If your course is under 6 months you may instead enter the UK on a visitor visa however you will not be able to work in this case on the visitor visa.
UK Visa Processing1. You should ensure that your provider is listed on the Register of Sponsors Licensed Under the Points-Based System. Click here to access the list.
2. Complete the application form (you can download it after you register with us) and return to us by fax or email including:
3. We will check the documents to insure that everything is in order.
4. Once ready we will have your biometric appointment booked.
5. After you attend the biometric appointment, you need to submit your application, including all the supporting documents (originals), with the nearest British High Commission.
Click here to apply for assistance with your UK study visa
UK National Insurance Number
You will need a UK national insurance number (social insurance number) in order to work in the UK. Visa First can organise this for you prior to departure.