Travelling to Ulster

Preparation is everything. Take time to find out what you need before you travel and it will make your journey and stay at university much less stressful.


A Warm Welcome

We have welcomed thousands of international students from over 100 countries to Ulster University so we understand that it can be a daunting experience travelling from around the world to get here. We are here to help make that journey as stress free as possible.

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It’s important that you are well organised. Preparation is everything so please take time to find out what you need before you travel and it will make your journey to university much less stressful.

Please read our sections on UK Airports and Immigration Control. We will have lots more information here in early August about plans for our Meet & Greet service.

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Travel Plans

Preparation is everything. Take time to find out what you need before you travel and it will make your journey and stay at university much less stressful.

Making your own way to Ulster

We also provide information on alternative transport options in case you want to make your own onward journey arrangements.

Academic Dates

Important dates to consider for academic year 2020/2021

Travelling via the UK and Ireland

Travelling to the UK and how to get to Northern Ireland.

Travel Insurance

It is very important that you purchase travel insurance before your journey to the UK.

Luggage

Tips on what to pack for your time at Ulster