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Visa and Immigration Advice

Support & Advice Services 

Visa and Immigration Advice

As an International Student at RGU there is a range of immigration information, advice and guidance that the Student Immigration Team can offer you.

Our advisers are trained and competent to advise to Level 1 (Advice and Assistance) of the Office of the Immigration Services Commissioner (OISC) Code of Standards.

Our service is free, impartial and confidential. We endeavour to answer any visa or immigration queries within 3 working days.

We advise on:

  • your visa responsibilities
  • Biometric Residence Permits
  • extending or renewing your student visa
  • working during or after your studies options
  • Dependant Visas for Tier 4 students
  • Schengen Visas for Europe
  • visas for family or friends visiting the UK
  • visas for coming to the UK to attend a short course

Get Support - Current Students

Book an Appointment

Current Students can book a 30 minute appointment with an International Student Advisor by logging into ASK RGU

  1. Click on ‘My Appointments’
  2. Search for ‘Visa and Immigration Advice’
  3. Select an appointment slot
  4. Click ‘Book’

Ask a question

Current students can browse our Frequently Asked Questions or log a new question: 

Visit us on campus or phone

The Student Immigration Team is located on level three of the Ishbel Gordon Building.

Telephone: +44 (0) 1224 262020 or +44 (0) 1224 262109

Further information

Current students and staff can also find out more on CampusMoodle:


Prospective Students & Applicants

If you are not a current student, but are in the process of applying to RGU to start one of our courses for the first time, find out more about Visa requirements and options:

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