It’s no wonder that the number of international students choosing to study abroad in the United Kingdom for their Bachelor’s or Master’s degree is increasing rapidly. Whether you’ve considered the UK as a study abroad destination to further your education or you are still on the fence, here are some great reasons why you should study in the UK!
· Some of the World’s Best Universities
The United Kingdom currently has six institutions in the Global University Rankings with the Universities of Oxford and Cambridge both scoring 100% when it comes to their academic reputations.
· A Cheap Study Destination
The UK is substantially cheaper than other English-speaking study abroad destinations such as the US and Australia when it comes to paying for higher education. Tuition fees in the UK sit between at least £2,000 and £3,000 cheaper than the United States and Australia.
· Internationally Recognized Degrees
The quality of the universities in the UK means that your degree will be held in high regard by employers the world over, giving you an edge over other applicants. As a graduate from a UK university, you’re amongst an incredibly talented alum - the British Council estimates that 38% of Nobel Laureates who studied abroad did it in the UK.
· Work Opportunities While You Study
You can consider an internship through your university at one of the many internationally famous companies based in the UK, such as the BBC,Rolls Royce, or Burberry. One way or another, your resume will look great after completing your study abroad experience.
· Highest Student Satisfaction Rating
The UK boasts one of the highest student satisfaction rates amongst English speaking countries, with over 90% of the whopping 2.32 million students in the UK happy with their experience.