If you do need a visa and are doing a full-time English language course with us, a short-term study/student visa may be suitable. This type of visa will be valid for 6 or 11 months. If you are under 18 years old, you can only obtain a 6-month visa. To apply for this visa, please visit www.gov.uk/study-visit-visa. Please note you cannot extend this visa and there are no work rights in the UK.
For more information on Tier 4 (General) student visa application, please visit www.gov.uk/tier-4-general-visa/overview. Please note you cannot extend this visa and there are no work rights in the UK. However, you may be able to bring family members (‘dependants’) with you if you are government-sponsored studying for more than 6 months.