After cancelling contract with ETS it has affected many genuine students want to apply to UK universities. UKBA wants to ensure that this change does not have an impact on genuine international students who took an ETS test in good faith before the licence expired.
UK Visas and Immigration are accepting visa applications which rely on an ETS certificate issued before the expiry of the licence. Applications will be accepted until new immigration rules come into effect and transitional provisions have come to an end. UKBA wants assure students those students obtain this test from overseas before the cancellation of the contract, they can continue their study or application as normal. Applicants may face interview during the application for making sure of their genuinity.
Applicants are advised to check UKBA website before making any application.
From 23 March 2014 UK visa application centre for Dhaka will be change to new address. British High Commission confirm today about the change.
There also some changes introduced for Bangladeshi applicants. Applicants need to register online, apply online and make a appointment to submit documents and biometric information. The application process will be managed by BFS Global.
The Sylhet cnetre will move to new premises by early May. For more about the new center click useful link page.
If you are thinking to study a Bachelor or Masters course it is better idea to start from Diploma level. It is quite expensive to study in university and many students struggling to manage finance to complete their degree. But you can save money and time if you change your plan little bit. Highly Trusted colleges are offering diploma course from different awarding body which are accepted by most of the universities. That means if you have completed level 5 or level 7 you will have opportunity to do top up bachelor or masters from university. Even some colleges run top up programs with affordable fees. Comparatively it will cost you half of the university fees.
Average highly trusted college tuition fees for these courses are from £2500 to £3500 and many of them offering up to 40% scholarship based on previous academic result. Courses available from different levels and different awarding bodies i.e. ACCA, OTHM, EDEXCEL and ICM. For gaining practical experience to support your study college also provide granted work placement.
If you have are interested to know more about the course please contact us.
UKBA have introduced new Prime Time appointment service for Dhaka and Sylhet Visa center. This facility will allow applicant to apply outside of normal business hours. Prime Time Appointment service is available on Saturday from 10:00 am to 13:00 pm with additional cost of BDT 5500 for each applicant. For more about Prime Time service visit. UKBA
UK Visa application centres in India are moving to new address from March 2014. The visa application centres in Kolkata, South Mumbai, North Mumbai, Chennai and Cochin will be moving to new locations in March.
All the applicants should check their nearest centre location before apply.
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For more about visa centre changes please click here
Government has announced proposals to change the fees charged for visas, immigration and nationality applications and associated premium services. The new fees will apply from 6 April 2014. Some fees for premium services overseas will apply from 31 March 2014 If Parliament approved.
Official expecting this increases will allow to improve customer service and enable offering optional premium services , including:
A 3-5 day priority visa service costing £100
A priority settlement application service for a fee of £300
A super priority visa service for £600, which will expedite the application process to the shortest period possible;
Appointments outside of office hours for a fee of £50; and
Offering a passport passback service at more locations, which will be charged at £40 per applicant.
The proposals also contain a number of fee reductions and changes, including:
reducing the fee for direct air side transit visa to £40;
reducing sponsorship fees for Tier 2 large sponsor licenses and sponsor action plans, and freezing a number of other sponsorship fees;
introducing a Tier 2 shortage occupations fee of £428 for applicants both overseas and in the UK;
introducing a new 5 year Tier 2 general/ICT application; and
changing the discount for nationals of countries that have ratified the 1961 European Social Charter to a flat rate of £55.
If you want to know more about proposed fees visit UKBA website.
LCA the branch campus of Anglia Ruskin University is offering a special £1,000 bursary for their new MBA (Hospitality) and MBA (Healthcare) courses starting 24th February 2014. Any applicant you would like to recruit will enjoy this special bursary and the total fee will be reduced to £7,500 if they enroll for the February intake.
Course Start Date
24 February 2014
Total Fee after Bursary
A good UK degree or an overseas equivalent.
6.5 overall with 5.5 in each subtest or an approved English Test by Anglia Ruskin University
MBA Top Up program is designed to help those students have completed their Post Graduate Diploma (PGD) from any recognize awarding body. This Top Up program run by most UK universities with different structure and areas of the business. You can do Top Up direct from university or college who has partnership with university. Fees and facilities are different based on the tuition provider.
We are offering a special fees for our students, for January Intake £4800 on 6 month duration so that all graduates can enter job market in the shortest time. For free assessment and to know more about the course please contact us or speak one of our advisor.
The temporary suspension of Southeast Bank Limited from UKBA list of approved banks for points-based system (PBS) applications has been lifted. Please check latest list before you apply for any category. For further information you can visit UKBA website or contact us.
Name of Valid Financial Institution
AB Bank Limited
Bank Alfalah Limited
The City Bank Limited
Eastern Bank Limited
National Credit and Commerce Bank Ltd
Southeast Bank Ltd
One Bank Ltd
Mutual trust Bank Ltd
BRAC Bank Ltd
First Security Islami Bank Ltd
Shahjalal Islami Bank Ltd
Standard Chartered Bank
State Bank of India
Commercial Bank of Ceylon Ltd
The Hong Kong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Ltd