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Preparing to go abroad

UCL offers a range of global opportunities for current undergraduate students, both during and outside of term. Study Abroad, Erasmus, Summer Schools and more, where will your degree take you?

Passports and visas

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It is essential that you have a valid passport and obtain the correct visa (if required) to study at your host institution. 

Insurance

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UCL provides travel insurance for all students who undertake a period of study abroad as part of their degree programme. 

Accommodation

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Guidance on factors you should take into consideration when doing your accommodation research. 

Budgeting

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It is vital that you consider your financial situation in good time before your departure to ensure you budget accordingly.

Tuition fees and financial help

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Information on the cost of tuition fees for your time abroad, and eligibility criteria for financial assistance.

Health

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Prior to going abroad you should consider these practical preparations in regard to your health. 

Disability support

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Make preparations and plan ahead so that your disability related support needs can be met whilst you are abroad. 

Pre-departure programme

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Prior to your departure, we run a programme of events for you to help you with your preparation for going abroad.