Going on Interruption

Students take time out from their studies for a wide range of reasons - to take up an internship or placement, travel, have children or if they are facing personal challenges making it hard to study. Whatever your situation, we are here to support you in making the right decision for you.

Funding information for interrupting students

Fee liability for interrupting and withdrawing students

UCL and Student Finance can offer funding information and advice for undergraduate and postgraduate students.

Fee liability for interrupting students

Interruptions for taught students

Find out more about your fee liability if you interrupt

Accommodation, council tax and Oyster cards

Interruptions for postgraduate research students

Learn how interrupting your studies can impact your accommodation, council tax and Oyster card.

Visa and immigration

Visa and immigration requirements for interrupting students

Visa and immigration requirements for interrupting students

Access to UCL facilities during Interruption

Link to Timetables

Once your interruption application is approved, there are a few things to do before you leave.