The health, safety and wellbeing of all students is top priority for UK universities. For the latest guidance and support, please contact your individual university directly.
UK universities have adapted to the Covid-19 pandemic, ensuring student safety remains top priority while continuing to deliver the world-class teaching the UK is known for. Universities have implemented a number of Covid-19 support services that international students can access, such as airport pick-up services, helplines for students that run 24/7 and facilitating free counselling and mental health support services.
UK universities are preparing to welcome students for the start of the new academic year in September 2021. Universities are preparing to deliver high-quality teaching this academic year. Many universities will adopt a hybrid approach to teaching, with many classes being taught in-person but with some elements remaining online.
Visit our FAQs for more information about Covid-19 and international students.
See below for further sources of advice and support for current international students. For future students, visit our dedicated page for studying in the UK in 2021-22.