Inbound FAQs

Going abroad is always connected with planning and many questions. We know that you have a lot on your mind, so please look through our frequently asked questions below. These are all 'real life' queries that have been asked by previous exchange/study abroad students. If you cannot find the answer to your question, please contact the Inbound Team in Study Abroad & Exchange who will be happy to assist you in planning your stay at Regent's.

Before you apply

How can I apply to study abroad?

How do I know if Regent's has a study abroad or exchange agreement with my home university?

If my home university doesn't have an agreement with Regent's, can I still apply?

What's the application deadline?

Is there an application fee?

What are the tuition fees?

Do I need to pay a deposit to secure my place?

Which courses can I choose as a study abroad/exchange student?

How can I find the detailed module descriptions?

What credits will I earn during my time at Regent's?

What are the term dates?

What is the average cost of living in London?

Is there any English language support available to me?

I am quite worried about going abroad. Does Regent's have a support team that I can speak to before I decide to apply?

Do you offer on-campus accommodation?


When will I receive my offer letter?

Do I need a visa to study abroad?

I am only staying for 1 term. Can I apply for a Student visa?

When will I get my timetable?

Is it possible to change my timetable?

Do I need travel or health insurance?

How do I find accommodation?

How can I apply for a London Travel Card (Oyster Card)?

Do I need to complete the online enrolment prior to my arrival?

Does the university organise any trips or excursions?

Induction and orientation

Is Induction and Orientation compulsory? What does it involve?

How do I get my arrival certificate and learning agreement signed?

How can I get a letter to confirm I am a student at Regent’s University London? I need it for council tax purposes and/or to open a bank account.

During your term

What is the attendance policy at Regent’s University London?

Where will my classes take place?

How are classes assessed?

After your term

When will I receive the results and transcripts for my study abroad programme?

How do I get my departure certificate signed?