FAQs

Is your College a Highly Trusted Sponsor?

Yes UKCAT is a Highly Trusted Sponsor and can be found in the list of Tier 4 Register of Sponsors on UKBA’s website.

What is the average cost of living in Manchester as an International student?

Manchester is a reasonably priced city offering good quality affordable living and abundant accommodation. Students will need approx £600 a month to cover living expenses. This includes accommodation, food and transportation. This may vary depending on your budget for rent, food, transport and leisure activities.

Can I give the fee deposit draft to the College Representative?

Normally students are required to pay a deposit prior to enrolment. Your offer letter will mention the details as regards to the payment of this deposit. Fee deposits should be paid by way of Bankers draft favouring “UK College of Arts & Technology” or Bank transfer to UKCAT’s bank account. Please see website for further details.

How much deposit I should be paying?

It is recommended to pay full college fee. However college offer installments where you need to pay deposit up to 50% of college fees. The remaining amount needs to be paid on the first day of your enrolment. Please note you need to show rest of 50% into your bank account in addition to living expenses. (please refer to Fee list for our college fee for different courses and visit UKBA website for updated costs).

Is work allowed if I come on a student visa to your College?

No work is allowed .

Do I need to get a visa to come to UK?

Please check in the list below, if you are in the list you require visa to come to UK.

1. Subject to paragraph 2 below, the following persons need a visa for the United Kingdom:

(a) Nationals or citizens of the following countries or territorial entities:

Afghanistan
Albania
Algeria
Angola
Armenia
Azerbaijan
Bahrain
Bangladesh
Belarus
Benin
Bhutan
Bolivia
Bosnia Herzegovina
Burkina Faso
Burma
Burundi
Cambodia
Cameroon
Cape Verde
Central African Republic
Chad
People’s Republic of China (except those referred to in sub-paragraphs 2(d) and (e) of this Appendix)
Colombia
Comoros
Congo
Cuba
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Djibouti
Dominican Republic
Ecuador
Egypt
Equatorial Guinea
Eritrea
Ethiopia
Fiji
Gabon
Gambia
Georgia
Ghana
Guinea
Guinea Bissau
Guyana
Haiti
India
Indonesia
Iran
Iraq
Ivory Coast
Jamaica
Jordan
Kazakhstan
Kenya
Korea (North)
Kuwait
Kyrgyzstan
Laos
Lebanon
Lesotho
Liberia
Libya
Macau
Macedonia
Madagascar
Malawi
Mali
Mauritania
Moldova
Mongolia
Montenegro
Morocco
Mozambique
Nepal
Niger
Nigeria
Oman (except those referred to in sub-paragraph 2(j) of this Appendix)
Pakistan
Palestinian Territories
Peru
Philippines
Qatar (except those referred to in sub-paragraph 2(k) of this Appendix)
Russia
Rwanda
Sao Tome e Principe
Saudi Arabia
Senegal
Serbia
Sierra Leone
Somalia
South Africa
Sri Lanka
Sudan
Surinam
Swaziland
Syria
Taiwan (except those referred to in sub-paragraph 2(h) of this Appendix)
Tajikistan
Tanzania
Thailand
Togo
Tunisia
Turkey
Turkmenistan
Uganda
Ukraine
United Arab Emirates (except those referred to in sub-paragraph 2(1) of this Appendix)
Uzbekistan
Vatican City
Venezuela (except those referred to in sub-paragraph 2(i) of this Appendix)
Vietnam
Yemen
Zambia
Zimbabwe