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UK Visa fee increase announced

UK Visa fee increase announced

The Home Office have recently declared that there will be various fee increases for visa applications as of 6th April 2015. Traditionally, the fee increases take place annually and the…

UK minister assures that there would be no visa obstacles for Indian students

UK minister assures that there would be no visa obstacles for Indian students

Following a revision of visa rules some time back, student traffic from India to UK took a hit. The number of Indian students coming to the UK has seen a…

Indians can travel to UK & Ireland on single visa by end of 2014

Indians can travel to UK & Ireland on single visa by end of 2014

Traveling to the United Kingdom and Ireland would be easier for Indians by the end of 2014. This came as a step to strengthen the travel ties between the nations when…

British minister plans to address on drop in students’ visas during his visit to India

British minister plans to address on drop in students’ visas during his visit to India

Vince Cable, the UK’s Secretary of State for Business, will be visiting India in the month of October and is said to resolve the visa matter for Indian students who…

Indian student wins £3,500 compensation at Heathrow airport

Indian student wins £3,500 compensation at Heathrow airport

An Indian student has won £3,500 for her illegal detention at Heathrow Airport, London. A student of the University of Bedfordshire in Luton town, Swathi Palisetty, was held for 17…

Educational Testing Services have identified large scale of abuse in Student Visas

Educational Testing Services have identified large scale of abuse in Student Visas

James Brokenshire, Minister for immigration, UK, revealed a shocking news of student visa abuse to the parliament on Tuesday, June 24. He informed that Educational Testing Services (ETS), the European…

Three UK Varsities, 57 colleges banned from sponsoring International students

Three UK Varsities, 57 colleges banned from sponsoring International students

Three universities and 57 private colleges have been told they cannot sponsor any new international students in a major crackdown on suspect English language qualifications. In a statement to the…

India urges UK to remove barriers on Indian students’ mobility

India urges UK to remove barriers on Indian students’ mobility

In a meeting held between the Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani and the British High Commissioner James David Bevan who was accompanied by Mr. Andrew Soper, Counsellor, on Tuesday,…

Indian students in UK addresses by Indian High Commissioner Rajan Mathai

Indian students in UK addresses by Indian High Commissioner Rajan Mathai

Rajan Mathai, the Indian High Commissioner successfully revived the 30 year old tradition on 2nd May, Friday, by inviting nearly 100 Indian students studying at various universities in and around…

UK government plans to introduce ‘passport pass-back’ facility for Indian students

UK government plans to introduce ‘passport pass-back’ facility for Indian students

The number of students migrating to the UK for higher studies is decreasing every year. In order to attract more Indian students, the UK government has planned to introduce ‘passport…

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