STUDY ABROAD STUDY IN UK

STUDY IN UK

United Kingdom always provides excellent education to all the students visiting UK for studies. It has world class universities, which are on par with the best in the world. These universities offer a vibrant, creative and challenging environment to its students.

Its numerous universities, at par with the best in the world, offer a vibrant, creative and challenging environment. The course curriculums are one of the most advanced and contemporary, these are designed with industry leaders and carry a high content of practical orientation that is very beneficial to the students for their careers. The availability of world-class scientific equipments and state-of-the-art laboratories, and the excellent infrastructure and facilities, coupled with the highly knowledgeable and dedicated teaching faculty help you to be amongst the best in your field. They provide a solid foundation on which to develop your fullest potential, boost your career prospects and build your future.

Why choose UK?

United Kingdom is one of the most sought after countries for higher studies, it offers a vibrant and multi-ethnic culture, and is considered as the best multi-lingual and cosmopolitan country with no racial discrimination. UK Degrees are recognized and respected all over the world. The education system of UK is the oldest system, but still successful in providing excellent education. UK also provides many opportunities to explore its business environment for international students. Studying in the UK is comparatively affordable than United States or Canada. UK education prepares students to start earning early with shorter duration programs with a vast choice of Institutions and subjects. UK institutions offer flexible programs and a lot of scholarship and bursaries are also offered by the UK institutions. National Health Service is free for students visiting UK for higher studies for more than 6 months of studies.
 

Environment

United Kingdom has a diverse, tolerant and stable social environment. UK is multicultural society, another reason why international students are interested in coming to study here. With big cities, rural towns and villages, modern and historical architecture, the UK is a diverse and exciting place to explore.
 

Education System

The quality of UK education is internationally recognized by several top notch employers, universities and governments, making it a popular destination for international students. The UK is also renowned for the excellence of its research and teaching process. The quality of a university's or college's teaching and its facilities are assessed by the Quality Assurance Agency (QAA). Research standards are examined by the Research Assessment Exercise (RAE), which publishes its findings every five years.

 

  • In UK "O" level is equivalent to SSC (10th Std)
  • "A" levels (2 years) is equivalent to HSC (12th Std)
  • Bachelors is for 3 years
  • 4 Years are Sandwich program
  • Masters for 1 year and PHD for 3 years.

Top up Programs and Bridging Courses are special feature of the UK Education system

Sandwich and Foundation Programs

Sandwich programs are made up of combination of periods of study and time spent in industry. The course duration extends up to four years instead of the usual 3 years. Foundation programmes are of one year duration and are generally tailored towards students as an alternative route to bridge the gap between their own qualification and that which is required for an entry into a degree program in a university or college.
Types of degrees

 

Postgraduate Certificates and Diplomas (PG Cert; PG Dip)

Bachelor Degrees

Foundation Degrees

Higher National Diplomas

Higher National Certificates

Diplomas of Higher Education

Foundation courses, Foundation years or Access/Bridging courses

Masters (MA; MSc)

Master of Business Administration (MBA)

Types of Institutions

University

Open University

College and Institution of Higher Education

Open College

College of Technology

Teacher Training College

Institute

 

 

Student Intakes

  • The main intake period by all Universities is in September / October
  • Few universities offer January / February intake also.
  • Few universities also offer admission 3 to 4 times in a year.

Information Technology

Management

Finance/Accounting

Engineering

Aviation

Applied Science and Hospitality

Accounting

Biotechnology

Law / Legal Studies

Communication/ Media studies

Art & Design

 

Education costs

Type of Course

Duration

Cost(s) per year

Under Graduation

3 - 4 year

6,750 to 8,500

Post-Graduation

1 - 2 year

8,000 to 10,000

Masters/Doctoral

-

7,500 to 15,000

Note: Student Visa Application Fee is 255

Living costs

  • Shared accommodation approximately 75-150 per week
  • University accommodation approximately 50-100 per week
  • Outside London - approximately 5,500 per year
  • London - 6,500 approximately per year

Part-time work opportunities

  • Students can work up to 20 hours a week during term time and full time during vacations.
  • Students can earn around 5 - 7 per hour i.e. approx. 400 - 560 per month (Rs. 30000 - Rs. 42000) during term.

Post-study work rights

International students have an excellent opportunity to remain in the UK for four months following completion of their studies [only degree level or above courses with minimum 12 months course duration quality] to seek graduate employment. They can stay in the UK after 2 years as a permanent resident.
 

Career Opportunities

UK offers excellent career opportunities for International students in the areas of

 

  • Management
  • Information Technology
  • Hospitality
  • Engineering

Weather

The United Kingdom has a temperate climate, with plentiful rainfall all year round. The temperature varies with the seasons, but seldom drops below -10 C (14.0 F) or rises above 35 C. In the west, winters are wet, especially over high ground. Summers are warmest in the south east of England, being closest to the European mainland, and coolest in the north. Snowfall occurs in winter and early spring. Scotland tends to be colder than England since its located further north but this has its good side, since it enables Scotland to provide Skiing holidays to its visitors.

Choosing from the enormous range of opportunities offered in the UK often leaves prospective students bewildered. Our counselor's help you pinpoint the course and institution that would be suit your needs and jumpstart your career. Their advice takes into account all the factors that determine your choice of an institution.