Staff Visas

Updates on the UK immigration rules and procedures.

Global Talent visa

A new Global Talent visa route will open on 20 February 2020, and replaces the current Tier 1 (Exceptional Talent) visa route. The information on Tier 1 visa page will be updated to reflect these changes shortly.

Read our frequently asked questions about the Global Talent Visa

Find out about our service and how we can help.

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

Information relating to the Tier 1 (Exceptional 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.