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OCS, higher education consultants for Universities in UK are representatives for the best universities and colleges in UK. We represent undergraduate colleges and universities in UK. It includes Career Colleges, Graduate Colleges and Universities, Medical Universities, MBA universities and Engineering Universities in UK.
WHY STUDY IN UK?
International students head to Britain for a quality education. Studying in the UK offers the chance to experience another culture, perfect your language skills and gain an internationally recognized qualification. A high quality education, well-respected Universities and a vibrant student social life make it the premier option for any international student.
Studying quality education in UK saves time. All Masters (incl. MBAs) are of just one year duration. Students can finish most under graduate degrees in 3 years (incl. engineering) which are generally 4 years in other Countries. Sandwich programmes: During your Bachelors, you can get this unique opportunity of working for an additional year (generally as your 3rd year) and resuming your studies (in the final year). Almost all Universities on many programmes offer this. They help you get your work and you are paid for it.
UK qualifications are recognized by employers and organizations worldwide. The UK education system has a reputation for quality standards at all levels with many institutions considered to be among the best in the world for teaching and research. UK courses encourage independence, creativity and self-reliance: the kinds of qualities that employers around the world are looking for in potential hires
Universities and Colleges in UK accept a wide range of qualification and judge applications on the basis of academic potential. Universities/Colleges consider experience, alternative qualifications, and other information entered by applicant on application form. The universities or colleges you apply to will decide if your qualifications meet these requirements when they consider your application. Remember that a university’s or college’s decision is likely to be based on your overall suitability for the course as well as whether you meet the minimum entry requirements.
There are mainly two types of Universities in UK. First type is traditional Universities, which are more than 80 years old these Universities are well known for their research activities and industrial / government collaborations. The second type is Modern / Technical Universities which are not more than 30 ? 40 years old and are converted from Polytechnics to Universities. These Universities are well known for their modern / specialized degrees, design activities and technical collaborations with industries.
Most of the universities accept IELTS or the TOEFL score as their English Language Requirement for their Degree Programmes. Generally, there are no assessment tests for admissions; students are selected on the basis of the documents they provide, i.e. their grades, work experience and references. Most universities & colleges offer admission to international students during February ? April and September- October
HOW MUCH FUNDS?
A) COST OF EDUCATION
These costs will vary depending on the course or institution. This is average costs and should only be used as a guide
The average tuition fee for different programs can be: (Pound Sterling ? per annum)
Diploma : ? 45,00 ? 11,000
Bachelors Degree : ? 9,000 ? 15,000
Masters degree : ? 10,000 ? 22,000
B) COST OF LIVING
For accommodation, students have a number of options available that can be on-campus or off-campus such as hostels, rented housing, homestay etc. The cost of living can vary depending on the city. Approximate living expenses are ?6,000 to ?8, 000 pounds sterling per annum depending upon your lifestyle and the city of residence; however, some universities include the cost of accommodation and food within the total fee payable to them.
C) FINANCIAL PROOF FOR VISA
For a student visa, a proof of funding is required ? 8,000 to 9000 pounds sterling. Scholarships and awards for international students are available at some UK institutions for students with exceptional results. The amount and type of award varies from one institution to another. Obtaining a scholarship is competitive.
If your course lasts for more than six months, you will be entitled to free medical care under the UK’s National Health Service.
WORKING IN UK
The Rules state that applicants must be able to support themselves. Students are now allowed to work up to twenty hours per week during term time and an unlimited number of hours during vacation time. Similarly you are able to do work placements which are part of a ‘sandwich degree’ or undertake internship placements with multinational employers.
All the candidates who receive a confirmed offer from a UK University/College and have evidence of financial support for tuition fees and living costs can apply for visa. OCS student visa experts will help you in applying for a UK student Visa. Along with the visa form you need to submit personal information, academic qualifications, financial strengths etc. It is best to apply for a visa at least 3 months before the start of semester in UK. Students can reach UK up to one month before start of semester.
A current non-refundable visa application Fee is ?289 for student visa. If the authenticity of documents is confirmed, issue of visa will not take more than 7 days to 15 days. In case the visa officials consider that an interview may be required, there will be a personal visa interview before a visa.
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