Our Global Community team provides services and support to staff and students, including delivering welcome events for international students.

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Staff Visas

We provide visa and immigration advice for University staff. Visit the Staff Visa website to learn more about the different visa routes and to receive support from our immigration advisor.

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Refugee, asylum and at-risk scholar support

Find out more about the support available for refugee, asylum and at-risk scholars, our work in this area and how you can assist in current projects at the University.

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Edinburgh’s community stories

For Refugee Week 2020, we brought together a collection of stories from volunteers, researchers and refugees themselves, from the University and the wider community of Edinburgh. Read their stories.

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