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Another Possible English Language Tests for Visa Applicants!

By Rajneesh Kumar Posted 26, Oct 2015

visas default image From 23rdNovember 2014, the department of immigration is agreeing to receive English language test scores from the Test of English as a Foreign Language internet based test (TOEFL iBT) and the Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE Academic) across the Temporary Graduate, Skilled, Former Resident and work and holiday visa programmers. And Scores from the Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE) test will also be accepted from a test taken on or after 1stof January2015.

These tests are alternatives to the International English Language Testing (IELTS) and Occupational English Test (OET), and have been acquired favorably in theStudent visaprogramme since 2011. The candidates for Student Visa can continue to come up with the IELTS, OET, TOEFL, iBT, and PTE Academic or Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE).

A detailed list from the visa subclasses from the Temporary Graduate, Skilled, Former Resident andWork and Holiday visaprogrammers is bestowed at theAustralian immigration website. And in that list the Temporary Work visa (subclass 457) is not included for the alternative language tests because thesubclass 457 visaprogramme is presently subject to the independent review.

And from 23rdNovember 2014 itself, intending migrants submitting an EOI through Skill Select will be able to provide test scores from the TOEFL iBT or PTE Academic Tests from a test taken on or after 1stof January, 2015.

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