Category 1 – Tasmanian graduate
To be considered for this category, you must meet all of the following criteria.
•you must have completed and graduated from a CRICOS registered tertiary institution in Tasmania. The course undertaken:
◾must be a degree (bachelor or any higher degree), a diploma (standard, advanced, associate or graduate) or a trade qualification (minimum Cert III level for a skilled occupation in Major Group 3 in ANZSCO)
◾must have a minimum duration of one academic year (40 weeks)
◾must be full time and on site in Tasmania
•you have lived in the state for at least 1 year during your period of study
•you and your dependents are currently living in Tasmania and can provide evidence of your ongoing genuine commitment.
More specific guidance for Tasmanian Graduates can be found on our International Student Graduates page.
IMPORTANT: If your study has been in an area that is not related to an occupation on the Tasmanian Skilled Occupation List, you need to explain your CAREER PLAN and how your studies have increased your ability to find skilled work in Tasmania. This may include areas unrelated to your Tasmanian study.
**Please also note: Acceptable courses of study include courses above Certificate 3 studied with a CRICOS registered tertiary institution in Tasmania and meet the specific requirements for state nomination categories.
•All courses must be completed full time and on campus
•Study duration must be at least one academic year for the subclass 491 Skilled Work Regional (Provisional) visa. For the subclass 190 Skilled Nominated visa , your study must meet the Australian study requirement
•Graduate Diploma courses are considered eligible
•Graduate Certificate courses are not eligible
•Certificate 3 and 4 study must be related to a trade qualification (minimum Cert III level for a skilled occupation in Major Group 3 in ANZSCO) occupation.
This group includes:
◾Engineering, ICT and Science Technicians
◾Automotive and Engineering T

Read the full article on https://www.migration.tas.gov.au/