Benefits of United Kingdom
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Study in United Kingdom?
You'll get a world-class qualification
UK qualifications are recognised and respected
throughout the world. Your UK qualification will be a
solid foundation for building your future, boosting
your career and prospects for a higher salary. UK
universities, colleges and schools will provide a
vibrant, creative and challenging environment in which
to develop your potential.
Quality standards for UK institutions are among the
best in the world. Universities, colleges and schools
continually have to prove that their courses meet
strict criteria. Many other countries are now trying
to follow the example of the UK.
The international alumni from UK institutions includes
many leading politicians, thinkers and business people
who have had an important influence on the world such
as Bill Clinton (former President of the USA), Thabo
Mbeki (President of South Africa), Desmond Tutu
(Archbishop and human rights campaigner), Rifat Ozbek
(fashion designer), Wole Soyinka (Nobel prize-winning
author), Stelios Haji-Iaonnu (founder of the easyGroup
of businesses) and Imran Khan (cricket legend and
You will get the skills you'll need for the modern
In an increasingly globalised world economy, people
need special skills and qualities to succeed.
Employers want employees who can think effectively,
creatively and independently. This is an essential
part of the UK learning experience. Institutions use a
variety of teaching and assessment methods to
encourage independence, as well as mastery of the
UK scientists and institutions have won almost 100
Nobel Prizes for their scientific achievements. The
UK's creative brains 'artists, fashion designers, film
and television stars, and leisure software designers'
are regarded as among the best in the world. Their
work is worth £112 billion every year.
At degree and postgraduate level in particular,
students are encouraged to read widely, to question
and analyse what they have read, and to discuss openly
their own ideas in seminars and tutorials.
Career-based courses are designed to equip you for
specific roles in the modern world of work.
English language skills will be important for your
future career prospects. English is acknowledged as
the language of business, science, IT and the internet
around the world. Learning English in the UK allows
you to immerse yourself in the language, to live and
think in English.
The UK has two
distinct education systems: one for England, Wales
and Northern Ireland, and one for Scotland. Each
is compatible with the other. The Scottish
Parliament has devolved responsibility for
education in Scotland. Wherever you choose to
study, you will be able to study relevant,
world-class qualifications of exceptional quality.