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hi there, for being a teir 4 student's dependant, am i eligible

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hi there,
for being a teir 4 student's dependant, am i eligible to go for work permit? if eligible! then what are the procedures? or how it works?
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Immigration Law
Expert:  UKSolicitorJA replied 3 years ago.
Hello,

You are eligible to switch into a Tier 2 Generalvisa from within the UK, the following guidance has been issued by the Home Office:

You can also switch to a Tier 2 (General) visa if you’re:

  • a dependent partner of someone with a Tier 4 visa
The above is stated here and the guidance for applying for this visa is also stated there:

https://www.gov.uk/tier-2-general/switch-to-this-visa

Hope this helps
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