Short Term Study Visa (STSV) – 6 months
- For students who want to study in the UK for up to 6 months, minimum age 18.
- No right to work in the UK, visa cannot be extended.
- No minimum English level required
- If you are a visa-national, (see below for list of visa national countries) you must apply for this visa in your country. This is known as pre-entry clearance. Current fee: £85
- If you are a non-visa national (see below for list of non-visa national countries), you can get your passport stamped as a Short Term Study Visitor free on arrival.
- Please check whether you need to apply for a visa in your country here: gov.uk/check-uk-visa
Please note: If you are a non-visa national, you can get your passport stamped as a Short Term Study Visitor on arrival in the UK. However, it might be better for you to apply for a 6-month Short Term Study Visa from your country to reduce the risk of refusal to enter the UK.