Depending on your nationality, you may need a visa to study in the UK. There are a number of different UK visas for international students. The one you need depends on your age and the length and level of course that you want to study.
Before you begin your UK education, check to see if you need a visa. If you do, there are several types of study visa, depending on your age, the length of your course and the level at which you plan to study.
As an international student in the UK you may be eligible to work alongside your studies, depending on your immigration status. Getting a job while you study can improve your language skills and enhance your CV.
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