Student Services at UKEC Academy!
Our team at UKEC Academy is on hand to ensure that your are happy and comfortable whilst you are studying with us. Our student handbook will be sent to you before you start the course and given to you on your first day. Please read this carefully to find out all the information that you will require whilst studying at UKEC Academy. Below are a few of the very important points for you to be aware of but please do take the time to read the entire student handbook.
You can purchase an International Student Identity Card (ISIC) to get discounts and benefits on travel, accommodation, in shops and many other places. To purchase a card, you will need: • Enrolment letter from UKEC Academy • Passport photo • £12 You can purchase your card from: STA Travel, 14A Oxford Road, Manchester, M1 5QA
If you are studying for more than 6 months and wish to open a bank account then speak to a member of our team. You can open an online account before you arrive in the UK with Aspire http://www.unizest.co.uk/en-gb/ or you can speak to a member of our staff when you arrive and they will give you a bank letter to support your application with the bank .
HEALTH & TRAVEL INSURANCE
We have partnered with Endsleigh Insurance and we now offer International Student Insurance to all of our students, FREE of charge! For more information, click here.
Some students will need to register with the police on arrival to the UK. This information will be stamped in your passport. You will need to arrange an appointment. Please speak to the reception team on your first day if you are unsure whether or not you have to register and for details of how to register.