Offer holders

Offer holders

Congratulations on your offer. Whether you are planning to study at undergraduate or postgraduate level, there are a few things you may need to consider before you arrive.

Pre-departure briefings

Every year the British Council conducts a Pre-departure Briefing for UK-bound students.

Learn about academic life, accommodation and living in the UK. The sessions are designed to help get the best start at University.

Speak with UK alumni, International Officers and staff from UK Visas and Immigration.

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Preparing for your life at Aston

There are lots of ways we can help you settle in to your new life at Aston.

We offer a Meet and GreetĀ services for students arriving in September, so you don't need to worry about making your way from the airport to Campus.

We also have a team of Pre-Entry Advisers who can help with visa queries or any other questions you may have relating to your arrival. You can contact them by phone, email or by arranging a Skype appointment.

More on settling in to Aston


All our accommodation is on campus and in the centre of Birmingham. You are only ever a short walk from anything happening in the city and national rail links.

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International accommodation

Scholarships International Students
Pre-sessional English Programmes