International Students

Tier 1 (Graduate Entrepreneur) visa

Cardiff University is delighted to be able to support our graduates with the 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 until 5 April 2016.

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 UKBI website by following the link.

 When you should apply

The scheme runs from April to April. The 2015/2016 scheme has now concluded. Information for the 2016/2017 scheme will be published when we have confirmation from UKBI. Dates for panel interviews and presentations will be published then.

In the meantime, you can download, complete and return an Interest Form as an expression of interest from the Download section below.

Alternatively, get in touch with us for more information or further questions


Interest Form

Business Plan Guide