Information for international students who require a visa to study in the UK
If you are from outside of the UK, over 16 and applying for a programme lasting longer than 6 months then you will likely need a visa to study at Al-Maktoum College
Check the full UK Government requirements here
Before applying for your visa, please make sure you have the following information (full details below):
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
You will need funds to cover your tuition fees plus living costs for up to one academic year (up to 9 months)
· Financial evidence*
· Passport information
· Proof of English language**
* You must show that have this money for at least 28 consecutive days. The end date of the 28-day period must be within 31 days of the date you apply for your visa.
**This should be to level B1 for HNC programmes and level B2 for all other programmes
You may also be asked to provide further documents. Check the full list here
Complete your application online and pay any associated costs
You must prove your knowledge of English as required by UKVI
After you have received and accepted an unconditional offer, attended an intent to study interview and we have confirmed your documentation.
After you have received your CAS and no more than 6 months prior to your programme start date.
Full details of costs can be found on the UKCISA website
Visas are usually processed within 3 weeks, full details can be found here
No, students studying at a private provider are currently not eligible to work during their studies.
No, students studying at a private provider are currently not eligible to bring dependants with them to the UK.
Currently, students graduation from Al-Maktoum College are not eligible to apply to the Graduate Route. Full details of working in the UK after your studies can be found on the UKCISA website
No, you can study at Al-Maktoum College as supplementary study.
Yes, you will be required to apply for a Student Visa to continue your studies at another institution.