New Students

Bringing your family

Guidance and resources for students accompanied by family or dependents

 

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Can I bring my family with me?

The regulations about bringing your family to join you in the UK while you study, depends on where you are from.

Can I bring my family with me?

Accommodation for families

Family accommodation
Information on finding accommodation for families, through the University or in the private housing sector.

What are the schools like?

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Information on the UK system of education for children.

 

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What childcare facilities are there?

Find childcare in or near your place of study. The Kings Buildings offers its own childcare service but there are many registered nurseries across the city of Edinburgh.

What childcare facilities are there?

 

Other Resources for Students with Dependants

The International Student Advisory Service's website has a number of helpful resources for students with dependants, including "A guide to life in Edinburgh for dependants".

Resources for Students with Dependants