On April 6 2013 the UK Border Agency introduced new immigration rules. The categories of migrant affected by these changes include points-based system migrants, as well as foreign migrant spouses of British
The first licences for employers to sponsor migrant workers for visas under the UK's points-based visa system were granted on 26th November 2008. Licences last for four years so those licences will expire
Dozens of courses at the university have been closed to Scottish and EU students, who receive free tuition, but still have places available for fee-paying students from non-EU countries and the rest of
Dear Mr Bassie,
I intend to make an application under Tier 2 of the points-based system as a migrant worker. I understand that there have been some recent changes by the United Kingdom authorities that
Immigration Minister, Damian Green, has confirmed that the Tier 2 (General) immigration cap will remain at its current level of 20,700 until April 2014.
The announcement follows the recommendation made
UK immigration has announced new rules that UK immigration says will reduce abuse of the student visa route. UK Immigration Minister Damian Green announced the complete list of changes today.
According to an article in Engineering and Technology Magazine (E&T), the science and engineering industry in the UK is concerned that the recent tightening of British immigration laws will make it
On 6 April 2011, the UK Border Agency brought into force the Statement of Changes to the Immigration Rules (HC863) published on 16 March 2011. This article offers a snap shot of the most pervasive makeover
Some skilled non-EU migrants working in IT jobs and other sectors will only be allowed to stay in the UK for five years, under new proposals.
The government is aiming to introduce a number of measures
Tight procedures facing overseas talent may discourage interest in UK. John Morgan reports
The new immigration cap that came into force this week may deter leading international academics from joining