The information available relates to all Tier 1 Graduate Entrepreneur visas granted. Individuals may be endorsed by either UK Trade and Investment (UKTI) as part of the elite global graduate entrepreneur programme or by authorised endorsing UK higher education institutions (HEI). The data are given in the following table:
|Entry clearance visas granted- Tier 1 - Graduate Entrepreneur (main applicants)|
|Note: Data for 2013 onwards are provisional figures. Source: Table vi_04_q Immigration Statistics April-June 2014|
The Home Office publishes quarterly statistics on entry clearance visas granted outside the UK, by category, in table vi_04_q (Entry Clearance Visas volume 1) within the ‘Immigration Statistics’ release. Corresponding data on extensions of stay granted within the UK are published in table ex_01_q (Extensions).
A copy of the latest release, ‘Immigration Statistics April - June 2014’ is available from the Library of the House and from: