Record Number : 93274 of 13452

Title : Education UK

Description :
Education UK is a website produced by the British Council and others to help international students interested in studying for a UK course or qualification. Information is provided about degree, undergraduate and postgraduate study and courses in the UK - England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland. There is useful information about living and studying in the UK. This includes a virtual tour of the UK, in which the user can click on the map to find out more about local tourist attractions. Background material on courses, places to study and entrance requirements is provided, as well as contact numbers for individual universities and colleges, and details of the new streamlined visa application process now in place for international students. News stories from UK academia are presented here to promote British education, teaching, and research. It is possible to browse the site by subject such as: history; philosophy; and general humanities. There is a course search facility specifically for English language courses in the UK. As well as information for those considering education or study in the UK, there is detailed information about online and distance learning degrees.The site is owned and operated by the Education UK website partnership (The British Council in partnership with Hotcourses, and UCAS (Universities & Colleges Admissions Service) Enterprises Ltd and CSU Enterprises Ltd (a registered charity which supports the work of careers advisory services in higher education) trading under the name of Education Websites Ltd). If a users registers at the website then they can send an email, apply online and save courses to the My Education UK service. The British Council has produced similar presentations of Education UK specifically for audiences in countries across the world, including many Commonwealth countries, the USA, and Japan. These are linked to from the home page.

URL : http://www.educationuk.org/

Uncontrolled Keywords : English

Controlled Keywords : United Kingdom (nation);

Language : eng;

Geographic Name : British Isles

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