There are many ways to contact our VISA Team, please see below for options available.

UPDATE:

During the on-going and developing Coronavirus (COVID-19) situation, the VISA Team is still here to support all current and prospective international students with visa-related enquiries. The VISA Team will soon be running remote VISA Drop-in sessions and appointments and are also on hand to help by email and telephone as normal.

Please contact us via email on visa@gcu.ac.uk, and an Advisor will respond to you as soon as possible. Alternatively, you can call us on (+44) 0141 273 1244 leaving a message with your name, number, and nature of your enquiry.

Information on our remote VISA Drop-in sessions and appointments will be announced shortly via our website and social media channels: 

  • Facebook – GCU VISA Team
  • Twitter – @gcuvisa 

Please also browse our website information and Downloadable Documents, where you may find the answer to your question in the meantime.

Note: If you are a current GCU student who wishes to enquire about a potential Tier 4 visa extension for resit purposes, please email visa@gcu.ac.uk and an Advisor  will be in touch as soon as possible.

Phone: +44 (0)141 273 1244 
Web Address: www.gcu.ac.uk/visa
Visa Drop-In Sessions

Drop-in sessions are great opportunities to get quick answers to any general questions you may have and initial visa application advice including a personalised visa application checklist. There is no need to book in advance, simply register on arrival at the VISA Desk and you will be allocated a 10-minute slot with a VISA advisor.

  • Monday 2.00pm - 4.00pm
  • Friday 10.00am - 12.00pm

Update:

During the on-going and developing Coronavirus (COVID-19) situation, the VISA Team is still here to support all current and prospective international students with visa-related enquiries. The VISA Team will soon be running remote VISA Drop-in sessions and appointments and are also on hand to help by email and telephone as normal.

Please contact us via email on visa@gcu.ac.uk, and an Advisor will respond to you as soon as possible. Alternatively, you can call us on (+44) 0141 273 1244 leaving a message with your name, number, and nature of your enquiry.

 

Appointments

During the on-going and developing Coronavirus (COVID-19) situation, the VISA Team is still here to support all current and prospective international students with visa-related enquiries. The VISA Team will soon be running remote VISA Drop-in sessions and appointments and are also on hand to help by email and telephone as normal.

Please contact us via email on visa@gcu.ac.uk, and an Advisor will respond to you as soon as possible. Alternatively, you can call us on (+44) 0141 273 1244 leaving a message with your name, number, and nature of your enquiry.

 

Meet the team

VISA Management:

  • Peter Yetton

Head of Visa Immigration Support and Advice (VISA) & Assistant Academic Registrar (UKVI Compliance)          
visacompliance@gcu.ac.uk
Phone: +44 (0)141 273 1026
Mobile: +44 (0)7891 818 313

  • Frances McNally

Senior Registry Officer (UKVI Compliance) & VISA Support Manager 
visacompliance@gcu.ac.uk
Phone: +44 (0)141 273 1216 ‌ 

VISA Advisors:

  • Janet Pierotti

VISA Advisor – Glasgow campus
visa@gcu.ac.uk
Phone: +44 (0)141 331 3243

  •  Richard Dineen

VISA Advisor – Glasgow campus
visa@gcu.ac.uk
Phone: +44 (0)141 273 1686

  • Helen Howie

VISA Advisor - Glasgow campus
visa@gcu.ac.uk
Phone: +44 (0)141 273 3430

  • Tasho Rachev

Student Adviser (Engagement and Compliance – GCU London
visa@gculondon.ac.uk
Phone: +44 (0)141 273 1829

GCU London Students

If you are studying at GCU London the VISA Team can be contacted on:

Tasho Rachev

VISA Advisor

visa@gculondon.ac.uk 

Phone: +44 (0)141 273 1829

Comments and Feedback

If you would like to share your comments, suggestions or feedback for the VISA Team, please email visa@gcu.ac.uk at any time. We regularly review the service provision for students, families and staff and welcome your comments for improvement.

The Team also closely review feedback provided within the International Student Barometer (ISB) and encourage all international students to use the survey to share their views on their whole GCU student experience, not just their experience with the VISA Team. More Information about the survey and when this is available, can be found at www.gcu.ac.uk/isb