You can study any course, free to study any number of hours per week, at any level, for up to 6 months. You cannot extend your stay. You cannot work, volunteer, or extend your stay by applying for a new visa while you are in the UK. You must be under 18 years old.
The child visitor visa application fee is currently £140.
We will send you a confirmation letter showing your course details, details of accommodation, the amount of money you have already paid, and the amount of money you still have to pay before you start your course. To provide you with this letter, St Andrew's College Language School requires you to complete the application process and pay the full course fee up front.
If you are from any of the countries listed below you do not have to apply in advance to obtain a child visitor visa to enter the UK. Instead you can get your passport stamped when you arrive at the airport in the UK. You will need to tell passport control that the purpose of your visit is to study and produce your 'Confirmation of Booking' letter showing your course details. You will be issued with a Child Visitor stamp in your passport.
To reduce the possibility of problems and misunderstandings when arriving at passport control, we would strongly advise that you apply for a Child Visitor Visa before leaving your own country. You can download and complete 'Application form VAF1D - Student visitor' from the UK Visas website: http://www.ukvisas.gov.uk/en/howtoapply/vafs.
You will also need to read 'VAF Guidance notes'. Please read the application form and the guidance very carefully.
In summary, when applying for your UK visa you will need to supply:
These websites provide a quick guide for students that can be useful.