Visa Information

3 - 5 WOOD STREET, OLD TOWN, SWINDON, SN1 4AN.   Tel: 01793 335098.   info@swindonenglish.co.uk

Accreditation

We are accredited by the Accreditation Body for Language Services (ABLS).
ABLS Accreditation is approved by UK Visas and Immigraton for the purpose of accrediting private education providers recruiting
Short-term study visa students to the UK.

Accommodation

We can arrange accommodation for our students.  Staying with a homestay family is a great way to experience everyday life in England and will help you practise your English in a real environment.  You will be treated as a family member, live in a single room and share all the living areas in the house.

For details and prices:

If you come from a non-EEA country, are minimum 18 years of age, and you would like to take a course at Swindon School of English you may apply for a Short Term Study Visa. Students on short courses should apply for a 6-month Short Term Study Visa and students on courses between 6 and 11 months in duration should apply for an 11-month Short Term Study Visa.

 

Students can apply for a Short Term Study Visa at any level. It is an ideal visa type for all students who wish to take a short language course, or for students who wish to take a long course of up to 11 months. You can apply for a visa up to 3 months before your date of travel to the UK.

 

Short Term Study Visa (6 months or 11 months)

Students with a Short Term Study Visa:

  • may not work in the UK
  • may not bring dependents
  • cannot extend their visas in the UK – if students wish to apply for a new visa, they must return to their home country first.

To apply for a Short Term Study Visa:

  • please apply for your course (minimum 15 hours per week)
  • pay your deposit or full fees
    • for courses of up to 3 months we require full payment
    • for courses of 3 - 6 months we require full payment or 35% deposit
      (minimum payment £500)
    • for courses of 6 - 11 months we require full payment or 25% deposit
      (minimum payment £500)
  • ask us to send you a special letter supporting your application for a Short Term Study Visa.

If you are applying for a Short Term Study Visa, you do not need to send us documents proving your level.

Visa refusal:

If you are refused a visa, please let us see a copy of your visa refusal letter and we will refund to you your fees minus £50 administrative fee. No refund will be provided without a copy of your official refusal notice.

 

SWINDON SCHOOL OF ENGLISH, SECOND FLOOR, 3-5 WOOD STREET, OLD TOWN, SWINDON SN1 4AN, UK

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