UK Home Office new Visa policy for international students 

UK Home Office new Visa policy for international students 

DUBAI: The UK Home Office is denying recent news reports that it is weighing options to halve annual international student visas in order to slash immigration to the country.

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Cutting back on the number of international students studying in the UK could have far-reaching impacts for countries such as the UAE which sees thousands of students travel yearly to study at universities.


Media reports suggest that the government is reviewing its options following a commitment by Amber Rudd, home secretary, at the annual gathering of Conservative party faithful in October to tighten visa rules for some post-secondary studies.

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A news article in The Guardian reported that one option being considered could see the Home Office reduce the number of overseas students living in the UK yearly from 300,000 to 170,000.

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