Professional Year providers in Sydney & relevant information (2019)

ACCOUNTING

Provider Cost Course duration Enrollment requirement Study details Commencement / Intake dates for 2019
Navitas Professional ~$11,250 Can be paid in instalments 44 weeks, including 12 week internship   Have completed an undergraduate or postgraduate award in Australia for Accounting

Hold or applied for a Temporary Graduate visa (subclass 485, either stream) with at least 12 months validity or;

Hold an eligible Secondary Visa with work and study rights with at least 12 months validity

A minimum PTE-A score of 50 or IELTS score of 6.0, in all 4 competencies, or equivalent

A valid skills assessment from a professional accounting association or a skills assessment from VETASSESS under the code of Internal Auditor
100% attendance is required by DoHA and enforced by Navitas Professional

Classes can be daytime 9:00 am to 5:30 pm, or two evening classes

There is a choice of weekend, weekday and evening timetables

Participants will need to bring their own device (e.g. laptops, tablets) during training sessions in order to fulfil work-simulated activities  
SATURDAY 23/02/19 16/03/19 SUNDAY 17/03/19 24/03/19
Performance Education $6,250 – $7,050 Can be paid in instalments 44 weeks, including 12 week internship An accounting degree that you have obtained as a result of at least two years study in Australia

Obtained or applied for a Graduate (Temporary) Visa (subclass 485) with a minimum 12 months validity

A current IELTS score of 6.0 overall and not less than 6.0 in any skill, or equivalent English test result

A Migration Skills Assessment outcome letter from an accounting professional association
One day a week (for class)

Students are required to bring their own compatible device to specified classes—the device must be capable of internet searches, creation and saving of .docx files and access to MS PowerPoint is desirable
MONDAY-SUNDAY
Week commencing: 07/01/19 04/02/19 04/03/19 01/04/19 29/04/19 27/05/19 24/06/19 22/07/19 19/08/19 16/09/19 14/10/19 11/11/19 09/12/19
Australian Technical & Management College (ATMC) $7,200 Can be paid in instalments 44 weeks, including 12 week internship A valid 485 graduate or post study stream visa

A positive skills assessment from one of the Accounting Bodies (CPA Australia, Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand, IPA)

IELTS test result score of a 6.0 in each band, or the equivalent score from Pearsons, TOEFL iBIT or Cambridge Advanced English

Completion of at least two years study in Australia
Participants are expected to attend classes of between 8 to 9 hours per week

There are two units delivered over 250 contact hours by ATMC

Participants must complete the internship in 250 hours over a period of 12 weeks
Unavailable
Education Centre of Australia (ECA) $7,200 Can be paid in instalments 44 weeks, including 12 week internship 485 Visa (Graduate Work/Post-Study Work) / Bridging Visa A / Payment Receipt of application for 485 Visa and valid for a minimum of 12 months from the commencement date of the PY coursean

IELTS score of 6.0 overall and with no band under 6.0 and valid for a minimum of 12 months from the projected commencement date of study, OR a PTE score of 50 overall, with no bands less than 50 and valid for a minimum of 12 months from the projected commencement date of study

Completion of minimum of 2 years study in Australia

Professional Body Skills Assessment
Students are expected to attend 100% of formal Term class hours (238 hours) and are required to attend at least 80% of the scheduled class contact hours for the course

If students fail to attend a minimum of 190 hours of Term classes, they will not be able to graduate

Internships: also an expectation of 100% attendance but with provision for legitimate absences supported by formal documentation

ECA Professional Year classroom-based coursework components total 255 hours of classes delivered over thirty 8.5-hour teaching days

