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Graduate Visa

About Graduate Visa

Contact us today to begin your journey towards a UK Graduate Visa

At Lexen Law, we understand the aspirations of international students who wish to continue their journey in the United Kingdom beyond their studies. Our dedicated team of immigration experts specializes in assisting students in securing the UK Graduate Visa, formerly known as the Post-Study Work Visa.

This visa provides you with the opportunity to stay and work in the UK after completing your studies, offering a valuable kickstart to your career. With years of experience and in-depth knowledge of the eligibility criteria, we are well-equipped to guide you through the application process. Whether you’ve completed an undergraduate, master’s, or Ph.D. degree, we ensure that your application is accurate, complete, and aligns with the latest immigration regulations. Our commitment extends to helping you explore pathways to further visas or settlement in the UK. At Lexen Law, we take pride in making your dreams of post-study life in the UK a reality, providing expert assistance, personalized solutions, and transparent pricing. Contact us today and start on your journey to a promising future with the UK Graduate Visa.


we are committed to helping international students fulfill their dreams of a prosperous future in the United Kingdom through the UK Graduate Visa. Our experienced team of immigration specialists is well-versed in the intricacies of this visa category, making us your trusted partner in securing your post-study career in the UK.

Visa Category Expertise

Our team of immigration experts possesses in-depth knowledge of the Graduate Visa’s specific requirements. Whether you’ve earned your bachelor’s, master’s, or doctoral degree, we understand the intricate criteria for each qualification and offer guidance tailored to your academic accomplishments.

University and Course Selection

Choosing the right educational institution and course is a crucial step in your UK study adventure. We assist you in finding reputable universities and courses that align with your academic and career aspirations. We can help you secure a Confirmation of Acceptance for Studies (CAS) from your chosen institution, a prerequisite for your visa application.

Qualification Validation

Navigating the complexities of qualification validation can be challenging, but we simplify the process. We ensure that your degree is recognized and adheres to UKVI standards, minimizing potential obstacles in the application process.

Document Perfection

The meticulous preparation of documents is a vital aspect of your visa application. Our team provides you with a comprehensive checklist and guidance to compile and verify all required documentation, leaving no room for errors.

Tailored Career Solutions

Your path to success is unique, and our solutions are personalized to meet your specific needs. Whether you’re seeking immediate employment, further studies, or even entrepreneurship, we provide guidance to help you make the most of your Graduate Visa.

Personalized Advice

Every student’s situation is unique, and we understand the importance of personalized advice. Our experts are available to answer your questions, address your concerns, and tailor our services to your specific needs.

Rejection Resolution

In the unfortunate event of a visa application rejection, our team is here to assist. We help you review the rejection letter, identify the reasons for refusal, and provide guidance on appealing the decision or reapplying with necessary adjustments.

Post-Visa Services

Our support doesn’t end with the approval of your graduate Visa. We can continue to assist you with visa extensions, switching to other visa categories (such as work visas), and any other visa-related services you may require during your stay in the UK.

Future Settlement and Citizenship

The Graduate Visa is not merely a short-term solution. We offer guidance on potential routes to settlement, including extensions and permanent residency, as well as the possibility of achieving British citizenship.


Most frequent questions and answers
What is the UK Graduate Visa?
The UK Graduate Visa, also known as the Post-Study Work Visa, is a visa category designed for international students who have completed their degree in the UK. It allows them to stay and work in the UK for a certain period after their studies.
Who is eligible for the Graduate Visa?
To be eligible for the Graduate Visa, you must have completed a valid UK degree, diploma, or certain other qualifications from a recognized institution. The eligibility criteria may vary based on the specific degree and course level.
How long can I stay in the UK on a Graduate Visa?
The Graduate Visa allows you to stay in the UK for up to two years if you have completed an undergraduate or master’s degree. If you’ve completed a Ph.D., you can stay for up to three years.
Can I work in the UK with a Graduate Visa?
Yes, you can work, seek employment, or be self-employed during your Graduate Visa period. There are no restrictions on the type of work you can undertake.
Can I switch to other visa categories after the Graduate Visa expires?
Yes, you can switch to other visa categories, such as the Skilled Worker Visa, Innovator Visa, or other relevant visas, if you meet the eligibility requirements for those categories.
Can my family join me on a Graduate Visa?
The Graduate Visa does not typically allow for dependents (spouse, partner, or children) to accompany you. They may need to apply for their own visas based on their circumstances.
Can I extend my Graduate Visa?
Graduate Visas are not extendable. However, during the two or three years of your visa, you can explore opportunities to switch to another visa category that suits your long-term plans.
Can I apply for permanent residency or citizenship with a Graduate Visa?
The Graduate Visa does not directly lead to permanent residency or citizenship. However, it can be a stepping stone towards other visa categories that might eventually lead to settlement or British citizenship.
Can I apply for a Graduate Visa if I completed my studies remotely due to COVID-19?
Yes, some flexibility was introduced due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Students who completed their courses remotely were temporarily allowed to apply for the Graduate Visa, provided they meet certain criteria. It’s advisable to check the latest updates from the UK government regarding this issue.


We value our clients for sharing their honest feedback. We will continue serving our clients with passion because your opinion matters.

Lexen Law has been instrumental in making my dream of studying in the UK a reality. Their thorough understanding of the visa requirements and proactive approach ensured a hassle-free application process.

Arian Roa

Lexen Law stands out for its commitment to client satisfaction. The team’s knowledge of UK visa regulations is exceptional, and their proactive approach made my application journey stress-free.

Anaya Khan

Lexen Law’s professionalism and attention to detail are commendable. They provided me with comprehensive guidance throughout the UK visa application process. Lexen Law is the right choice for anyone seeking expert assistance for UK visas.

Rahul Mehta

Lexen Law has been a guiding light in my pursuit of a UK visa. Their expertise and unwavering support made the process seamless. I wholeheartedly recommend Lexen Law to fellow Indians navigating the intricacies of UK visa applications.

Priya Sharma

Lexen Law has been an invaluable partner in my journey to securing a UK visa. Their team’s dedication and expertise turned a complex process into a smooth experience. I now confidently recommend their services to anyone.

Zara Fatima

Superb knowledge and professional service – simply excellent. Lexen Law provides outstanding service and their knowledge of the UK immigration process and law is unmatched. I recommend Lexen Law highly.

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