Global Talent Visa – Independent Program (GTI)
The Global Talent Visa was introduced in November 2019 with 5,000 places. In 2020-2021, there are 15,000 places available under the program.
There are 3 types of Global Talent Visas
Advantages of this Visa
It’s a 2-stage process:
This visa is for highly skilled professionals in these 7 sectors (all in future-focused technology):
To be eligible to apply for the Global Talent Visa Program under the Distinguished Talent visa, individuals must:
Candidates must meet a high standard and show an exceptional track record of professional achievement. This may include senior roles, patents, professional awards and international publications and memberships.
Places are also available to Masters and PhD students who can demonstrate their exceptional talent and international recognition across the target sectors.