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Below you will find a number of support guides on a wide variety of topics, either directly or indirectly related to immigration, as well as sample visa application forms to help you prepare for your application.

Paper copies of most guides are also available to collect from the Visa and Immigration drop-in session between 10am - 1pm, Monday to Friday, at Cherry Tree Lodge, located at no.13 on the University Park map.


Sample application forms


How to complete the overseas online form – for students to use if applying for a student visa from overseas PDF format


How to complete the student visa online application form - for students and existing dependants applying from inside the UK PDF format


Visa and immigration guides


How to extend your student visa for further studies - for students applying within the UK PDF format


How to apply for your visa overseas - for both new and current students PDF format


How to invite family and friends to visit you in the UK and how to invite family to live with you in Nottingham during your studies PDF format


How to apply for a Schengen visa to visit Europe or a visa to visit the USA PDF format


Information on your right to work, job search, tax and national insurance PDF format


Details about the immigration options for working in the UK after your studies PDF format


Living in the UK


Information on living in Nottingham for those who intend to bring their family with them to the UK.


Helping students to understand the terms and conditions of their student visa PDF format


A guide to using the National Health Service (NHS) in the UK.


New students


Travelling to Nottingham


For those making their own way to Nottingham on arrival to the UK.


Information on the conditions attached to your visa, incuding work restrictions and police registration.


Clear steps to obtaining your student visa – aimed at new starters.


Visa and Immigration Team

Cherry Tree Lodge
University Park Campus
Nottingham, NG7 2RD, UK

t: +44 (0)115 84 66125