Short-term study visa refusals

Over the last year or so, institutions have been dealing with an increase in visa refusals for their short-term students. This course will give advisers an opportunity to find ways of reducing the likelihood of such refusals occurring.

Course objectives:

By the end of the session, attendees should be able to identify:

  • what a short-term study visa can be used for
  • mechanisms to minimise the risk of refusal
  • what can be done to support students who have received a refusal

This course is suitable for:

This course is suitable for experienced advisers only. Advisers must be familiar with navigating the Immigration Rules and assisting short-term students who have received refusals.


  • Date(s): 21 November 2019
  • Time: 9.30am - 4.30pm
  • Price: £240 members, £160 students’ unions, £450 non-members
  • Location: London
  • Main contact: Will Burton
  • Telephone: 020 7288 4330
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