A summary of significant changes to UK Home Office immigration rules and guidance: Published 6 April 2017

On 6 April 2017 The UK Home Office made changes to the UK’s immigration system, which are currently still in effect. Key changes include: The introduction of a skills levy…

UK NARIC’s Visas and Nationality Service launches on 6 April

In early March 2016, the UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) section of the Home Office announced that the online Points Based System (PBS) Calculator was being turned off on 5…

Immigration Update – April 2014

Please note that since this article has been published immigration guidance has changed. Please see our post UK NARIC’s Visas and Nationality Service launches on 6 April which contains more up-to-date…

The Diploma Supplement and the Higher Education Achievement Report (HEAR)

We keep hearing that there is some confusion about the Europass Diploma Supplement (DS) and the Higher Education Achievement Report (HEAR).  This blog post might clear up some of the confusion and…

The Impact of MOOCs

The Impact of MOOCs. From the ECCTIS Blog (http://bit.ly/WyZmZR). If you are an employer, a professional body or an education provider you are going to have to consider how you…

Update on Application Trends

The trends highlighted by UK NARIC last year seem to be continuing. The latest figures from UK NARIC and UK NCP confirm that the trend for increased mobility of citizens…

Application Trends – English Speaking Africa

The 2009 figures from UNESCO showed that there were 3.3 million outwardly mobile students across the world. The regions with the largest number of mobile students are East Asia and…

UK NARIC – helping you apply to study or work in the UK

Update March 2021 – the English Language Assessment nor Career Path Report services discussed in this blog post are no longer available. If you need to evidence your English language…