Accepting Your Offer

Find out what the next steps are once you have applied.

After you apply

Your application, along with your supporting documentation, will be reviewed by experienced staff in the International Admissions Service.

Most of our communication with you is by email. It is important that you regularly check your emails as we may request further documentation from you or send you other essential information


If your application is successful, you will receive an official offer letter.

Unconditional offers

If your offer is unconditional you should accept our offer!

If you require a Tier 4 Visa to study there will be a few additional steps you need to undertake so that we can issue you with a Confirmation of Acceptance for Studies (CAS)

Conditional offers

If your offer is conditional you should read and understand the conditions of our offer.

You will receive a guidance document with your offer letter that will explain this in greater detail.

If you do not understand your offer just let us know – we are always happy to help!

All international applicants are required to make a deposit payment of £2,000 which is deducted from your overall tuition fee.

Details on how to make the deposit payment will be sent to you with your offer of study.

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Still have questions about studying at Ulster University?

Meet our Global Engagement  team in a town or city near you and find out more about studying in Northern Ireland.

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Pre-Sessional English Language

Pre-sessional English language and study skills courses are essential for students who have a conditional offer from Ulster University, but have not yet met the English language requirements of their chosen degree.

Book Accommodation

Apply by 31 July and we will guarantee you a room reservation at one of our accommodation options.