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'What is the interview process for a UK student visa?'[VIDEO]

Watch the video below to find out what the interview process is like for a UK student visa

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Learn about the interview process for international students applying for a UK student visa. We spoke to Lizzie Huckle, Senior International Student Adviser at City University, London about what students can expect when they’re required to complete an interview as part of their visa application process in the UK.

Watch the video below from our Google Hangout with Lizzie Huckle (there’s also a quick summary after the video).

  • Criteria—Learn how the criteria in obtaining a visa is the same around the world, thanks to the new ‘points-based’ UK immigration system (0:13)
  • Political situation—Learn how the political situation of your home country might affect how easy it is for you to apply for a visa (0:30)
  • What Now?—Learn what to do if there are additional restrictions on UK visa applications from your home country, and how you can get in touch with a British Embassy (1:24)



Useful Links

Applying for a UK Student Visa

Visa Conditions for Working While Studying in the UK

Why Study in the UK?

The UK Higher Education System...Simplified

Applying to Study in the UK

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Watch more clips from our Hangout with Lizzie Huckle:

‘Explaining the UK’s Points-Based Student Visa System’

‘How Simple is it to get a UK Student Visa in 2014?’

‘How Much is a UK Student Visa?’

‘What Documents are needed for a UK Student Visa?’

‘Can International Students Work in the UK?’

‘What’s the No.1 Immigration Problem for International Students in the UK?’

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Monica Karpinski received her BA (Media and Communications) and Diploma in Modern Languages (French) from the University of Melbourne, Australia. An art and culture aficionado, in her spare time Monica enjoys film, reading and writing about art.


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