There are different study visa categories available, and the one for you will depend on your age, and the length, type and level of the course you want to study.
City and Islington College is listed on the Tier 4 Sponsor Register as The WKCIC Group (trading as Capital City College Group) and able to sponsor Tier 4 General and Student Visitor Visas.
In order to apply for a Tier 4 General Visa, you will need a Confirmation of Acceptance of Studies (CAS) number from us. A CAS can be issued when we are within three months of the course start date.
We will issue you a CAS when:
Visa application cost and processing times for Tier 4
If you already hold a UK visa and aren’t sure if it’s suitable to study in the UK, we can advise you.
As part of your immigration application, you will be asked to pay for an Immigration Health Surcharge. To find out whether you need to pay an immigration health surcharge, and how much this will be, please follow the instructions on the gov.uk online surcharge calculator.
Short-term study visas allow students to study in the UK for periods of 6 months or less, or 11 months if you are aged 18 and over and studying an English language course.
For more information on short term study visas, please visit gov.uk.
UK visas and immigration rules change frequently. It is important that you research carefully how to apply for the type of visa you will need and what you will need to include in your application. The following are links to information to help you with this:
We encourage you to consult the UKVI website for the most up-to-date information. An immigration advisor, or an education agent, in your country may also be able to help.
If you have any questions regarding visas and immigration please contact firstname.lastname@example.org