International students

Visa & immigration requirements

You may need to apply for a student visa to enter the UK.

If you are from a country in the European Union
you don’t need a visa
If you are from Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway or Switzerland
you don’t need a visa

Students from all other countries are required to apply for a student visa.

What type of visa do I apply for?

The type of visa you get depends on your length of study.

Detailed information about the different types of student visas and the visa application process, is available on our Immigration website.