Our service

Information about support available to students from overseas, who are studying at the University of Edinburgh.

Edinburgh Global provides support services to guide students through the visa process.

This includes:

  • A visa application checking service
  • One-to-one sessions for general queries
  • Support and guidance for moving to the UK, adjusting to the culture and getting settled
  • Events and activities for international students and their families

For information on how to access these services, please go to:

Contact Immigration

Meet the team

Our International Student Advice Service team provides advice on immigration, visa extensions, working in the UK during and after study and other matters.

Head of International Student Support

Euan Fergusson

Assistant Head of International Student Support

Ali McDonald

International Student Advisers

Jane O'Loughlin

Erika Sella

International Student Support Coordinator

Toni Jenkins

International Student Support Administrator

Alistair Hudson