Visa advice for international students

City, University of London has an International Student Advice team who provide confidential advice and guidance to applicants and students on study-related visa and immigration issues.

International student advisors and visa advice

We are here to help with with any queries you may have as an international student and can also advise on specific visa queries including:

Tier 4 student visas

Find out how to apply for a Tier 4 General Student visa if you are a Non-EEA or Switzerland applicant studying a full time course.

Shengen visas

Find out about the Schengen Visa Scheme which allows travel between certain countries within the EEA and Switzerland using only one visa.

Short term study visas

Find out how to apply for a short-term study visa if you are coming to the UK to do a short course or a short period of research.

Visitor visas for Graduation

Find out how to apply for a visa to attend your own graduation or your family members who may need to apply for visas to visit London.

Working in the UK

Find out if and how you can work in the UK during or after your studies depending on which visa you have and which permissions you need.