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IMMI 16/076 Specifications as made
This instrument specifies fields of education for a person to meet the requirement for the award of a specialist education qualification.
Administered by: Home Affairs
Made 07 Sep 2016
Registered 09 Sep 2016
Tabled HR 13 Sep 2016
Tabled Senate 13 Sep 2016

Commonwealth of Australia

Migration Regulations 1994



(Subregulation 2.26AC(5B))

I, PETER DUTTON, Minister for Immigration and Border Protection, acting under
subregulation 2.26AC(5B) of the Migration Regulations 1994 (the Regulations):

1.             SPECIFY for the purposes of paragraph 2.26AC(5A)(b) the fields of education listed in the column ‘Narrow Field of Education’ in the Schedule to this Instrument.

This Instrument, Specification of Fields of Education, IMMI 16/076, commences immediately after the commencement of the Migration Amendment (Entrepreneur Visas and Other Measures) Regulation 2016.

Dated: 7 September 2016

Peter Dutton


Minister for Immigration and Border Protection



Fields of Education


Broad Field of Education

Narrow Field of Education

Natural and Physical Sciences

Biological Sciences

Chemical Sciences

Earth Sciences

Mathematical Sciences

Natural and Physical Sciences

Other Natural and Physical Sciences

Physics and Astronomy

Information Technology

Computer Science

Information Systems

Information Technology

Other Information Technology

Engineering and Related Technologies


Aerospace Engineering and Technology

Civil Engineering

Electrical and Electronic Engineering and Technology

Engineering and Related Technologies

Geomatic Engineering

Manufacturing Engineering and Technology

Maritime Engineering and Technology

Mechanical and Industrial Engineering and Technology

Other Engineering and Related Technologies

Process and Resources Engineering