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11 01, 2018

Update – Changes to points based system come in to effect, Jan 2018

By | 2018-03-17T13:08:10+00:00 January 11th, 2018|Categories: Tier 1 (Exceptional Talent), Tier 1 Entrepreneur, Tier 1 Investor, Tier 2 (General), Tier 4 (General), UK Visitor / Tourist Visit Visa|Tags: |

Changes to the points based system announced on 7th Dec 2017, have come in to effect on 11th Jan 2018. On 7 December 2017 the government announced changes to the Immigration Rules. These Amendments have brought a lot of clarity with regards to certain provisions that were in existence, especially with regards to Tier 1 [...]

2 11, 2017

Who Can Switch to Tier 4 and How to Switch into Tier 4 General Student Visa?

By | 2018-03-19T06:00:41+00:00 November 2nd, 2017|Categories: Tier 4 (General), UK Student Visa|Tags: , |

How to Switch into Tier 4 General Student Visa? A applicant is able to (change) switch into tier 4 general student visa if the person is in the UK under any of the following visas - Tier 2 (General) Tier 2 (Intra-Company Transfer) Tier 2 (Minister of Religion) Tier 4 (Child) The applicant [...]

18 10, 2017

UK Tier 4 Student Visa Requirements

By | 2018-03-19T05:53:09+00:00 October 18th, 2017|Categories: Tier 4 (General), UK Student Visa|Tags: , , |

What are the UK Tier 4 Student Visa Requirements? UK is home to over 100,000 international students from over 200 different nations. This is one major reason that the international students opt UK than any other city in the world. The universities, colleges and schools are amongst the best and recognised globally. Hence every [...]

21 07, 2017

Living Costs for UK Tier 4 Student ? A Simple Guide

By | 2018-03-19T06:36:34+00:00 July 21st, 2017|Categories: Administrative review, Tier 4 (General), UK Student Visa|Tags: , , |

If a student has already paid all their accommodation fees to their Tier 4 sponsor, how much money do they have to show for living costs? Students who are applying for Tier 4 student visa to the UK are required to show that they have enough funds to pay the tuition fees and to meet [...]

17 07, 2017

What are the different Student Visas for the UK?

By | 2018-03-19T06:38:07+00:00 July 17th, 2017|Categories: Administrative review, Prospective student, Student visitor, Student Visitors, Tier 4 (Child), Tier 4 (General), UK Student Visa|Tags: , , , |

The UK is a world leader in many areas of education including engineering, science, art and design, business and management, law and finance. The UK’s reputation and legacy as a world centre for scientific research makes it a magnet for some of the very best thinkers in the world. The UK offers a world-renowned education [...]

9 06, 2017

From building new opportunities to introducing Australian Point Based System

By | 2018-03-19T07:12:10+00:00 June 9th, 2017|Categories: EEA Family Permit, UK Skilled Workers Visa, UK Student Visa, UK Visa News|Tags: , , , , , |

UKIP’s agenda’s addresses immigration in its entirety such as promises to ‘take back control of key policy areas such as immigration and border controls, abolish freedom of movement, and set annual migration targets, and proposed a moratorium on unskilled and low-skilled immigration for five years after the UK leaves the EU.As for the post-Brexit immigration [...]

9 06, 2017

Finally! A pro youngster approach strikes in

By | 2018-03-19T08:46:58+00:00 June 9th, 2017|Categories: Family of migrant workers and students, Hearing at Appeals, UK Student Visa, UK Visa News|Tags: , , , , , |

The Liberal Democrats’ suggests an immigration system which preserves the right of free movement and makes significant changes to current asylum and refugee policy. It primarily wishes to retain the right of free movement for European citizens, secure the rights of EU nationals in the UK and vice versa and give UK citizens the opportunity [...]

10 03, 2017

Britain’s conundrum: Mobility Vs Free trade

By | 2018-03-19T09:04:21+00:00 March 10th, 2017|Categories: Student visitor, Tier 2 (Intra Company Transfer), UK Skilled Workers Visa, UK Visa News|Tags: , |

Theresa May visited India in Nov 2016 accompanied by a large business delegation. The offensive was to secure trade deals to bolster trade post Brexit. To put things in perspective India is the third biggest investor in the UK, the second biggest creator of private sector jobs in the UK and the UK is the [...]

3 03, 2017

Rise in number of Tier 4 visas granted to Indian students

By | 2018-03-19T09:19:43+00:00 March 3rd, 2017|Categories: Student Visitors, Tier 4 (General), UK Student Visa, UK Visa News|Tags: , |

In a first since 2009, Home Office statistics revealed an increase of 6% in number of Tier 4 visas granted to Indian students, with an overall increase of almost 3% for all student visa granted. Office of National Statistics (ONS) data reveals 9,207 Tier 4 student visas were approved for Indian applicants compared to 8,692 [...]

31 03, 2016

Key changes to UK visa fee increases

By | 2018-03-19T10:25:23+00:00 March 31st, 2016|Categories: Tier 2 (General), Tier 2 (Intra Company Transfer), Tier 2 (Minister of Religion), Tier 4 (General)|Tags: , , |

In a move designed to benefit the UK and affect thousands of applicants, the UK has announced changes to UK visa fee which is an increase in the visa fees from 18 March 2016 on wards. Tier 4 student visas and Tier 2 work visas  will see an increase of about 2%, as will the [...]