International students

Information to help international students settle in and adjust to university life in the UK, covering topics such as opening a bank account, healthcare, police registration and the International Student Orientation Programme (ISOP).

For information about visas, please visit the immigration section of the website. 

Please ensure you also visit the New Students webpages, where you can find more information you need to know about joining London's Global University, including a number of useful checklists.

Pre-arrival information

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Information to assist you with your preparations for moving to the UK, including a packing checklist, health advice, accommodation and managing your money.

Your first weeks

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Guidance on completing practical tasks during your first few weeks, such as registering with a GP, getting a student oyster card and opening a bank account.

Orientation Programme

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Details of the International Student Orientation Programme (ISOP) for undergraduate, graduate and affiliate students and online induction materials.

International Student Orientation Programme - January 2019

The January 2019 International Student Orientation Programme (ISOP) will take place on Friday 4th and Saturday 5th January 2019. More information will be made available shortly.

For UCL Halls and Student Houses, students will be able to move in on Wednesday 2nd January 2019. More information about student accommodation can be found on the UCL accommodation website.

International Student Orientation Programme (ISOP)

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