The United Kingdom (UK) is rich and varied in culture, with a significant influence on the development of world culture.
A high degree of sophistication, a matchless charm, and above all, a quality of education backed by centuries of tradition, the United Kingdom is the right place to give your career that global edge. In an increasingly globalized world economy, people need special skills and qualities to succeed in life. Employers seek employees who could think effectively, creatively and for themselves. This is an essential part of the UK learning experience. Universities and Institutions utilize a variety of teaching and assessment methods to encourage independence, as well as mastery of the subject.
UK qualifications are recognized and valued throughout the world. Their higher education system combines the best elements of tradition and modernity; whilst some universities are among the oldest and some among the newest. It is a solid foundation for building your future, boosting your career and prospects for a higher wage. UK universities, colleges and institutes provide a vibrant, creative and challenging environment to develop your true potential.
But what makes United Kingdom stand out? Why should you come to UK as a destination to further your international education?
Academic excellence - British Education has long attracted and welcomed high calibre students of different nationalities and backgrounds, and today boasts of hundreds of years of experience in providing quality education to international students. Closely supervised study in an intellectually and culturally stimulating environment, together with an emphasis on student welfare and close contact between staff and students ensures that individual students get maximum support and, as a result, pass rates are high and drop-out rates for international students very minimal.
Worldwide recognition - The degrees and qualifications from UK higher education institutions are known around the world as high quality and world class. To ensure that quality is maintained, Britain has implemented unrivalled quality assurance and academic audit systems. The standard of excellence is set by some of the older universities with recognizable names, like Oxford and Cambridge, but the tradition is carried through to many of the universities and colleges throughout UK.
Growing destination - UK has always welcomed students from all parts of the world. International students have always been an important presence, and the numbers have been growing at a rapid pace. Needless to say, today UK is the most preferred study destination among the Sri Lankan student community. Known for having a multicultural society with all religions and faiths represented in some way, with a racial, ethnic and religious jumble, UK is open to new traditions and cultures - a sense of respite for international students.
Window of opportunities - Although four-year programmes are increasing in popularity, students could obtain an honours degree from a prestigious university within a three year span and a Masters programme typically between one and two years. With the International Graduate scheme students are permitted to work for two years after the completion of the degree or a Masters programme. Further, another major advantage of studying in UK is the opportunity to perfect your knowledge of the English language - one of the most vital skills in the international business arena.
Today, UK has grown to become one of the top destinations to study around the world. With traditions of excellence dating back hundreds of years, world renowned universities and high class institutions at every corner with more flexibility than in many other countries, United Kingdom has much to offer international students.
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