ACT Skilled Migration Program closed to overseas applicants until July 2017

Canberra residents

This action does not affect Canberra based applicants. You are still able to apply for ACT nomination if you meet the nomination criteria.

Streamlined PhD nominations

This action does not affect ACT PhD alumni living overseas. You are still able to apply for steamlined nomination if you meet the nomination criteria. Email for advice on how to lodge the online application. 

ACT Occupation List will be updated in July 2017

On 19/04/2017, the Department of Immigration and Border Protection removed 216 occupations from the eligible list of occupations; and replaced the Consolidated Sponsored Occupation List (CSOL) with the Combined Occupation List. A new 'ACT Occupation List', based on the Combined Occupation List, will be announced in July.


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Canberra’s renowned institutions pride themselves on keeping in touch after you’ve completed your studies and are keen to hear your success stories.

The Australian National University

When you study or work at ANU, you become part of a global network of more than 75,000 graduates whose ideas, art, research and contributions are shaping an ever-changing world. This connection brings opportunities for learning, development and friendship.

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The University of Canberra

The University of Canberra Alumni Network is made up of more than 65,000 graduates, friends and former staff from the University of Canberra and the former Canberra College of Advanced Education. The Network has global reach with members located in over 100 countries and offers impressive professional and social networking opportunities.

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University of New South Wales – Canberra

UNSW Canberra is keen to maintain ongoing relationships with past and present staff and students and to foster ongoing networking.

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Australian Catholic University

Students who graduate from ACU automatically become members of the ACU Alumni Network. Connecting you with over 70,000 fellow alumni across Australia and around the world, this ready-made network provides ongoing benefits, events, communications and opportunities to ensure you feel a part of ACU for life.

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Charles Sturt University

More than 130,000 former students and staff of Charles Sturt University or one of its antecedent institutions make up the CSU Alumni community. CSU’s Alumni provides members the opportunity to build relationships, career advancement through networking, ongoing education and opportunities to make connections and friendships.

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