Why study in UK
England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland make up the United Kingdom. UK qualifications are respected all over the world. The UK is one of the tops and popular destination for higher education among Indian students. The UK also holds the name for the second most popular destination for international students after the US. Most of the international students are from India, China, the US, Hong Kong, and Malaysia. Around 20% of international students are from China. 30% of the students are from the EU. The UK is known for UG programs and hence most of the international students are enrolled for UG programs. Business, Accounting/Finance, Law, Economics are the top choices by international students. The advantage of international who wants to study in the UK is that the student visa success/acceptance rate is more than 95%.
Shorter duration of courses
The study duration for a B. Sc degree in The UK is 3 years and 1 year for masters. But it is 4 years for a bachelor's degree and 2 years for a master's degree in other countries like Canada, the USA, and Australia. UK is second in the world for science and research (after US).
There is an independent regulatory system called The Quality Assurance Agency (QAA)to make sure the quality of education is good in all colleges and universities all over the country.
Student's Health benefits
Health care is often free for international students. If your course lasts for more than six months, you will be entitled to free medical care under the UK's National Health Service. You are likely to be able to take advantage of the National Health Service (NHS) treatment, as well as reduced-cost medicines, dental treatment, and eye tests.
Work while study
The visa regulations keep changing in the UK. If you have student immigration permission that allows you to take employment, you can work up to 20 hours or up to 10 hours a week during term-time. This depends on various things like when you have made your immigration application, where you are studying and the types of courses you are selecting.
Cost of Study in UK
The UK does not offer free education like Germany or Sweden. The tuition fee depends if you are from EU/UK residents or belong to a different country. The average expense for an Indian student is given below,
An undergraduate bachelor's degree will be somewhere between £6,000 to £9,000 per year. Postgraduate master's degree will cost you between £10,000 to £16,000 per year and a Doctoral degree can be between £13,000 to £29,000 per year.