michael Knight AO, Strategic Review of the Student Visa Program 2011, which was released today

State Sponsorship Occupation List for Victoria

Victoria’s skilled migration program seeks to attract
highly skilled and employable professionals and
tradespeople with occupations that are difficult to source
from the local labour market.
Priority industries for Victorian state visa sponsorship
are currently: Engineering and Building, Financial
Services, Biotechnology and Science, Tourism and
Hospitality, Information and Communications
Technology, Health, Education and Trades

State Sponsorship Occupation List for Victoria

Victoria’s skilled migration program seeks to attract
highly skilled and employable professionals and
tradespeople with occupations that are difficult to source
from the local labour market.
Priority industries for Victorian state visa sponsorship
are currently: Engineering and Building, Financial
Services, Biotechnology and Science, Tourism and
Hospitality, Information and Communications
Technology, Health, Education and Trades