Anti-immigration fears: Number of Indian students in Britain falls in 5 years

first_imgIndian students once flocked to the UK but the Brexit blight against immigrants has pulled the plug on the trend to the benefit of Canada and other countries.December 2017 statistics for international students from the UK Council for International Student Affairs showed Indian students to the country fell a whopping 44% in the last five years.Despite the blip of a 10% increase in visas to Indian students in the year ending September 2017 from a year ago, the declining numbers is still causing concern. The increase in 2017 to 14,081, was the first time the figures rose since 2010, when 60,000 Indian students got visas.  Read it at Economic Times Related Itemslast_img read more

Indian Pharma Professional Wins Legal Fight Over UK Residency Right

first_imgAn Indian pharmaceutical expert, who was among hundreds fighting against being denied the right to live and work in Britain over a controversial national security clause, on Sunday celebrated the end of her “trauma” but said she was “furious” it had taken so long for the UK Home Office to admit its error.Read it at New Indian Express Related Itemslast_img