If you are interested in travelling to the United Kingdom and making the most of the lucrative business opportunities it offers without the nuances of finding an employer to sponsor you, the visas within the Tier 1 Category of the Points Based System may be the ideal way for you to reach your career goals and begin a life in the United Kingdom.
There are various different options within the Tier 1 category, all of which have their own advantages and requirements to be met.
The categories of this Tier are:[tabs tab1=”Entrepreneur” tab2=”General” tab3=”Investor” tab4=”Exceptional Talent” tab5=”Graduate”] [tab1] Tier 1 Entrepreneur Visa: are you a non-European migrant and you want to work in the UK as entrepreneur? The government of the UK is receptive to new entrepreneurs, because it recognises that it is a positive and enriching for the country.
Read more about Tier 1 UK Entrepreneur Visa or complete our Tier 1 UK Entrepreneur Visa Form online. [/tab1] [tab2] Tier 1 General Visa is for highly skilled workers. This category is closed to applicants who are outside the UK, and to migrants who are already here in most other immigration categories. From 6 April 2015, Tier 1 (General) visas are closed for all extensions. No one will be able to extend or switch into Tier 1 UK General.
Read more about Tier 1 UK General Visa or complete our Tier 1 UK General Visa Form online. [/tab2] [tab3] Tier 1 Investor Visa: if you would like to invest in an existing business in the United Kingdom and watch the business grow and develop the option of making an application to travel to the United Kingdom as a Tier 1 Migrant under the Investor category may be the visa for you.
Read more about Tier 1 UK Investor Visa or complete our Tier 1 UK Investor Visa Form online. [/tab3] [tab4] Tier 1 Exceptional Talent Visa: if you are an internationally recognised world leader, or are on your way to becoming a leading talent in the fields of science, humanities or the arts, you will be able to make an application to travel to the United Kingdom as a Tier 1 Migrant under the Exceptional Talent category.
Read more about Tier 1 UK Exceptional Talent Visa or complete our Tier 1 UK Exceptional Talent Visa Form online.[/tab4] [tab5] Tier 1 Graduate Entrepreneur: if you are a graduate from a UKBA approved United Kingdom Higher Education Institution who has been identified as having developed world-class innovative ideas or you possess entrepreneurial skills to stay in the United Kingdom after graduation to establish one or more business in the United Kingdom, then you may be eligible to make an application for a Tier 1 visa under the Graduate Entrepreneur category.
Read more about Tier 1 UK Graduate Entrepreneur Visa or complete our Tier 1 UK Graduate Entrepreneur Visa Form online. [/tab5][/tabs]