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Dependants

Family can come to the UK as dependants of Tier 4 (General) Students
Family can come to the UK as dependants of Tier 4 (General) Students

Your family members may be able to come to the UK as your dependants if you are on a Tier 4 (General) student visa and certain conditions are met. Our Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) page provides useful information regarding dependants, including which family members can join you in the UK as your dependants and the steps they must follow.

The Home Office explains further who can apply for a tier 4 dependant visa, and who is eligible for a Standard Visitor Visa

If you cannot find the information you are looking for, then you can either:

 

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Dependants (UKCISA)Guidance for dependants of UK visa applicants (UKVI)
Link to Frequently Asked Questions page

Frequently Asked Questions

If you are uncertain about anything or you have a query then our comprehensive Frequently Asked Questions page may have the answer.

Visa Drop-in and Appointments

Visa Drop-in and Appointments

You can talk to one of our visa advisors by either coming along to one of our visa drop-in sessions or you can book an appointment for an in depth discussion.

Enquiry Form

Enquiry Form

We strongly encourage people to contact us through the online enquiry form. Providing your personal and course information in addition to your query results in a better and quicker response.

You can talk to one of our visa advisors by either coming along to one of our visa drop-in sessions or you can book an appointment for an in depth discussion.

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