English UK and Study UK this week joined other leading international education groups opposed to the Government's proposals on student visas in a national press conference.
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Tony Millns, chief executive of English UK, took part in a press conference on 26 January regarding the government's plans to review Tier 4 of the Points Based System and raise English langauge requirements.
From today, 10 January 2011, English language students wishing to attend exclusively English language courses will be able to apply for a student visitor visa allowing them to stay for up to 11 months - the Extended Student Visitor Visa. A Frequently Asked Questions document has been put together and can be downloaded here.
The International Student Awards 2011 is an exciting competition that celebrates the achievements of international students and their contributions to life in the UK. The Awards are run by the British Council, the UK's international organisation for educational opportunities and cultural relations.