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We're a home away from home

Everything you need to start your own journey in Portsmouth and settle into life in the UK

However far you have to travel to Portsmouth, we're here to make your arrival in the UK – and your first weeks as a student with us – as enjoyable and stress-free as possible.

From advice and guidance on the things you should do before you arrive, to what to expect when you get here, we're here to help.

Before you arrive

What to do after you arrive

Welcome New International Students - University of Portsmouth

The Vice-Chancellor, Professor Graham Galbraith, welcomes new international students to the University of Portsmouth for 2021/22, with an outline of what to expect for the months ahead.