Who needs a visa to study in the UK?


Students from many countries can study for up to six months in the UK without a visa. Others will need to choose the right visa to suit their course type and study duration. 

Find clear and simple information on UK student visas on our English with Confidence website.


Covid-19: information for agents

Advise students with confidence. Visit the English with Confidence website for essential information on travelling to the UK. 


StudyWorld autumn, 21 - 22 September

Join us online in September for StudyWorld autumn and meet accredited UK providers.

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Becoming antiracist: promoting a fairer, more inclusive and equitable UK ELT sector

English UK's antiracism plan, published in July 2021, is part of our commitment to creating a fairer, safer and better industry for everyone.

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English with Confidence campaign

Get involved in our international-facing campaign to support market recovery for UK ELT. With your support we can amplify campaign messages and reach the right people.

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The latest UK ELT student statistics

Our 2022 student statistics report show the pandemic's impact on English UK members deepened in 2021.

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StudyWorld spring 2023 (in-person)

2023 will see the return of StudyWorld in-person after three and a half years. Join us at the Hilton London Bankside hotel on Wednesday 8 to Friday 10 March. 

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Association of the year 2021

We are thrilled to have been named Association of the year in The PIEoneer Awards 2021. 

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