UK entry regulations

The UK welcomes researchers and students from all over the world to study and work. Depending on where you come from, and your plans, you may need a visa or other official document to enter the UK. The information below is intended as an initial guide rather than definitive advice.

Please check the UK Visas and Immigration website for more detailed and up-to-date information. The full guidance given there is frequently updated and includes details of requirements such as the level of English language expected and the amount of funds you must have available, restrictions such as whether you can do paid work or bring relatives and practicalities such as application procedure and costs.