Home Office relaxes Visa rules for Chinese students

The UK Council for International Student Affairs (UKCISA) found that China paves the way as the leading outsource for international students in the UK. Outshining any other nationality, Chinese students make up one-third of international students in the UK. Further still, China is the only country indifferent to Brexit and British politics as their students continue to study in British universities at an unparalleled rocketing rate: as many as 95,090 Chinese students came to the UK in the academic year 2016/17 – a huge increase since the 87,895 that came in 2013/14. Just days ago, the Home Office announced a…

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Time to register to vote?

With less than a month left to register to vote for the 2015 General Election, it’s time to decide who you’re going to vote for… that’s if you even plan to vote. Way back in December the BBC published an article saying that the student population could swing the vote for the General Election but more recently figures have been released that show that thousands of us haven’t even registered yet. Are we apathetic to the voting system or are we just lazy? Especially considering that we can no longer rely on Ma and Pa to register us. It’s understandable…

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