Option conducts a Pre-departure Briefing for students for Visa Approval from the concerned country. The briefing covers topics ranging from academic life, accommodation, cost of living and much more, that aim to help incoming international students.
First Step is a pre-departure guide for students coming which combines general advice on immigration, fees and maintenance requirements with guidance on preparing for a student’s journey, arriving in the concerned country, onward travel (getting from the airport to final destination), settling in, out and about, and lists of useful organizations. This is supplemented by the Entry Clearance and Immigration guide.
Creating Confidence advises students on the precautions they should take to keep safe and avoid being victim of crime. Keeping Healthy talks about the structure of the Health System of the country, what to do if a student feels unwell, and a student’s entitlement to National Health Service care.