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International Students

Entrepreneurial students can sometimes come from an international background and hold a Tier 4 visa. The Home Office imposes strict restrictions on the activities students are able to undertake whilst studying in the UK and holding a Tier 4 visa.

If you are considering setting up your own business, you must adhere to the following requirements in order to not breach your Tier 4 visa:

Please see the link below to ‘working on a Tier 4 visa’ webpage which includes examples and a definition of self-employment.

https://warwick.ac.uk/study/international/immigration/tier4/working/

For more information visit the Immigration Service.

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