If you are an international student interested in UK study and need advice and support throughout this unprecedented period, please read below for the latest information.
SI-UK are closely monitoring local conditions and government advice in the UK, as well as across all our global offices. If you need to speak to someone, please reach out to our team via phone or arrange a free online consultation with SI-UK Nigeria today.
The UK Government has announced that all testing measures for eligible fully vaccinated travellers arriving in the UK are now removed. Key points from the most recent announcement include:
To qualify under the fully vaccinated rules for travel to England, you must have proof of vaccination with a full course of an approved vaccine at least 14 days before you arrive in England:
International students in the UK are able to access vaccinations as they are rolled out across the country, meaning you may receive the vaccine quicker in the UK than your home country and will be protected when returning home.
Once you have registered with a local GP in the UK, you can book your COVID-19 vaccination.
Fully Vaccinated: If you qualify as fully vaccinated for travel to England, you:
Not fully vaccinated: If you do not qualify as fully vaccinated for travel to England, you will need to:
If you would like to discuss your current application with one of our consultants, or have any questions about COVID-19 and its implications for UK study, we welcome one-to-one Skype/Zoom calls with our team who will be happy to help. Alternatively, you can call us.
We are fully aware that we will not yet have answers to all of your questions, but do, please let our team know if there are specific concerns or issues you would like more information about.
My counsellor contacted me every day throughout the application process and helped me receive an unconditional offer. I am so grateful to SI-UK and will never forget them. I will study very hard as I feel this is the best reward I can give the whole team.
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