The United Kingdom or Great Britain is composed by England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland territories and located between the North Atlantic Ocean and the North Sea. The population is 62.8 million people.
The official language is English combined with local languages such as Scottish, Scottish Gaelic, Welsh, Irish and Cornish.
The UK is a key global player in political, economic and military spheres.
London is the capital city and one the most famous cities in the UK and also around the world. London is a very popular destination among tourists. With its history, culture and modernity London can amaze any person.
HIGHER EDUCATION SYSTEM
UK higher Education System is one of the most prestigious in the world. Thousands of international students every year choose Great Britain as a study abroad country.
Academic year in UK begins in September/October and lasts till June/July.
Undergraduate degree courses (Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science) last 3 years. Master degrees usually take one year course after completing undergraduate degree.
Course costs varies between £10 000 and £30 000 according to degree and subject international student would prefer to study.
UK is a student destination for international students and offers everything that a student needs. It is a heaven for young people.
UK universities offer their own well organized services such as Student Help, Health Care, Consulting, Libraries, Social, and Cultural & Sport Clubs. International students can also easily find plenty of activities outside their Universities. They may go to museums, learn about UK history, spend a soul relaxing time at the opera theatres or enjoy listening to modern music in the clubs nearby.
Getting a Student Visa is a necessary process to study abroad. It is very important to start visa application process before you plan to start your program.
There are different types of student visas to Great Britain. The most general are:
- Student Visitor Visa: 18 years old student can apply if they intend to attend English courses.
- Visa duration is from 6 to 11 months
General Student Visa: It is issued for students who are older than 16.
The detailed requirements for receiving a student visa you may check UK visa and immigration websites.
|Anglia Ruskin University|
|Anglo-Continental School of English||Bournemouth|
|Birkbeck, University of London|
|Birmingham City University||Birmingham|
|BPP University||London, City of|
|City University, London||London, City of|
|Goldsmiths, University of London||London, City of|
|King\'s College London||London, City of|
|Leeds Beckett University||Leeds|
|Liverpool Hope University||Liverpool|
|London School of Business and Finance||London, City of|
|London School of Commerce||London, City of|
|Manchester Metropolitan University||Manchester|
|Middlesex University||London, City of|
|Newcastle University||Newcastle upon Tyne|
|Nottingham Trent University||Nottingham|
|Oxford Brookes University|
|Queen\'s University Belfast|
|Regent\'s University London||London, City of|
|Royal Holloway, University of London||Surrey|
|Sheffield Hallam University||Sheffield|
|SOAS, University of London||London, City of|
|South Thames College||London, City of|
|University College London||London, City of|
|University of Aberdeen||Aberdeen City|
|University of Bedfordshire||Bedfordshire|
|University of Birmingham||Birmingham|
|University of Bradford|
|University of Brighton||Brighton and Hove|
|University of Chester||Cheshire|
|University of East Anglia||Norfolk|
|University of East London||London, City of|
|University of Essex|
|University of Exeter||Devon|
|University of Glasgow||Glasgow City|
|University of Greenwich||London, City of|
|University of Kent||Kent|
|University of Leeds||Leeds|
|University of Leicester||Leicester|
|University of Liverpool||Liverpool|
|University of Manchester||Manchester|
|University of Nottingham||Nottingham|
|University of Portsmouth||Portsmouth|
|University of Reading||Reading|
|University of Roehampton||London, City of|
|University of Salford||Salford|
|University of Sheffield||Sheffield|
|University of Southampton||Southampton|
|University of St Andrews|
|University of Surrey||Surrey|
|University of Sussex|
|University of the West of England||Bristol, City of|
|University of Warwick||Coventry|
|University of York||York|