As an advisory unit, GAO works together with internal units like the Students Affairs Office and Faculties in providing consultation and support to non-local students.  We provide information about visa requirements, arrival transportation, accommodation and guidance.  Occasionally, representatives from the consulates are arranged to come to the University to give briefing to their own nationals on information about living in Macao.

All exchange students are invited to join the Orientation Programme.  Please access Students Affairs Office’s Orientation Programme for more information.

Pre- and Post-arrival Information

After receiving the results from UM and before arriving at UM, the student should have a good level of preparedness for exchange.  There are many things you may help yourself prepare for a memorable and productive exchange.  They include, but are not limited to the following: