Depending upon the country of origin participants may or may not require the visa to travel to the United Kingdom for a short term programme. Generally people of other nationalities from most developing countries require student visitor visa to participate in education and training programmes in the UK.
A student visitor can only be in the UK for a maximum of 6 months and can switch courses within the Immigration Rules. A student visitor is someone who intends to do a course of less than 6 months and who does not intend to take part-time employment or undertake a paid or unpaid work placement as part of their course.
Requirements for Short Term Study Visa
Generally the following documents are required to support UK VISA applications:
A Valid Passport
Letter of Enrolment or any other admission confirmation letter issued by an accredited UK Institution
Confirmation of Accommodation
Proof of necessary funds held in the students or parents or sponsors account
An affidavit of support from the parents/Sponsors
Student’s past academic progress and a letter of confirmation from the current institution