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Higher Education: Standards

Question for Home Office

UIN 62976, tabled on 2 February 2017

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, pursuant to the Answer of Question 58064, on overseas students, what definition her Department uses to define (a) top universities and (b) best students.

Answered on

7 February 2017

The immigration rules for study migration currently differentiate by types of institution. We will be shortly consulting on how we could differentiate further to support the sector.

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Home Office
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