If you're a student on a full-time or pre-sessional course, you can apply to extend your visa through our Tier 4 Extension Service.
Find out which visa type you need, how to apply and how our Student Immigration Service can help you with your visa questions.
Find out which type of student visa you need to apply for.
Guidance for one-year full-time master's course applicants applying for a Tier 4 visa.
Find out about the documents you need before applying for a Tier 4 visa, and which application process to use.
You'll need a Confirmation of Acceptance for Studies (CAS) number from the University before you can apply for your Tier 4 visa.
Read about the financial documents that you need to provide in support of your visa application.
You must take different actions depending on which immigration document you have lost, or has been stolen, and whether this happens in the UK or abroad.
Find out what to do when changing your studies or requesting an absence from the University.
If you're on a full-time Tier 4 student visa, your family or friends may be able to apply to join you in the UK, but must follow a different process from you.
Find out how to get the right visa to travel abroad.
If you are on a full-time Tier 4 visa, you must only work as much as your visa allows. You could face serious penalties for any error, including deportation.
You can use the Tier 4 worker booking system to make sure you don't exceed the number of hours you're entitled to work.
Find out what work you can and can't do as a full-time Tier 4 visa student.
Find out how your visa status affects the placement, or placements, you may do as part of your course.
Find out how to extend your Tier 4 immigration permission as a doctoral student so that you can start work in the UK.
Find out what work visas are available for Tier 4 students after you graduate.
This guide will help you to understand various different tiers, or categories, of immigration depending on the reason why the migrant wishes to come to the UK.
Any staff hiring full-time Tier 4 visa students must follow guidelines to make sure that they, the University and the student are kept safe.
An overview of what a short-term study visa is, the rules and regulations around them, and the processes that you will need to advise students to follow.
The University is obliged to make sure all workers are eligible to work in the UK. Appropriate checks should be completed prior to any work being undertaken.
Details of the circumstances in which University staff should look for help from the Student Immigration Service.