8 great reasons to study in the UK
Are you or a loved one considering studying in the UK?
If so, you will be joining more than 400,000 international students that come to the UK every year to study and excel in their educations.
Still need some convincing? Here are our top reasons as to why you should consider moving to the UK to study.
- It's quicker to earn a degree in the UK
Compared to many other countries, it takes only three years for an undergraduate degree compared to four in many others. This means you could also save money on your education due to the shorter time frames and getting into work quicker.
- The UK has lots of experience with international students
Generations of international students have come to the UK to learn. Schools, colleges and universities have decades of experience in teaching international students, so you will get the best treatment.
- Your education will be recognized all around the world
Having a UK degree on your CV will put you ahead of many of your peers when applying for a job. UK education is regarded as some of the best in the world due to its high standards.
- You can study almost anything in the UK
With more than 3,000 educational institutions across the UK you are sure to be able to find the perfect course and location for your studies. You can choose between different under graduate and graduate degrees, and you can even combine your courses to create a degree that fits your wants and needs.
- Improve your English
Where better to learn or brush up on your English skills then in the UK?
- It is quite a safe place to live
From having strict firearms controls, very few dangerous animals, no volcanoes or earthquakes, the UK makes for a pretty safe place to live!
- Explore the rest of Europe easily
If you would like to visit more of Europe, you can fly to many of the European countries and major cities in less than four hours from the UK. Barcelona is just a two-hour flight away, Berlin - 1hr 45mins, Rome 2hrs 15 mins and Amsterdam and Paris just one hour.
These short flight times means you can pop off to Europe for weekend or short trips very easily.
- Work while you study
The UK allows those studying to also work. During term times you can work up to 20 hours per week and full time in the holidays. This means you can earn money towards your course, exploring the UK or even those trips to Europe!
Here at Healthcare International, we know how daunting it can be moving to a new country, especially if you are coming on your own to study.
That is why we have put together the perfect insurance packages for international students to help you and your loved ones feel a little more at ease.