International Students

Tier 1 (Graduate Entrepreneur) visa

Cardiff University is delighted to be able to support our graduates with the new Tier 1 (Graduate Entrepreneur) visa.

What is the Tier 1 (Graduate Entrepreneur) visa?

This UKBA scheme is open to non-EEA graduates who have outstanding business idea to put into practice in the UK. Cardiff University has been allocated a set of General Endorsements which can be allocated from the 6 April 2014 until 5 April 2015.

How to apply for endorsement from Cardiff University

For more information on the Tier 1 Graduate Entrepreneur please click here. You can also visit the UKBA website by following the link.

 When you should apply

There are four deadlines this year for applications for a Tier 1 (Graduate Entrepreneur) visa:

  • 30 September
  • 31 October
  • 28 November
  • 30 January

You are advised to apply at least three months before your current visa expires.

If you are interested or would like to know more, please contact Student Enterprise enterprise@cardiff.ac.uk

Downloads

Interest Form

Business Plan Guide

For more information please contact Cardiff University Enterprise at enterprise@cardiff.ac.uk