How to apply

You can apply for the different programs offered by Navitas Professional using our online application form. 

Step 1. Find the right program:

You will find all of our programs listed on the Programs page. The page will provide you with program entry criteria, fees and course structure.  

Step 2. Check your eligibility:

Before you begin, make sure you check that you meet the entry requirements your chosen program. Please note that there are specific eligibility criteria for each Professional Year Program stream and the short courses. 

Professional Year Program

Accounting Professional Year Program

The Accounting Professional Year Program is available to international graduates of Australian universities. To qualify, you must::

  • 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 
  • have a minimum PTE-A score of 50 or IELTS score of 6.0, in all 4 competencies, or equivalent 
  • provide a valid skills assessment from a professional accounting association or a skills assessment from VETASSESS under the code of Internal Auditor 
  • Provide a valid skills assessment from a professional accounting association or a skills assessment from VETASSESS under the code of Internal Auditor
  • To check eligibility, visit the Department of Home Affairs website 

 Follow the links for more information about visas, and English language requirements. 

ACS Professional Year Program

To qualify for the ACS Professional Year Program, you must: 

  • 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 
  • have 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 
  • To check eligibility, visit the Department of Home Affairs website 

Follow the links for more information about visas, and English language requirements. 

Professional Year in Engineering

To qualify for EEA's Professional Year in Engineering, you must: 

  • 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 
  • have 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 
  • provide a valid skills assessment from Engineering Education Australia 
  • Offshore university graduates may be eligible to complete the Professional Year in Engineering on a 476 visa. 

Follow the links for more information about visas, and English language requirements. For further information visit the Engineering Education Australia website or contact your local Navitas Professional office. 

 

Career Experience Program

To enrol in the program, participants must: 

  • have recently completed* or currently be enrolled in and have completed at least one year course of study related to your placement field and/or maintained professional currency 
  • be a native English speaker or demonstrate English language proficiency to a minimum PTE-A score of 50, IELTS band score 6.0 or equivalent 
  • be an Australian citizen or hold a suitable visa 

For more information about visa requirements visit www.homeaffairs.gov.au or contact your local Navitas Professional office. 

*No more than 24 months ago. 

 

Professional Internship Program

Applications for the Professional Internship Program are open to Australian citizens, permanent residents or participants that hold an eligible visa. To enrol, participants must: 

  • have recently completed* or currently be enrolled in and have completed at least one year course of study related to your placement field and/or maintained professional currency 
  • be a native English speaker or demonstrate English language proficiency to a minimum PTE-A score of 50, IELTS band score 6.0 or equivalent, and 
  • be an Australian citizen or hold a suitable visa 

For more information about visa requirements visit www.homeaffairs.gov.au or contact your local Navitas Professional office. 

*No more than 24 months ago. 

 

Marketing Career Advancement Program

To enrol in the program, participants must: 

  • have graduated in last 2 years or be about to graduate from an Australian university 
  • have an undergraduate or post-graduate degree in the field of Marketing or Communications 
  • be a native English speaker or demonstrate English language proficiency to a minimum PTE-A score of 50, IELTS band score 6.0 or equivalent 
  • be an Australian citizen or hold a suitable visa (work and study rights) 

For more information about visa requirements visit www.homeaffairs.gov.au or contact your local Navitas Professional office.

 

Step 3. Gather the necessary documents 

To complete the application form, you will need electronic copies of the following documents: 

  • Certified copy of your academic transcript/qualifications (English version) 
  • Certified evidence of English language proficiency unless you can demonstrate you are a native English speaker (minimum of IELTS 6.0 in all bands or equivalent in PTE, TOEFL, CAE) 
  • Certified copy of your photo and signature page of passport or proof of identity if you are an Australian Citizen 
  • Evidence of a current suitable visa or New Zealand citizenship 
  • A copy of your current resume 
  • A relevant skills assessment from an industry professional body (only applicable for Professional Year Programs) 

Documents submitted in a language other than English must be accompanied by a complete English translation by an accredited translator with a government body or the Registrar of the issuing institution. 

Individuals applying for the Professional Year in Engineering will need to fill out an additional application form. You will find the form on the EEA website here. Please retain your EEA application form as you will need to upload it to complete your application.  

 

Step 4. Understand the fees you need to pay for the program 

Details of the program fees, including promotions are included in the program pages. The fee structures are updated regularly in the website. 

 

Step 5. Apply using the Online Form 

Apply to enrol with Navitas Professional by completing the online application form. Follow the prompts to enter your details and upload the requested paperwork. You are able to save your work and come back to complete the form within 48 hours. 

 

What happens when we receive your application? 

Once you submit the online form, we will assess your application and contact you to finalise your applicationYou will need to attend a meeting with a Navitas Professional team member at your chosen location to discuss your eligibility. 

If you are successful admitted, we will send you a Letter of Offer and an invoice for the program fees. Once you have provided all the correct documentation and we have received payment, we will send you a Confirmation of Enrolment letter, which will include your program start date. 

 We look forward to receiving your application. If you have any questions, please reach out to us by completing this form or contact your local Navitas Professional office.