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Study in UK

UK at a Glance

  • About 94% of Native Students in the UK receive free education paid from Public Funds.
  • UK has around 28 million skilled and adaptable workers and high standards of education with a strong emphasis on vocational education and training.
  • UK has the lowest main corporation tax rate of any major industrialized country, and there are no additional local taxes on profits.
  • UK is the largest recipient of Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in Europe and in the World it is second only to the US.
  • UK offers a stable and productive environment for business and is striving to create a knowledge driven economy.
  • UK is in fact a cluster of four Countries; England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland. Each with its own flag, identity, tradition and ancient language.

Education

United Kingdom boasts of harboring the best-known business schools in the World like The Oxford University and London Business Schools. The soothing climate of UK is very conducive to an efficient study environment and the colleges in UK are among the most sought after in the World.

Salient Features

  • British Education is famous for its academic excellence.
  • British Standards are among the highest in the World. It is distinctive, diverse and flexible.
  • Students are legally allowed to work part-time during the studies.
  • Indian 3-year degree is acceptable directly for Masters programs.
  • No GRE/ GMAT/ SAT required.
  • Admission is possible in some institutions without TOEFL/ IELTS also.
  • In UK all Masters Courses are of 1 year and all Bachelors courses are of 3 years, unlike other Countries where Masters are of 2 years and Bachelors of 4 years.

Geography & Climate

There are four distinct seasons, Winter, Spring, Summer, and Autumn. On the whole, it is fairly temperate, and temperatures rarely fall below 5°C and rise above 32°C. The climate is mild and the rainfall is not spectacular. The least hospitable months for visitors are November through February - it's cold and the days are short. March and October are marginal - there's more daylight but it can still be very cold. April to September are undoubtedly the best months.

Currency

The official currency of UK is Pound Sterling (£).1 £ = Rs.101.03/- (Approx. as on October 2015).

Cost of Education & Living

The cost of education in U.K. is between £6500-8500 for Undergraduate Courses and between £8000-10000 for Post-Graduate Courses. The cost of living is approximately £5400 - 7200 per year, this covers all the living expenses; including accommodation, food, travel, books, clothes and entertainment.

Major Cities

The major cities are London, Manchester, Edinburgh, Bristol, Belfast, Plymouth, Cardiff and Glasgow.

Quick Contacts

Khanna

SCO 9, 3rd Floor

Sher E Punjab Market

+91 99888 40991

Samrala

Global Tower

Khanna Road

+91 88727 20791

Sirhind

First Floor Krishna Store

Near Bus Stand, Bassi Road

+91 99888 42991

Mohali

SCO - 121

Ist Floor, 3B2

+91 98142 20991

Chandigarh

SCO - 68, Second Floor

Sector 17-D

+91 172 4080091

Nawanshahr

Above Central Bank

Banga Road

+91 96466 80991

Patiala

SCF 6

Leela Bhawan

+91 96464 20991

New Delhi

19/1A, 3rd Floor

Prem Nagar Metro Station

+91 99999 43336

Ludhiana - I

SCF 13, Ground Floor

Model Town Extension Market

+91 95923 21091

Ludhiana - II

16FF, Block A, HIG Flats

Near Gamma Scan, Opp. Verka Plant, BRS Nagar

+91 99142 16991

Ludhiana - III

Goodwill Complex

Opp. SBI Bank, Ferozpur Road

+91 95695 20100