Saudi Arabia / Visa information

Visa information

All Saudi Arabian nationals who wish to study in the UK will need to apply for a study visa before they are eligible to enter the UK and begin their programme of study. 

More detailed information about applying for a visa can be found on the travel and visas page.

Biometric Residence Permit

As part of the student visa application process, you'll need to schedule an in-person appointment at a Visa Application Centre in order to have your fingerprints and a digital photo of your face taken.  

Numerous visa application centres are located throughout Saudi Arabia. Details about these (locations and opening times) can be accessed at Attend a centre | vfsglobal.