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I am an international student ( India),due to the COVID-19 situation I can’t able to travel to my home country (India). My visa expires on May 31 2021. Is there any way to available to extend my visa ?
Please advise me
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You cannot apply for an extension of your Student visa, but if you genuinely cannot yet leave the UK for reasons related to the pandemic, you can apply for a temporary "exceptional assurance". This allows you to overstay for a short time with no specific future repercussions.
See https://www.gov.uk/guidance/coronavirus ... -residents
> "If you're in the UK"
I do not give immigration advice. I refer you to Immigration Rules, guidance, other online content and to your sponsor.