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Welcome to SI-UK’s official blog Whether you are already studying in the UK, or wanting to do so in the future… This blog is for you! Aim of the blog? This blog was created to give you an overview of UK universities and keep you updated on what’s going on in the UK higher education…

Foundation and Pre-Masters courses in the UK

Foundation courses in the UK are for international students who have finished their high school exams, but have completed less than 13 years of education and want to study a degree in the UK. Why study a foundation or pre-masters course? Foundation and pre-masters programmes are designed to fill in academic gaps, improve your English and familiarise you with…

Top ten most popular UK degrees for international students

  Universities in all parts of the UK have a worldwide reputation for high quality teaching and research, as evidenced by global rankings such as the QS World University Rankings and THE Global Rankings. This high standard is maintained by recruiting the best staff, building better campuses and stocking them with the best facilities. Another…

Best universities in the UK to study healthcare sciences

  Healthcare science covers a wide range of careers and professions within the medical and science industry. Broadly speaking, there are three categories which students can choose to focus on: Life science deals with living organisms Physiological science focuses on the function of complex biological systems Physical science looks at the diagnosis and monitoring of…

Myths surrounding the IELTS exam

  The IELTS exam is one of the most popular forms of English language proficiency in the world, but there are many myths surrounding it that students believe to be true! IELTS Exam Myths There are different versions of the test in different countries Some believe that each global IELTS centre produces exam papers that…

Five of the best business, management and marketing universities attending the UK University Fair

  Are you an international student interested in studying business, management and marketing at a UK university? If so, don’t miss out as some of the very best universities in the UK visit the UK University Fair on May 20th to meet international students! 100 UK universities will be in attendance, making it the largest…

Why study fashion in the UK?

  Studying fashion in the UK prepares students to succeed in a continually growing industry that provides cutting-edge teaching and deep insight into the world of fashion. UK fashion schools and universities are globally renowned for their outstanding resources, state of the art facilities and access to experts from the world of fashion. If you…

Positive Brexit related news for international and EU students

  UK government confirms funding for EU students The UK government has confirmed that EU students applying for university places in the 2018/19 academic year will remain eligible for financial support. The decision means EU students applying for an undergraduate or master’s course at an English university or further education institution in the 2018 to 2019 academic year…

Veterinary Medicine studies in the UK

Studying a veterinary medicine course in the UK will equip graduates with the knowledge and ability to help with the surgical treatment and care of animals. Veterinary medicine shares much in common with regular medicine programmes, and students will find a large degree of crossover in terms of modules and topics covered. Courses generally last…