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Working visas

In this section, we have put together basic information and links to a selection of visa categories that most interest international students. This list is in no way exhaustive as there are other immigration routes available to you depending on your situation.

Help finding a job? Working in collaboration with the Careers team, we co-host a series of workshops specifically for international students - search for 'Careers & Visas' on Handshake.

Information for employers. If you feel a prospective employer would benefit from further information on the working visa options for international students, you may want to share the following documents with them:

» Graduate

Information on the UK's post study work visa which is called Graduate visa.

» Skilled Worker visa

Information on the UK's main work visa which includes the sub category Health & Care Worker visa.

» Global Talent visa information on the Global Talent visa for leaders or potential leaders.

» Innovator Founder visa information on the Innovator Founder visa for those setting up a business in the UK.

» Youth Mobility visa information on the Youth Mobility visa.

» Other visas

UKCISA information and advice on working after your studies.