Why Study in UK?
The United Kingdom possesses an authority in providing education and a status of dominance in the world of learning. Its research and quality driven institutions are unmatched in a variety of subjects including Engineering, Law, Economics and Business. The knowledge base of UK University Departments, Research Centres and Faculty is of superior quality that must be tapped into by those aspiring to be future leaders.
The United Kingdom has allocated sufficient resources and investment to institute the education powerhouse it is today. With some of the most ancient and prestigious universities in the UK, the education establishment has always attracted the brightest of students presenting a wonderful networking opportunity to work together in a truly global marketplace. The diverse range of courses offered by UK universities has resulted in UK being the 6th highest ranked study destination in the world. Moreover, 4 of the Top 6 Universities in the World are in the UK. Due to these reasons, thousands of students are opting to study abroad in UK.
Top Universities in UK
The Russell Group, which is a league of 24 Universities, is driven to nurture the best research and learning environment for its students with extensive links in the private and public sector. Its strategy execution is unmatched when it comes to conducting research and delivering its knowledge base to students with significant numbers of highly experienced faculty members coming from industry. However, given the diversity of courses from which to choose, there are a range of other institutions that may be appealing and suitable for a student’s profile and interests. This has been made evident over generations of discoveries and innovations including The Theory of Evolution, Telephone, Railways, Carbon Fibre, ATM’s, World Wide Web, etc.
UK universities and colleges have a comparative advantage in the following areas of study: History, Biosciences, Nursing, Psychology, IT and Computer Sciences, Art and Design, Sociology, Law, Engineering as well as Business and Management Studies.
Cost of Studying in UK
If you are thinking of studying in the UK, it is essential that you know about the education costs there. The cost of higher education in the UK is quite high. Take a look at the UK education costs below to get an idea.
Tuition Fee: GBP £
Undergraduate: £11, 400 per annum
Postgraduate: £12, 200 per annum
Doctoral Degree: £13, 000 per annum
Note: These figures vary from one institution to another and one could pay up to double the amount listed above in a leading UK University.
Living Expenses: GBP £
- London: £9,180 per annum (minimum)
- Rest of UK: £7,380 per annum (minimum)
Examples of living costs: GBP£
Scholarships to Study in UK
- Major Intakes: September
- Minor Intakes: January, February, March, July & November
Students considering the UK are recommended to begin the application procedure 8-12 months prior to the intake. Scholarship deadlines vary amongst institutions. In order to capitalize on the available UK scholarships, we advise you to walk into The FEG Global Education Offices as early as possible. We will provide you complete information on the UK scholarship process.
Admission Process to Study in UK
To be assured of obtaining the best quality advice about the opportunities available for studying in UK, students should register with The FEG. After registration, students will be carefully guided through a number of key stages, maximizing their chances of getting admission in the institutions of their choice. This is how we, at The FEG work on the UK admissions process.
You register with The FEGand be assured of obtaining the best quality advice.
We make an assessment of your academic qualifications, work experience, financial status, career goals as well as life interests and aspirations.
- Standardized Tests
We evaluate the requirement of any standardized tests you may need to take or review results that has been already obtained.
- University/Course Selection
Together, we shortlist potential universities and courses that match your profile.
- Document Editing
We edit the essays, Statement of Purpose, Letters of Recommendation and Resume, which have been written by you.
- Application Review and Submission
The completed application forms are reviewed before they are submitted to your final choice of universities.
- Interview Preparation
We assist in preparation (including mock sessions) for the interviews that you may have with the chosen universities.
- Visa Counseling
We assist in preparation (including mock sessions) for the interviews that you may have with the High Commissions or Embassies, as well as the collation and review of relevant documentation for submission of the visa application.
- Pre-Departure Information
We deliver comprehensive information about the country of choice to ensure that you are completely prepared for life at an overseas university.
Contact us to know more about the UK admissions process.
Student Visa for UK from Pakistan
Here is a list of documents required for UK:
- Attested copies of X, XII & Graduate Degree (if applicable), Mark Sheets including Backlogs (Re-sits)
- Evidence of English Language proficiency e.g. IELTS, TOEFL, etc.
- Standardized Tests e.g. GMAT, GRE (where necessary for the programme)
- Two academic references
- Two references from employers (where applicable)
- Passport sized photographs
- Statement of Purpose (SOP)
- Draft for application fees, if applicable
- Portfolio (for Art, Design & Architecture programme)
- Other Certificates & Achievements of Extracurricular Activities
Note: Documents required for individual universities and individual courses in the UK may vary.