Brunel University London
Delegates from countries that require a visa to enter the United Kingdom are reminded that the process of obtaining a visa can take a minimum of three months. You are strongly encouraged to plan ahead and begin the application process early in your home country. Applicants are responsible to take care of their own visa application and need to directly contact the respective embassy.
Further information on visitor visas to the UK, please see:
If you are unsure whether you will need a visa, there is a tool to guide your application:
There is also a tool to estimate how long it may take to process your visa based on the country you apply from:
Request an invitation letter
Please ensure to provide the following information:
Title (Mr, Prof, Dr, …)
Full Name (as it appears on your passport
Full Home Address
Passport Number (for VISA purposes only)
Please note that this letter does not guarantee you will be granted a visa. We are unable to send the letter to an embassy or consulate for you nor can we contact the embassy or consulate on your behalf. It is the sole responsibility of the attendee to obtain the necessary paperwork for entry to the UK. Please allow a minimum of 4 weeks for mailing and delivery of the original letter (an electronic copy will be emailed within 5 working days).
Travelling by car
Entry is via Kingston Lane only. . On arrival, please request a permit for the day from the main reception desk in the Eastern Gateway Building.
For more information on how to find us, please go to http://www.brunel.ac.uk/about/finding-us