From your first enquiry to your last day as an international student at St George’s, you’ll get all the help and advice you need. So if you plan to pursue your passion for medicine and health sciences in the UK, where better to make your home away from home?

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Here’s a few things to check up on before you leave home:

  • First Steps is a useful booklet produced by the British Council. It includes lots of information about preparing for your studies in the UK and settling into your new study-life here. First Steps (PDF)
  • We also recommend you check Prepare for Success, an interactive web learning tool for international students. The website offers useful information about the UK, an insight to British culture and life here.
  • The UK Council for International Student Affairs (UKCISA) have information on keeping healthy. This provides the up to date information you need about the NHS, costs and registering with a local GP.
  • Follow us on social media. Facebook and Twitter are great ways to interact with the University and prospective and current students. Our YouTube channel has interesting student profiles and other videos about St George’s.

Follow the real experience of Chinese student applicants

The University of Sheffield produced a film that gives unique access to the visa application process supported by the UK government.


UK visa application from China from WeAreInternational on Vimeo.

Last Updated: Thursday, 08 October 2015 16:56