As an International Student joining Aston University, there is specific help and information available to you in this section. We can help with visas, pre-arrival, Meet and Greet, visa scanning and other Tier 4 student visa regulations.
If you require any help or support before you leave for Aston, please contact our dedicated Pre-Entry Advisers who can help with visa queries or any other questions you may have relating to your course, Aston or the UK. You can contact by telephone, email or by arranging a Skype appointment, and their contact details can be found here. We are here to make your transition to Aston as smooth as possible, so please get in touch!
International Orientation is the perfect opportunity for you to settle in to life at Aston, meet other students and enjoy a week of activities before the Home students arrive for Freshers' Week. There are a wide range of events for you to take part in and you can also register for the Meet and Greet Service to make your journey from Birmingham Airport to Aston University as easy as possible!
Once you are at Aston, there are a number of important tasks that you will need to complete in order to be fully enrolled as an Aston student, and your enrolment guide can be found here. You may also want to open a bank account, certain students will be required to register with the Police and speak to a member of staff about your tuition fees - you can get help with all of these tasks by visiting The Hub Advice Zone and Finance Centre in the Main Building, this is also where you will find our specialist Immigration Advisers and various other services. We will also be running various trips to local places of worship, and more information can be found here. If there are any other places of worship you would like to visit, please speak to an Auntie in the Martin Luther King Centre when you arrive.