Useful Links and Websites for International Students

The following websites give information on practical issues related to applying to study in the UK as well as living in Scotland. We recommend that you consult them.


For up-to-date information and advice on how to apply for a visa to study in the UK and the conditions you will need to meet, please visit the following website: An excellent source of advice for International applicants and students about studying in the UK. It also provides basic advice on fees, funding and immigration. UKCISA also have a helpline: +44 (0)20 7788 9214 (Monday to Friday 13:00 to 16:00 GMT). British Government website for visa services Lists education providers and gives practical advice Information on the International English Language Testing System. 

A web learning resource for international students coming to study in the UK Government led initiative to promote Scotland.

How to save money when calling home - click this link for useful hints and tips on how to save money when phoning home.