Work After Studies Webinars

Do you have questions about working in the UK after study?

Working In The UK After Study: Tier 4 Visa Holders: March 20th , 14.00

This webinar is aimed at students on a UK Tier 4 visa who are considering working in the UK after their studies. It will look at the current immigration rules and regulations for Points Based System routes, including Tier 2 (General), Tier 1 (Graduate Entrepreneur) and Tier 5 (Government Authorised Exchange). We will also discuss employability and career planning in this context. Connect to the webinar here: https://thecareersgroup.adobeconnect.com/ukworkafterstudy/

 Work and PhD level research in the UK: Tier 4 Visa Holders: March 23, 14:00

This webinar is aimed at students on a UK Tier 4 visa who are considering working in the UK after their studies, with particular relevance to those on a PhD course. It will look at the current immigration rules and regulations for Points Based System routes, including Tier 4 (Doctorate Extension Scheme) and Tier 2 (General). Connect to the webinar here: https://thecareersgroup.adobeconnect.com/ukworkanddoctoralextensionschemeforoverseasgrads/

 

 

Support for King’s’ International Graduate Entrepreneurs

Are you a soon to be/recent graduate or postdoctoral researcher?  Do you have a genuine and credible business idea, with the entrepreneurial skills to being them it fruition?  If so, you may be eligible to apply for Tier 1 visa endorsement from King’s.

Tier 1 is an immigration category aimed at supporting international graduates to stay in the UK whilst developing their business.  To apply, you will first need to go through a two stage application process at King’s, after which successful applicants will receive an endorsement letter, required for the final stage application to UKTI for an official visa.

The application process is currently managed by King’s Careers & Employability.  The application round for spring term will open on Monday 15 January 2015.  The deadline for applications is Friday 27 February 2015.  There will be an information briefing on Monday 2 February 2015.  To find out more about the process and whether you are eligible to apply, please visit the careers webpage or contact careers@kcl.ac.uk.

Are you an entrepreneur? Need a visa to stay in the country? We can help…

Tier 1 (Graduate Entrepreneur) Visa Application Guidance Events

1. Tuesday 14 May, 11:00-13:00, Skills Room (The Bridge)
2. Wednesday 22 May, 14:00-16:00, Skills Room (The Bridge)

Are you interested in applying for a Tier 1 (Graduate Entrepreneur) Visa?

If so, the Careers & Employability office are hosting an info session where you can come and find out what requirements you need to fulfill, to be able to take part in the Tier 1 (Graduate Entrepreneur) Visa application process.
King’s College London can only endorse up to 10 Tier 1 (Graduate Entrepreneur) Visas; all those attending must have an innovative and potentially world-class business idea they have or been researching that they want to take forwards.

For more info or to book onto these events, please email careers-events@kcl.ac.uk.

For more information about the Tier 1 (Graduate Entrepreneur) Visa application process being run by King’s, please email careers@kcl.ac.uk.

For more information about the Tier 1 (Graduate Entrepreneur) Visa itself, please email the Student Advice & International Support team advice@kcl.ac.uk.