Please note that as of 1st July 2021, the Doctorate Extension Scheme was replaced with the Graduate Route. An applicant who has successfully completed a PhD or other doctoral qualification will be granted 3 years from the date of decision under the Graduate Route. Full information regarding the eligibility and application process can be found online. 

Please contact the VISA Team directly on visa@gcu.ac.uk if you wish to apply for this route for further information.