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Here you'll find all you need to know about applying to AUB as an international student.

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With students and staff from over 60 different countries, our creative community thrives upon innovative thinking and global-minded individuals.

Explore the range of study opportunities, find out about information specific to your country and how to connect with our International team.

Applying to AUB

If you haven’t applied for a course yet, we recommend applying as soon as you can. Some of our popular undergraduate courses are already closed for new applicants, but you can contact to find out what courses are still open and accepting applicants. If you’ve already started an application, you should try to provide all the information we’ve requested by the given dates.

  • If you've already applied to us and hold an offer and have any questions please contact us at
  • If you're an overseas student with specific application questions, please contact

I've been so incredibly happy with my course so far. My course tutors are so knowledgeable and supportive in every way possible. AUB not only helps in building your practical skills and artistry, but there is a focus on setting each student up for their future success. Studying in the UK has been such an amazing experience that I won’t ever forget.

Kayla | USA | BA (Hons) Costume and Performance Design

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Your Country/Region

Coming to AUB from an international country can be confusing, but our country representatives are here to give you a helping hand
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We have several scholarships available that can be awarded for every year of studies.
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English Language

We offer a range of English Language support for international students, both in preparation for and during their time at AUB
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Visas and immigration

If you are coming to study at AUB and need to apply for a student visa, here's everything you need to know
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We're running course webinar lead course leaders talking about their relevant course, include our foundation, undergraduate and postgraduate
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Contact us

Please contact the International team if you have any concerns about studying in the UK