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Life-changing opportunities for your clients
Across the Navitas Group, we recruit more than 20,000 international students every year. As our trusted partner, we can help your business grow and your students to kick-start their careers across Australia.
ACAP Professional Year (previously called Navitas Professional) delivers the Professional Year Program (PYP) to international Accounting, ICT and Engineering graduates. We are the only education provider in Australia to offer the PYP in all three career disciplines in eight locations: Adelaide, Brisbane, Canberra, Darwin, Hobart, Melbourne, Perth and Sydney. The PYP aims to build industry-specific and employability skills through a combination of coursework and internships.
The popular Professional Year Programs are specially designed for international graduates of Australian universities who are looking to improve their workplace skills and career prospects.
We believe that the relationship between agents and their clients is crucial to providing the best career start for talented international graduates. Approved ACAP and Navitas Agents are well known for having a professional and caring approach to assisting students with their next career step.
Information about the Professional Year Program
It is a professional development program combining formal learning and an Australian internship placement. We are the only provider able to offer the ACS Professional Year Program in IT (ACS), Engineering Education Australia’s (EEA) Professional Year in Engineering, and the Accounting Professional Year program, nationwide.
The program gives international graduates the skills to gain employment and excel in their chosen field. Successful completion provides eligibility for migration points towards permanent residency.
Below we have included information about the three Professional Year Programs we offer.
The Accounting Professional Year Program was developed by CPA Australia, the Institute of Chartered Accountants (CA) and the Institute of Public Accountants (IPA). The program enables international accounting graduates, from Australian universities, to develop the skills and training they need to start their career.
ACAP Professional Year is the only provider approved by the professional accounting bodies to deliver the Accounting Professional Year Program across Australia.
The ACS Professional Year Program in IT was developed by the Australian Computer Society (ACS) to give international information and communications technology (ICT) graduates, from Australian universities, the skills and training they need to start their career.
ACAP Professional Year is the only provider approved by ACS to deliver the ACS Professional Year Program in IT, across Australia.
Engineering Education Australia’s (EEA) Professional Year in Engineering was developed to equip international engineering graduates, from Australian universities with the skills and experience they need to start a successful career. The program consists of training and an engineering internship placement to provide a pathway from study to employment in Australia.
General Information about the professional year
If you are looking for general information, you can download an overview in English and Mandarin here.
BECOME An acap/navitas agent
With the introduction of the Navitas PLUS Agent Reward Scheme for all agents partnering with any of the colleges within the Navitas Group, you will be able to refer students into higher education courses as well as the Professional Year Program.
If you are interested in growing with Navitas Plus and becoming a valued agent for the Professional Year Program, please complete the enquiry form below. Or if you have a general question, you can send us an email: [email protected].
As an approved agent for the Professional Year Program, we will provide you with all the marketing collateral and support you need.
kick start your career today
Apply for your Professional Year or give us a call to discuss your options.