Prepare to study
You’ve received an offer, what next?
Applying and receiving an offer is the start of your journey to study with us, there are a few more steps you need to take before we see you on campus.
How to apply for your CAS
iCAS deadlines (for combined visa)
The Combined visa (iCAS) is issued by the University of Aberdeen. This visa covers the full duration of your studies, the International Year Two at the International Study Centre as well as the following years of your undergraduate degree at University of Aberdeen.
|Programme name and start date||Deadline for students to be iCAS ready||Last iCAS issuance date by University|
|International Year Two starting on 8 Jan. 2024||24 November 2023*||8 December 2023*|
*Dates are subject to change. Please contact Admissions for latest information.
|Programme & Start date||Deadline to submit CAS and Country of residence||Deadline to submit CAS and Country of residence||Deadline to submit CAS and Country of residence||Deadline to submit CAS and Country of residence||Deadline to submit CAS and Country of residence|
8th January 2024 start date
|1 December 2023||8 December 2023||15 December 2023||22 December 2023||29 December 2023|
United Arab Emirates
These CAS ready deadlines are based on standard visa processing times. Later CAS deadlines may be available if you are using a Super Priority or Priority Service. Please contact Admissions for more information.
If you are applying from a country that is not listed in the above table, then your CAS deadline will be similar to the countries with the earliest deadline (i.e. Angola, Bahrain, Brazil).