Post Study Work
If you have a current Post Study Work visa you may be able to remain working in the UK after the PSW visa expires. You will need to switch to a Tier 2 visa.
Tier 2 visa
To be considered for a visa in Tier 2 General a company must be prepared to sponsor you.
Bulgarian and Romanian students -part time work
Bulgarian and Romanian students can work in Scotland while studying.You will need a Worker Registration Certificate from UK Border Agency.
Do European Economic Area (EEA) workers need a visa?
Are you from EEA? Find out about visa and immigration if you want to live, work or study in Scotland.
Tier 2 Frequently asked questions
Read our frequently asked questions from international students and find out all you need to know about moving to Scotland to live and work.
Part time work for non EEA students
You can work part time if you are a non-European Economic Area student but restrictions apply.
Starting a business
Information about visas and immigration for those wishing to start a business in Scotland.
Read more information about applying for British citizenship.
UK benefits system
Information for overseas workers on the UK benefits system.
Consulates in Scotland
Contact details for foreign consulates in Scotland.