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A student visitor may be permitted to the UK if you are an adult and you plan to
undertake a short course of study in the UK (such as a beginner's English Language
course or a work-
If you want to study a longer course, or you want to work (including on a work placement)
alongside your studies, you should apply under Tier 4 (General) of the points-
Student visitors are allowed to come to the UK for 6 months (or 11 months if they will be studying an English Language course). When you enter the UK, the UK Border Agency (UKBA) will stamp the duration of your permission to stay in your passport.
Note: You cannot extend your stay beyond this period.
Can you come to the UK as a student visitor?
To come to the UK as a student visitor, you must have been accepted on a course of study in the UK. The institution that provides the course must be:
You must not intend to study at a maintained school.
You must show that, during your visit, you do not intend to:
You must also be able to show that:
Do you need a visa?
You will need a visa if you:
UK: 01903 641690 Outside of the UK: 0044 1903 641690
Within this section we have Tier 4 General (Adults), Tier 4 Children (Children under 18), Student Visitor, Child Visitor, Prospective Student and information on the old student visa scheme Tier 4 replaced.
Tier 4 came into force on the 31 March 2009 and replaced the student visa under the
old rules prior to the introduction of tier 4. Tier 4 is part of the points-
Select any of the links below to view information about the 6 areas under studying in the UK. It is important you know the category you need to apply under. If you are not sure contact us for clarification.
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When you request for a free assessment, the information you provide us is strictly confidential and will not be passed to any third party directly or indirectly.
Are you in the UK and urgently need to apply for a new visa?
Call us today urgently on 01903 641690 or email email@example.com
If you are a UK employer and need to either register for a new sponsor licence, or apply to renew your sponsor licence, or apply for restricted/unrestricted Certificates of Sponsorship, call us on 01903 641690.