PUNE: The British Council has organized a pre-departure orientation programme for students aspiring higher studies in the UK, at Hotel Sun-n-Sand  from 1.30 pm to 5.30 pm on Friday,22nd July 2011.

Students, who wish to attend this programme, are required to register by paying an enrolment fee of Rs 200 per seat.

The programme is specifically useful for students who have received an offer for admission from a UK institution or are in the process of applying to one and are preparing to leave for the UK soon.

Senior officials from the British deputy high commission in Mumbai will address queries relating to a range of matters including student visa applications; travel; accommodation; settling down in the UK and health.

There will also be an interaction with selected alumni who will share their experiences of studying in the UK.

For more information and registration details, contact British Library on (020) 41005300 or 41005310 or e-mail bl.pune@in.britishcouncil.org

Source : Times of India