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The necessity of reinstating post-study work visas for international students

The necessity of reinstating post-study work visas for international students

Edinburgh MP Tommy Sheppard is working with the University of Edinburgh to urge the UK Home Office to reinstate a post-study work scheme for international students.

Scottish universities, including The University of Edinburgh and several Scottish government officials have warned against the tangible effects of removing post-study work schemes.

Back in 2005, Labour First Minister Jack McConnell introduced a Fresh Talent Initiative to encourage people to settle in Scotland and granted international students two years after graduation to find work.

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