Job Seeker visa point System


Job Seeker visa point System

You have to get 70 points out of 100 to be eligible for Job Seeker Visa under the Very Highly Qualified Workers Scheme.

Job Seeker Visa (Red & White, later on)
Education Maximum 40 Points
If you have 16years qualification =20 Points
If your qualification is in MINT Subjects =20+10 = 30 Points
If you have Project/Research work =20+20=40 Points
If you have PhD =40 Points
Age Maximum 20 Points
Up to 35 years of age =20 Points
Up to 40 years of age =15 Points
Up to 45 years of age =10 Points
Experience Maximum 20 Points
Work experience each year =2 Points
10 year work experience =20 Points
Language Maximum 20 Points
Language skills; German or English =10 Points
Study in Austria =10 Points

If your degree is in English, you will be given 10 Points for the intensified Elementary use of Language.

MINT Subjects are

  • Mathematics
  • Informatics (Computer & IT)
  • Natural Sciences (Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Zoology, Astronomy, Geology) &
  • Technology