July 09, 2021 8:40 pm
The increase may be attributed to students looking to make the most of the UK's new Graduate route, which opened for applications last week.
July 02, 2021 8:24 pm
The visa is designed for international graduates who have been awarded their degree from a recognised UK university to stay on and look for work for at least two years.
July 01, 2021 11:15 am
A programme for the post-study route is also being launched by the UK, which is a post-study work route that will allow talented people to work in the UK, said Priti Patel.
June 17, 2021 12:52 pm
UK universities are preparing for the new semester in September 2021, with a range of measures expected to be in place for overseas students.
July 13, 2020 9:25 pm
UK Home Secretary Priti Patel confirmed in a written ministerial statement in the House of Commons that a new Health and Care Visa and post-study work visa will be part of the new system.
February 23, 2020 3:27 am
While launching the new system, UK’s Home Secretary Priti Patel said they want to attract the “brightest and the best” from the world, including from India, and to reduce the number of cheap and low-skilled workers coming to the country.
September 13, 2019 11:45 am
The proposed rules also do not place any restriction on the type of jobs that students could look for. There is also no cap on the number of students who could avail the work visa.
September 12, 2019 4:13 pm
The new route announced on Wednesday also means that Indian students will once again be able to stay in the United Kingdom for two years to find work after they graduate.
May 16, 2019 9:26 am
Interestingly, VFS Global, BHC's visa services partner alone received over 1,32,000 applications during the months of March and April this year, which accounts for around 65 per cent of the overall UK visa application count from 2019 January to April.
March 14, 2019 5:58 pm
The government's latest announcement is seen as the first step towards the complete removal of a cap on visas for skilled workers in 2021 when a new immigration system comes into force.