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Posted on February 08 2023

UK Youth Mobility Scheme is now open for 30,000 Australian Applicants. Apply now!

By  Editor
Updated October 26 2023

Highlights: Recently announced UK Youth Mobility Scheme

  • The United Kingdom announced a new immigration scheme.
  • There are 30,000 slots available for eligible candidates from Australia.
  • The selected candidates can live and work in the UK for 2 years.
  • The applicants do not require a valid job offer from the UK to be eligible.
  • The Youth Mobility Scheme functions through a 2-Tier system.

*Check your eligibility to UK through UK Immigration Points Calculator.

Abstract: The UK announced a new Youth Mobility Scheme to enhance the workforce in the country.

The United Kingdom plans to start a new immigration scheme for eligible Australian candidates. The applicants do not need a job offer or a sponsor to apply for the scheme.

The Young Professionals Scheme of the UK permits eligible candidates from various countries to live and work in the UK for a maximum of two years. The applicants should be between 18 to 30 years of age.

*Wish to migrate to UK? Y-Axis is here to offer you assistance.

Know more about the UK Youth Mobility Scheme

The applicants for the Young Professionals Scheme of the UK are required to register their applications on the ballot. The ballot will select the entries randomly, and if successful, it invites the candidates to submit their visa applications.

Eligible candidates are required to submit their interest for the Young Professionals Scheme by registering their entries into a ballot from February 28 and March 2, 2023.

*Want to work in UK? Y-Axis offers you guidance for a bright future abroad.

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Eligibility Criteria for UK Youth Mobility Scheme

The eligibility criteria for the Young Professionals Scheme of the UK are given below:

  • The applicant has been invited to apply as per the invitation to apply guidelines
  • The application was registered in the duration specified on the invitation to apply
  • Submit the unique application number issued in the invitation to apply
  • Submit a certificate authorized by the local police that has been issued 6 months prior to the date of application
  • Have qualifications equivalent to or more than the RQF level 6, that is, undergraduate degree or more
  • Proof of academic qualifications, such as written confirmation from the educational institute that the applicant has graduated from

Number of slots for candidates from various countries

The slots for candidates from various countries are given in the table below:

Slots for UK Youth Mobility Scheme
Country Slots
Australia 30,000
Canada 6,000
New Zealand 13,000
San Marino 1,000
Iceland 1,000
Japan 1,500
South Korea 1,000
Hong Kong 1,000
Taiwan 1,000
India 3,000

*Want to migrate to UK? Contact Y-Axis, the leading Overseas Immigration Consultant of Australia.

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