Saturday 10 June 2017 -
09:30 to 12:15
The Grand Ballroom, Sheraton Hotel Grande Sukhumvit

Pre-departure Briefing 2017

The pre-departure briefing is an annual event organised by the British Council in order to provide essential information to all students who have received an offer from UK institutions.

The session includes guidelines on how to prepare yourself for your stay and includes topics such as:

  • Tier 4 visa application
  • TB test for Tier 4 visa application by International Organization for Migration (IOM)
  • Welfare matters, Cultural diferences, Transportations etc. 
  • A panel talk with UK alumni from various institutions in a friendly, informal reception to talk more and answer your specific questions about student life in the UK.


09.30 – 10.00         Registration

10.00 – 10.05        Welcome speech by The British Council’s management executive

10.05 – 10.25        Visa application by UKVI

10.25 – 10.40        TB Test by IOM Migration Health Assesment Centre

10.40 – 11.10        Top tips for settling in to your home in the UK by Sponsors

11.10 – 11.25         Coffee break

11.25 – 12.00        Alumni talk: Practical advice from the alumni


  • Most activities will be conducted in Thai.
  • Free admission.


For more information and enquiries, please contact

or call 02 657 5678 press 3 from Monday - Friday 10.00 - 18.00