Immigration lawyers in Levenshulme
I want to study in the UK, can your immigration lawyers in Levenshulme help?
If you are from a country outside of the European Economic Area (EEA) then you will have to have a Tier 4 Student Visa to be allowed to study in the UK. Our lawyers in Levenshulme have helped many people reach their goal to study in the United Kingdom and they would love to help you do this too.
To be eligible for a Tier 4 Visa you must meet the following requirements:
- You must have an offer to study on a course that is run by a registered UK educational facility
- You will need to demonstrate that you can read, write, speak and understand the English language
- You will have to prove that you can support yourself financially whilst studying in the UK
As well as these requirements you may need to show permission from your parents if you are under 18 and provide your Tuberculosis test results if you are coming from a country where this is required.
The Tier 4 Visa will allow you to remain in the UK for the duration of your studies here, you can also usually work on this visa but the hours you can do this for are limited.
To start your application for a student visa today enquire online or call our Levenshulme lawyers on 01618269783.
Did you know our Levenshulme lawyers also assist with work visa applications?
As well as assisting with student visas, our Levenshulme lawyers also help people with a variety of other visas such as the Tier 2 Skilled Worker Visa. If you would like to work in the UK then the Tier 2 Visa is usually the most viable option. This visa will allow you to work in a role in the UK that can’t be filled by someone already residing in the UK.
There are several different categories under the Tier 2 Visa including the Tier 2 Sportsperson Visa, the Tier 2 Minister of Religion Visa and the Tier 2 Intra-Company Transfer visa but the most common category is the Tier 2 General Visa.
To discuss your eligibility for a UK work visa, speak to our Levenshulme lawyers on 01618269783.
Frequently Asked Questions
The requirements for a Tier 2 Visa vary depending on which category you are applying for, but the criteria for the Tier 2 General Visa are as follows:
- You must have a job offer from a registered UK sponsor company
- You will need to pass the Genuine Vacancy test
- You will need to meet the salary requirements
- You must prove that you can support yourself and any dependents financially whilst in the UK
To learn more about the requirements for a Tier 2 Visa you can call our Levenshulme lawyers on 01618269783.
Yes, If you plan to continue studying on another course after your course has finished you can apply to extend your student visa. You will need to meet the original requirements for a Tier 4 Visa to be eligible for the extension.
If you do not plan to continue studying then you cannot extend your Tier 4 Visa. If you would still like to remain in the UK you will instead need to apply for a visa from a different category.
To find out about the immigration options available to you speak to our team today on 01618269783.