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Durham University

Immigration

Doctorate Extension Scheme (DES) Sponsorship Request Form

  

  • Please ONLY submit this form AFTER receiving the outcome of your viva.
  • Please make sure all your personal information on DUO is updated BEFORE you submit this form.
  • Please complete ALL the following fields to ensure we have your correct information.
Personal Details

Please enter the nine digit number that starts with 000 on your Campus Card.

As it appears on your Passport

We will communicate with you through this email ONLY.

Thesis Submission Details

Please upload your viva outcome report

If your current PhD course required an Academic Technology Approval Scheme (ATAS) certificate, you may need to apply for it again in order to be eligible for a DES CAS. If an ATAS certificate is required, please upload your ATAS certificate here

If you have received the "Passforthwith" email from the Academic Support Office which confirm that the Examiners have checked your thesis corrections and have now recommended that you be admitted to the degree of DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY forthwith of this University, please upload a copy of it here. If you're unable to upload it, please email it to des.visa@durham.ac.uk 

Please give details of any circumstances which you may find relevant.

Other Details

If you have been in receipt of sponsorship for the last 12 months, your sponsor must provide a letter of consent to confirm that they consent to you making an application under DES

 

If you have an outstanding debt to the University then this may be taken into consideration when assessing your eligibility for a Tier 4 (Doctorate Extension Scheme) CAS.

Declaration
In order to issue you with a CAS, you must confirm the following information



Make sure to bring your bank statement to your appointment with the Immigration Advisor.



If you have an outstanding debt to the University then this may be taken into consideration when assessing your eligibility for a Tier 4 (Doctorate Extension Scheme) CAS.


Please update your personal details on DUO including your address and personal email before submitting this form.



PLEASE READ THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS CAREFULLY BEFORE SUBMITTING THIS FORM

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