How to apply for a student visa
If you are an international student, you may need to apply for a student visa to study in the UK.
I am a European (EU) student
If you are a European Economic Area (EEA) or Swiss national and have been accepted onto a course, you do not need to apply for a visa.
You can enter the UK freely and have the right of residence for the duration of your course.
Make sure you have a valid passport or national identity card before entering the UK.
I am an international (non-EU) student
The type of visa you need will depend on your course, where you are from and the length of your course.
You may need to apply for a Tier 4 visa or a short-term study visa.
You must apply for a visa through the UK Visa and Immigration (UKVI) website