apply for visa

Once you have received confirmation of your place at LJMU, you should contact the Entry Clearance Office at the British Embassy, British High Commission or Consular Office in your own country to check whether you need a visa for entry into Britain.

Click here for our Step-by-Step Guide to making a visa application.

PLEASE NOTE: To obtain an Entry Visa you should go to the British Embassy or High Commission in your own country, and present the following documents:


A valid LJMU Confirmation of Acceptance for Studies (CAS)

Evidence of the appropriate financial support for your programme

Two recent photographs of yourself (passport-size)

All relevant educational diplomas and certificates (as stated in your CAS)

A declaration of your intent to return home on completion of your course of study

Appropriate Academic Technology Approval Scheme (ATAS) clearance (if applicable)