The University of Southampton

Overseas support

In trouble and need support while travelling or working overseas on behalf of the University? Here’s what you should do:

In an emergency

If you need medical treatment

If you have visa or immigration problems

If your University phone or laptop is lost or stolen

The University’s International Business Team is on hand to answer questions about overseas travel before and during your trip – and the team can help source advice on issues such as visas, tax, social security and health and safety.

Visit the team’s website, bookmark their advice on staying safe overseas and contact them at

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