NAT (Nucleic Acid Test) changes from 5 days to 3 days
The Embassy of the People’s Republic of China in The UK officially issued a notice NAT (Nucleic Acid Test) report time adjustment: starting from 0:00 London time on September 7, the time limit for presenting a negative COVID-19 test result before boarding changed from 120 hours (5 days) to 72 hours (3 days).
The flexibility in visa rules for international students
In order to facilitate visa procedures for incoming international students, the United Kingdom Visas and Immigration (UKVI) has recently announced flexibility in visa rules. This flexibility means that students will be allowed to apply for a visa once they are ready to travel to the United Kingdom, and do not have to wait until they begin their studies.
The number of Chinese students studying in The UK up
CCTV2 (China Central Television 2) recently reported overseas students numbers after the COVID-19. As this special report concludes, the number of students planning to study in the United States has dropped, while the number of Chinese students applying for undergraduate degree at UK universities up 23% over the same period last year, to 24000. Only 3 – 4% of Chinese students say they would not go to study abroad anymore for the COVID-19.
More Chinese students accept places at British universities despite pandemic. There is no waning of interest for British universities.