Credibility Interview

Please keep this for your reference for visa interviewsthat you might have to take.

It is essentialthat students are fully aware of all relevant details relating to theirintended course of study (hours per week, core modules, relevant awards and assessmentmethods etc.) and the reason behind their choice to study the course and whythey chose the intended Institution.     

ü Why do you want to study in UK?

ü What are the benefits of studying in the UK compared to your homecountry or USA/Canada/Australia etc.?

ü Why did you choose this University?

ü How did you find about it?

ü Which other universities have you considered?

ü Where is the university?  

ü Do you know roughly how large the university is?

ü Why did you choose this course and how does it relate to yourprevious study?

ü How do you explain the gaps in your study/professional history?

ü What is the relevance of the course to your future career path?

ü What qualification will you receive?

ü How long does the course last?

ü How is your course assessed? (Very Important)

ü Do you know what level your course is at?

ü Did you consider any other course?

ü Does this course offer any professional recognition?

ü Are you planning to stay in the UK on completion to study for ahigher award?

ü What facilities are you expecting at the university?

ü Will you need help finding accommodation?

ü Do you understand the responsibilities of students entering the UKunder Tier 4 of the PBS?



Student shouldalso be prepared to answer questions relating to their financial and employmentsituation (parent or legal guardian only) who will be covering the costs of thecourse and maintenance fees.

ü What is your current occupation?

ü Who is financing your studies?

ü What is the profession of your financial sponsor and whatrelationship they have to you?

ü Do you have evidence of the financial status of your financialsponsor, e.g. bank statements for last 6 months, bonds, investments, etc.?

ü Do you know what your accommodation will cost in the UK?

ü Do you know howmuch your living expenses will be?