Pre-departure Guidelines

Congratulations on your upcoming study abroad adventure! We know it can be daunting to move to a new country, but we are here to help you prepare for services like Flights, Airport Pickup, Accommodation, Currency, Bank Account, Orientation, Enrolment etc. Our pre-departure sessions will cover a variety of topics, including:

Packing List

We will help you create a packing list that includes everything you need for your new life abroad.

Arrival

We will provide you with information about immigration, customs, and how to get to your campus from the airport.

Banking

We will help you set up a local bank account and exchange your currency.

Life as a student in your new country

Our pre-departure guidelines will teach you about local culture, university life, cultural adjustment, support and wellness, working while learning, homesickness, and legal issues in your new study destination. We will also encourage you to network with other students in order to get advice and form a supportive network.

The following are some of the specific themes we will discuss:

  • Local culture: We will inform you of the local traditions, customs, and activities. This will ease the transition into the community and allow you to interact effectively with new friends.
  • Student life: We will talk about diverse methods of learning, class conditions, and the expectations of students in your new nation. As a student, this will help you acclimate to a fresh academic environment and the customs of the community.
  • Cultural shock: We will go over the various phases of adjusting to culture and how to deal with them. This is critical for adapting to your new learning location.
  • Working while studying: We will go over how to follow the rules of your student visa and provide advice on how to discover suitable student employment opportunities. This can improve your study and living environments.
  • Homesickness: We recognize that being separated from family and friends might cause homesickness. Once you reach your study destination, we will provide you with useful hints on how to deal with homesickness.
  • Legalities: We will provide you with vital information about your study country's rules and regulations. This will ensure that you understand your rights as an international student.