UK expands youth mobility scheme visa to Indian nationals
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India and UK
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Samar Shams
Samar Shams is a London-based immigration and global mobility partner at Spencer West

Expansion of the UK’s youth mobility scheme will serve as a spirit level for the government’s post-Brexit playing field. India has been added to the countries already covered by the scheme, but with additional eligibility requirements. However, in what is surely a missed opportunity to help with widely reported labour shortages, to date there has been no mention of EU countries being included.

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