Visa extension to boost numbers of overseas students in UK after Brexit


New measures will allow international students to seek employment for up to a year

International students will be given visa extensions of up to a year to look for work in the UK as part of a package of government measures to boost numbers of overseas students after Brexit.

The move represents a break with current policy, where students are allowed to stay for just four months after graduation.

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Tags: Europe, Politics, UK, Students, Education, European Union, UK News, World news, Immigration and asylum, Foreign Policy, Higher Education, Universities, International Students, Brexit

Source:  https://www.theguardian.com/education/2019/mar/16/visa-extension-overseas-students-uk-brexit



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