The educational sector is going through a massive shake-up, which should benefit international students as prices for degree and masters courses are reduced by up to 40%.
If you are affected by the Care Choices or Southern Cross closures and need immigration advice or help finding a new employer, contact Bison UK on 0208 905 1822 or visit their offices.
There are three particular immigration categories where employers frequently slip up:
EU workers should be the most straightforward category of all because all citizens of the European Union have the same rights, don’t they? Well, actually no, not all EU members have the same rights to work in the UK.
Chinese restaurant owners in Newquay are facing a huge fine of up to £30,000 after immigration officers arrested three members of staff last week.
The UK Border Agency (UKBA) has announced that the ‘Apply online’ system for applicants in the UK will be unavailable this weekend from 5pm on Friday 5 August, while we carry out essential maintenance.
The UK Border Agency reports that a bogus ‘bride and groom’ arrested as they prepared to take their wedding vows have been criminally charged with immigration offences.
The immigration cap is deterring foreign students from applying, says Universities UK head Steve Smith, George Eaton of the New Statesman reports.
There will always be changes to the Immigration Rules in any country and Britain is no exception. However, the UK is not closed for business.
Not all new members of the EU have been offered full working rights by the established European nations. When the so called A2 countries, Bulgaria and Romania, joined the EU restrictions on working were imposed by the UK.