Top UK Study Visa Interview Questions & Answers – Complete List
As time is passing, the world is coming to its original shape. Things are restarting from a standstill lockdown. Same with the universities across the world. Students are excited to restart their preparation for their abroad study. So if you are one of them and thinking to go to UK for your higher study then just wait for a moment and look into our below blog which is written by Ms. Krimi Shah. She is our Sr. Admission Process Executive at Edugo Abroad. This blog is a complete visa guide which has some crucial questions and answers that every aspirant student should know.
Enjoy the blog written by Ms. Shah. She is working with top British universities for a long time.
Who will turn down an opportunity to study in a country where one can get an extensive range of courses? Whether it's Dentistry or Law, Music or Supply Chain Management, Forensic Science or Economics, Mathematics or Marketing, UK has a wide range of options where students can apply for the desired course. UK has always been on the top of student’s list due to its easy and simplified procedure, quality of education and for its world best universities.
Approximately 50,000 students come here to turn their dreams to reality every year. UK is the second most famous destination for abroad education right next to USA. The shorter duration of Master Degree is one of the most alluring parts of UK. It will not only save the time of the student but it will help to reduce the overall education cost of the student. Apart from all those who wouldn’t enjoy living a British lifestyle with all those great pubs crawls, English breakfast, observing London from the top in the London Eye and whatnot.
Top UK Visa Interview Questions and Answers
Coming to the part which is the first step towards your education in UK is whether you are eligible to apply for UK. You can take a little self-assessment test with the help of the following video.
Once you are eligible the next step is to choose the course and the university where you want to study. After carrying out a trip of online research, consulting educational consultants and getting reviews for the university, finally, a university for which you want to apply is finalized. After applying and getting an offer letter from the university, here is the part where most of the students feel nervous about, Credibility Interview! Well, I have some tricks for the students who are going to appear for the credibility interview.
Before you appear for the interview always remember that the interviewer is experienced and he knows his job well, so try to be clear and very specific about your answers. The chances of getting a visa are very high, all you will require is good English + Justified reasons to study in UK + all the required documents. Let’s discuss what the most are frequently asked questions in Credibility Interview.
#1. Personal Details and Educational Background
The interviewer may ask personal details such as your Name, Date of Birth, your previous education, job experience, etc. Make sure that you refer to the course modules of your previous education as well.
#2. Where will you be studying in UK?
Do in-depth research for the university you have applied to. Try to be precise regarding why you have applied for the university. Never say that you have applied for only 1 university, you are required to say that you have considered a few universities and out of them you have to choose one. Do not use words such as “it is the best university or it has best infrastructure” as they may ask the reasons for the same. Also, research the other universities that you have considered while applying for UK.
#3. The reasons why you have applied for that course
The reasons why you have applied for the course should be very much clear. How you finalize your decision to apply for that course and what will you gain by studying this course. To be accurate about your answers practice frequently which will help to express yourself more efficiently during the interview.
#4.The reasons why you have chosen UK for further education
Your intention for going to UK should be clear. The interviewer is interested whether you are a genuine student or not. You should give justified reasons for choosing UK for your further education and how this will enhance your career. They can also ask your plans after completion of your studies in UK.
#5. Regarding your IELTS score
If you are weak in any of the modules in IELTS, the interviewer can ask you questions regarding the same. You can answer that “Yes, I am aware that I am weak in writing compared to other modules so I intend to take extra classes to improve my skills.
The interviewer can ask the place where you will stay in UK. It can be at your friends or relatives place or it can be on a university campus or it can be in an apartment with your friends. Students should give correct details as the interview can ask you address as well.
Apart from these questions, they may ask you regarding your finance, living cost in UK, whether you have applied to any other country before applying for UK, etc. Summing up, the interview will be all about the reason why have chosen UK, particular university and course, your plans, your visa file and your background. This is how easy it is to crack credibility interview of UK!
Things to be taken care of during the interview
Dress well for the interview
Be clear and specific
Do not try to memorize answers, practice frequently so you can elaborate in a better way
Do in-depth research on your own, this will help you to explain briefly
Don’t bluff, there are chances that they may ask you those things in detail
We hope you like the blog written by Ms. Shah. Team Edugo Abroad guides the student from their application form to the final interview. Edugo Abroad is one of the leading overseas education consultants for foreign education. With great network and vast experience in the field, Edugo Abroad leads the students for great success.