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Refugees: Afghanistan

Question for Home Office

UIN 138356, tabled on 11 March 2022

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, if she will make an estimate of the (a) number of Afghan nationals resettled under the ACRS who have higher education qualifications and (b) proportion of that number who acquired those qualifications in the UK.

This answer is the replacement for a previous holding answer.

Answered on

23 March 2022

The Afghan Citizens Resettlement Scheme (ACRS) commenced on 6th January. The ACRS will provide up to 20,000 women, children and others at risk with a safe and legal route to resettle in the UK.

We do not capture of hold details of individuals qualifications so are unable to provide this information

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Home Office
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