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Pre-arrival Information

Pre-arrival Information

Going to university is a big decision – especially in another country. This information contains all you need to know before you arrive at Buckinghamshire New University, including entry requirements based on your country, VISA and compliance details, as well as frequently asked questions and international fees and scholarships. You can also chat to our supportive team by making an enquiry, we'd be happy to help you.

September 2023 - key dates

If you're applying for a course starting in September 2023, these are all the key dates and deadlines that you need to be aware of:

StageDeadlinesKey dates
1International Welcome Week18/09/2023
2Freshers' Week25/09/2023
3Course Start Date02/10/2023



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Your country: Information and Entry Requirements

Select your country to find out more about specific entry requirements as well as in-country representatives and their contact details.

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VISA and Compliance

We have summarised the main things to be aware of when applying for your visa. This also includes information on CAS', the application process, including potential interviews you may have with us.

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Fees, Liability and Instalment Dates

This guide contains the main things to bear in mind about fees and funding so you can get your finances in good order, including tuition fees and student loans.

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Frequently Asked Questions

It is likely that you will have many questions about studying in the UK. Here are some of the questions which we regularly receive, along with our answers.

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International Scholarship

If you’re a self-funded International Student paying overseas fees, you may qualify for our Vice Chancellor’s International Student scholarship.

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Make an Enquiry

We know moving to university is a big decision. If you have any questions or want further information on anything you have seen, please complete this form, we'd be happy to help.

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General Entry Requirements

Find out more about our General Entry Requirements.