Required Documents for Student Visa of UK

  • Original Acceptance Letter issued by UK University/College
  • Photographs (2) with white back ground
  • Original Passport (6 Months validity)
  • UK Student Visa Fee (Rs 30,800/-) Update
  • T.B Test
  • Affidavit of Support from sponsor (on stamp Paper)
  • Sponsor’s Bank Statement, for the last 6 Months
  • Company Registration Letter from Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (If Company is registered with SECP)
  • Company registration Letter from Chamber of Commerce & Industry (if firm is registered with Chamber of Commerce & Industry)
  • NTN Certificate
  • Tex returns for the last one years
  • Sponsor’s Affidavit Indicating Net Income & Expenses
  • Sponsor’s Salary slip/Income deduction receipt
  • Sponsor’s source of income (on company Letterhead)
  • Sponsor’s Visiting Card
  • Property Documents (Commercial, Residential, Agricultural)
  • Property Affidavit
  • Fixed Deposit Certificate (Photocopies)
  • Rental Documents (If Applicable)

UK Visa Processing Times

The British High Commission, Islamabad, is currently processing all straightforward applications within 10 working days. However, if secondary checks are required this may extend up to 15 working days.

TB Test

Applicants in Pakistan can book appointments for TB screening with the call centre operated by the International Organization for Migration (IOM).


For applicants from the Islamabad, Lahore and Mirpur areas:

UAN (051) 111 466 472 or



Applicants must submit their original documents with a complete set of photocopies, including the completed visa application form. Student applications should provide 2 sets of photocopies. Photocopies should be clearly legible, A4 size on 100 gram paper only unless legal size documents. The visa application centre may refuse to accept your application if you do not provide the required copies.

The Islamabad Visa Application Centre reopened on Monday 17 November following a security review. In order to make an appointment to lodge your applications, please call the Call Centre on 0900 10411 (from a landline) or 8865 (from a mobile)

Anyone wishing to apply for a UK visa or seeking to re-submit their passport following an allowed appeal at our Visa Application Centres (VAC), should contact our call-centre (0900 10411 from a landline or 8865 from a mobile) in order to make an appointment at their nearest VAC. Access to the VACs is restricted to those with appointments only, and anyone arriving without an appointment will be turned away.

UK Visa Application Centers

14-B, Sadiq Plaza
G-9 MarkazLocation map
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43/1/D, Razi road PECHS,
Shahrah-e- Faisal
KarachiLocation map
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20, Ex American Centre Building,
Opp Ganga Ram Hospital
Queens RoadLocation map
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Nau Mahal Plaza,
Near Foot Ball Square,
Defence RoadLocation map
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