Working in the UK after your studies

We can currently advise about all post-study work visa options, up to the point of job offer, and additionally can support applications for the Doctorate Extension Scheme (DES) visa.  Please note that the Doctorate Extension Scheme (DES) will no longer run from 1 July 2021.

In September 2019 the UK government announced plans to reintroduce a general post-study work visa called the Graduate Route, this will open 09.00 on 1st July 2021. For more information, please visit the Graduate Route page.

Careers service

The Careers Service offers help and advice about working in the UK. We recommend that you start planning early if you wish to work in the UK after your studies.  

Engage early 
Finding a job in the UK 
Please also see their presentation 'Get a graduate job in the UK - your visa options



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