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Short-term students

Short-term students The short-term study routes (previously student visitor routes) are for people who want to come to the UK to study for a short period of time on a course that does not include a work placement or work experience, with the exception of electives which meet paragraph A57D(a)(iii) of the Immigration Rules. There are 3 short-term student routes: short-term student (6 months) – for applicants aged 16 and over for a maximum of 6 months’ study; short-term student (11 months) – for applicants aged 16 and over for a maximum of 11 months’ English language study only; short-term student (child) – for applicants aged under 16 for a maximum of 6 months’ study. The only situation in which a student may use short-term study (STS) to study a course that will not be completed within their 6 month stay, other than for an English language course, is where a student is undertaking distance learning. An applicant who wishes to use short-term study to undertake distance learning in the UK must meet all of the following criteria. They must: be studying for the majority of their time outside of the UK for a UK qualification by distance learning; be on a course...

How To Apply For A UK Visit Visa (Update – 2020)

How To Apply For A UK Visit Visa OR Visitor Standard Visa the UK Applying for a UK visit visa post Covid-19 can be a stressful process and making sure the Visa is not refused, you need to make sure the application for the UK visa contains both the right information and evidences. The purpose of the UK visitor visa is to allow a person to undertake multiple activities whilst they are in the UK, but the applicant should be able to explain what their main reason for coming to the UK is at the visa application stage, on entry and for extending their stay. It is the applicant’s responsibility to ensure they provide evidence to satisfy the Home Office who will be issuing the UK visit visa, that they meet the UK visitor Visa rules. The application for the UK visit visa is assessed based on the information, immigration history and evidences. We see that the visa applications are being refused due to previous legal abuses. Whilst you are a genuine visitor, the UK Home Office must ensure that the UK visit visa application is applied correctly with the right information. Please do avoid using agents and unqualified lawyers. Whilst their...

Tier 5 UK Visa | Temporary Work Visa

Tier 5 UK Visa For Temporary Workers Charity worker visa ( Tier 5 UK Visa ) Tier 5 UK  visa is issued who are coming to the UK to do unpaid voluntary work for a charity. The work they do must relate to the work of their sponsor’s organizations. Applicants need to have a certificate of sponsorship from a licensed employer before applying. Eligibility to apply for charity worker visa You have to submit the documents that show you are able to support yourself. So you must have £945 in your bank account for 90 days before you apply. Besides, it is required to have a certificate of sponsorship reference number from your UK sponsor. Documents you have to provide  When you apply you require providing: A current passport and other valid travel identification You have had at £945 in savings before you apply for 90 days. This is to prove you can support yourself and you must have this in your bank account for 90 days before you apply. Apply You must apply online for this UK charity worker visa. You require your fingerprints and photograph taken at a visa application centre as part of your application. You will...

UK Family Visa – Visa Service & Advice Online

UK Family Visas | Apply for a UK Visa for your Family You require a UK family visa to reside with a family member in the UK for more than six months. If you are outside the UK you can apply for a family to live with your spouse or partner, fiancé, child, parent, and any relative. If you are inside the UK you can apply to extend your stay with your family member if you are already in the UK on a family visa. However, if you come to the UK on a different visa you may be able to switch to a UK family visa to reside with your spouse, partner, child or parent. Apply as a partner or spouse in the UK You and your partner both require being 18 or over. Your spouse or partner must be a British citizen or settle in the UK meaning to have indefinite leave to remain. Both of you must be intending to live together permanently in the UK. What you need to prove You must prove that you are in a civil partnership or marriage that is recognised in the UK. Besides, you must have been living together for...

Family permit in the UK

To live with your family member in the UK you require a family visa. If you are outside in the UK you can apply for a family visa to live with your spouse or partner, fiancé or proposed civil partner, child, parent or relative. If you apply inside in the UK you can apply to extend your stay with your family member if you are in the UK on a family visa. However, if you came to the UK on a different visa you might be able to switch to a family visa to reside with your spouse or partner, child and parent. Besides, you might be able to apply to stay on the basis of your private life if you have lived in the UK for many years already. However, you can extend or switch at any time before your current permission to live in the UK get expired. You must reside in the UK for a certain amount of time before you are eligible for settlement. How much family visa costs depends on how you apply. If you apply outside the UK joining your partner, parent or child will cost £1,523. While dependent is added for each person...

The hidden UK spouse visa cost in 2020

The hidden UK spouse visa cost in 2020 If you apply from outside the UK the UK spouse visa cost is £1,523. However, in terms of submitting application from inside the UK spouse visa cost is £1,033. Document Translations When documents are not in English or Welsh, There is required to include translation in the application. Surprisingly, you are not eligible to translate by yourself without taking any assistance from the home office. So, what amount does it cost? Generally speaking, it varies on the amount of documents those are required to be translated. However, if a document is essential to a visa application it will require to get translated. There are a list of credentials that needs to be translated which are following: Marriage Certificate Divorce Certificate Death Certificate Birth Certificate Degree Certificate It will cost about £60 for one page translation and £85 to translate a two-page documents. English language test costs: Not everyone will have to spend their money on English Language Test for their UK visas application. For instance, if you are applying from the country where most of them speak in English, what you require to present is your passport to fulfil the English Language...

Top rated UK immigration Lawyers in London

Top-rated UK immigration Lawyers in London We are one of the top-rated UK immigration Lawyers practicing exclusively in immigration into the UK, immigration detention, and immigration appeals. We pride ourselves on not only delivering exceptional legal services but we are famous for our commitment and loyalty to the ability to find out the innovative solutions for complex legal issues. Along with all levels of immigration consultancy, we do focus on providing you the best legal advice. ICS Legal launched its legal business in 2006 in the United Kingdom to provide high-quality legal services to our clients. ICS Legal aims to build long-term relationships with clients through achieving their desired goals and ambition. Our professional solicitors have more than fifteen years of diverse and inclusive experiences in the areas of UK immigration advice and appeals. Our solution-based approach along with deep experience across all the legal sectors makes us one of the most comprehensive law firms. We realize that advising corporate clients not only means to occupy the respective knowledge and communicative abilities but to comprehend each and every state and condition regarding the client’s perspective and credentials. However, by providing legal advice and guidance we help our clients meet their purposes....

Variety of UK family visa

UK visas: UK visa refers to the authorizing credentials by which people have the rights to enter the UK, remain temporarily or permanently there. If you are issued a visa it means you have fulfilled all the requirements that had been given to you and you are eligible to enter the UK as well. However, people want to have the UK visas for different sorts of reasons including work and business purposes, study purpose, transit through the UK to another country and so on. Required documents for UK visas A fulfilled application form Recently taken Photos Valid passport Detailed journey route Payments documents of the UK visa application fees Biometric information is needed if visa is applied for more than six months longer period. Fingerprints and photographs must be submitted to the application centre. Types of UK visa There are six different types of visa including work visas, business visas, study visas, visitor visas, family visa, settlement visas and Transit visa. UK family visas UK family visas allow certain family members to live permanently to the UK who have relatives holding another type of UK visa. There are different types of family visas including spouse visa, unmarried partners, grandchildren, parents...