The purpose of Astolinks explore UK program is to give Ghanaian students opportunities to gain travel experiences, exposure and also participate in daily life in UK during the holiday breaks. The opportunity to travel to the UK will contribute to your personal, professional and cultural growth and to the intercultural understanding of participants and those they meet during their visits.
The cost of the program is 500 pounds. This includes visa application fee, hostel accommodation, airline reservation, travel itinerary, DHL cost and Astolinks services charge.
Applicants must always understand that the program fee exclude travel cost or ticket to the United Kingdom.
There will be an initial non-refundable deposit of 250 pounds to cover visa application fees of UK pounds 100 and booking of tour and accommodation for two weeks which is UK Pounds 150
. When students receive their visa, they will then pay the balance of 250 pounds before they depart to United Kingdom.
Documentation to be submitted
Before applying for the program, make sure you fulfill all the following requirements;
Clearly and completely fill in and sign Astolinks application form for 20 Ghana cedi.
Passport which must be valid for at least six months
Two recent passport sized photograph (45mm Í 35mm) in colour
Introductory letter from college/university
Transcript of academic records
Receipts of fee payment
Photocopies of student’s ID
Proof of sufficient funds
Visa denial/refusal and refund policy
In case applicant’s visa is refused, the student who made full payment of 500 pounds shall have 250 pounds refunded to him/her. The student who made deposit of 250 shall not be entitled to any refund. The 250 pound shall be refunded to students when they provide a letter and their passport to confirm visa rejection.