94. Tier 4 (Child) Students: entry clearance.

94.     Tier 4 (Child) Students: entry clearance.

The Tier 4 (Child) Student route is for children at least four years old and under the age of 18 who wish to be educated in the United Kingdom at an independent school1.

All migrants arriving in the United Kingdom and wishing to enter as a Tier 4 (Child) Student must have a valid entry clearance for entry under this route; otherwise entry will be refused2. The requirements for a grant of entry clearance are:


    (1)     the applicant must not fall for refusal under the general grounds for refusal3;