Study in the UK


Studying in the UK is a great opportunity for you to “live” in another country, and get an international qualification, and work experience. It is also a life-changing experience, with a great opportunity to stay and work full time on a work permit for 2 years after graduation and then the possible pathway to British Citizenship!

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Here is an opportunity to get a University degree from the UK and a postgraduate 2 year work permit after graduation.  Study, work and live in the UK for up to 6 years and possibly onto British Citizenship.

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Why choose Bloomsbury!

Life as an international student:


Status : Program Open
Embassy : Open
Vaccination Required : Recommended
PCR Required to Enter : No

Here is an opportunity to get a University degree from the UK and a postgraduate 2-year work permit after graduation.  Study, work and live in the UK for up to 6 years and possibly gain British Citizenship.

Have a look at our Campus    

Why choose Bloomsbury!

Life as an international student:

Next Intake is OCT 2022 and FEB 2023
Choose from 5 courses. 4 Undergraduate and 2 Postgraduate.
Courses are between £12000 and £15000

Our courses, your future
We have three, 4-year degree options to choose from and 2 “top-up” (postgrad)  options

Our BA (Hons) Business Management including a Foundation Year degree explores the concepts and practice of business management around the world – perfect if you’d like to start a new career or even your own business.
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Our LLB (Hons) Law including a Foundation Year degree is a qualifying law degree and we’re one of the few providers to have been granted Institutional Exemptions for Chartered Institute of Legal Executives (CILEx) qualifications. More Info

Our BA (Hons) Accounting and Financial Management including a Foundation Year degree has been accredited by the Association of Chartered and Certified Accountants (ACCA) and the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) – so you can fast-track your accountancy career. More Info

MBA (Masters if Business Administration)
If you hold a HND (Higher National Diploma) in Business or a related subject and you’d like to achieve a full honours degree in just a year, we’ve designed our Top-up BA (Hons) Business Management (One Year Top-up): More Info

MSc Management
This MSc Management course aims to produce graduates that can work effectively in the key functional areas of any type of organisation, be it for-profit organisations, governments, institutions or charities. No work experience is required. 2:2 honours degree in any subject from a UK university, or equivalent qualification.
We also accept international qualifications. If you have 2 years postgraduate experience, you may be eligible for our MBA.More Info


What do I need?
• Current & valid passport/travel document
• Previous UK visas
• Your original transcripts and certificates
• Evidence of maintenance (e.g. recent bank statement)
• Proof of English language proficiency
• Tuberculosis certificate

Am I eligible?
• Fully vaccinated
• South African Passport
• Adequate funds for the fees listed above
• Pass the free English Language proficiency test

Start/Finish Dates

The next intake is OCt 2022 and FEB 2023.

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Visa Info

If you are applying to the new Student route you will need to demonstrate they that you meet the required 70 points.

To achieve the required points, you will need to show that:

1)You have been offered a place on a course and have received a Confirmation of Acceptance of Studies (CAS) – 50 Points  (OVC arrange this)
2)You can speak, read, write and understand English – 10 Points
3) You have enough money to support yourself and pay for any outstanding course fees – 10 Points

Working in the UK
While studying with us, international students can work part-time up to 20 hours per week during term-time and full-time during vacations.

And if you’re planning on working in the UK after completing your course, then we have good news…

From 1 July 2021, all international students who have successfully achieved a UK Bachelor’s degree can apply for the new Graduate Route.
Those on the Graduate route will be able to work or look for work after their studies for a maximum period of 2 years (3 years for PhD students).
We assist all our graduates who wish to apply for the Graduate Route and our Student Engagement, Wellbeing and Success (SEWS) team can also support you with job applications, CVs and cover letters.

Our support is second to none. We’ll help you settle into London life, support you throughout your studies and guide you through life as a graduate.
From wellbeing to employability advice, our Student Engagement, Wellbeing and Success (SEWS) team are here for you.

Maintenance fees & Financial requirements
To study for a degree, you need to show that you have enough money to support yourself and pay for any outstanding course fees you may have. For any course that is 9 months and longer, you will need £1,334 per month for your living costs. This means you will need to show a minimum of £12,006 for your application, plus any outstanding course fees. Funds must be maintained in a bank account for at least 28 consecutive days and the bank document must not be more than 31 days old. You can show funds from a current account, deposit account, savings account or investment account. You can provide bank statements from a parent or legal guardian. You can also provide a loan letter if you received a student loan or a financial guarantee letter if you received official financial sponsorship from the relevant bodies. These letters must state how much money is granted to you for your course fees and/or maintenance.


Program fee £12 000 - Per Annum - Under-Grad Courses £15 000 - Per Annum - Post-Grad Courses
Other fees NHS fee £470 per Annum x years of Course Visa Service Fees Main Applicant Visa - No charge Dependent Applicant Visa - R5500 per applicant Maintenance Fees Applicants must show a min of £12 006 for a period of 28 days in their account, prior to the visa application
Visa fees £363
Travel Insurance R 5910 - 29y Inclusive, Valid 1 Year, Optional Global Cover
Airfare (approx) R5000+ One-way Tickets Allowed
Recommended Spending Money You will need to take sufficient spending money to last the first month, plus rent and rental deposits.


To start the process, please contact your local OVC office. They will send you an online link to complete plus all the admission documents for the college. We will need you to send us the completed documents and admission forms. We will forward these to the college and start the process from there.

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*Three reasons to choose our institute*
1)We’re committed to understanding and supporting every individual who chooses to study with us
2)Our degrees, including a foundation year, will equip you with the skills, knowledge, and capabilities necessary to flourish in work – and throughout life
3)Our student-focused Student Recruitment and Admissions teams are dedicated to guiding you through the admissions process – from helping you decide if now is the right time to study, to finding the right course for you.

An exceptional experience
Our Faculty comprises of academics and practitioners who care about their subject and the students they teach. We prioritise face-to-face contact with lecturers and other students as well as supporting your learning with online tools and content.

Free events and discussion groups will help you build your communication, networking and influencing skills, and our expanding links with employers and professional organisations can support your career beyond graduation.

Our Student Guild and societies ensures numerous opportunities to meet and socialise with other students.

Location, location, location
Our Institute is a wonderful place to be. It’s a short walk to Covent Garden, the West End and Kings Cross, and easily connected to every part of the city by tube and bus.

We are known internationally as an intellectual hub, having been home to renowned writers and thinkers including Darwin, Dickens and Keynes – not to mention everyone from Bob Marley to Ricky Gervais…

As well as major landmarks such as The British Museum and The British Library, we also feature numerous cultural attractions and public parks and gardens. We boast the best selection of cafes, shops, restaurants and pubs in London.

You’re more than just your student number
You’ll get tailored support services that cover everything from academic skills through to employability, disability and help with visa applications.

Our Student Guild is also on hand throughout your studies – you’ll hear more about this when you join us.

Superb value and flexibility
Studying for a degree is a serious investment of your time, energy and money. That’s why we make sure our fees offer such great value for money and we offer some students scholarships and travel bursaries.

We’ve partnered with The Stay Club to bring you safe and secure accommodation located a short distance away from our campus.

International Student House
Where: 229 Great Portland Street, London, W1W 5PN

Starts from £171.01 per week per person

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