Wherever you have travelled from, whether Europe or further away, we would like to wish you a warm welcome to the UEA.

We know there is a lot to think about when travelling to study in a new country and we hope to make your arrival as easy as possible.

Key Dates

International Arrivals and Orientation                                8 January 2020

Start of Autumn Semester                                                 13 January 2020

UEA Student Services produce a brilliant brochure specially created for international students – packed with everything you need to know. You should download and read from cover to cover today.

  1. Make Sure You Are Ready for Travelling to the UK

    • Get your travel documents and apply for your visa (if required)
    • Prepare any medicine or documents for the doctor in the UK
    • Get your vaccinations - It is strongly recommended that you have had:
      • 2 x MMR (measles, mumps, rubella) vaccinations
      • A single Meningitis C vaccination
      • Meningitis A, C, W & Y vaccinations
    • Arrange your finances and how you will pay and transfer money to the UK
    • Finalise your accommodation and travel

    Your Pre-Departure Guide will help you with visas and immigration, healthcare in the UK, opening a bank account, arriving in the UK, arriving at UEA, staying safe and more.