Pre-arrival information

Make sure you are fully prepared

This section provides you with vital information about visas and immigration, how to pay your tuition fees and general information about life in the UK.  

Pre-arrival factsheets

Pre-arrival info - EU students|

Pre-arrival info - overseas students|

To all new students starting in September 2014

You should make every effort to be here by 18 September 2014. However, in order to ensure your place on the course, you need to be attending the University and be enrolled by no later than 29 September 2014.

If you are starting your studies this September we strongly recommend you read the information on the
UK Border Agency| website. Apply for your Confirmation of Acceptance for Studies (CAS) from the International Office and apply for your visa in good time. You can apply for a visa up to three months before your date of travel to the UK. 

For further information on how to apply see our visa and immigration| pages.

Prepare yourself for study

More information on how to prepare yourself for study in the UK can also be found on the following website, Prepare for Success|. An interactive web learning tool aimed at international students who are about to come and study in the UK.