Students are placed in internships in reputable Australian companies for a period of up to 12 weeks (245 hours)
MONDAY 18/02/19 20/05/19 22/07/19 23/09/19 TUESDAY 05/03/19 23/04/19 18/06/19 27/08/19 22/10/19 19/11/19 WEDNESDAY 09/01/19 20/03/19 10/04/19 08/05/19 05/06/19 10/07/19 14/08/19 09/10/19 06/11/19 11/12/19 THURSDAY 24/01/19 12/09/19 FRIDAY 08/02/19 SATURDAY 19/01/19 16/02/19 16/03/19 27/04/19 18/05/19 15/06/19 20/07/19 24/08/19 21/09/19 19/10/19 16/11/19 SUNDAY 06/01/19 03/02/19 03/03/19 07/04/19 05/05/19 02/06/19 07/07/19 11/08/19 08/09/19 06/10/19 03/11/19 01/12/19
Accountants Resource Centre (ARC) $10,950 Can be paid in instalments (additional $20 applies for every instalment) 44 weeks, including 12 week internship Completed a recognized Accounting course in Australia that provides 2 years credit points over a minimum of 18 months

Have a minimum of IELTS score of 6.0 in all 4 competencies, or a minimum of PTE Academic score of 50 in all 4 competencies, or a minimum of TOEFL iBT score of 12 in Listening, 13 in Reading, 21 in Writing and 18 in Speaking

Have a valid skills assessment from the professional accounting body

Hold, or applied for a Temporary Graduate visa (subclass 485, either stream) with at least 12 months validity or hold an eligible Secondary Visa with work and study rights with at least 12 months validity
Weekend classes available   Orientation for weekend classes: 18/01/19 15/02/19 08/03/19 29/03/19 26/04/19 17/05/19

IT

Provider Cost Course duration Enrollment requirement Study details Commencement / Intake dates for 2019
Navitas Professional ~$12,300 Can be paid in instalments 44 weeks, including 12 week internship Have completed an undergraduate or postgraduate award in Australia for ICT

Hold or applied for a Temporary Graduate visa (subclass 485, either stream) with at least 12 months validity or;

Hold an eligible Secondary Visa with work and study rights with at least 12 months validity

At least a PTE-A score of 50 with nothing below 36 or overall IELTS score of 6.0 with nothing below 5, in all four competencies or equivalent
100% attendance is required by DoHA and enforced by Navitas Professional

Classes can be daytime 9:00 am to 5:30 pm, or two evening classes

There is a choice of weekend, weekday and evening timetables

Participants will need to bring their own device (e.g. laptops, tablets) during training sessions in order to fulfil work-simulated activities
SATURDAY 23/02/19 16/03/19 SUNDAY 17/03/19 24/03/19
Performance Education $10,900 – $11,600 Can be paid in instalments 44 weeks, including 12 week internship Completed a recognised IT degree in Australia that provides a minimum of two years credit points. This must be completed over a minimum of 18 months

Obtained or applied for a Graduate (Temporary) Visa (subclass 485) with a minimum 12 months validity

A current IELTS score of 6.0 overall and not less than 5.0 in any skill, or equivalent English test result
One day a week (for class)

Students are required to bring their own compatible device to specified classes—the device must be capable of internet searches, creation and saving of .docx files and access to MS PowerPoint is desirable
MONDAY-SUNDAY
Week commencing: 07/01/19 04/02/19 04/03/19 01/04/19 29/04/19 27/05/19 24/06/19 22/07/19 19/08/19 16/09/19 14/10/19 11/11/19 09/12/19
Australian Technical & Management College (ATMC) $12,600 Can be paid in instalments 44 weeks, including 12 week internship Completion of at least two (2) years of tertiary education in Australia in a related IT field

An Australian visa which allows for full work and study rights—priority is given to those holding a 485 Skilled Graduate Visa or Bridging Visa to the graduate visa

Must meet the minimum English language test scores for a Temporary Graduate Visa (485)—IELTS example: Overall minimum score of 6.0, with nothing below 5.0 in each of the four test components (speaking, reading, listening and writing)
Participants are expected to attend classes of between 8 to 9 hours per week

There are two units delivered over 250 contact hours by ATMC

Participants must complete the internship in 250 hours over a period of 12 weeks
Unavailable
Education Centre of Australia (ECA) $11,700 Can be paid in instalments 44 weeks, including 12 week internship 485 Visa (Graduate Work/Post-Study Work) / Bridging Visa A / Payment Receipt of application for 485 Visa and valid for a minimum of 12 months from the commencement date of the PY course

