Staff Visas

Covid-19 Updates

For the latest information and advice regarding visa applications visit our Important updates page

Information for current staff can be found: Coronavirus updates

Online advice and appointments

The Staff Immigration Service is now working remotely from home.  We continue to offer email advice and appointments (now online). Please contact us on to discuss your immigration query or to set up an appointment

Find out about our service and how we can help.

Updates on the UK immigration rules and procedures.

An overview of the visa routes that we can provide advice on.

Information relating to the Global Talent  visa route.

Information relating to the Tier 2 (Skilled Worker) visa route.

Information relating to the Tier 5 (Temporary Worker) visa route.

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Information on British citizenship including knowledge of life and language and how to apply.

Information to assist if you have been invited to visit or if you want to invite someone to visit the University of Edinburgh.