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THE UK: Visa Guides

'How much is a UK student visa?'[VIDEO]

Watch the video below to learn about the costs of a student visa in the UK

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Find out how much it costs for international students to get a visa in the UK. We spoke to Lizzie Huckle, Senior International Student Adviser at City University, London about the costs international students can expect when applying for a student visa in the UK.

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

  • Application Fee—Find out about set application fees for students from around the world (0:13)
  • Changes—Find out how application fees will change from April 6, 2014 (0:30)
  • Hidden Costs—Learn about hidden costs in your visa application, and how they differ depending on your home country (0:41)
  • Translation Fee—Learn how important it is to get all your supporting documents officially translated into English, and how this can incur a fee (1:36)
  • British Embassy—Learn what you should do if there’s no British Embassy or Consulate in your home country (2:00)


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

Learn more about City University, London


Watch more clips from our Hangout with Lizzie Huckle:

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

‘UK Working Conditions for EU and Non-EU Students’

‘Can International Students Work in the UK?’

‘Timeline for Applying for a UK Student Visa.’

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

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

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