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International Student Visa Advice Team

Student Services Centre

London School of Economics and Political Science

Houghton Street




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Immigration Advice for registered students

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Immigration Updates

Find out about all the latest immigration rule changes and policies that will affect you.

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ISVAT Info Sheets

Short leaflets on frequently asked immigration questions including:

  • Registration
  • Working
  • Refusals
  • Tier 4 issues
  • Travel
  • Right to Rent checks
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How to apply for a Tier 4 Visa

LSE specific information on how to apply for a Tier 4 visa and guides to the application forms.


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How to register with the Police in London


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 Changes to your Circumstances During your Studies

Find out how changes to your circumstances during your studies can affect your Tier 4 visa.

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Tier 4 Student Responsibilities

Protect your Tier 4 status in the UK and know when you need to inform the LSE of any changes.

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Checking your visa and correcting errors

How to get an error on your visa corrected.

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Rules for your dependants in the UK 

How to bring your family to the UK, how to extend inside the UK, what to do if you have a baby.

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Working during your studies

Know what you can and can't do if you want to work during your studies on a Tier 4 visa. 

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Passports and Visas - lost, stolen or getting a new one?

Find out what to do if your in the UK or overseas and you lose your passport or BRP.


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Re-taking Exams

Important advice for students who have resit exams


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Working after your studies

Outline of Tier 2 (General),  Tier 4 Doctorate Extension Scheme, Tier 1 Graduate Entrepreneur and other work schemes


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 Online query form

Please read our pages before you contact us. We update our pages regularly based on the questions that students ask us. However, if you can't find the answer to your question, please e-mail us using the web query form.



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