CIFP,  pre-sessional, CSC, Two-week Academic Induction and MLitt pre-arrival courses

This guide is designed to provide you with information which will help you prepare for your journey to St Andrews. The guide contains details on a variety of subjects such as: adapting to a new culture, packing, accommodation, transport, internet access, medical information and University services.

Click 'Enrol' to obtain access to the "Preparing to travel" guide.

The Preparing to Study guide is designed to provide you with information which will help you prepare before you start your online pre-sessional classes.

This guide contains details on:

  • - how to make sure you have the necessary equipment before you join your fist class
  • - access to the 'Prepare to Study' forum
  • - University services
  • - Orientation information
  • - links to your academic materials
  • - key academic contacts for your course.

Click 'Enrol' to obtain access to the "Preparing to Study" guide for pre-sessional students starting a course in the summer of 2020.

This guide is designed to provide you with information which will help you prepare for your journey. You will find details on adapting to a new culture, packing for your journey, accommodation, transport, internet access, banking, medical information and University services. 

You must check this pre-arrival guide regularly before and after you arrive in the UK.