What is this visa about?

This visa is about getting the highly talented people all over the world to enter the UK and make them a part of the English economy, while fulfilling their own dreams of success and fame in the UK.

Who can apply for this Visa?

You can apply for this visa if:

You’ve been endorsed as an internationally recognised leader or emerging leader in your field in science, humanities, engineering, medicine, digital technology or the arts

You’re from outside the European Economic Area (EEA) and Switzerland

This visa type has a 2 stage application process

First, apply to the Home Office for Endorsement as a leader or emerging leader in your field of work

Once you have been endorsed, apply for the visa

Duration of stay?

You can stay in the UK for:

3 years and 4 months if you apply outside the UK

3 years if you switch to this visa inside the UK

2 more years if you extend this visa

Abilities with Tier 1 Exceptional Talent Visa

What you can and can’t do You can:

do voluntary work

travel abroad and return to the UK

bring family members with you

You can’t:

get public funds

work as a doctor or dentist in training

work as a professional sportsperson or sports coach

How do I get started with the processing of my application?

Start off by filling our Free Visa Assessment form which will give you an idea about how well you are prepared and what assistance you require, if any, to get the Tier 1 Exceptional Talent Visa. We also provide every service right form documentation assistance up to relocation assistance and guidance in the UK.

Fill in the FREE VISA ASSESSMENT form now and let’s get started!


Migrate Me is registered and regulated with Australia’s MARA and Canada ICCRC to offer the most up-to-date Immigration advice. We are not affiliated with any Government and you are free to make an application directly to the Government who will only charge you their visa fees. Please note that the Government will not assist in the preparation or building of your application before its submitted. The ways in which to do this are not always clearly set out by the immigration authorities and result in many applicants presenting their cases incorrectly, inevitably leading to a refusal. Migrate Me has the expertise to ensure that all your options are made clear to you and your application completed to the highest standards. We provide a free assessment and only charge for additional services agreed in advance and in writing with no hidden charges. Migrate Me will also provide a full relocation and employment preparation service.

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