Besides being a country where many people go for touristic purposes, the UK is also a popular working destination. People from all over the world want to work in the UK because of the high salaries and good working environments.
There are several types of UK work visas depending on the purpose and the kind of work that you want to do. In this article we have listed visas for foreigners who want to work, make an academic visit, or to engage in the business sphere in the UK
Tier 1 Visas – For Highly-skilled Foreigners
For foreign highly skilled or high-value workers, or simply put for those who can add a value to the growth and productivity of the UK. This visa category includes entrepreneurs, investors and exceptional talents.
This category covers professions of the:
- Doctors (Physicians);
- Finance experts;
- IT specialists;
Holders of Tier 1 are free to change their jobs and there is always a reserved for them opportunity to remain in the UK.
Tier 1 has six visa types: