The UK has become one of the top destinations to study around the world. The UK is the second most popular destination for international students, behind the US.
Worldwide Recognition: Degrees and qualifications from UK higher education institutions are known around the world as high quality and world class.
Education Costs are low: Because your degree will generally take less time to complete in the UK than in other countries, you could save money compared to other countries. Although four-year programs are increasing in popularity, most degree programs in the UK are three years, and a masters program is typically between one and two years.
Work Opportunities: An international student in the UK is typically allowed to work up to 20 hours a week during school term, and up to full-time when school is out of term.
Scholarships/ Loans: Financing an international education can be difficult. The best approach includes lots of preparation, careful analysis of your budget, and hard work in researching and applying for scholarships. There are many scholarships and loans available to students who want to study in the UK.
Gateway to Europe: With the addition of the Channel Tunnel and low cost airlines, Europe is easier to access than ever. You can reach most areas of Europe from the UK within a few hours by train or direct flight. If you are studying in London or Manchester and you want a weekend away in Italy, you can fly direct to Rome, Milan, Pisa, Genoa, Venice or several other cities in Italy. The direct flight would take around two hours and costs will vary, depending on when you travel and when you book.
Multicultural Nation: The UK is known for its multicultural society, with nearly all religions and faiths represented. the UK is very open to new traditions and cultures - a great thing for students from other countries.