The UK is a popular destination for international students, attracting over 600,000 each year and ranking second globally. Its diverse range of programs, from English language courses to PhD programs, contributes to its popularity. Studying in the UK also provides an opportunity to meet people from around the world, as it has become an education hub for international students.

As of August 2017, there were a total of around 130 universities in the UK, with 106 in England and 5 university colleges. Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) in England, with the exception of the University of Buckingham and the University of Law, receive support from the Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE), which administers funds for all 128 HEIs. This underscores the UK’s commitment to providing quality higher education for both domestic and international students.

  • Primary Education
  •  Secondary Education
  •  Further Education
  •  Higher Education

Higher education degrees normally consists bachelor, masters and doctoral degrees and these programs are offered by universities and non-university institutions. Universities and non-university institutions offer research oriented and highly professional education.

  • Bachelor degrees
  • Masters degrees
  • Doctoral degrees

There are many different entry requirements depending on your chosen course of study in the UK.

For bachelor degree:

  • Academic qualification: You should have completed at least 13 years of education in your home country or in the UK, higher National Certificate or diploma level.
  • English language: IELTS 6.0 or equivalent in any other acceptable English language testing examinations.

For Master degree:

  • Academic requirements: You have completed at least undergraduate level of study in your home country or in the UK.
  • English language: IELTS overall 6.0 to 6.5 or equivalent level of score in any English language testing examination.

Studying in the UK is generally cheaper than studying at equally ranked universities in the United States. The bachelor and master’s degree tuition fee range from $10,000 – $20,000 per year.