Can I enter the UK for tourism if I have an Irish student visa?
Jul, 22 2023
Travel and Immigration
As an international student studying in Ireland, I explored the possibility of visiting the UK with my Irish student visa. Unfortunately, the Irish student visa does not grant automatic entry into the UK for tourism. You'll need to apply for a UK Standard Visitor Visa to enter the UK for travel purposes. The application process is straightforward, but it does require some planning. So, if you're in my shoes, don't forget to do your homework before you start packing your bags for that UK trip!