To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how many non-European Economic Area students were granted visa extensions under the International Graduates Scheme in each year since 2007.
2 December 2014
The information available relates to International Graduates Scheme visa extensions granted in the UK, 2008 to 2013. The data is given in the table below:
|Extensions of stay granted - International Graduates Scheme, 2008 to 2013|
|Source: Table ex_01 Immigration Statistics April-June 2014|
|Table notes: Data for 2013 onwards are provisional figures.|
The Home Office publishes quarterly statistics on extensions of stay granted in the UK by category in table ex_01_q (Extensions) within the ‘Immigration Statistics’ release.A copy of the latest release, ‘Immigration Statistics April - June 2014’ is
available from the Library of the House and from https://www.gov.uk/government/collections/immigration-statistics-quarterly-release