Department of Home Affairs Australia sets visa condition for student Visa, one of the condition is international students need to maintain OSHC (Health insurance cover) for the period of their study term. OSHC (Overseas students health cover) is compulsory health insurance for international students studying in Australia and it is offered by the enrolled educational institute or students have options to choose their own provider for OSHC. Private organisations in Australia provide this cover to international students ranging from cover type and study period. This health insurance will cover any unexpected health related injuries, Doctor visit, Hospital admission, Ambulance cost and some health tests prescribed by doctors. Example, if a student visit a doctor in Australia they have to pay from 40 AUD to 60 AUD OSHC providers will refund 100 percent of the fees to students and 85 percent if they visit any specialists.
OSHC providers in Australia cost from $868.77 AUD to $1,075.00 AUD per year depending on selected providers.
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