UK Study Visa Information

If you are considering sending your child to a Boarding school or College in the UK, you should think about your child’s visa application. Starting an academic journey can be challenging especially if students are legally underage. There are specific rules you need to take into account regarding travelling to a foreign country to study. It is imperative to find out what documents you need to present throughout the application process. However, first, you need to gather information on what type of visa you will need in order to study your chosen course.

BritishGuardianship is in partnership with our associate company Tier4Visa. If you need guidance and support throughout your visa application process, they can be of assistance. Starting a new path can be intimidating, but you won't have to worry about anything when you have an excellent support team. Feel free to contact us if you require more information on Child Student Visa.

Child Student Visa

A Child Student Visa (formerly known as Tier 4 Child Student Visa) is for students who are 4-17 years old and plan on studying at an independent school in the UK. Applicants can apply for this visa if:

  • they have received an unconditional offer of a place on a course at an independent school
  • they have enough money to support themselves during their studies (A proof of financial competence will be required)
  • they can present confirmation of their parents or legal guardian consent to study in the UK

You can find up to date information about the necessary documents and requirements regarding Child Student Visa on

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