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.
For more information visit the Immigration Service.
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