UK Prime Minister Rishi Sunak Image Credit source: PTI
New Delhi. to study United Kingdom students going UK government new created by immigration ban rules Got a big shock. Because of this, students will not be able to take their family members to the UK. This announcement has been made two days before the release of the figures. According to statistics, the record of legal migration has reached 7 lakhs. The UK has given 1,35,788 visas to the relatives of foreign students last year itself, which is 9 times as compared to 2019.
Due to the change in the rules regarding the expatriate students of the UK government, the dream of many Indians to go to UK may be shattered. In fact, many Indian students go to UK for studies, after that their relatives also easily get UK visa. But due to the new rules, he will not be able to do so. UK Prime Minister Rishi Sunak has said that this decision will reduce migration to UK.
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pressure on the government to reduce migration
Rishi Sunak told the cabinet that this change will be implemented from January 2024, due to which there will be a big change in the numbers of migration. However, at the moment it is not clear what effect this will have on official migration. Because at present the students and their families coming for less than a year are not counted. Last week also Sunak had said that his ministers are trying to reduce migration. However, during this he refused to discuss what would be the accepted levels.
Know here what is the rule
The announcement states that parents and children of postgraduate students as well as students studying on research programs will not be granted visas to stay in the UK during the course. Last year, the UK issued 1,35,788 visas to dependents of students. These numbers are 54,486 more than 2021. This is seven times as compared to 2020. The number of students in the UK has increased since the formation of the European Economic Area (EEA) after Brexit.
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