During Your Course of Study

The following pages provide information and guidance on studying on a Student Visa.

COVID-19 Update

Some of the information contained in these webpages is affected by new temporary guidance that has been released by UKVI in light of the situation with COVID-19. There is a summary of how this affects usual procedures here.

Returning or Arriving in the UK

On Arrival

Guidance on arriving in the UK on a Student visa.

Tier 4 Responsibilities

Student Visa responsibilities

Check your responsibilities as a Student Visa holder.

Tier 4 Time Limits

Student Visa time limits

Check how long you can stay in the UK on your visa.

Change of Status

Change of Status

Guidance on withdrawing, taking a leave of absence or changing your course.

Exams and Assessment

Exams and Assessments

Taking resits or repeating modules may affect your visa.

Working in the UK whilst studying

Work during study

Check the rules on working on a Student visa.

Lost/Stolen Documents

Lost documents

What to do if your Passport or BRP is lost or stolen.

Immigration Advice Sessions

Immigration Advice Sessions

We can help if you are having immigration difficulties.

Tier 4 Responsibilities

Student Attendance

Check the rules for attending your course as a Student Visa holder