UK IMMIGRATION NEWS
Announcement for UK Immigrant Students with International Baccalaureate Qualifications
Friday, 26 August 2011
The UK Border Agency has made provisions for International Baccalaureate graduates who will not receive their award certificates in time to apply for university courses starting this September.
The International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme is an internationally recognized qualification for students aged between 16 and 19. It is based around detailed academic study of a wide range of subjects, including languages, the arts, science, math, history and geography. The UKBA has made provisional arrangements to accept alternate documentation to confirm Tier 4 Student visa applicants who have been offered a place in a course in the UK based on their IB award. This provisional arrangement will be remain in place until 15 September 2011.
Other UK student visa applicants, are reminded of the following additional guidance:
If you are interested in UK Visas, contact Migration Expert for information and advice on which visa is best suited to you. You can also try our visa eligibility assessment to see if you are eligible to apply for a visa to the UK.
Hanna Eliasson | Migration Expert UK