An IELTS score of 6.0 overall and with no band under 5.0 and valid for a minimum of 12 months from the projected commencement date of study, OR a PTE score of 50 overall, with no bands lessthan 36 and valid for a minimum of 12 months from the projected commencement date of study

Completion of minimum of 2 years study in Australia
Students are expected to attend 100% of formal Term class hours (238 hours) and are required to attend at least 80% of the scheduled class contact hours for the course

If students fail to attend a minimum of 190 hours of Term classes, they will not be able to graduate

Internships: also an expectation of 100% attendance but with provision for legitimate absences supported by formal documentation

ECA Professional Year classroom-based coursework components total 255 hours of classes delivered over thirty 8.5-hour teaching days

Students are placed in internships in reputable Australian companies for a period of up to 12 weeks (245 hours)
MONDAY 18/02/19 20/05/19 22/07/19 23/09/19 TUESDAY 05/03/19 23/04/19 18/06/19 27/08/19 22/10/19 19/11/19 WEDNESDAY 09/01/19 20/03/19 10/04/19 08/05/19 05/06/19 10/07/19 14/08/19 09/10/19 06/11/19 11/12/19 THURSDAY 24/01/19 12/09/19 FRIDAY 08/02/19 SATURDAY 19/01/19 16/02/19 16/03/19 27/04/19 18/05/19 15/06/19 20/07/19 24/08/19 21/09/19 19/10/19 16/11/19 SUNDAY 06/01/19 03/02/19 03/03/19 07/04/19 05/05/19 02/06/19 07/07/19 11/08/19 08/09/19 06/10/19 03/11/19 01/12/19
Queensland International Business Academy $11,000 – $12,430 Can be paid in instalments 44 weeks, including 12 week internship 485 Temporary Graduate Visa (either Graduate Work or Post-Study Work stream) or Bridging 485 Visa A

Completion of an ICT-related Bachelor’s or Master’s degree from an Australian Institution (minimum of 2 years’ full-time study in Australia)

PTE (minimum overall 50, no band below 36), IELTS (minimum overall 6.0 Academic or General, no band below 5.0), TOEFL or OET (equivalent)

All students are also required to undertake a pre-enrolment interview with the accredited provider to ensure course suitability and viability
Usually candidates complete 220 hours in the workplace (internship)Generally the candidates will complete this Internship over 3 days per week for 12 weeksWeekend classes available SATURDAY 05/01/2019 19/01/2019 26/01/2019 09/02/2019 23/02/2019 23/03/2019 04/05/2019 26/10/2019 16/11/2019 30/11/2019 07/12/2019 21/12/2019 28/12/2019 SUNDAY 06/01/2019 13/01/2019 17/02/2019 03/03/2019 10/03/2019 17/03/2019 24/03/2019 31/03/2019 28/04/2019 27/10/2019 03/11/2019 17/11/2019 24/11/2019 29/12/2019 TUESDAY 22/01/2019 26/02/2019 19/03/2019 02/04/2019 29/10/2019 03/12/2019

ENGINEERING

Provider Cost Course duration Enrollment requirement Study details Commencement / Intake dates for 2019
Navitas Professional ~$15,200 Can be paid in instalments 44 weeks, including 12 week internship Have completed an undergraduate or postgraduate award in Australia for Engineering

Hold or applied for a Temporary Graduate visa (subclass 485, either stream) with at least 12 months validity or;

Hold an eligible Secondary Visa with work and study rights with at least 12 months validity

At least a PTE-A score of 50 with nothing below 36 or IELTS score of 6.0 with nothing below 5, in all 4 competencies or equivalent

A valid skills assessment from Engineering Education Australia
100% attendance is required by DoHA and enforced by Navitas Professional

Classes can be daytime 9:00 am to 5:30 pm, or two evening classes

There is a choice of weekend, weekday and evening timetables

Participants will need to bring their own device (e.g. laptops, tablets) during training sessions in order to fulfill work-simulated activities
SATURDAY 23/02/19 16/03/19 SUNDAY 17/03/19 24/03/19