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International Student Office


International Student Office – supporting your international and intercultural experience on campus.

The International Student Office is here to provide support and enhance the experience of University of Leeds International and UK students.

University of Leeds ranked 1st out of 16 participating Russell Group Universities for overall international student satisfaction in the latest International Student Barometer survey (Autumn 2012)


News and updates:

We are now recruiting for the International Student Welcome Team 2014!

Help welcome new international students to Leeds by being part of the international student welcome team.

... read more

Apply to be our Global Community Project Assistant

Do you want to join our team as a Global Community Project Assistant? We are looking for a current 2nd year... read more

The Tier 1 - Graduate Entrepreneur Scheme

The University has expressed interest (to the UK government’s Home Office) in taking part in the next round... read more

Leeds International Summer School: A great way to spend your summer!

Are you an international or EU student considering a degree or postgraduate degree in the UK and want to find... read more

New visa fees from 6th April 2014

The Home Office have announced a rise in visa fees which will commence from 6th April 2014. The new fees are... read more

For international students

For international students we provide specialist advice and welcome and orientation support specific to your needs.

Our team of immigration experts are here to provide Immigration Advice and assist you with the process of applying for entry clearance and extending your visa.

Our Welcome Team provide a comprehensive welcome service to help you have the best start in Leeds, including Arrival Briefings all year round, our Orientation Programmes in September and January and our Meet and Greet Service in September.

Download our publications:
Pre-Arrival Guide
International Student Handbook

For all students

For all students we organise an exciting range of Global Community activities to help you get the most out of being part of the University of Leeds Global Community. We run regular fun events and projects which enable you to enjoy interacting with students from different backgrounds, developing your cultural awareness and your knowledge of the world and different global perspectives.

Where to find the International Student Office

Level 11,
Marjorie and Arnold Ziff Building,
University of Leeds,
LS2 9JT.

The Marjorie and Arnold Ziff Building is number 77 on the University Campus Map.

Opening hours

9am – 4:45pm Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday
10am – 4:45pm Wednesday