Below you will find information on all visa types relevant to international students at GCU, including: Tier 4, Tier 2, Tier 5, Tier 1, Short-Term Study visa, Standard Visit Visa, and more. If you cannot find the answer you are looking for, please get in touch on visa@gcu.ac.uk. 

*NEWS ALERT*

Update on Coronavirus COVID-19 information and advice available for all students.

Please read this carefully and take the appropriate action if this applies to you.

All staff and students:

Please check The NHS Inform website on a regular basis for further updates.

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 regarding Coronavirus/COVID-19:

24 March 2020 - The government have released advice for visa customers and applicants in the UK, visa customers outside of the UK and British nationals overseas who need to apply for a passport affected by travel restrictions associated with coronavirus. You can view this guidance here

UKCISA have also produced helpful guidance for international students in UK in relation to COVID-19

Please contact visa@gcu.ac.uk if you have any questions or concerns.