Student route caseworker guidance

Guidance for how UK Visas and Immigration considers applications from people to enter or remain in the UK as students.


Student and Child Student

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UK Visas and Immigration guidance for how it considers applications from people who wish to enter or remain in the UK to study.

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Published 15 November 2013
Last updated 6 April 2021 + show all updates
  1. Updated guidance to reflect immigration rules from 6 April 2021.

  2. The guidance has been updated to reflect the updated financial levels that apply and information on how the financial requirement has been removed from this guidance as it now sits in the standalone financial guidance. Amendments have also been made to the information on the conditions section of the guidance to remove reference to the 'no work as a postgraduate doctor or dentist' condition and the information on validity requirements has been updated to mirror the structural change to the immigration rules.

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