Visa Requirements

Spencer School are unable at the moment to accept students requiring visas as our formal accreditation is still in progress. However there are 56 countries including Japan and South Korea, for which you may not need a visa. This is only intended for guidance and can alter without notice at any time. We strongly suggest that unless you are a European Union citizen, you use the following link  to see what the position is.  
You may under any circumstance be asked for proof of residence and length of stay so you should have with you your return travel documents, Spencer School Certificate of Enrolment, tuberculosis test result (only if from a country where you have to take the test), and proof of sufficient funds while in the UK.


Non-visa nationals

Citizens of 56 countries and territories are visa-exempt for stays in the UK of up to 6 months (or 3 months if they enter from the Republic of Ireland):
The list can be subject to change so please check with  to ensure you have right of entry to the UK


Electronic Visa Waiver (EVW)

From 9 December 2013, citizens of the countries below can obtain an electronic visa waiver (EVW) online for travel on or after 1 January 2014.

  • Oman
  • Qatar
  • United Arab Emirates

The above is the current situation but please check with  to ensure the EVW is still available to you.