You can only switch into Tier 2 if you meet the following criteria:

  • you must have current leave as a Tier 4 General Student which has not expired; and
  • you must have successfully completed and passed a UK recognised bachelor or postgraduate degree, Postgraduate Certificate in Education or Professional Graduate Diploma of Education or have completed a minimum of 12 months study in the UK towards a UK PhD during your current period of leave or a period of continuous leave which includes your last grant of leave; and
  • you studied for the eligible award at a UK institution that is a UK recognised or listed body, or an education provider which holds a licence for sponsoring students under Tier 4 of the Points-Based System; and
  • you are applying from inside the UK.

You must provide an original degree certificate, academic transcript or an academic reference on official headed paper of the institution must clearly show:

  • your name; and
  • the course title/award; and
  • the course duration; and
  • date of course completion and pass unless you are studying a PhD course.

The academic reference must include all the information detailed above.

You may have been sponsored in your studies by Her Majesty’s Government, your home government, the British Council or any international company, university or Independent School. If you have had such sponsorship within the past 12 months, you must provide the UKBA with the Government or international scholarship agency’s unconditional consent in writing, giving you their permission to remain in or re-enter the UK.

Same Day Visa Service For Switching Into Tier 2 General

We are registered with the Home Office, UKBA, Public Enquiry Office (PEO), Lunar House, Croydon to provide Same Day Visa Service for Tier 2 General applications. Our immigration lawyers can prepare and submit your application to the Home Office, UKBA, PEO and get quick decision on the application. As Tier 2 General application requires biometrics of the applicant, you will have to attend the Home Office, Lunar House, PEO, Croydon with our legal representative on the day we will submit your application. The application submitted through our Same Day Visa Service is usually decided either same day or within 24 hours.

Why Sunrise Solicitors For Your Tier 2 General Application From Inside The UK?

The immigration solicitors at Sunrise Solicitors are experts in dealing with application for applications for Tier 2 General Migrant Visa. The quality of our service is self-evident from the reviews of our clients about the service provided by our immigration lawyers. You can Contact Us if you are seeking legal help from immigration lawyers in London in relation to your application as Tier 2 General Migrant and our immigration solicitors will provide you fast, friendly, reliable and professional immigration service.

Our Fees For Switching Into Tier 2 General Migrant Application

  • We will charge you a fee from £800 + VAT for our professional immigration services in relation to your Tier 2 General application. The agreed fee will depend on the complexity of the matter and the casework involved in the matter. We can provide Same Day Service for your Tier 2 General application.
  • If you cannot afford to pay our fee in full at the time of instructing us in relation to your matter, you can pay half of the fee at the time of instructing us and rest of the fee can be paid by monthly installments.
  • The agreed fee will cover all our work until decision by the Home Office on the application. However, it is pertinent to note that the agreed fee will not cover any disbursements to be incurred by the company on your behalf e.g. translation of documents, Home Office fee etc.

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