Student Visitor Visa

This visa now falls under the Standard Visitor Visa category and is the ideal route for those wishing to study at an approved education institution on a temporary basis in the UK; for a maximum period of six months. If you wish to study for a longer period than six months you must apply for a Tier 4 Student Visa, under the points-based system.

We are here to advise and assist you with your application. One of our immigration experts will discuss your individual needs and suggest options accordingly, as well as providing you with representation throughout the application process.

If you have any questions or would like to get your application started, call us on 020 7887 1916 or complete the online contact form.

How can Alexandra & Spencer help?

We will guide you through the application process, clearing up all queries you have, completing your form and ensuring strong documents are included with your application. A Letter of Representation will be prepared to highlight the merits of your case, relating this to UK law. Your application will be handled by a designated immigration lawyer  who will liaise with the Home Office on your behalf. 

Contact us today on 020 7887 1916, complete the online contact form or drop us a line on social media to get your application started.

Contact us on 0333 363 8577 or make an enquiry online for more information about your specific queries or application for a Short-Term Study Visa.

FAQs

Am I eligible for a Student Visitor Visa?

To apply for this visa category you must:

  • be at least 18 years old;
  • prove that you have sufficient funds to support and accommodate yourself in the UK during your course;
  • demonstrate that you can meet the cost of your return or onward journey from the UK; and
  • your course of study must be six months or under; or
  • if your course of study is an English course, the maximum course length can be extended to 11 months

Can I switch from Student Visitor Visa to Tier 4 (General) Visa?

Yes, if you want to study in the UK for more than six months you must apply under the Tier 4 (General) category of the points-based system.

This visa allows you to study for a longer period in a UK Higher Education Institution and is measured in the fourth tier of the UK’s Five-Tier points-based system.

More information on Tier 4 Student Visas.


What services does Alexandra & Spencer offer?

At Alexandra & Spencer, we can simplify the process of applying for a Study Visa. If you are unsure about which visa type is best for you, or which Study Visa you qualify for, one of our expert immigration specialists can advise you on your best option. They can also guide you through the application process for a Student Visitor Visa and ensure that it goes as smoothly as possible.

Our services include:

  • assessing and advising on your eligibility under the UK immigration rules for a UK Study Visa;
  • examining and collating your documents, ensuring they are sufficient for your application;
  • preparing a Letter of Representation to accompany your application. This letter contains the merits of your case, references your supporting documentation and cites relevant UK law;
  • completing each part of the application paperwork to the highest standard;
  • liaising with the Home Office during your application process until a decision is reached.
  • Get in touch with Alexandra & Spencer by using our online contact form or calling 020 7887 1916 to arrange a consultation with one of our experienced immigration lawyers

How can Alexandra & Spencer help?

We will guide you through the application process, clearing up all queries you have, completing your form and ensuring strong documents are included with your application. A Letter of Representation will be prepared to highlight the merits of your case, relating this to UK law. Your application will be handled by a designated immigration lawyer  who will liaise with the Home Office on your behalf. 

Contact us today on 020 7887 1916, complete the online contact form or drop us a line on social media to get your application started.


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Our highly professional, dedicated and knowledgeable specialists will do all the hard work to make the immigration process easy and understandable so you will be confident about successful outcome.

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