Visa and immigration

If you are from outside the EU/EEA and not a Swiss national then you will need a visa to study here.

Students wishing to study for 6 months or fewer can apply for a student visitor visa. More information can be found from these two sources:

https://www.gov.uk/study-visit-visa/overview

http://www.ukcisa.org.uk/International-Students/Preparing--planning/Visas-and-immigration/Student-Visitor-visa/

Students intending to study at the college in excess of 6 months will need to apply for a Tier 4 visa. More information can be found on the following sites:

https://www.gov.uk/tier-4-general-visa/overview

http://www.ukcisa.org.uk/International-Students/Preparing--planning/Visas-and-immigration/Applying-for-a-Tier-4-General-visa/

Alternatively you can read the visa section in our comprehensive International Student Guide: click here