Since last few months, UK has taken several regulatory steps in its immigration system. One of the main step was introducing English language test for partner of British residents. It requires all overseas spouse of British citizens to demonstrate English language competency if they want to join their spouse in UK. This definitely put many [...]
Visa interview is essential to assess applicant’s ability and intention to get a visa for specific country. During last two years, United Kingdom Border Agency (UKBA) relaxed Tier4 student visa category to attract brilliant students from all over the world. Relaxed criteria included no visa interview, low maintenance funds, no English proficiency proof and an easy to [...]
Since last two years, UK is rapidly changing its immigration laws to attract only genuine and quality visitors to come to UK. Many of the new measures helped UK Border Agency to cut abuse of its lenient Tier 4 study visa rules. Currently a number of new changes to UK immigration rules are introduced which [...]
UK Parliament has approved changes in employer sponsored Tier 2 work visa. Changes were made after reviewing report filed by Migration Advisory Committee of United Kingdom (UK). Migration Advisory Committee submitted this report in October 2011 for approval of interim limit to the Tier 2 of UK immigration point based system. The main changes made by UK Border Agency are [...]
UK immigration minister announced new rules for student visa category. In past two years, they have many times changed tier 4 student visa policy. Reason to announce and implement new changes is to attract only serious student with genuine intention to study rather than working in UK. Main points of interest are as below; A [...]
London is metropolitan and one of the largest multicultural cities in the world. UK Border Agency (UKBA) has modernized study visa system and issued a list of genuine Tier 4 sponsors. Only institutes listed in UKBA Tier 4 sponsor list can offer study course to international students. Following is the alphabetical list of colleges in London, UK. List [...]
UK Tier 1 (Post-study worker) visa is for people who have completed bachelor or master degree from UK institute. The degree must be a full time and approved by UK NARIC. Through this visa category, UK retain students who have good credential and experience of UK market.
The investor category is designed to allow high net worth individuals make a substantial financial investment in the UK. You do not need a job offer to apply under the investor category. When you apply, you are awarded points based on your ability to invest £1,000,000 in the UK. This is a point based selection system. [...]
Entrepreneur category visa is for experienced business people to come and bring business ideas in United Kingdom (UK). Applicant must have suitable experience and sufficient funds to start a new business, buy an existing business or make a partnership in one or more businesses.
Formerly known as Highly Skilled Migrant Program – HSMP, Tier – 1 general migrant visa allows skilled personnels and entrepreneurs to migrate to United Kingdom even with out having job offer. Each applicant is evaluated on a point based system. Points are awarded for specific factors which are set by immigration department.