REASONS TO STUDY IN THE UK – A STEP BY STEP GUIDE FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS
Why do you want to study in the UK? There are several advantages to choosing the UK as a study destination. Here are ten (10) top reasons why the UK is an ideal study destination.
British universities regularly top the rankings. The Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2023 ranked the University of Oxford and the University of Cambridge 1st and 6th out of 1,500 universities in 93 countries and regions, making them the most important and most diverse university rankings to date.
WORK WHILE STUDYING
The United Kingdom student visa permits you to work up to 20 hours a week. With a part-time job, you have the opportunity to support yourself during your studies and to gain experience in your chosen industry.
INTERNATIONALLY RECOGNIZED COURSES AND QUALIFICATIONS
A UK degree is recognized and highly valued by employers around the world, making it such a popular destination for international studies.
International students can enjoy financial benefits by choosing to study in the UK. International students can receive financial support through grants, scholarships, and bursaries while studying in the UK. Oxford International provides a range of scholarship opportunities for students applying for a degree. Aimed at different regions of the world, the scholarships range from a partial contribution towards tuition fees to scholarships that cover the full cost of the program.
The UK is becoming increasingly diverse, filled with a vibrant mix of various cultures, food, and activities. No matter where you are in the UK, you will discover something that interests you. Each town is packed with shops, markets, restaurants, bars, nightlife, and many more!
SHORTER COURSE DURATION
You can usually graduate faster in the UK than in Canada or the US. You can usually complete a bachelor’s degree in 3 years if you study full-time, and a master’s degree usually takes 1 year. Graduating in less time is financially beneficial – saving money on fees, accommodation, and expenses!
THE BEST PLACE TO LEARN ENGLISH
English is the most widely spoken language in the world, so mastering the language is a great skill as you advance in your career. What recommended place to implement the English Language than in your home country?
VARIETY OF POPULAR LOCATIONS
Considered one of the best cities in the world, London is often a famous choice for students. Nevertheless, there are a number of amazing universities in different locations across the UK. Whether you want to live in a busy city or in the picturesque countryside, there will always be something for you. Our UK partner universities are in Dundee, Leicester, Bangor, and London.
The majority of students staying in the UK for more than 6 months are entitled to full NHS health insurance. So if you need medical care during your stay, you don’t have to worry about the financial consequences. Just make sure to register with a doctor as soon as you arrive, either on-site or on-site at the university.
IMPROVE YOUR CAREER
Educational and academic standards in the UK are recognized by employers worldwide. Not only do students have the opportunity to pursue a career abroad, but they also have the opportunity to work here in the UK. Just note that international students can stay on for two years after completing a bachelor’s or master’s degree, or three years after completing a doctorate.
Applicants wishing to study here in the UK may be required to take a LanguageCert 4 skill SELT exam to demonstrate their English proficiency and proceed with their student visa application. As an official LanguageCert partner, we offer the UK Visa SELT preparation course.
If you wish to study in the UK with English as a second/additional language, you will need to take an English test to prove your English proficiency. IELTS, ELLT, TOEFL, PTE Academic, and Cambridge English Advanced are some of these English language tests. We provide the English Language Proficiency Test (ELLT) as well as preparation courses through the OI Digital Institute.