CAS Request Form

Tier 4 Doctorate Extension Scheme
To be completed by students who wish to apply to for a visa under the Tier 4 Doctorate Extension Scheme.
Complete this form in BLOCK CAPITALS and return to the International Student Advisory Service along with
a photocopy or scan of your current visa and passport.
Before you return the form you must ensure ALL sections are complete and accurate.
STUDENT’S DETAILS
UUN (Student Number)
Family Name
Given Name
Date of Birth (DD/MM/YYYY)
Nationality
Passport Number
Email Address
Telephone Number
COURSE DETAILS
Full Course Name (including subject area)
Expected Qualification
Was ATAS Required?
Viva Date
Expected Date of Final Submission
Name of Supervisor
Supervisor’s Email Address
CURRENT VISA DETAILS
Visa Type (e.g. Tier 4)
Visa Start Date
Visa End Date
DECLARATIONS
I confirm that all the details provided above are complete and accurate. I confirm that the date I have provided for final
submission is based on the recommendation of the exam panel. I understand that I cannot submit an application for a
Tier 4 (DES) visa after I have submitted my final thesis. I, the student am aware of my responsibility to abide by the
conditions of my Tier 4 visa and I will apply for a Tier 2 visa when I begin a job that meets the Tier 2 criteria.

Signed (student): ______________________________________________ Date:___________________
Signed (supervisor):____________________________________________ Date:___________________

International Student Advisory Service
International Office – 33 Buccleuch Place – Edinburgh – EH8 9JS – 0131 6515294 – visahelp@ed.ac.uk

ac.uk . NOTE: You must submit the form and your visa application BEFORE you submit your thesis.ac.ed. For full information about the Tier 4 (DES) see: http://www. students who are studying the following programmes can apply for this visa route:       Dr of Divinity  DDS Dental Surgery D Psychotherapy and Counselling  PhD DSc  DVMS Veterinary Medicine EdD (Doctor of Education)  EngD LLD Law  MD Medicine DPsychotherapy Psychotherapy and Counselling (Interpersonal Dialogue) .3 Years WHEN SHOULD I COMPLETE THIS FORM? You should complete this form and submit it to the International Student Advisory Service once you have completed and passed your viva voce exam AND agreed the date for the final submission of your thesis.uk/schools-departments/internationaloffice/immigration/current-students/tier4-des International Student Advisory Service International Office – 33 Buccleuch Place – Edinburgh – EH8 9JS – 0131 6515294 – visahelp@ed. At the University of Edinburgh.Tier 4 Doctorate Extension Scheme CAS REQUEST FORM – GUIDANCE NOTES WHO SHOULD COMPLETE THIS FORM? The Tier 4 Doctorate Extension Scheme is for students who are studying for a doctorate level qualification.