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Changes to my studies
Leave of Absence
Thesis Awaited Status
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I have a Tier 4 visa and need to take leave of absence. Will this affect my visa?
I am an overseas student and I want to transfer to a new programme. Do I need to apply for ATAS?
I have a Tier 4 visa and need to take leave of absence. Can I stay in the UK during my leave of absence?
I have a Tier 4 visa and I am leaving the University. Will this affect my visa?
I am a PGR student and I am not going to be able to submit my corrected/revised thesis by the stated deadline. What can I do?
I have a Tier 4 visa and I need to apply for a course extension to the maximum period of registration. Will this affect my visa?
I have a Tier 4 visa and I need to apply for an extension to my dissertation or corrected thesis/revised thesis deadline. Will this affect my visa?
Will I still be exempt from paying council tax whilst in thesis awaited status?
What is Leave of Absence?
I am going to have external student status. Will I lose access rights to University facilities?
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