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UK GOVERNMENT ANNOUNCES A NEW BENEFIT FOR FOREIGN STUDENTS
February 17, 2020
With being the home to some of the best renowned universities in the world, UK has been also providing a vast variety of courses for the students to choose from. It provides the students a chance to get a global outlook and be the best in business. By choosing to study in UK, one would get a chance to achieve different style of education and have a chance to see unique side of field that they might have not experienced in their own country.
After studying from UK, the students would held higher regards by the others all over the world. Benefits one could get from being a student of UK University are greater now as the country has done addition in their post study work visa and increased the stay limit from 6 months to 2 years. UK has announced that the Students who has entered UK from 2020 will get 2 years post study work permit after completing their degree of undergraduate or graduate from a reputed institution. Here the students would get to work in their student visa on which they have entered the country.
An international student on a tier 4 visa can stay after their graduation to look for the jobs and the students enrolling from 2020 onwards at a UK university can stay in the UK after their graduation for up to 2 years to look for work related to their degree or tier course on their study visa. This policy applies to graduates of all higher education providers that are recognised. Visa requirements might be same as their original student visa rules for the graduates. Post-Study Work visa will launch a new route for the 2020/21 intake of students to university.
Students can shift to the skilled work visa after the completion of two years, if they find a job from their course and field that would reach their skill requirement. There are no limits on Graduate Immigration Route does in terms of how many students can qualify for the post-study work visa. The most important criteria for the post-study work visa states that the students must already be under a Tier 4 visa, granted by an approved Higher Education provider in the UK.
Other than the current students, the ones that have already done their graduation from UK and are wanting to take certain internships and work experience in the UK, can apply for tier 5 (temporary worker). In this one can stay in the UK for 12 to 24 months according to the scheme, student who are planning to gain some work experience for a short period of time should apply for tier 5. The country have also announced that their university would allow the international students of UK to work for 20 hours per week as the part time job while doing there degree in the country.