What to expect on your first day at Bellerbys College

Posted 25 August 2016
Getting ready to study at Bellerbys College in September

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Tips for your first week at Bellerbys in September, plus exciting events happening in the cities of Brighton, Cambridge London and Oxford.

It’s nearly time for you to start your exciting journey to the UK ready to begin your course at Bellerbys College. Whether you’re studying in Brighton, Cambridge, London or Oxford, here are some tips on what to expect when you arrive in September.

Arrive: day one

We will be at the airport to meet you as soon as you arrive in the UK if you’ve pre-booked a taxi transfer with us. Your driver will have a Bellerbys College sign with your name on ready to take you to your new home.

Take part: your first week

Feeling a mix of excitement and nerves about your first week at Bellerbys College is completely normal, and you can be sure your classmates are feeling many of the same things as you. During your first week we will arrange lots of activities to help you make new friends, settle in and get to know your new city.

Events and activities include things like quizzes, sports and games alongside practical advice on safety, banking and transport. Read your pre-arrival guide on our 'before you arrive' page to find out specific information on what to expect during your first days and weeks.

Can't wait to meet your new friends? 

Introduce yourself on Instagram using the hashtag #MyBellerbysJourney and visit our arrivals page

Our students, this time last year

Watch a video from our students enjoying their first week at Bellerbys College last year:

Explore: events near you

What’s on in Brighton?

  • Brighton Digital Festival – celebrating digital culture for one whole month with over 150 events.
  • Fiery Food Festival – a celebration of spicy food alongside competitions, music and comedy.
  • The Color Run – watch or take part in the 5k colour run where participants are covered head to toe in coloured powder.
  • Three Ways to 3D History – find out how digital technology is bringing the history of Brighton and Hove to life.

What’s on in Cambridge?

What’s on in London?

What’s on in Oxford?

We look forward to welcoming you to Bellerbys soon!