Global Talent visa

An individual can apply for a Global Talent Visa if they are a recognised leader or potential leader in one of the following fields:


There are 2 stages to get this visa:

For detail on the global talent visa, costs and how to apply for endorsement click on the relevant link below:

Work in the UK as a researcher or academic leader

Work in the UK as a leader in arts and culture

Work in the UK as a leader in digital technology

The below document is a decision tree to assist in determining which Global Talent Visa endorsement route is suitable if you are a researcher or academic leader. 

Global Talent Visa - Which route? (PDF, 15kB)

Last updated 19/10/21