Students are permitted to take holidays, depending on the duration of the course.
If you are a non-EU student you must book your holidays prior to registering with Immigration. If you are an EU student you should request your holiday at least two weeks in advance.
|Guidelines||Non-EU Students||EU Students|
|Students must schedule all holidays before they register with INIS. Unscheduled breaks in study are not permitted except in exceptional circumstances.|
|The minimum holiday period permitted is 2 weeks.|
|Holidays cannot be taken in the middle of a week (must be booked from Monday to Friday).|
|Upon returning from a holiday, students may have to take a level test before returning to class.|
|Holidays cannot be taken during the first 8 weeks of a student’s course and cannot exceed 1/3 of the total weeks study completed before the holiday.|
|To request a holiday, students should contact the admissions department at least 2 weeks in advance.|