Home Office, UK has announced the
changed HSMP (Highly Skilled Migrant Programme) scheme which will
replace the old HSMP scheme with effect from 05 December 2006. Old
HSMP scheme is suspended for 4 weeks from 8 November 2006 and no
fresh applications under HSMP are accepted till 05 December 2006.
Based on this announcement, we have created an online HSMP Points
Calculator where you can undertake self-assessment of your case
and find out for yourself if you would qualify under New HSMP Scheme.
It is likely that you may qualify now, while you may not have qualified
under the old HSMP scheme.
Welcome to HSMP points calculator. Here you will be able to find
out if you qualify for the Highly Skilled Migrant Programme of the
United Kingdom under the new HSMP scheme as announced on 7 November
2006. Please note that this calculator is developed to calculate
your points based on the latest changes announced by the Home Office
to the HSMP Programme on November 7, 2006.
The recent changes in the HSMP scheme are as follows:
Please select the applicable options to know your qualifying score:
- Qualifying threshold is increased for all applicants to 75
- Points for Work Experience removed except for Bonus 5 points
for UK work experience or full-time studies in the UK.
- No points are available for Skills of Spouse / Partner.
- Special Assessment according to age is modified.
- Points for Significant Achievement removed
- Special treatment to Medical GPs removed
- English Language proficiency of IELTS Band 6 compulsory.