UK UNIVERSITIES

  • New UK fund to help stranded Indian students September 13, 2012

    London: Britain on Thursday announced a new fund of two million pounds to help Indian and other nonEU students caught by the revocation of London Metropolitan University's licence to admit and teach international students. LMU's licence was revoked on August 29, throwing the academic future of over 350 Indian and over...
  • UK likely to ease student visa norms July 9, 2012

    London: Under pressure from education and industry leaders to review recent curbs on student visas, British Prime Minister David Cameron is likely to reverse policy and remove international students from official immigration figures, a measure that may relax some of the restrictions. Due to the curbs, many international students have reportedly...
  • Bidve case: UK varsities reassure Indian students January 4, 2012

    London: Universities UK, the representative body of varsities in the UK, on Wednesday sought to reassure Indian and other international students that the country is "safe and tolerant" with low levels of violence and street crime. Expressing sadness at the killing of Indian student Anuj Bidve in Salford on December 26...