Student Visa review – clarification for Tier 4 sponsors

In response to queries from Tier 4 Student Visa education sponsors, the UKBA has produced a document clarifying aspects of the current review of the student immigration system.

The document answers some frequently asked questions raised by Tier 4 Visa sponsors in the following areas:

  • educational oversight and accreditation
  • Highly Trusted Sponsor status
  • the interim limit
  • contact details for enquiries about the sponsorship management system
  • post-study work
  • immigration officers’ discretion to refuse
  • dependants
  • maintenance and low-risk countries
  • academic progression
If you are unsure of the current changes in the immigration rules for the UK, contact WM Immigration for a free assessment and we will make clear how the rules apply in your situation.