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UK Council for International Student Affairs (UKCISA)
In addition to their advice line for students, UKCISA provide a wide range of advice and support including information on many aspects of studying and living in the UK for current and prospective international students.
Driving in the UK
Learn the facts about driving in the UK, licences, tax, insurance and MOT.
Explore Northern Ireland
Whether you want a day shopping, relaxing day at a park, day trip along the coast or lively night out - Northern Ireland can offer it all!
Find out more about television licences in the UK. Queen's accommodation provide a TV in all kitchens, studios and communal areas, however, if you wish to watch live TV on a computer/tablet/phone or TV, you will need to purchase a TV licence.
National Insurance Number
If you are going to take paid employment in the UK, you will need a National Insurance (NI) number.
Northern Ireland Slang
A guide to local phrases.
Translink is the main public transport provider in Northern Ireland. They have a range of travel cards and tickets specifically for young people, offering discounts to make travelling affordable.
The Family Planning Association are a sexual health charity, and give information and support on sexual health, sex and relationships.
Smoking is banned in all Queen's University buildings including accommodation. There are designated outdoor smoking shelters in the University grounds.