Study in the UK
High Quality Education & Research
UK universities are among the best in the world, and consistently perform well in world rankings. They also have a reputation for world-class research. Students get the opportunity to develop the skills, knowledge, critical thinking, and connections to drive forward their careers. High quality postgraduate study opportunities are also available at the majority of UK universities, with some universities offering sponsorship to extend Tier 4 visas.
World - leading research
The UK is a powerhouse of science and research. With so many universities at the cutting edge of global discoveries and emerging technology, our students graduate with insights and experience that are in high demand around the world. Building on an extraordinary heritage of new discoveries, UK universities continue to be globally-recognised for their commitment to research.
Strong International Reputation
Higher education in the UK has a strong international reputation. International students in the UK have the opportunity to build their skills not only in classroom but also through socialising with students from diverse backgrounds and employers from all over the world have high regards for a UK Qualification.
Globally recognised Qualifications
UK higher education degrees and qualifications are recognised by employers and academics worldwide. This is because of the fact that the quality of education and training in the UK is very high and employers find graduates job ready and able to deliver it in the real world be it in business, science and technology and or research.
Short, flexible courses
The duration of the bachelor and master programs is shorter compared to other countries with some exceptions. Most countries offer a 4-year bachelor degree and 2 years Master degree whereas most bachelor programs in the UK is of 3 years duration and the Master degree programs are of 1-year duration.
UK has a lower cost of education when compared to many developed countries given the fact that duration of the degree programs is shorter. On an average the tuition cost for most bachelor degree programs is around 12000-14000 GBP per year whereas for 13000-16000 GBP for Master programs. These amounts can come down by 25 percent if the scholarships and or bursaries offered by the universities are taken into account.
Part time jobs
An international student enrolled for an academic course longer than 6 months and on a Tier 4 Student visa is allowed to work part time 20 hours during the week and full time during the holidays. This allows the student to earn and support his/her stay in UK reducing the financial burden on the family back home.
Post Study Work
It is possible for International students to apply for 2 years post study work visa in the UK of an undergraduate or master’s degree upon graduation. From summer 2021, international students who have successfully completed an undergraduate or master’s degree will be able to benefit from two years’ work experience in the UK upon graduation, through the new Graduate Route. Students who complete their PhD will be able to stay for three years.
The UK has been a leader in international education and has been welcoming international students since a very long time and people in the UK understand the importance of the students coming from different countries and therefore, students feel at home and at ease the day they arrive in the UK. 14% of the total population of UK are migrants but in cosmopolitan cities like London this percentage is as high as 36%. This shows that UK is a culturally diverse nation and so a foreign student will feel at home while studying in the UK.
UK universities and colleges offer financial support to deserving students. Although such assistance may be competitive but deserving students are supported by institutions to pursue their studies in the UK.