Pre-Departure Briefing: preparing for studying in the UK with confidence. – for students from East Asia

The British Council organised an online pre-departure briefing in order to provide essential information to all students across East Asia who have received an offer from a UK institution or are planning to study in the UK in the future. 

Date and Time: 27 July 2022, 18:30-20:00 (local time in Taiwan)

The session included guidance on how to prepare yourself for your studies and life in the UK and includes topics such as:

  • Immigration and passport control procedures
  • How to get to schools, colleges and universities
  • Student support and safety
  • Finance matters and budget planning
  • Cultural differences
  • Opportunity to listen to alumni and current students in the UK to learn from their experience 


Pre-departure briefing

The pre-departure briefing is an annual event organised by the British Council for students who have received an offer from UK institutions, to provide practical information on planning your UK studies, choosing accommodation, booking your travel and more. 

The briefing aims to help to prepare you for your stay and studies in the UK. Participants will also have a chance to meet UK alumni from various institutions at the briefing.

Seminars and Outreach Presentations

The British Council in Taiwan organises and delivers more than 70 seminars and outreach presentations across the island every year to provide updated information on studying and living in the UK.