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UK colleges: non-EU work rights to be axed; PSW squeezed

In screw-turning news for the UK's publicly funded colleges, part-time work rights for non-EU students studying at an FE institution will be scrapped and there will be no possibility of them applying for a work visa while in the UK, the Home Office has confirmed after concerns over fraud were raised.

UK: inquiry into effects of PSW closure

The All-Party Parliamentary Group on Migration has launched an inquiry into the impact of the closure of the UK's Post-Study Work (PSW) route for non-EU graduates examining the effects on universities, students and local economies.The report will compare the UK to competing study destinations that offer PSW rights as well as feedback from stakeholders impacted by the change.

EUK runs mission to Scotland as minister backs post-study work

English UK welcomed education agents from across Europe to Scotland on its recent spring inward mission, soon after Scotland's External Affairs Minister spoke out in favour of plans to re-introduce the two-year Post-Study Work visa should Scotland gain independence. Six Scottish centres were showcased to the visiting agencies.


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