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Rishi Sunak has announced his plan to scrap A-levels and replace it with a new qualification called the Advanced British Standard (ABS) aimed at creating the “best education system in the western world

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Where you register is determined by where you live as opposed to where you work or study. If you live London and have been required to register with the police (an essential part of many Foreign Nationals’ visa conditions), please use our secure online registration portal. If you are using the online portal for the first time: 

  • You must select ‘create an account‘ first. 
  • You will be required to validate your account within one hour for which you will receive an email.
  • You can only set up one account per person per email address.
  • You will need to upload a UK passport sized photograph (45mm high x 35mm wide)
  • The registration process is fully completed once you have attended your appointment and have been issued with your Police Registration Certificate (PRC).

Booking an appointment Once you have uploaded your photo you will be able to book an appointment. Choose the earliest available appointment and don’t worry if it is beyond the seven days of your entry or visa grant. There are a number of counters to book against, however this does not necessarily mean that you will be registered at the counter you have selected. OVRO staff will assist you during your visit.You will receive a booking confirmation e-mail. Please keep this e-mail safe as you will need it when you attend or need to reschedule your appointment.

Traveling to the UK? 2021 May onwards 

Those who have been in or through any of the red list countries listed herein the last 10 days prior to arrival in the UK, will be refused entry. Only British and Irish Nationals or third-country nationals with residence rights in the UK will be able to enter the UK and must self-isolate for 10 days on arrival along with their household in a hotel from 15th The Test to Release scheme cannot be used.
  • All travellers must have proof of a negative coronavirus (COVID-19) test to travel to England. They must take a test even if they are a UK citizen or have already had the COVID-19 vaccine. They must take the test in the 3 days before the service on which they will arrive in England departs. Travelers will be asked to prove that they’ve fulfilled this requirement. See here for more info.
  • Before arriving in the UK, you will need to fill in a passenger locator form
  • The UK government launched a ‘traffic light system’to introduce the safe return to international travel. Countries are categorised into Green, Amber, and Red lists, each with specific restrictions upon arrival to the UK. The test to release scheme is still in place, meaning that travelers can take a private test on the 5th full day of self-isolation to see if they can stop self-isolating early.
  • From 15thFebruary onwards, all arrivers into the UK need to take a COVID test on day two and day eight of being in the UK.. Tests are expected to cost around £100 each.
  • There are fines & various enforcement measures for not complying with the UK GOV regulations.
  • More information about the rules and regulations in the UK20

UK's Latest News on Covid-19 2021 May

The NHS is currently offering the COVID-19 vaccine to people most at risk.In England, the COVID-19 vaccine is being offered in some hospitals and pharmacies, at local centers run by GPs, and at larger vaccination centers. More centers are opening all the time.
It’s being given to: people aged 30 and over
  • people who will turn 30 before 1 July 2021
  • people at high risk from COVID-19 (clinically extremely vulnerable)
  • people who live or work in care homes ,health and social care workers
  • people with a condition that puts them at higher risk (clinically vulnerable)
  • people with a learning disability,people who are the main carer for someone at high risk for.

UK's Latest News on Covid-19


Boris Johnson: Covid-19

Covid: New local lockdown restrictions in England to be unveiled

UK's Latest News on Covid-19


Boris Johnson: Covid-19

The Deputy Chief Medical Officer, Jonathan Van-Tam, holds a data briefing on the latest Covid-19 figures with NHS leaders.

UK's Latest News on Covid-19


Boris Johnson: Covid-19

Boris Johnson hints two-metre social distancing rule could be reduced in schools.

UK's Latest News on Covid-19

Coronavirus: Do not move gatherings indoors,

Boris Johnson: Covid-19 Government Briefing

UK's Latest News on Covid-19

Matt Hancock will hold today’s government coronavirus press briefing.

The Health Secretary, along with two government scientists, will address the nation at 5pm to provide the latest updates on the virus and how it is impacting the UK.

UK's Latest News on Covid-19

Boris Johnson has unveiled a “conditional plan” to reopen society, allowing people in England to spend more time outdoors from Wednesday.
The PM also said people who could not work from home should return to the workplace – but avoid public transport.
He said a new Covid Alert System with five levels would govern how quickly lockdown restrictions could be eased.
He hoped the next step “at the earliest by 1 June” would be for some primary pupils to return to school in England.

UK's Latest News on Covid-19

The Communities Secretary said while it was Downing Street’s “strong preference to move as one” as the UK starts to relax the lockdown, they may make “smaller interventions” in hot spots if there is a surge in cases.

Earlier this week a Government source suggested that if authorities saw “spikes in specific regions of the country you could reimpose restrictions on regional basis”. The NHS app currently being trialled in the Isle of Wight tells hospitals to prepare if a surge in cases is detected.

We have two upcoming Uni Fairs coming up on 7 and 8 May where we urge you to invite your students and their parents along. To help you promote the event, we have prepared a pack consisting of a flyer, a social media ad image, suggested text on your social media post and some guidelines on posting on social media platforms.
United Kingdom –University of Sheffield,International College, University of Surrey,International Study Centre, Durham University International Study Centre, Royal Holloway International Study Centre, Leeds International Study Centre, Bellerbys College

International students will be able to stay in UK for two years after graduation

International students will be able to stay in the UK for two years after graduating.

Prime minister of the UK announced that international students will have the right to work for two years after their graduation.

Check out the link below for further details.

Source: Independent

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Global Talent Visa – Reform for Exceptional Talent Visa

Talent Visa
On the 8th of August 2019 it was announced that The Home Office will launch a new immigration visa which will substitute the Tier 1 Exceptional Talent Route. Individuals with skills and experience in science, technology, engineering and similar will be eligible to apply (STEM fields). We may define this a significant step which will allow Britain to attract “best minds from around the world” and to enhance “the intellectual and knowledge base in the UK”.
The government decided to review the existing restrictive criteria and scrap the cap for Tier 1 skilled immigrants; currently the limit is 2,000 a year. Also, the visa will not be subject to any minimum salary requirement and there will not be needed to secure a job. More importantly Home Office stated they will remove the Research fellowship Award requirement. Hopefully, because of the new relaxed rules the visa will become more popular.
It is impressive that the visa will be valid for three year in which applicants and their dependents will be able to enter and exit the UK without restrictions. At the end of the period the person will be able to apply for Indefinite Leave to Remain provided certain requirements will be met. At the moment we still do not have the exact requirements. This will be published once the Home Office will put the changes to the 
Tier 1 Exceptional Talent Visa.
  • Indefinite Leave to Remain After three years;
  • No minimum salary requirement;
  • No need of an employment offer;
  • Dependents will have full access to employment;
  • Removing the requirement for those endorsed as Exceptional Promise to have been awarded a prestigious Research Fellowship;
  • No cap limit;

 https://lexlegal.com/en/genel-en/global-talent-visa/ Key Facts:
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