Education UK Pre-departure Briefings 2016

Saturday, 9 July 2016 - 10:30am to Friday, 29 July 2016 - 6:00pm

British Council India is organising pre-departure briefings for Indian students who have received a confirmed offer from a UK institution and shall be leaving for the UK in August/ September 2016 to begin their course. These sessions will provide guidance and advice about important dos and don’ts while they prepare for student life in the UK. The briefing will also give students the opportunity to meet and network with fellow students who have enrolled to study at a UK institution.

The briefing will include an interactive session with recently returned UK alumni who will share their exciting experiences in the UK as well as a session on ‘Tier 4 student visa applications and related procedures’ which will be delivered by officers from UK Visa and Immigration (UKVI) at each session in each city listed below. The briefing will also include a session on student life in the UK which will include information about UK culture, food, transportation in the UK, accommodation options and more.

Schedule of the pre-departure sessions:

Day, Date and City Venue Time
Saturday 09 July, Mumbai British Council Mumbai 10.30 to 13.45 hours
Monday 18 July, Pune British Council Pune 13.30 to 16.45 hours
Thursday 21 July, Delhi British Council Delhi 14.30 to 18.30 hours
Monday 25 July, Ahmedabad British Council Ahmedabad 13.30 to 16.45 hours
Tuesday 26 July, Hyderabad British Council Hyderabad 15.00 to 18.00 hours
Wednesday 27 July, Chennai British Council Chennai 15.00 to 18.00 hours
Friday 29 July, Bangalore British Council Bangalore 15.00 to 18.00 hours
Friday 29 July, Kolkata British Council Kolkata 14.00 to 18.00 hours