Benefits of Studying in the UK compared to your Home Country
- August 16, 2022
- Posted by: Mark
- Category: Tips
Benefits of Studying in the UK – your home country plays a crucial role in your life and is an ideal destination to continue your studies and pursue higher education. But if you want to broaden your horizons and gain global exposure, you must explore the UK as a study abroad destination. The excellent educational infrastructure, top-notch distinguished teaching methodology, quality research, rich heritage and diverse culture of the UK make it an amazing place to study. Even if you do not want to physically study in the UK, there are many reasons to achieve a UK education in your home country via the LABM distance learning program; see our many online courses on our website.
Here are the advantages and opportunities the UK has over your home country in terms of studying for a degree.
INTERNATIONALLY RECOGNISED UNIVERSITIES
UK higher education and qualifications have a remarkable international reputation. The UK degree is recognised globally by international universities, top employers and government bodies, creating a huge number of chances to get placed with leading companies.
Many countries like to follow the UK’s education system, as its quality is considered the best in the world. UK universities are inspected regularly to assess the standards of teaching, learning and research to ensure that set benchmarks are met.
OPPORTUNITIES OFFERED BY THE UK EDUCATION SYSTEM
- A wide choice in selecting your field of study and institution.
- Shorter duration of courses in the UK helps reduce tuition and accommodation costs.
- The English language support to help you develop excellent language skills, which has crucial importance in the global digital arena and increases one’s chances of employment
- Promoting close student-teacher interaction with a provision of combining different subjects into a single course.
The unrivalled cultural diversity of life in the UK gives you the chance to experience a multicultural environment, meet fellow international students and develop a range of desirable skills that are necessary to be part of today’s global workforce.
WORK WHILE STUDYING AND WORK PERMIT AFTER STUDYING
Along with your studies, you can work in a part-time job, internship or placement and develop valuable skills that will be added to your CV. Your university may assist in providing a placement after your studies. Also, you are now eligible to stay back in the UK for two years after completing your degree under the new Graduate Immigration Route.
SCHOLARSHIPS AND FINANCIAL SUPPORT
Most UK universities offer international students merit-based scholarship programs and funding opportunities to support their studies and cost of living. To apply, you must first gain acceptance to the course of study.
STRONG RESEARCH INFRASTRUCTURE
30% of UK university research is classified as ‘world-leading’ and 46% as ‘internationally excellent by the Research Excellence Framework (REF).
Every year, the UK government warmly welcomes international students with open arms. International student societies, besides organising parties, conducting events, and planning activities and outings, help in the rough days by advising on personal problems and assisting you as you fit in.
UK STUDENT VISA
One needs to get a UK Tier 4 General Student Visa to study higher education at a UK University. It is quite easy to obtain, and the process is simpler, more transparent and user-friendly for international students who have received an offer/CAS and are able to show the required funding available.
STUDY IN THE UK
If you want to study in the UK and wish to learn more about UK universities, arrange a free consultation today.
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