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London Met lodges legal challenge over student visas

London Metropolitan University has lodged a legal challenge to the government’s revocation of its sponsorship licence for overseas students. It hopes to get the application to bring a judicial review before a high court judge for urgent consideration within two days. The university’s highly trusted status for sponsoring international students...
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London Metropolitan University is there to educate, not police

The UK Border Agency’s decision to withdraw London Metropolitan University’s licence to accept non-EU students has meant the suspension of study and threat of deportation for 2,000 international students, and financial crisis for a university already struggling to stay afloat. The agency’s justification is London Met’s “systemic failure” to account...
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Analysis, London Met’s foreign students

Why has London Metropolitan University been banned from accepting foreign students from outside of the European Union? The UK Border Agency’s decision to revoke its licence comes down to a judgement in government that the institution could not be trusted to help stop illegal immigration. The UK’s modern immigration system...
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