The ACS Professional Year program has been developed and endorsed by Australian Computer Society (ACS) and is available to overseas students who have an Australian Computing/IT degree qualification as a result of at least two years’ of study in Australia.
Professional Year is a 44 weeks’ practical training program, including 32 weeks of coursework and a 12-week hands-on internship with a relevant host company.
Benefits of doing Professional Year Program
A Professional Year will help you:
- Understand and get familiar with the employment market and Australian workplace culture.
- Develop skills to communicate effectively with office colleagues, learn office etiquettes and how to deal with customers and managers.
- Get valuable work experience through internships at Australian workplace.
- Access networking opportunities as a graduate member of the ACS
- Claim five (5) points towards permanent residency application
To qualify for the ICT Professional Year program, you must:
- Have completed an undergraduate or postgraduate degree in Australia for ICT
- Currently holding or have applied for a Temporary Graduate visa (subclass 485) and must have at least 12 months validity or; hold an eligible Secondary Visa with work and study rights with at least 12 months validity
- English proficiency with at least a PTE score of 50 or IELTS score of 6.0 in each of the modules or equivalent
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