Important information for new students.
If you are travelling to the UK to be a student, you may need to apply for a visa to enter the UK.
Students from outside EEA or EU, coming for a full degree course lasting six or more months, may need a Tier 4 General visa.
Everything you need to know about the application process.
The secure identity card which shows your permission to stay in the UK.
If you are not a European Union, European Economic Area or Swiss national, you may need an ATAS (Academic Technology Approval Scheme) clearance certificate in order to study in the UK.
Find out about the English language requirements for a Tier 4 visa.
If you are applying for a visa for longer than six months, you will have to pay a surcharge which will give you access to the UK's National Health Service at no extra cost.
The visa process is an application - and sometimes applications can be refused.
The short term student visa is issued for a maximum of six months, or 11 months for English language students.
For students who registered with the police at the University, during September 2012.
Applicants from certain countries/regions need to show they are free from TB.
This article was published on Jun 16, 2015