As an international student, we know you'll have different questions about studying at Kingston University. Visit our International Applicant Pages to find out what you need to know about :
- Arrival in the UK and getting to Kingston University
- Welcome and orientation events
- Fees and Funding
- Visas, immigration and CAS
- Working in the UK
We have featured some of the most frequently asked questions below. For more information see our International Applicant pages
International Student FAQs
- Can I get help with my English if I need to?
- I have a query about my visa?
- Is there any information tailored to me country?
- Can I work in the UK?
- Is there a Free airport pickup service?
- Will there be events when I arrive where I can meet other students?
- Is there a course where I can find out more about British life and culture?
We offer a range of English language support for our students both while you're studying and before you start your course. Read more.
The International Student Advisory Centre (ISAC) offers help and advice with any questions or problems you may have during your time at Kingston. It provides support on a wide range of matters, including immigration matters, working in the UK (both during your studies and after you graduate), life outside study, extending your visa, cultural differences and living in the UK. Read more.
Read our country-specific guides, providing information tailored to your home country.
Find out more about your eligibility to work in the UK, both during your studies and after you graduate.
We realise that arriving in a new country and meeting new people can be confusing and stressful, as well as exciting. We therefore offer an airport pickup service to all new international, European and exchange students. Read more.
We run a series of welcome and orientation events, including social events, every year for our new international, European and exchange students. These are designed to help you adapt to the new environment, make friends and enjoy your time at Kingston University. Read more.
Our 'Understanding Britain' course provides a context to your studies in Britain through the discussion of key features of life here. Read more.