Living in the UK This section contains practical information that you may find useful during your stay in the UK. If you have any questions about other things not covered here, then contact us. From February 2016: 'Right to Rent' immigration checks Not required for university accommodation. Making the best of Oxford Brookes: an informal weekly discussion group for international students. Would you like... "explore how to be successful studying in a new system?", "Share your experiences in Brookes?", "Develop some practical strategies to work in groups effectively...?" This group might be for you! Click here for further information.