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Essentials
Studying abroad can seem daunting. That's why we've put together this guide of essential information about living and studying in the UK. We hope that it will help you to plan and enjoy your studies in the UK.

What do I need to know about immigration?
You may need a visa to study in the UK. We give you in depth information about uk immigration rules relating to students. We also provide a list of foreign embassies in the UK in case you need to seek consular assistance whilst you are studying in the UK.

What do I need to know about healthcare in the UK?
Health care is provided free to most international students via the UK's State Health Service. We provide a guide to student health entitlements and provide information on student health insurance international health student insurance to those who cannot take advantage of free public health care.

What do I need to know about safety?
The UK is a safe and peaceful country but incidents do sometimes occur. We tell you how to keep yourself safe at university and provide invaluable tips on how to travel and socialise without putting yourself at risk.

What do I need to know about finances?
The cost of living in the UK is high although there are many financial benefits to study here. We give you an indication of how much you might spend on food, books, accommodation, clothes, travel and socialising to take the stress out of budgeting for your studies.

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