This page explains how much time a Tier 4 (General) student can come to the UK for.
You must ensure that you have sufficient time to secure your visa and travel to the UK in time for the start of your course.
This page lists all the requirements for those applying for a Tier 4 (General) student visa in the UK.
This page details all the information you will need if you are arriving in the UK via Ireland.
On 6th April 2012, The Home Office introduced limits as to how long a Tier 4 student is permitted to stay in the UK studying at various levels.
A visa (sometimes referred to as ‘Entry Clearance’) gives you permission to enter the UK.
On 24 April 2015 the Home Office removed the Student Visitor visa route and replaced it with the Short-term Study visa.
Anyone applying for a UK visa from overseas which will be valid for longer than 6 months are required to collect a Biometric Residence Permit.
It is important that, as an international student, you comply with the UK immigration regulations during your registration at the University.
Appointments and drop-in sessions are available to any student seeking advice on immigration.