How to apply to the University of Hertfordshire as an international student

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Offer to Study

This offer will be sent to the email address provided on your application form.

Wait to receive your offer of a place.

This offer may take up to 2 weeks to process. Some offers can take longer depending on course and point of application. If you are applying for one of the subjects in creative arts, health or education you can expect decisions to take longer than standard due to additional checks and entry requirements.

The offer that you receive will usually be sent to you by email and maybe conditional on obtaining further qualifications and/or certain grades.

If you have already met our academic requirements, the offer will be conditional on paying a tuition fee deposit of £5,000 or providing proof of sponsorship. Find out more about how to pay your deposit.

At this stage you can apply for campus accommodation.

Before accepting your offer of a place by paying your deposit please carefully read the terms and conditions stated in your offer documentation.

Your offer of a place will be confirmed once you have met both academic and financial conditions (please send any evidence of meeting outstanding conditions to This confirmation will be in the form of a Confirmation of Acceptance for Studies (CAS) sent to you electronically (the University no longer issues visa letters). At this stage you can apply for one of our scholarships if appropriate, please refer to the award criteria to check your eligibility.

Once all conditions have been met you can apply for your visa to study in the UK. Find out more about applying for a UK visa.