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host

What is HOST?

An organisation promoting international friendship and understanding by offering international and EU/EEA students the opportunity to be a guest in a British home. The hosts are volunteers who provide a friendly welcome and enjoy meeting people from other countries. All volunteers are checked and approved by HOST.

Ali Al-Agri, Yemen

HOST is your best window to Britain. If you want to learn more about british culture and people in a short period of time, HOST is your best option.

Student

Spouse/partner of applicant (an addition of)

£60

£24

Student

Spouse/partner of the applicant (an addition of)

£36

£24

A festive visit is one occurring on the weekend before Christmas; Christmas itself (three nights); the weekend after Christmas; and New Year.

You will be reimbursed the additional charge for a festive visit if you accept an invitation for a weekend outside the festive period instead.

Student

Spouse/partner of the applicant (an addition of)

£72

£30

Student

Spouse/partner of the applicant (an addition of)

£48

£30

Free HOST visits! 

Through funding from the Souter Charitable Trust, HOST can offer free visits to Indonesian, Nigerian and Turkish students.  Funding applies to your first HOST visit. 

HOST also have funding available for students from certain countries in the Middle East. 

You can contact HOST directly to see if you are eligible.