Brexit and students

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Read the latest guidance on how Brexit will affect EU students, from information about visas to fees and financial support.

From 1 January 2021, the rules for EU students have changed. Find out everything you need to know about the impact of Brexit on students from the EU.

For students arriving from outside of the EU to study in London, you should continue to apply for your student visa in the usual way.

Information for students from the EU

In June 2020, the UK government announced that EU students will no longer benefit from home fee status and be eligible for financial support for courses starting in the 2021/22 academic year.

Find more guidance for EU students wishing to study in the UK on the official UK government website.

What are the consequences for EU students after Brexit?

If you are currently studying in London, contact your university for any further advice and guidance on Brexit for students.

Find more information on how to apply for the EU Settlement Scheme before 30 June 2021 and on the latest guidance on entering the UK with a national identity card.

Last updated: 4 January 2021