This section of the website is a resource for international students who are coming to The University of Northampton.
Passports and visas
All international students at The University of Northampton must hold a valid passport for the duration of their stay in the UK.
Students from outside of the European Union will require a student
visa. Information on obtaining a student visa can be found on the UK
border agency website. For further advice on obtaining a student visa,
please check with the British Embassy or High Commission in your home
country. You can also visit The Council for International Student
Please visit our Visas page for further information.
A four week interactive Study Skills Preparation Course which will
help you make the cultural and linguistic adjustments that you will need
to be a successful student at the University of Northampton. The course
is delivered using a mixture of on-line and face to face
sessions. Through lectures, seminars and independent self-study you will
learn about academic skills and practice them.
Please watch our introduction on how to become a successful student: