Today’s blog will be Unveiling the Global Universities List 2023 and more importantly UK’s High Potential Individual Visa as a gateway to the UK.
Please keep in mind that the UK has now introduced what is called the high-potential individual visa to attract new talent from across the globe. The new graduate entrepreneurs’ visa provides an opportunity for graduates of prestigious foreign universities to search for employment in the UK. The critical segments in relation to this visa scheme, are listed below.
- Age: 18 or above.
- Overseas Degree: Obtained from one of the best universities listed in the Global Universities over the last five years.
- English Proficiency: minimum, CEFR level B1 (equal to IELTS 4.0).
- Financial Stability: Without resorting to public assistance.
- Past Visa History: Certain visa categories are excluded.
Global Universities List
This visa is basically on the overseas degree that was issued and the university listed on the latest international Universities list. The list is updated yearly and only contains institutions that have a minimum of two placements in renowned rankings such as the Times Higher Education World University Rankings.
There should be a minimum amount of £1,270 funds in cash for a minimum holding period of 28 business days.
Except for the visa for visitors and short-term students, an individual can change their immigration category and acquire High Potential Individual Visa.
This depends on the level of qualification and visa length is between 2 to 3 years with subsequent opportunities to change to other immigration roads towards settlement.
Spouses as well as dependent children of visa holders are eligible to be included in this arrangement.
The high potential individual visa in conjunction with the global universities list 2023 is a crucial move towards attracting talented immigrants from around the globe to the UK, in order to form a multicultural working community.