Visa information

Students from EAA countries (listed below) do not need a visa to study in the UK.
Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Gibraltar, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden.

Students travelling from countries outside the EEA will need to obtain a visa prior to arrival.

  • Students aged 12-17 should apply for a child visitor visa
  • Students aged 18 and over, or any accompanying adults who will be studying at our Adult School should apply for a student visitor visa
  • Any accompanying adults should apply for a general visitor visa

Please note that any group leaders or accompanying adults travelling on a general visitor visa are not permitted to study under their visa conditions.

We will provide a letter confirming your place to study at our School to support your visa application. If for any reason the application is refused, any fees paid to the school will be refunded in full on production of the visa refusal letter from the UK Border Agency. We have a good standing as a visa sponsor and an extremely high approval rate for visa applications. Further information and online applications are available at