International Students


When You Arrive

Arriving in a new place to start your studies can be daunting. Find information to help you settle in including getting around, International student support and the first weeks.
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In order to start your studies you must enrol at the university. Find out what you need to bring to get your UCL ID and pay your fees. You must complete pre-enrolment first.

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International Student Orienteering Programme

Connect with the International Student Support team, meet other students from around the globe and get help with the practicalities of student life in London.

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Your first weeks

These pages provide practical information once you start your study. Find advice about opening a bank account, accessing health care, travelling around London and more.

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Support and Wellbeing

You should be able to enjoy student life but if you are having difficulties that are affecting your ability to study, then there are services at UCL that can help you.

Did you know?

We’re spending 1.2 billion over the next ten years in our "Transforming UCL”  project, to create new, sustainable spaces and facilities to meet our world-class aspirations and commitment to excellence and innovation – the largest capital project we have ever undertaken.