New Students

Arrive from overseas

If you are planning to arrive from overseas, you may have some concerns and questions about safe travel to Edinburgh. 

Travel to Scotland

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If you are unable to travel to Edinburgh in September you will still be able to start your degree digitally and join us later.

Visa applications

A visa and a passport
We are closely monitoring the opening of visa application centres, and aim to issue CAS documents within 2-3 weeks of your request.

Pack your bags to come to the UK

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Tips about what clothes to pack and what not to pack when arriving in the UK.

Travel documents

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As you get ready to travel into the UK, make sure you have all the documents you need.

Airport safety

Airport arrival
Read more about staying safe when flying to Edinburgh, and the new measures in place at Edinburgh Airport to safeguard passengers and staff.

Arriving via the Republic of Ireland

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How to manage entering the UK if you are an international student planning to enter the UK via the Republic of Ireland.

Stay safe and protect each other during the Covid-19 pandemic

Safe travel

Travel to Scotland

Visa applications

Pack your bags to come to the UK

Travel documents

Airport safety