Travel & Visas

Stamford is 100 miles north of London and is one of the finest stone towns in England. Its central location and excellent road and rail links make it an ideal place to study.


Stamford Academy is happy to organise a taxi transfer from the airport, port or train station to your accommodation in Stamford. Upon receipt of our Booking Form, we will request full travel details so that your transfer can be arranged. It is possible to split transfer fees for shared transfers. Please ask for details.

London Stansted


Return prices from £160



Return prices from £160

London Heathrow


Return prices from £230

London Gatwick


Return prices from £250



Return prices from £160

Birmingham International


Return prices from £200

UK Visa & Immigration

Student Visa Applications

  • Stamford Academy is accredited by Accreditation UK, which means we are authorised to issue documents required by UK Visas and Immigration for a Short-term study visa and an Extended Short-term study visa.
  • If you require a visa to enter the UK, you must first complete and send the enrolment form, together with a copy of your passport to include your full name and key details and a non-refundable deposit. When we have received the enrolment form and deposit, we will provide you with documents that (together with additional documents and information that you will have to provide), will help you to obtain a visa.
  • If your visa application is not successful we will be unable to refund your deposit.
  • If your visa application is successful, your deposit will be taken from the balance of your course fees.
  • For detailed information on visas, please see the UKVI website. For advice you can also contact your nearest British Council Office

Important Information

You are expected to complete the course on which you have enrolled and to attend all classes. If you fail to do this, the school will inform UK Visas and Immigration about this matter.

If you decide to leave your course before you are due to finish, it is your responsibility to inform the school of a contact address, in compliance with visa rules and regulations. The school will inform the UKVI about your decision to finish your course earlier than you had originally intended.