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I have a question regarding self-employment under student

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I have a question regarding self-employment under student visa
JA: What steps have you taken? Have you filed any paperwork with the UK government? What country do you live in? What is your citizenship?
Customer: I have not taken any steps yet. No paperwork filed. I am a student with a tier-4 visa. I originally live in India. I am in the UK to study.
JA: Have you talked to a lawyer about the student visa?
Customer: no
JA: Anything else you want the Lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: no

Good day your question has been forwarded to me to see if I may be able to help.

What specifically would you like to know about self employment on this visa?

Customer: replied 4 days ago.
Can i start an online store in the UK while being on a student visa?
Customer: replied 4 days ago.
Also, can i get into the reselling business for shoes and other low priced items?

Kindly give me a minute type a response

As a tier 4 student you are not allowed to be self employed or engaged in business activity. It really does not matter the nature of the type of business you intend to do. Hope this helps. All the best RL

Customer: replied 3 days ago.
Customer: replied 3 days ago.
Can i use an indian company's bank account for doing the above mentioned business activities?

There is no restriction on the type of bank account you are allowed to use in the UK. Please however note my guidance re Tier 4 students working self employed. Thanks

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Customer: replied 3 days ago.
Can i do something after the course in over?
Customer: replied 3 days ago.
Customer: replied 3 days ago.
when i have 6 months to look for a job