Working in the UK for International Students

UKCISA - Working in the UK during your studies

Information for international students in the UK on regulations for part-time work during your studies.

UKCISA - Working in the UK after your studies

Information for international students in the UK on the most relevant work permit and visa schemes.

UK Visas and Immigration

Official Home Office website with information on immigration and visas, including the Points-based System and Post-study Work and extending visas.

Talent Scotland

Provide information on working and living in Scotland, including immigration issues. Includes case studies and useful links.

Register of Sponsors - Tier 2

The official Home Office list of employers who have a licence to sponsor international applicants (apply for UK "work permits") under Tier 2 of the Points-Based Immigration System.

Shortage Occupation List - Tier 2

The official Home Office list of shortage occupations. Employers do not have to prove that no UK or EEA national could fill a vacancy in these occupations.

Recruiting international graduates - a guide for employers (AGCAS)

This guide offers advice to employers on how they can recruit international graduates from UK universities.