Visas and Immigration
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International Student Support
The International Student Support team provides specialist immigration advice to prospective and current Imperial College students, with particular expertise in Tier 4 (General) student visas, Short-term Study visas and options to remain in the UK to work after study.
This team also contributes to the College Welcome, running orientation workshops and events for new international students, as well as other support activities throughout the year to enhance the international student experience. The team forms part of the Registry.
The International Student Support team policies can be accessed below:
The International Student Support office is usually open as follows:
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 09.30-17.00 and Wednesday 10.00-16.00.
A trained immigration adviser will normally be available to offer advice at the times below:
- Quick Query sessions: Monday 10:00-12:00 and Friday 14:00-16:00. No appointment needed.
- Appointments: Tuesday 14.00-17.00 and Thursday 10:00-13:00. Please stop by our office during opening hours or telephone us on 0207 594 8040 to book an appointment.
The office is CLOSED on Saturday, Sunday, UK public holidays and College closure days.
To ask us a question please use our web query form.
EventsStudent Support events
14 February 2018, 14:00 – 16:00International Work Options After Study
24 February 2018, 08:00 – 19:00Social Oxford and Blenheim Palace
28 February 2018, 14:00 – 15:00International Applying for a Schengen visa
07 March 2018, 13:00 – 14:00International Tier 4 work restrictions during your studies