The International Welcome Programme is the perfect way to introduce you to life in Northampton and the UK. The programme is free of charge (although some events/trips may charge a small fee) and is open to all EU and International students studying at the University of Northampton.

Our programme is organised to help you make new friends and meet other students, to welcome you to the University and to help you settle into your new surroundings and life in Northampton and UK. There is a an extensive range of social activities, presentations, workshops, tours and trips taking place and we encourage you to take advantage of the everything that is offered.

International Student handbook

The International Student Handbook has been designed to help you after your arrival here. Please download the International Student Handbook for information ranging from the important immigration regulations, to contact details of the many services which are available to support you throughout your stay.

Have any questions?

After reading this handbook, if you have any unanswered questions, please feel free to contact International Student Support Services for further information. Email Please note that the information contained in this handbook was correct at the time of going to press.