If you wish to change your course of study and/or education provider you must first obtain a variation of conditions (or a further student visa).
If you change your course of study and/or education provider before obtaining authority to do so, you will be in breach of your visa conditions. Applicants who breach their visa conditions may not ordinarily be granted further visas (or a variation of conditions) and may become liable for deportation.
To be eligible you must:
In addition to meeting the above requirements, an immigration officer must be satisfied that the original student visa would have been granted for the proposed course and/or education provider.
You may be required to provide evidence to demonstrate that you meet the above requirements under immigration instructions.
Find out about applying for a variation of conditions to your student visa.