UK

England is quite a unique place on earth that offers a rich multicultural atmosphere. It is home to some of the oldest and most prestigious universities of the world with sprawling campuses, excellent infrastructure and standards of teaching that makes you ready for a successful career ahead.

QUICK FACTS

  • Capital – London
  • Currency: Pound Sterling (GBP)
  • Official Languages: English
  • Climate: warm summers and cool winters

WHY STUDY IN UK?

  • International education hub for more than 100 years
  • Diverse range of courses with wide range of specializations
  • Sandwich bachelors with 1 year Industry placement
  • No permission required from the job centre for International students studying at UK institutions to undertake spare time or vacation work
  • Free health insurance for students studying in UK for six months or more

UK EDUCATION SYSTEM

The higher education imparting bodies in the UK are

  • Colleges
  • Universities
  • Institutions of higher education.

Qualifications offered

  • Degree courses
  • Vocational training
  • Diplomas
  • Postgraduate courses.
  • Sandwich courses whereby part-time work and real experience is combined between the course duration.
  • First degree courses of 3-4 years duration.
  • Diplomas and vocational courses of 1-2 years with the Vocational and Technical Education Councils conferring the degree certificate.
  • Postgraduate study may be in one of two forms - either as a work of independent research under supervision or a taught course of one or two year’s duration.

REQUIRED TESTS

  • IELTS or TOEFL scores or any equivalent as a proof of English Proficiency
  • Diploma programs: Overall band score of 5.0
  • Bachelor’s Degree: Overall band score of 6.0
  • Masters Programs: Overall band score of 6.0 – 6.5

INTAKE

  • January /February/September/November

COST OF EDUCATION

  • An average of 7500 pounds per year*

*Fees information given are of informative nature may vary from university to university

COST OF LIVING

  • 11385 GBP (Inner London – 9 months)
  • 9135 GBP (Outer London – 9 months)

WORK RIGHTS AND STAY BACK

  • 20 hours per week ( 40 hours during vacation )full time work rights for spouses for Masters programme
  • Post study work permit for students who secure a job offer with salary of 20,600GBP

1-4 Months visa extension