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Before you arrive in the UK

Each year we welcome more than 1,000 students from more than 100 countries and we are delighted that you are preparing to join us soon.

Our services start before you arrive in the UK. We offer advice and information to help you plan your journey to Northampton and prepare for studying with us.

On arrival we offer:

Should you have any queries about your arrival then please don’t hesitate to contact or visit our Before you arrive – Frequently Asked Questions page.

We are very much looking forward to welcoming you here at the University of Northampton and look forward to meeting you soon.

Before you get here

Be sure to read through our pre-arrival checklist.

Getting Started Guide

To help you get here and settle in as smoothly as possible we have created the International and EU Getting Started Guide.

The guide contains lots of useful information about travelling to the university, orientation and the enrolment process.


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