Skillmax - Jobseekers is free for eligibile
- be an Australian permanent resident or citizen
- have overseas qualifications
- be seeking work in their field of expertise
- have an IELTS score of 6.5 or equivalent*
English entry level
Entry is at IELTS 6.5 or equivalent English level.
English for Employment if your English level is at IELTS 5.5 -
English Language Tests (IELTS
NSW AMES recognises a number of English Language tests which can
be undertaken to meet the English language requirements for the
Skillmax Program.These are set out in the following table, together
with the minimum results required.
| English Language Test
|| Minimum Requirement
| TOEFL - Internet-based Test (iBT)
|| 90 overall
| TOEFL - Paper-based Test (PBT)
|| 577 overall
| Occupational English Test (OET)
|| At least A or B in all bands
Applicants without an IELTS Test Report Form (TRF) or equivalent
may be eligible for a free English Language Proficiency
See below for How to apply.