Our Graduate Diploma in Australian Migration Law gives you the qualifications needed to help immigrants and refugees call Australia home. Taught by specialist immigration barristers and migration agents, the one of a kind course lets you specialise in Australian immigration and refugee law.
With full accreditation from the Department of Immigration and Border Protection from 2018 onwards, the course supplements online learning with work experience and one face-to-face weekend workshop to give you the skills and knowledge needed for a successful career in Migration Law.
Postgraduate Information Evenings
Postgraduate Information Evenings are held throughout the year, and give you the opportunity to meet academic and professional staff, and to ask questions about courses, admission, fees and more.
These evenings will help you gain a better understanding of course content, flexible learning options, what you can expect from the program and possible career paths.
The next round of Postgraduate Information Sessions are coming up in October.
Australian Migration Law at Western
You will study the relevant laws and policies related to migration and refugee law in Australia. In particular, you will learn how to navigate your way through the Migration Act 1958 (Cth) and Migration Regulations 1994 (Cth).
The key legislative and regulatory machinery that governs the entry and presence of non-citizens in Australia. Students, as they navigate through the practice oriented resources of the course, will acquire the opportunity to critically analyse Australia’s current and historic approach to regulation of migration and refugee law.
Fees and delivery
This course is only available to domestic students.
Unfortunately, student visa holders are not eligible to study this degree.
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As an australian migration law graduate in this degree, you can look forward to career opportunities in:
- Registered Migration Agent
- Specialist Immigration Lawyer (practising as a Barrister or Solicitor)
- Policy specialist
Registered Migration Agent
Provides information and advice to potential migrants, prepares and lodges visa applications, and acts as an intermediary to legally represent clients during visa processing and before review bodies liaises with legal professionals in relation to judicial review matters. Registration or licensing may be required
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The tuition fees quoted above are the fees for the normal full-time study load of the course (80 credit points) per annum. International students will be subject to a variable fee regime; i.e. enrolled students will be required to pay fees during their course based on the approved fee for each calendar year. Fee changes (if any) will occur at 1 January each calendar year. Students who extend their course past the normal finish date of the course will be required to pay additional fees based on the prevailing fee level. Western Sydney University is a multi-campus institution. The University reserves the right to alter the location of its courses between campuses and other locations as necessary. Students should be aware of the possibility of change of location for the whole or part of courses for which they enrol and should plan for the need to travel between Western Sydney campuses.