We have a large community of international students here at Southampton Solent University and understand that the process of relocating to a new country can be challenging. Students coming from Australia can find a range of advice about obtaining a visa and studying in the UK right here on the Solent website.
For more specific advice about coming from Australia to study, please see the information below. Alternatively, you can contact the British Council's Australia offices or our own international advice team.
As a general guide, we look for qualifications that are equivalent to the British high school A-levels. A portfolio is also required for most of our art and design courses.
Students should hold Senior Secondary Certificates of Education.
For postgraduate courses, we look for qualifications that are equivalent to the British bachelor's degree.
As an Australian national, you will need to apply for a visa to come and study in the UK. When you have met all the conditions of entry for a full-time course at Southampton Solent University (including payment of deposit and course acceptance), you will be sent a Confirmation of Acceptance for Studies (CAS) number. You will need this document to apply for a student visa.
Find out how to apply for a UK visa
Speak with an official representative
Solent has a number of official representatives around the world. They give you the chance to talk about opportunities here at Southampton Solent with someone in your own country.
AUG Student Services
Tel: +61 8 82311228
Location: Adelaide, Perth, Brisbane, Melbourne, Sydney
Global Education Alliance
Location: Brisbane and Sydney
International Group for Educational Consultancy
Tel: +61 2 92811911
JACK StudyAbroad Australia
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