International Student Support - Writtle University College

International Student Support

International students on a trip to Tower Bridge; London, October 2010

International Student Support

Writtle University College holds Tier 4 Sponsor status, enabling us to sponsor international students to study in the UK.

We have a diverse student population drawn from approximately 40 countries which helps to create a culturally diverse community in which to learn and socialise.

We have an international outlook and are committed to attracting students from around the world to join our small international community nestled in the picturesque village of Writtle on the edge of the Essex countryside.

Support for International Students

Writtle University College has a dedicated Welfare Adviser (International) based in the Safeguarding and Wellbeing Team in the Main Building who is available to offer advice and guidance to international students who are studying at the University College.

The Welfare Adviser (International) can offer advice and guidance on:

  • Opening a bank account
  • Registering with a doctor
  • Obtaining a National Insurance card
  • Tier 4 visas and Schengen visas to travel to Europe
  • Working in the UK both during and after your studies

For more information:

E: studentsupport@writtle.ac.uk
T: +44 (0)1245 424200 ext 25655

International Students' Welcome Event

An International Students' Welcome Event is held on the first Monday of Freshers' Week, this year it will be on Monday 11 September, 2017. It is a chance for you to meet the International Team, Accommodation Team, Wardens, Hall Reps, English Language Coordinator, members of the Students' Union and new and current international students. Drinks and snacks will be available.

Language Services

Pre-Sessional English Language Courses are offered during the summer in addition to other language services, including free English language classes and tutorials during the academic year.

Additional Support

A variety of information for current and prospective international students can be found via the links on the right hand side of this page.

Contact the International Office
Contact the International Office

Online Enquiry

writtle.ac.uk/International-Enquiry

Email

international.enquiries@writtle.ac.uk

Telephone

International Line: +44 (0) 1245 424270

Facebook

facebook.com/writtleinternational

We are here to help

If you have any questions about applying to study here, would like an update on the status of your application, or have a query about what you need to do next, please contact us.



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