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Maximum time you can hold a Student visa

There are limits placed by the Home Office on how long you can hold a Student visa, which will depend on your level of study. We may request your previous immigration and education history in the UK if this information is not included in your application form. 

Bachelor's Degree level 

At this level, there is a five-year cap on the time you can spend studying.

Postgraduate level 

There is no limit on the amount of time you can spend studying.