SOAS University of London

Doctoral School

Student Visa research students

Graduate route

The new Graduate route will be launched on 1 July 2021 replacing the previous Doctorate Extension Scheme, which closed on the same day. The graduate route is open to Undergraduate and Masters students to successfully apply for this visa enabling them to stay in the UK and work - or look for work - at any skill level for two years. Doctoral students will be able to stay for three years.

Further information can be accessed through the Working After Your Studies page.