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Latest Immigration News

UK visa/immigration rules can change frequently. Please see below for information about some of the latest updates.

 

Changes to rules about bringing dependants (family members) to UK on a Student visa

There has recently been a significant change to the UK immigration rules regarding the eligibility of students to bring dependants to the UK for courses that start on or after 1 January 2024. Please visit our webpage with information about the dependant requirements for more information. 

Changes to rules about switching from a Student to a Skilled Worker visa

A significant change was made to the UK immigration rules on 17 July 2023, whereby an undergraduate or postgraduate student cannot 'switch' from a Student to a Skilled Worker visa unless they have completed their course of study. Please visit our website about post-study work options for more information. 

Increase to Immigration Health Surcharge (IHS) in January 2024

The UK Government have recently announced that the Immigration Health Surcharge (IHS) is likely to increase in January 2024 from £470 to £776. Please visit our webpage for more information about the IHS.