Share

Reinstate the Tier 1 (Post-study work) which was abolished on 6 April 2012

On 6 April 2012 the coalition government abolished the Tier 1 (Post-study work) visa to new applicants. We the undersigned call for a restoration of this visa for the following reasons:

-Not enough time exists at the end of current Tier 2 for graduates to find suitable employment.

-The Tier 2 option open to graduates presents unreasonable barriers to finding work.

-The best and the brightest should be encouraged to remain in the UK and contribute to our economy.

-The UK must remain competitive in the eyes of the world, but many non-EU foreigners are now put off studying in the UK.

We the undersign call for the return of this visa.

You can't sign this petition because it has now closed. But you can still give your opinion on it here at Repetition.me!
0

Do you support or oppose this petition?


comments powered by Disqus

Signatories

355

Currently ranked 4,179 out of 101,800 petitions ever created.

Diversity index: 100%

Status

Closed

Created By

Rowan Cole

Created On

Friday 31 August 2012

Closing Date

Wednesday 19 December 2012

Tagged With