UK Tier 4 Student Visa

Tier 4 (General) is a points based system.

Immigration Solicitors at MWG can help you with all your Tier 4 Student Visa matters. We have successfully helped students with all aspects of their application from doing application checks to managing the full application from start to finish. You are also eligible to switch to a Tier 4 visa if you were previously given permission to stay in the UK in the following categories:

  • Tier 4 (General) Student
  • Tier 4 (Child) Student
  • Tier 2 Migrant
  • Tier 1 (Post-study Work) Migrant

To speak to one of our expert student immigration solicitors call us on 0161 835 2446.

Tier 4 (General) Visa

You can apply for a Tier 4 (General) visa if you are 16 or over and you:

  • Have an Offer to study in the UK
  • Can read, write and Understand English
  • Support yourself financially that includes fees for your course, maintenance and living costs in the UK
  • Are from a country that’s not in the EEA or Switzerland

Entry Clearance Visa

Specialist Immigration solicitors at MWG can help you with your Tier 4 Visa entry clearance to the UK. Our expert solicitors will ensure you are are in a position to submit a strong application for your student visa. We will advise you on your paperwork as well keeping you updated at every stage of your application until a decision is reached.

Switching to Tier 4 (General) Visa

We are experts in dealing with applications switching to a Tier 4 visa.

Our immigration solicitors can guide you through all aspects of switching to a Tier 4 student visa. To find out more about switching into a Tier 4 visa please contact us on 0161 835 2446.

Tier 4 General student extension

Our specialist Tier 4 Immigration solicitors can provide you with legal assistance with your application for extension. If you were previously granted permission to study in the UK, you may apply for an extension.

When Should I apply for my Student Visa?

You must apply at least 6 weeks prior to the start of your course. However, a student must also not apply 90 days prior to their course.

Immigration Client Testimonial

I am happy to say that MWG was very helpful in advising and assisting me throughout the ILR Visa Application process. Keeping a clean track record with the Border Agency is incredibly important and sorting out Visas can be stressful and intimidating. MWG took out any of the guess work and made sure that I was prepared, yay, amply prepared for this daunting task. I feel they took the task and my success towards the effort on personally which is a service you cannot buy. I would highly recommend MWG for services relating to the Border Agency. I would use them again but i don’t need to..because I’m SORTED !!!!

Ms. Hoop – International recording artist

We offer legal help and advice on the full range of Tier 4 UK Student Visa applications including:

Student Visitor Visa

If you are over 18 you can come to the UK as a student visitor. You are not permitted to work in the UK on a visitor visa.

Tier 4 Child Student Visa

If you are a child aged between 4-17 you can apply for a child student visa. You must have an unconditional offer from a licensed Tier 4 sponsor in the UK.


To book a consultation please contact us

Our Immigration solicitors are able to discuss your case in detail at your initial consultation, this can be arranged over the telephone or in person at one of our offices. The initial appointment will last 30 minutes with a dedicated Immigration solicitor. If you wish to book an appointment with a specialist Immigration solicitor please fill in the form below.

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