New Students

Study Abroad and Exchange

Study Abroad and Exchange

Study Abroad and Exchange

 We are looking forward to welcoming you this September!

September 2020 Handbook

Before your arrival in September, you will receive a student handbook, which contains information specifically for Study Abroad and Exchange students. You should expect to receive this handbook a few weeks before you arrive.

Pre-Arrival Newsletters

Essential and useful information will be sent out to you via Countdown Newsletter which are emailed to you fortnightly. You should already be receiving these emails. If you are not receiving these, please advise us on

Airport Collection

Free airport collection is provided from London Heathrow Airport (Terminal 3) on Saturday 12 September and Sunday 13 September 2020. The collection is usually between 8am and 2pm but the times have not yet been finalised for autumn 2020.  Full details, including how to book will be published here in late August.

Arrivals Week

Study Abroad and Exchange students who are living on campus can arrive on 12 September or Sunday 13 September 2020. You will receive full details of how to check into your accommodation prior to your arrival via your Countdown Newsletters. There will be events and activities once you arrive in London. A schedule will be provided prior to your arrival.


You will receive an email prior to arrival requesting that you enrol before arriving at Queen Mary. Once you arrive in London, you will attend a slot to collect your Queen Mary ID card. Further information will be communicated to you via email.

Further Information

You can find further information for Study Abroad and Erasmus+ students on our Global Opportunities webpages here. Here you can find previous issues of our Countdown Newsletters, find out more about support and student services available to you and download your Arrivals Guide. Please note, all of this information will be emailed to you prior to your arrival, so please read your Countdown Newsletter carefully. If you have any questions please contact us on