Tier5 Youth Mobility Visa


The UK and India have signed an ambitious new migration partnership. Both countries benefit from this new scheme for Indian and British professionals. The youth mobility scheme visa is the best opportunity for Indian youngsters to build their career in the United Kingdom.

Migrants on this visa can look for and undertake employment in the UK without sponsorship. However, they cannot bring their dependents on this visa. Additionally, this is not a route to settlement, but time spent on this visa can count towards 10 years of continuous lawful residence for settlement. Unfortunately, applicants can only come once to the UK on this visa.


To apply for a youth mobility scheme visa, you will need to apply for the ballot this can happen only if you are eligible for a youth mobility scheme visa.

  • Only one ballot entry can be submitted for one person.
  • Ballots will be open in January and July every year.
  • And the ballots will be open for 48 hours. The mails received for 48 hours will be entered into the ballot and you will receive an automated reply confirming receipt
  • You will need to make sure you meet all eligibility requirements before you apply for your visa.

Eligibility for the UK youth mobility scheme visa:

You can apply for a youth mobility scheme visa if you

  • If you want to live and work in the UK for 24 months.
  • Your age must be over than 18years and should not exceed 30years.
  • You must maintain £2,530 in your bank account for one month before you apply for youth mobility scheme visa.
  • Must graduate and your graduation should be in English medium only.

Documents for youth mobility scheme visa:

Documents to be submitted while your visa application

  • A valid Passport or other document that shows your identity and nationality.
  • A bank statement that you have £2,530 in your savings account.
  • Your Tuberculosis (TB) test results if you are from a country where you must take the rest.
  • You need a blank page in your Passport for your visa.

You may need to provide additional documents depending on your circumstances.

How long it takes for Visa:

  • You can apply for this visa before 6 months you want to travel.
  • You should prove your identity and submit your documents during the visa application.
  • Once applied online, provide your identity and submitted your documents, you will get a decision on your visa within 3 weeks.

How much it costs for youth mobility scheme visa:

  • You will need to pay the application fee.And the application fee is £244.
  • You should pay the health care surcharge, which is usually £470 per year.
  • £2,530 funds to maintain in your savings account.

How long you can stay on Youth mobility scheme visa:

  • On youth mobility scheme visa you can stay up to 24 months in the UK.
  • You can enter the UK at any time while your visa is valid, leave and came back at any time during your stay.
  • If you turn 31years while you are in the UK, you can stay for as long as your visa is valid..
  • What you can and cannot do on youth mobility scheme visa:

    You can:

  • Study for some courses you will need an Academic Technology Approval Scheme certificate.
  • Work in most jobs.
  • Switch to another visa like UK Skilled worker visa and UK Start up visa while you are in the UK only.
  • Be self-employed and setup a new company, if your premises are rented your equipment is not worth more than £5,000 and you do not have the employees.

You Cannot:

  • To work as a professional sports person.
  • Extend your stay.
  • To get public funds.
  • Bring in family members on your application, they must apply separately.

How Magnific IT Consulting helps you:

  • We help you end to end to get your youth mobility scheme visa.
  • We will give you job assistance after landing in the UK