We know that many of our applicants are experiencing uncertainty due to the ongoing situation with Covid-19. The University appreciates these issues and is trying to create flexibility. If you are an applicant, you may find the information below useful to help you in your decision making.

This information is for APPLICANTS TO THE UNIVERSITY. If you are a current student you should continue to consult the FAQ’s that are published and updated regularly.

The International Office is still open at the University and you can contact us via email or at one of our online drop-in sessions if you have any specific queries which we might be able to help with.

The University will be closed from 18 December and will reopen 4 January 2021.

You can also contact any of our Regional Offices in your country. 

Applying to University in 2021

All of our courses are still running as planned for January 2021 in the UK.

How are we getting ready

The University remains open as usual.

What will teaching be like

The University is following the UK Government guidelines.

Course Deposits & Refunds

You need to provide a tuition fee deposit if this is a condition on your offer letter before we can provide you with an unconditional offer.

Visa FAQs

Visa information for prospective students planning to join the University in January 2021.

Unable to make the conditions of your offer

If you already have an offer but your exams have been delayed or changed please contact us so that

IELTS Alternatives

The University accepts a range of English language qualifications for evidence of your English language abilities. 

Arrival, Induction and Enrolment

It is important that you enrol and start your course on time and arrive on campus as soon as possible.

Travelling to the UK

UK government travel guidelines and how to pre-book a University-approved taxi.

What do you need to bring to Study?

Because some of your classes will be online you will need to make sure that you bring a laptop computer with you.

What if I am worried about making it to the UK

We know that the current situation can make travel and applying for a visa more difficult than usual

What should I do about Accommodation?

Our accommodation partners have been putting in extra work to make sure that you have somewhere safe to stay whilst studying.

What will Induction look like?

Your induction will be online.

What student support will be available?

We want to reassure you that our International Student Support Team will remain available to you 

What services will be available?

The University continues to make all of its support services available to you.

What will I be able to do outside of Class?


Our library and social spaces have rules in place so that you can access them safely


How can I get more information?

University fairs have been cancelled, find out more on how to still get the information you need.