The UK is one of the top destinations for students worldwide. What makes the UK stand out, and why do students from everywhere choose it? Here are a few of the reasons why:
Institutions with Global Recognition
The UK hosts some of the best and oldest universities in the world with an outstanding academic reputation. Nearly fifth of the world’s top 50 universities are in the UK, according to QS World University Rankings 2021.
You can choose from the old and prestigious like Oxford University to small and affordable university like Leeds Trinity University. Whichever university you choose, you will sure to have an extraordinary experience.
Broad Choice of Degree
You can choose from over 50,000 courses in more than 25 subjects’ area. No matter what subject you are interested in, you are sure to find something that suits you. You might even discover a degree you never knew existed, and that could eventually change your whole life!
If you want to save time and finish your studies early, the UK is the best choice. If you study full time in the UK, you can usually complete an undergraduate degree in 3 years. A master’s degree usually takes one year. Hence, you will be able to graduate sooner and save money on fees and accommodation.
Improve Your English
Speaking English is a valuable skill in today’s world, and where can it be better to learn and improve English than in the UK? All classes are conducted in English, and before applying for university in the UK, you must sit for IELTS for UKVI.
Recognized by Employers
Higher education degrees and qualifications from the UK are recognized by employers and academics all worldwide. They provide students with the opportunity to buildup skills, knowledge, critical thinking, and connections to drive forward their careers.
Multicultural and Diverse Environment
The UK is well-known for its vast range of different cultures, races, and religions. With more than one-third of the overall population coming from overseas and more than 233 languages spoken, —it is a country like no other.
Work During and Post-Study
The UK Tier 4 (General) Student Visa allows international students to work part-time during the term or have an internship/ fellowship that fulfils the requirements set by the UKVI (the UK Visas and Immigration). However, those who land a job in the UK may get a work permit to work during their post-graduation even before finishing their degree.
Simpler Student Visa Process
Any international student who wishes to go to the UK for higher education needs to apply for a Tier 4 (General) Student Visa. The applicant needs to apply through the Gov. UK website. However, the application must be done outside the UK, ideally at least three months before the course is scheduled to start. Visas take roughly eight weeks to process, which is relatively faster than student visa processing times in many other countries.
Things You Must to Know about Studying in the UK
- For UK higher education, you need to apply through UCAS.
- The deadlines for applications are different and vary depending on the courses and the universities.
- Tuition fees vary depending on the university or college and course you choose. You may be able to get financial help with your tuition fees or a scholarship.
- The amount of money you’ll need to cover living costs will differ based on the place you study. London and other large cities tend to be more expensive.
- There can be work permit restrictions and some English language qualifications you may need.
- First-year students tend to live in university halls of residence (university accommodation). However, lots of other accommodation options are also available.
Whether you are going to the UK solely based on high-quality education or to experience a bit of everything it has to offer,—you will undoubtedly enjoy your time there! Need help making your journey from here to the UK? Contact PFEC Global to discuss your opportunities—today!
Frequently Asked Questions
Which are the top universities of Australia/ Canada/UK/USA/Malaysia you’re working with?
We have more than 250 universities under our portal. We work with the top universities of Canada/Australia/UK/Malaysia/USA as well.
How much fees you take for the file processing?
We do not charge any kind of processing/application or Visa processing fees. Our services for our students are completely free.
Do you take any fees for visa processing?
We do not charge for Application and VISA processing fees for the universities and colleges under our portal. You have to pay first semester tuition fees of your desired institution. The amount depends on the course and institution you choose.
Without IELTS score or any English proficiency test, is there any University I can apply?
We recommend applying with an English proficiency test score such as IELTS/PTE.
I have study gap. Can I apply in Australia/ Canada/UK/USA/Malaysia for study?
Yes, you can apply but it depends on the universities If they allow with the study gap. There are universities who allow the study gap. Please fill out our form with the required details our expert education counsellor will contact with you after reviewing your details.
I have completed SSC. Can I apply for Higher Secondary School in Canada/Australia/UK/USA/Malaysia?
You can apply for the Foundation Courses available in Canada/Australia/UK/Malaysia/USA. However, we recommend to apply after completing your Higher Secondary School Certificate (HSC).
What kind of migration services are provided by you? I want to go Canada with my family. Can you help in this regard?
Our migration services are currently closed due to Covid-19 Pandemic. We will soon reopen this service. Please keep in touch with us.
Is there any opportunity for full funded scholarship in Masters?
Yes, there are full funded scholarships are available. To get 100% scholarship, you must have good academic result and involvement in extra-curricular activities. But you can definitely apply.
I have poor CGPA in my Graduation/Masters Can I get scholarship with the result?
Yes, you can apply for the scholarship but this will vary depending on the subject and university.