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Great reasons to study in the UK


Study abroad is a vital component of a well-rounded education. The UK education system is undoubtedly the best choice if you want to be successful personally, intellectually and professionally. The students here gain much more than a degree; the excellent standards of teaching will contribute to your academic success. They will provide you with skills which will make you competitive, effective and creative in the global workforce. So, you will have the guarantee to pursue your dream career. 

The UK is the leading country in the world for research, creativity and innovation. If you decide to devote to your studies, then you might become one of the best experts in your area in the world. 

Besides that, the UK is a fantastic place to live, a diverse and multicultural country where you will enjoy your social life while studying. 

Here are great reasons to study in the UK:

Academic Reasons

The UK institutions have an impressive worldwide reputation for academic excellence.  They are ranked among the best in the world: four of the top six universities of the planet are in the UK. The UK carries out 5 per cent of the scientific research being in that sense the world-leading. As a student, you will have a great chance to be taught and have the continuous academic support of the world’s best academic experts. The British educational institutions are appreciated for their rich history and tradition. Oxford and Cambridge are the most known worldwide institutions due to their high quality of teaching and research. You might get impressed to know that the UK is the country with the most Nobel Prize winners after the United States, with 101 prizes. 

There is a vast range of choices in the UK. You can choose the course that suits your interests and career aspirations. You may find any course that you want to pursue and excel in your area. UK degrees can be tailored to your needs and might include specialised modules.

The excellent standards of teaching guarantee you the opportunity to develop valuable skills you need in your field of expertise. You will be encouraged to have your autonomy – to read, analyse, research independently and build your vision. The methodology of teaching will offer you the freedom to be creative and boost your potential to the extreme. The successful insertion into the current global economy and labour market requires specific skills sets and critical, creative thinking. UK colleges and universities are the best places to enhance employment prospects. 

 Once you have completed your course, after acquiring a rich learning experience and new skills, you will have a range of options for further academic background and career progression. The UK qualifications are valued and recognised by employers, universities and governments from all over the world. The solid foundation you will have in your field will assure you to find the exact job you want with a high salary. The worldwide employers value the experts formed by UK institutions, especially because of their emphasis on gaining practical knowledge. 

There are over 3000 colleges, and universities in England and most of them have opportunities and a long tradition of welcoming international students. Annually the UK is home to several thousand international students, being one of the most popular and exciting destinations for education. You will have the chance to meet young people coming from different cultures, living together and sharing their backgrounds. So, you will have excellent treatment from the moment of applying to that of obtaining your degree

Studying in the UK will significantly improve your English language knowledge which is decisive for your academic trajectory and your future career. Most of the UK institutions even provide international students with language support. What better place to learn English than the country of its origin, studying and living there?! 

 

Economic reasons 

No matter what course or university you choose, it is affordable. English degrees are generally shorter: it takes only three years for an undergraduate degree and one year for a postgraduate. This means that you will spend less money on your tuition fees and living costs. 

The cost of leaving is affordable, too. It will cost you more to study in London, but still, the prices are reasonable. You may research to identify the most suitable places for your economic situation.

While studying, you might be able to work for up to 20 hours a week during term time and full-time during holidays.  So, when completing your course, you will have three years of work experience. 

You might get financial support from your university or the British government. There are a lot of scholarships, grants and bursaries for international students. 

 

Cultural reasons

The UK is not just the best country to study, but also a great place to live, with a unique sense of culture and history. 

It has an impressive diversity of cultures, languages and cuisines that you will not experience anywhere else in the world. But, the UK is not just home to people of all backgrounds; it has a rich history and a lot of interesting landmarks. 

There is a mix of cosmopolitan cities like London, Belfast, and Glasgow with countryside villages in all four regions of the United Kingdom and the strong transport network will help you reach all those places. 

There is always something to do and to see – art galleries, concerts, and amazing events.

Challenges

Admission to the best universities is very competitive once the class size is small enough to guarantee the access of all the students to equipment and give them enough time to participate actively in the lecturers. 

The academic environment is very demanding, which determine the students to develop the fundament for their career and to meet future challenges successfully. The universities have incredibly high standards and are regularly inspected. 

Given that fantastic cultural diversity, you might experience a cultural shock. Be open and friendly and do not set too many expectations. 

When you come back from your study abroad experience, you will be able to share more other persuading reasons to study in the United Kingdom.

Good luck! 

 

 

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Last updated on Monday, 09 December 2019 | Viewed 800 times
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