Why study at UK Colleges
UK Degree Programs are shorter the US Equivalent
Due the professionalized nature of British degree programs, students focus their studies from the start of the subjects of their degree, therefore a graduate degree typically takes 12 months to complete. Undergraduate degrees in England and Wales are 3 years in length, and 4 years in Scotland. Studying with one of the best universities in Britain not only saves one year, but also gives you a head start on your career.
Gain an International Perspective
As an US student pursuing a degree program across the pond, you will be part of an international and cosmopolitan student environment and gain a comprehensive understanding of various cultures and people. International student make up to 7-10% of our partner universities student populations.
Across the Pond is partner with Best Universities in the UK
British degrees are re-known for offering degree of knowledge and for ensuring international recognition. The quality of teaching, research and facilities are rated among the best in the world. These factors are examined regularly by the British Government in order to ensure that the high academic standards and maintained. Our UK partner universities are leading research universities in Britain, with a strong reputation for attracting high level international teachers and students.
Varied Range of Degree Programs Available with top British Universities
As an across the pond student in the UK, you have the possibility to study almost any program that is also available in the US. Indifferent of which program and subject you wish to study, there should always be several great options to choose from.
UK Studies are Affordable
The level of tuition fees is similar to out-of-state US college costs, and by saving one entire year’s tuition fees due to finishing a year sooner than in the US, you can start your career one year sooner – and really make a difference in cost between a Master's degree in the US and the UK! You can attend some of the best universities in the UK and in the world, with fees starting at around only $12,000 a year - this is comparable to $50,000 a year for a similar standing university in the US. Most UK Universities offer merit Scholarships as well. As an overseas student, you will receive free health care on the British National Health Service. At the same time you are allowed to work during your studies and take all US federal (Stafford) student loans with you to the UK.
Possibilities for Travel
Travelling to and around Europe incurs a low price compared to travelling in the US. Apart from that, as an international student you benefit from discounts on all forms of public transport, so you can explore Britain and Europe at surprisingly low prices. For a weekend, or vacation, You can choose Rome, Madrid, Paris, as travel destination for the holiday of even for a weekend and the expenses are significantly lower than it would cost to fly in the U.S.