The U.K has one of the most organized educational systems in the world which is backed by renowned educational infrastructure and research facilities.
Why United Kingdom
The U.K has one of the most organized educational systems in the world which is backed by renowned educational infrastructure and research facilities. It is the second most popular study destination after the U.S.A which attracts thousands of students from various parts of the world. Oxford and Cambridge universities are perhaps the best examples of universities in U.K which have consistently demonstrated high levels of educational excellence.
There are currently approximately 500,000 international students studying in various courses in a nation that has about 110 universities offering world-class educational opportunities.
The U.K offers a high standard of living and a multicultural atmosphere where students can interact with nationals of other countries thereby appreciating international culture and customs. It also offers a wide range of tourist attractions and natural beauty which makes it a highly desirable destination to study and work in.
Top U.K Universities
The level of educational excellence is so high in the U.K that it often becomes difficult to make an appropriate choice from the many options available.
A list of the leading universities in U.K which have consistently topped the world rankings across all parameters:
- University of Cambridge
- Imperial College London
- UCL (University College London)
- The University of Edinburgh
- The University of Manchester
- King’s College London
- London School of Economics and
- Political Science (LSE)
- University of Bristol
- The University of Warwick
Scholarship Options in U.K
It is advisable to initiate your admission process into a U.K Universities at least a year prior to completing your 12th standard for undergraduates and during the beginning of the last year of your graduation so as to maximize the possibilities of choosing the best university options and scholarship opportunities as dates for these vary from university to university.
The best professions to be a part of in the U.K are as follows:
- Occupational Therapist Assistant.
- Personal Financial Advisor.
- Computer Software Engineer.
- Registered Nurse.
- Pharmacy Technician.
- Biomedical Engineer.
- Market Research Analyst.
- Fitness Trainer
If you have chosen U.K as your study destination, it is important that you get familiar with the overall costs associated with your educational plans.
Annual Living Costs for Undergraduate and Postgraduate Students (Estimated)
|Estimated living costs 2017- 2018||Undergraduate
|Self-catering flats & residences||4,620||4,56,890||5,145||5,08,809|
Average Cost of Apartments
The table below shows the average cost of apartments, in and out of the city:
|Rent for an apartment (Monthly)||Average Cost(£)||Average Cost ()|
|1 bedroom apartment in the city||748.00||64,057|
|1 bedroom apartment outside the city||602.00||51,554|
|3 bedroom apartment in the city||1200.00||1,02,765|
|3 bedroom apartment outside the city||934.00||79,986|
|Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment||141.78 £||75.56-250.00|
|1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans)||0.12 £||0.03-0.35|
|Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL)||29.|
|One-way Ticket (Local Transport)||2.40 £||1.80-3.00|
|Monthly Pass (Regular Price)||60.00 £||47.00-86.96|
|Taxi Start (Normal Tariff)||3.00 £||2.50-4.50|
|Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff)||1.71 £||1.00-2.89|
|Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff)||20.00 £||12.00-30.00|
|Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course||45.00 £||30.00-60.00|
The salary trends in the U.K for qualified professionals can be expected in the range of 2500 to 3000 GBP (Great Britain Pounds) per month. Qualifications, experience