Important visa information

  • There are time limits (caps) to the amount of time you can have to complete or further your study. Find out more ...
  • UK Visas and Immigration has introduced a BRP card for all students issued with a visa for more than six months outside the UK.  Swansea University ACL code is 2HE544. Find out more...
  • New Immigration Health Surcharge for Tier 4 visas, find out more ... 
  • If you are applying to extend your Tier 4 visa in the UK, you may need to attend an interview in the UK. If you have questions, please contact International@CampusLife.

Which study visa should I get?

Find out the difference between a Student Visitor and a Tier 4 General (Student) visa.

Applying for a visa from outside the UK

Find out how to apply for a visa outside the UK and what documents you need.

Travel to other countries

How to apply for visas to Europe (Schengen), USA, China and other countries.

Extending your visa in the UK through International@ CampusLife

Find out how to extend your Tier 4 visa in the UK through International@ CampusLife

Bringing your family as Tier 4 Dependants

Find out if you can bring your family to the UK as Tier 4 Dependants and how to apply.

Visits from friends and family

I want to invite my friends and family from overseas to visit. What documents do I need to provide for their application?

International@CampusLife also provides advice and information on:

International@CampusLife offers comprehensive advice on UK visa types, within the scope of our competence, according to the guidelines of the Office of the Immigration Services Commissioner. In the case of Tier 4 and Tier 1 Graduate Entrepreneur only, International@CampusLife provides a visa extension service for in-country students and their dependants.