Your first weeks at Leeds
Welcome to Leeds! Find out about all the steps you need to complete in your first weeks in Leeds.
Settle into life at Leeds
You've arrived, unpacked and are now studying at Leeds! Find out the things that can help you settle in and feel more and more at home.
Understanding how your visa works and what to do when your circumstances change will help make sure your time in the UK goes smoothly.
Get to know people from over 150 different countries as part of our global community. Why not find an opportunity to learn a language, become an ambassador, take part in groups, festivals, trips or find an exchange partner?
Living in the UK
Leeds is a welcoming, diverse and popular destination for international students. Discover the wide range of support available to help you adapt to life in the UK and make the most of your time here.
Work volunteering and your visa
Depending on how much time you need to dedicate to your studies, you may be able to supplement your funding by doing some paid work. If you're an international student, whether you can work in the UK during or after your studies will also depend on your visa status. Make sure to check whether your visa will allow you to do paid or unpaid work in the UK.