UK Student Visa
The UK student visa category allows overseas students to study in the UK at various levels, ranging from primary and secondary to post-graduate and vocational. Anyone wishing to study in the UK is required to obtain a student visa before commencing any course.
The Tier 4 Student visas of the points based system caters for applicants seeking to study at universities, colleges and other educational institutions throughout the UK.
Categories of Student visas includes Tier 4 (General) for adults who want to come to the UK for their post-16 education and Tier 4 (Child) for children aged between 4 and 17 years old on a long course of study.
Short Term Study visa' does not fall under the Tier 4 point based system.
Short Term Study Visa
The Short Term Study Visa is for applicants wishing to undertake a short course of study in the UK (such as a beginner's English Language course or a work-related training course).
Tier 4 (Child) visa
The Tier 4 Student (Child) visa is designed for children aged between 4 and 17 years old to pursue a long course of study.
Tier 4 (General) visa
The Tier 4 (General) visa allows applicants to pursue their post 16 education in one of the UK’s educational institutions.