Visa Immigration Support & Advice (VISA) Team

‌Welcome to GCU Visa Immigration Support & Advice (VISA)

Here to assist both current and prospective international GCU students and their dependants, the VISA Team are an approachable dedicated team of ethical and professional immigration specialists, committed to the quality delivery of reliable advice and guidance on GCU student visa & immigration matters. 

NEWS: New student route launched 5th October 2020. Check our our News page for more information and FAQs.

Coronavirus: advice for international students

The COVID-19 pandemic has significantly impacted visas and international travel, as well as how GCU and the VISA Team are operating. This section contains advice for new and continuing international students in relation to Coronavirus and its impact on international students and student visas.

Visa Information

Here you will find information for both current and prospective GCU students on the eligibility and visa application process for student visas, and work visas for after studies. You will find information on the Student visa, Short-Term study visa, Tier 2 General work visa, Start-up visa, Tier 5 Temporary worker Government Authorised Exchange visa, and more. You will also find information on visas for other countries, including the Schengen visa, and information on conditions for current GCU sponsored international students. 

News updates

Here you will find the latest updates from the VISA Team for international students. This includes news on any changes to relevant guidance issued from the Home Office, any internal news updates from the VISA Team regarding our service, and any other visa related news updates which may be of importance to our current and prospective international students. This page is updated regularly with visa-related news.

Contact the team

Here you will find information on how to get in touch with the VISA Team incuding the online booking process for our remote Drop-in sessions. Our helpful VISA Advisors are on hand to help you if you cannot find the answer to your question, or if you require further information or assistance. The team offer a variety of ways for you to get in touch and can assist you via video-call, phone, or email.