Your Visa

About us

The International Student Support (ISS) team provides a professional and dedicated advisory service to all prospective and currently registered international students, throughout their studies at the University of Surrey.

English Language

See how our English language courses can improve your confidence and increase your chances of academic and professional success.

Immigration conditions during your studies

-Police Registration
-Working During Your Studies

Social Media

‘SurreyStudent’ social media channels will keep you up to date with student life info and advice:

Like the Facebook page.
Follow us on Twitter.
Follow us on Pinterest.

Applying for visa outside the UK

If you need to apply for a Tier 4 visa from your home country, these pages will give you full information about the application process.

Families and Dependents

Postgraduate and  Government-sponsored students may wish to bring their families/dependants to the UK during their studies.

Working after study

The ISS team advises students on the opportunities available after graduation.

Working during your studies

Get familiar with working restrictions as a Tier 4 ( General) student.

Applying for visa inside the UK

If you are applying for a new Tier 4 visa from the UK, these pages will help you make your application.

Support for current students

See how the International Student Support team advises and supports current students in many areas, including 

  • Host Families
  • Driving in the UK
  • Travelling around

Visa compliance

As a Tier 4 Sponsor, the University of Surrey has to comply with its sponsorship duties and the immigration rules laid down by the Home Office. The Visa Compliance team liaise with all international students with regards to Tier 4 visas.