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Visa and immigration FAQ

Please look carefully at our Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ). You may find that your question has already been answered.

Our FAQs are divided into different topics. Please read all of the relevant topics to find an answer to your question. The topics are listed in alphabetical order from A to Z.

If you cannot find the answer you are looking for or if you still feel uncertain, please contact us through our online enquiry form.

Change of programme

Change of programme

FAQs for Student visa students currently studying at the University of Southampton about changing their programme of study.

Enrolment

Enrolment

FAQs for students, both new and current, about enrolling at the University of Southampton.

Family and dependants

Family and dependants

FAQs for Student visa students regarding bringing family and dependants to live the UK while you study.

Lost visas and passports

Lost visas and passports

FAQs for lost or stolen passports and visas (including BRP cards) including step-by-step instructions for what you need to do next.

New student registration

New student registration

FAQs for Student visa students starting a new course of study or arriving at University for the first time.

Placements

Placements

FAQs for Student visa students wanting to undertake a placement during their studies at the University of Southampton.

Visa and immigration homepage

Useful links:

Visa drop-in

Visa drop-in and appointments

You can talk to one of our visa advisers by coming to a visa drop-in session, or you can book an appointment for an in-depth discussion. 

Online enquiry form

Enquiry form

You can contact us through our online enquiry form. We strongly encourage people to contact us through the online enquiry form rather than to directly email us.

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