Arriving in a new country can be exciting and intimidating at the same time. With this in mind, a number of important induction sessions have been arranged to equip you with practical advice and tips on matters such as living in Scotland and University Life.

Please explore these pages for information about Orientation sessions and information regarding your visa and arrival into Aberdeen. For more detailed information on visas and living in Aberdeen on a tTier 4 or other form of visa, please visit the visa section of our Student Life page, here.

Erasmus, International Exchange and Study Abroad

A mandatory Orientation session for all incoming Erasmus, International Exchange and Study Abroad students will be held during the week beginning 7th September 2020. Incoming exchange students will receive a link to register for Orientation by email nearer to the time.

Tier 4 Visa Information

For Tier 4 (student visa) information and other immigration matters that will be of use to our students, their family and friends, please visit our Tier 4 and immigration pages.

International Advisers

Student Advice & Support Office

Open from 10am-4pm, Monday-Friday


ID Card Collection

Students will collect their student ID cards from InfoHub. Students on a visa will have complete a visa check in order to complete their registration.