On 7 March, the British Council will be hosting a webinar on internships for higher education students in the United Kingdom. This will include the visa process and what support is available to set up internships. This will be an opportunity for you to share with us your experiences and to update your knowledge
Time: 15:00 to 16:00 CET
Audience: Exchange offices, policy officers, University officials
This one hour webinar, in partnership with BUNAC, will cover the following topics:
• UK entry and visa requirements for internship
• BUNAC’s visa sponsorship scheme overview
• Eligibility of student and internship, what documents are needed
• Cost and timeframe
Kate Howe, Academic & Intern UK Partnerships Manager, BUNAC
Kate support current companies and universities to be part of BUNAC Inter programme. Kate support effective liaison for partners, UKVI officials and higher education organisations.
BUNAC are one of the largest A-Rated Tier 5 Government Authorised Exchange visa sponsors, providing students and graduates with the means to intern in the UK. We are regulated by UKVI and endorsed by Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS).
Struan Campbell, Head of Education, British Council in the Netherlands
Struan leads on Education and Arts liaison between the UK and Netherlands for the British Council. Including being responsible for our Inclusive Internationalisation programme. Struan has over 15 years’ experience in education including in widening access to higher education and professions in the UK.