Applying for a visa

Most international fee-paying students will need some form of visa to come to the UK. Find out what immigration permission you require below.

» Tier 4 (General) student visa

This visa type is for all non-EU/EEA students studying a course longer than 6 months.

» Short-term study visas

Shorter visas valid for courses up to 6 months in length.

» Travel visas

Visas for visiting Europe (Schengen area), or for inviting friends and family to visit you in the UK.

» Working visas

Visas for remaining in the UK and working after your studies.

» Terms of advice service

The International Student Support team are here to help you with your visa applications.