International & EU Orientation Programme

International Orientation will be available online in January 2021. You will be able to access it from 11 January 2021, once you have completed registration.
Organised by the International Office, our International & EU Orientation Programme is designed to help students moving to the UK to study make a successful transition to university life.

What does the programme include?

There will be sessions on the following areas to help you settle into your new life in the UK:

  • studying in the UK
  • working and health entitlements
  • opening a UK bank account
  • food and shopping
  • UK culture and customs
  • finding a part-time job
  • sport and social facilities
  • travel and transport. 

Pre-departure guide (part 1: planning your arrival)

Pre-departure guide (part 2: arriving and living in the UK)

Arrivals - Cambridge

Arrivals - Chelmsford

More information will be published here, and you will also receive further details in our pre-arrival communications.

Please visit our COVID-19 web pages for more information about the support for prospective students.

We're very much looking forward to welcoming you to ARU.