Meet and connect with other students before you start your journey at NCI


The Unibuddy Community is a closed messaging group exclusively created for NCI international freshers. This is a safe space to meet and connect with other international students before you start at NCI. Find below some frequently asked questions about the NCI Unibuddy community: 

What can I find in the community?

You will find an updates tab and a group within the community: 

  • Connect with Students: in this group, you will have the opportunity to connect with other freshers and make friends before classes start! 

  • Updates: In this tab, you will receive International Support news, recent updates and links for webinar recordings.

How do I join?

International Students starting who have confirmed their place will receive an email invitation to join this exclusive NCI community on the first week of the pre-arrival programme.

Thereafter, every Wednesday during the Pre-Arrival Programme, we will continue to invite new students who have recently confirmed their place.

Students who have confirmed their place and have not received an invitation should email

Do I have to join?

NCI Unibuddy community is not mandatory to join but is highly recommended if you wish to connect with other freshers who are starting at the same time as you and make new friends.