UK usually refers to the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, an island country in northwestern Europe. It can also refer to one of its predecessor states, the (united) Kingdom of Great Britain (1707–1801), or the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland (1801–1927).
Education System in the UK
Before applying to UK universities you may have completed your secondary studies from your country but unfortunately they will not be initially accepted in UK. For this you will have to undergo a one year International foundation course to bring your qualifications up to the required mark acceptable for the course you want to take up.
The benefits of studying in the UK
The UK institutions consistently rank among the best in the world and qualifications are internationally valued and recognized.
The UK undertakes 5 per cent of the world’s scientific research and produces 14 per cent of the world’s most frequently cited papers.
UK institutions offer flexibility of choice and enable you to blend academic and vocational courses of your choice.
The teaching and study methodology used in the UK give you the freedom to be creative and develop skills sets and confidence.
As a student you get the opportunity to be taught by the world’s leading academics and experts; you also benefit from their constant academic support.
UK degrees can be tailored to your interests and often include specialised modules.
The UK is the home of English hence an ideal place to develop language skills and enhance employment prospects.