Why Study in the UK?
- Over 120 state Higher Education Institutions – a good choice on offer
- Providing HE for over 900 years – a long history of higher education
- International reputation for quality
- UK is one of the most cosmopolitan nations in the world
- Independent learning / thinking
- Financial – £27,000 average starting salary
- Social reasons: meet new people, new culture, independence.
- Most Bachelor courses are for 3 years duration
- Masters degree duration is 1 year
- Low cost of living but high standard of living
- Easily accessible cities
- Lively cities, peaceful towns, castles and historical sites
- National parks – beautiful mountains and fantastic beaches
- Friendly, welcoming and safe
- English is the language of education and business
Working during your studies
- 20 hours per week during term time * Full time during vacations.
- The University’s Careers Service – job search, mock interviews.
- Student Union’s Employment Service – part time job vacancies.
Working in the UK following your studies
- Tier 2 visas.
- Support from international student support services.
- Employability week preparing our graduates for the world of work.