In the first move to clarify the government's position on leaving the EU, UK Prime Minister Theresa May has confirmed today that the UK will “control immigration" from EU countries and will leave the single market.
The new Australian High Commissioner was saying, when I met her recently, I want to thank you Britain for your immigration policies because you are sending students to us when they would go to you before.
Students from Nigeria must wait an average of 216 days for a study permit to be processed for them to study in Canada, according to statistics published by CBIE. The data shows an overall rise in study permit processing times in 2015.
George Osborne, Chancellor of the Exchequer, has given the first hint that the UK government will take non-EU overseas students out of net migration figures, a battleground issue among education stakeholders, business owners and the UK’s Home Office.
International students at UK universities will only be able to extend their studies at the same academic level if they can prove it relates to their previous field of study. They will also need to prove they have more savings than before.