How To Apply

Step 1: Check your eligibility

We will be able to sponsor if the applicant, host organization and role meet our eligibility requirements.

Step 2: Submit your application

Ready for the opportunity of a life-changing experience? Simply create my.mountbatten account to start your application and our team will be in touch to guide you through the process. You must also submit:

  • A copy of your degree certificate or current enrollment
  • A copy of your passport
  • CV (Resume)
  • A copy of current or previously held UK visas
  • Proof of funds and insurance
  • Letter of reference

Step 3: Host organization application

The host organization will need to provide the following by email:

  • Completed Placement Profile Form
  • Company verification document
  • Copy of company Health & Safety procedures

Step 4: Approval

We will get in touch with you within 5 working days to offer feedback on your application. If your application has been approved, we will ask you to sign our Tier 5 GAE Temporary Worker – Trainee Acknowledgment and send you an invoice. We would also require the Host Organisation to sign a Tier 5 GAE Visa Sponsorship Acknowledgement Letter.

Step 5: Receive your Certificate of Sponsorship and apply for your visa

We will send the Certificate of Sponsorship (CoS) 5 working days after payment has been received. Once you have received your CoS, you can proceed to apply for the visa. We will provide guidance on the visa process. The application fee is £244 and the health surcharge is £624. These fees are payable to UKVI.

Step 6: Start the opportunity of a lifetime!