Science and engineering are international endeavours and therefore the movement of ideas and people plays a critical role in their success. Part of the reason for the UK’s global pre-eminence in these fields is our current and historical ability to attract the world’s most talented minds, from university students to experienced professionals.
Our work focuses on examining how changes to visa provisions, settlement rights and immigration caps, among other issues, may affect our members and the wider sector, and advocating for policies that would support a thriving sector.
29 May 2019
In this policy report CaSE sets out recommendations on how the Government can stimulate a rise in the UK’s research intensity, in line with its target to increase the amount invested in research across the economy from 1.7% to 2.4% of GDP.
13 March 2019
Set against the backdrop of ongoing political uncertainty, today’s Spring Statement saw welcome steps and missed opportunities for science and engineering.
08 February 2019
James Tooze reflects on a big few months for UK immigration policy
19 December 2018
As CaSE has argued, the UK's migration environment is a vital part of the UK's competitiveness in science and engineering