International and EU

At the University of Suffolk you will become part of our global network and your journey will be both exciting and challenging. Our network is reaching out into communities across the globe to make education accessible to students from around the world. You will benefit from our relationships, collaborations and partnerships with people, organisations and communities both in the UK and internationally, helping you build the skills you need for your future career. We have a range of interesting opportunities and different environments for you to explore – together we will create opportunities for learning and for life.

Find out more about life as an international student in Suffolk below or view our video tours on YouTube.


Destination Suffolk

Destination Suffolk

From towns, beaches and countryside, find out more about Suffolk and things to do in the local area.

International applications

International applications

Information about how to apply to the University of Suffolk as an international student

International arrivals

International prospectus

Find out everything you need to know about moving to the UK and starting your studies.

Your country

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We accept a range of qualifications for entry to our programmes. Find your country and learn how you can gain entry to our undergraduate and postgraduate programmes



Read more about the accommodation options for students at the University of Suffolk

Student services and Infozone

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Find out about the support services offered to all students

Fees and scholarships

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Check here to understand your funding options and learn about the scholarships we offer to international and EU students

Visas and immigration

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Information about visa and immigration rules for Tier 4 students.

What Brexit might mean for you

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See official guidance from Universities UK. If you have any further questions, please email

Meet our international staff, students and alumni

You may have met Mike during our attendance at Education Fairs in Slovakia, Croatia, Czech Republic and Indonesia throughout 2018/2019. Mike will be on hand to assist you with any questions and support you require prior to your arrival in September. Any query you have – no matt...

You may have met Kevin during a visit to your country. He'll be on hand to help you settle in during induction week and make sure you have all the support you need! Kevin joined the International team in January 2018 having previously worked within International Admissions at the U...

Some of you may have been in contact with Jemma to arrange your study abroad in Ipswich. Jemma is looking forward to meeting you in person and welcoming you to the University of Suffolk. ...

When the time came for me to apply to universities I decided to look into studying in the United Kingdom. The application process was fairly simple mainly because I enlisted the help of a Romania-based organisation which helps people that are willing to study in the UK by providing ...

I came back to studying after a very long gap at 33 years old. Where I was born in Romania, it was quite a harsh life and I never had the opportunity to study. I’ve moved 17 times living in three different countries, and my family and friends are in Italy now and I miss them a lot...

I chose to study the MBA at the University of Suffolk after an agent in Indonesia recommended it to me  as an ideal qualification to develop my knowledge of strategic management. I found it to be an amazing experience as it gave me the opportunity to work with other people from a v...

I came here from Indonesia to study Psychology and Early Childhood Studies. It really interests me, especially the education side of it. I’ve seen a lot of poverty where I come from and I feel like if we could help people with things like education, it would be really good for the...

It is easy to dream and make plans in life however when wanting to materialise it, not many are willing to make that sacrifice. Taking this step in my life was not the easiest. Sadly, not everything in life goes as planned. When situation and circumstances change, you are left with ...

I am currently studying Regenerative Medicine and I decided to embark on this course as I have had an interest in genetic engineering since college. When I first started searching for universities that offer Masters for Regenerative Medicine, I realised there were not many universit...

I was born and raised in Singapore until the age of 7, before moving to Philippines for 11 years. Growing up in the Philippines was a wonderful experience but I found myself at 17 with no goals, poor grades, and what felt like bleak prospects ahead of me. I then bucked my ideas up a...