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  • International Student Meeting Point (ISMP)

    Come and meet the International Student Advisers in the Enquiry Centre, John Henry Brookes Building (JHBB), Headington Campus. We will have lots of useful information, free maps, free tea coffee and biscuits. You can arrange to go on a tour of Oxford city centre, or a tour of the campus with our International Student Helpers. Find out about our social events or just come and have a chat.

    We will be open:

    • Saturday 14 September 10:00 - 17:00  
    • Sunday 15 September 10:00 - 16:00 
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    Welcome and social programme

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    Come and meet other international students at our social events. Join us for a pizza and a quiz, for fun and games, or on one of our day or weekend tourist trips to different destinations and attractions around the UK.

    We also encourage students to experience real British culture spending one day or a weekend with a British host family. Full details are available on the social pages.

    Global Buddies

    If you want to make British and International friends in a relaxed and multicultural atmosphere, we run the Global Buddies Mentor Scheme, you are welcome to join in! We match current UK students with new international students so each can learn from each other.

    The UK student will be able to help the international students settle into life in Oxford, show them the best places in town and in return the international students will bring the cultures of the world to Oxford. Full details are available on the Global Buddies page  

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    Induction talks

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    Dates and times of all the induction talks can be found on our new student pages. If you have any questions about this come and see the Induction team at the main reception at JHBB, Headington campus. Come and meet other international students at our social events.  

    If you are a Tier 4 student, you will only be able to complete your enrolment if you can show either: 

    • a Tier 4 visa with Brookes' sponsor licence number valid for the length of your course OR 
    • evidence that you have made a valid application in the UK for a Tier 4 visa using the CAS number for the course you are enrolling on, if you have not received your visa back yet.

    Acceptable evidence if you have not yet received your visa includes:

    1. a copy of your visa application or your Home Office log in details or Cover Sheet AND 
    2. confirmation of when you submitted your documents to the Home Office.

    Any other letters you may have from the Home Office will also be useful.