Tuesday 1 February 2011 at 11.00 a.m.
Committee Room 8
Purpose of session:
This is the first evidence session of the Student Visas inquiry which provides the Committee with an opportunity to examine the government consultation on proposed changes to Tier 4 migration. The session will concentrate on how the proposed changes will affect the English Language sector and UK universities.
At 11.00 a.m.
Tony Milns, Chief Executive, English UK
Elizabeth McLaren, British Council
At approximately 11.30 a.m.
Professor Steve Smith, President of Universities UK
Professor Edward Acton, Vice-Chancellor of the University of East Anglia
At approximately 12.00 noon
Professor David Wark FRS, Imperial College London / Rutherford Appleton Laboratory
Mr Simeon Underwood, Academic Registrar, London School of Economics