GTE, OSHC, Living Expenses – 3 Key Australian student visa updates from 2018 onward


1. GTE (Genuine Temporary Entrant) statement

This statement needs to be VERY detailed or your visa will be REJECTED. Include everything including previous circumstances and future plans

2. Annual Living Expenses

From 1 February 2018, ANY student visa lodged from this date should include the updated cost of living amounts in their calculation of funds:

  • Student or guardian: A$20,290
  • Partner or spouse: A$7,100
  • Child: A$3,040

3. OSHC (Overseas Student Health Cover)

Please make sure you have sufficient health cover until the date that the visa will be granted.
AUG Australia can assist you to renew your health cover at a competitive rate.

Originally posted 2018-05-24 12:58:14.

I have about 10 years of experience in the education industry. Presently, since the past 2-3 I have been writing for and share my views and guides with the users of Studynama. I am well-networked with the experts, and regularly bring lesser known insights.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here