A short guide to UK higher education student visa
Posted on March 22, 2016
The UK is one of the top education export countries in the world. Especially for Indians who by default of an Indian education, speak the same language as the British education language of instruction. Thus, making it easier to get admission and study in UK universities. But before any of our readers decide to take on this engagement, Y-Axis wants to provide a short blog on key informative to help you get a feel of what your engagement requires for student immigration to the UK.
As you are reading this article, we guess you are a non-EEA (European Economic Area – European Union) perspective student, you will require a Tier 4 student visa to student in the UK. In case you’re pursuing your education in the UK for under six months, you can apply for the Student Visitor visa. This visa can likewise be reached out to eleven months in case you’re going to the UK particularly to study English language. The second, and more basically used visa, is a student visa known as the Tier 4 (general) Visa. You’ll need it in the event that you’ll be contemplating to study in the UK for more than six months.
In case you’re applying for the Tier 4 Student visa, you’ll have to turn in the application within 3 months before your program period begins. However, we advice that you apply no more than 6 months after you have gotten your CAS (Confirmation of Acceptance of Studies) structure for your college of decision.
The CAS – Confirmation of Acceptance of Studies – is a virtual record with a reference number, sent to you by the establishment that has acknowledged your application to pursue your educational aspirations. You’ll need it with a specific end goal to apply for Tier 4 (general) student visa. It contains critical data, for example, program details; educational cost; cost of living costs; and your acknowledgment into the university.
Coming to the cost section, you’ll have to demonstrate that you or your folks have enough cash in the bank to pay for yourself for the length of time of your studies. This implies taking care of expenses of the program and living costs.
Lastly, as a holder of a Tier 4 Student Visa, you have the capacity to work up to 20 hours a week.
So, if you are an aspiring student and the UK is your choice of destination, please fill our enquiry form so that one of our overseas education consultants will reach you to entertain your queries.