SOAS University of London

International Students

Making an application for a Tier 4 (General) Student Visa

Applying outside the UK

Please read the following guide for details of the Tier 4 visa requirements and application process outside the UK.

Making a Tier 4 (General) student visa application outside the UK (pdf; 67kb)

Please use the guide below to help submit your Tier 4 (General) student visa application through the Visa 4 UK online application form.

Visa 4 UK Guidance (pdf; 708kb)

Applying inside the UK

Please read the following guide for details of the Tier 4 (General) student visa requirements and application process in the UK.

Making a Tier 4 (General) student visa application inside the UK (pdf; 104kb)

Please use the guide below to help submit your Tier 4 (General) student visa application through the UK Visas and Immigration online application form.

Tier 4 Online Application guide (pdf; 89kb)

The Immigration Health Surcharge

Please read the following guidance to find out how to pay the surcharge. This guidance is for those applying inside and outside the UK.

Immigration Health Surcharge guidance (pdf; 32kb)

Have you lost your passport or BRP?

Please read this guidance if your BRP or passport has been lost or stolen.

Lost BRP or visa vignette guidance (pdf; 48kb)