HOST UK is opening applications for festive visits!
Publication date: 20 October 2017
During the week of 18 September 2017, the International Student Support team ran the International Student Orientation Programme (ISOP) to help make students' transition to life in the UK and studying with us as smooth as possible.
Publication date: 17 October 2017
To celebrate its 50th anniversary, the UK Council for International Student Affairs (UKCISA) is launching a photo competition open to all students to showcase the excitement, achievements and impact of studying in the UK!
Publication date: 17 October 2017
Cumberland Lodge will be hosting its 70th Commonwealth and International Student Christmas event in December. Cumberland Lodge, based in Windsor Great Park, is an educational charity which seeks to tackle social divisions by promoting creative thinking and inclusive dialogue.
Publication date: 5 October 2017
Welcome to London! We’re excited to meet you next week at ISOP!
Publication date: 13 September 2017
Calling all international and EU students! This year's International Students' Guide is ready to download from the International Student Support website.
Publication date: 5 September 2017
New UCL Alumni pre-departure events have been recently announced for Colombia an Lithuania. Details can be found below:
Publication date: 31 August 2017
Below is a message from the UCL French Alumni Association, who would like to remind you that if you haven't done so yet, there is still time to register for our annual Bon Voyage event for alumni and prospective students.
Publication date: 25 August 2017
It is important that you familiarise yourself with the healthcare information on our website before you arrive, particularly the requirement for Comprehensive Sickness Insurance (CSI) if you are an EU/EEA or Swiss student in the UK. The UK Council for International Student Affairs (UKCISA) has issued helpful guidance highlighting what this means in further detail, along with information on the different options for demonstrating CSI.
Publication date: 11 August 2017
The British Council have announced details for their pre-departure briefings in Singapore on 22 July and in Indonesia on 29 July. For further information about the events and details on how to register, see our Pre-departure briefings page.
Publication date: 12 July 2017
Do you fancy winning tickets for you and a friend to see Mary J Blige perform? Now is your chance.
Publication date: 25 May 2017
Would you like to learn more about British culture, meet British people, and explore British home-life?
Publication date: 5 May 2017
This year, the Islamic holy month of Ramadan begins on the evening of Saturday 27th May and ends on the evening of Sunday 25th June. Many students will be sitting exams during this period and may require support and advice as they prepare for and sit exams whilst observing Ramadan.
Publication date: 5 May 2017
The latest Being@UCL personal development workshops are now ready to book for Term 3. You can find out further information about Being@UCL, or book directly onto a workshop via the Student Psychological Services website.
Compassion for Confidence will run for 5 weeks from Thursday 11th May
This workshop combines Western psychology with Buddhist meditation practices to explore what self-compassion is, why we all need it and how we can cultivate it to build our confidence. Participants will have the opportunity to identify and work with personal barriers to self-compassion, and to learn practical tools for self-compassion.
Mindfulness for Anxiety will run for 5 weeks from Monday 15th May
If you’re experiencing stress, anxiety, attention problems or any condition involving a fast-thinking anxious mind, then this Mindfulness for Anxiety workshop could be helpful for you. Mindfulness meditation trains us to focus on the present moment, and allows us to gain insight into the mental patterns that can cause negative emotions. In this workshop you will learn how to improve your focus and concentration levels, and to lower bodily stress and increase relaxation.
Publication date: 2 May 2017
The British Council’s free online employability skills course, 'How to Succeed in the Global Workplace,' launches on 8 May and has opened for registration.
Ideal for international students, the course is aimed at anyone starting work, returning to work, or thinking ahead to the start of their career. It will be of particular interest to those in the early stages of their career.
Publication date: 24 April 2017
UCL Student Support and Wellbeing have developed an Exam Success Guide, which provides tips, advice, apps and other resources to support your preparation in the run up to exams and to help you perform to the best of your ability on the day. We wish you the best of luck with your preparations!
Publication date: 10 April 2017
Publication date: 16 March 2017
The British Council is running a China Career Development Workshop, with the aim of providing Chinese students currently studying in the UK with opportunities to better understand employer needs and the job market in China, as well as to plan their career development. Work opportunities and training courses will also be published on the day of event.
Publication date: 21 February 2017
UCL Student Support & Wellbeing, in collaboration with UCLU and Student Action for Refugees (STAR), are hosting UCL for Refugee Education, a week-long programme of fundraising and awareness events taking place from Monday 20th to Friday 24th February.
Publication date: 17 February 2017
National Student Money Week kicks off next week and there will be an exciting range of events and activities planned throughout the week to get you thinking about money management and ways you can ‘Waste Not Want Not’ (the theme of this year’s event).
Publication date: 1 February 2017
Update 6 February: On 3 February 2017, a legal ruling temporarily suspended implementation
of the Executive Order. However, President Trump has vowed to overturn
the ruling. Exact visa and other entry conditions could therefore change
at short notice.
Publication date: 31 January 2017
The second edition of the UCL Student Lectures series is under way now, with more lectures delivered by students for students taking place in February!
Publication date: 26 January 2017