Leaving for the UK

Getting your visa

When you receive your visa

Connect with other students

Your checklist



1. Paid University approved taxi driver

2. Direct train from Manchester International Airport to Huddersfield

3. Meet and Greet Service

Explore Huddersfield

Huddersfield is a beautiful and historic town which is safe, friendly and welcoming. Living costs are low and there are many attractions, shops and restaurants to visit, click here to explore Huddersfield.


University campus

The University is based in the middle of the town centre with easy access to everything that you may need, and a map of the campus is available to download.


Accommodation location compared to the University campus

If you have been allocated accommodation, click this link and you will see a map like the one above. Enter the postcode of your accommodation into the box on the top left of the map and a pin will appear on the map showing you where it is. For example HD1 3DH is the University's postcode.

Top tips for getting through passport control and customs

Important contacts

  • Out of these hours, please contact the University Security team on +44 (0)1484 472220.
  • Emergency Services (Police, Ambulance, Fire) – Telephone: 999

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