UK University Application Week - 24 July 2018

University Open Days and Events

Meet representatives from UK universities at the SI-UK London office.

UK University Application Week

24 July 2018
15:00 - 18:00
SI-UK London Office

SI-UK’s biggest ever in-office event is happening this July, with 30 UK universities and institutes of higher education visiting us to meet new international students interested in studying in the UK.

If you are interested in studying in the UK from September 2018, do not miss out and register for free entry today.

UK Uni Application Week Registration

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Day One | Day Two | Day Three

UK University Open Day

Day One, Tuesday 24 July (Register)

Birkbeck, University of London

  • Birkbeck is unique: classes are held in the evenings, between 6pm and 9pm, which give students an unrivaled opportunity to combine high quality research-led education with career- enhancing work experience during the day
  • Birkbeck ranks in the top 250 universities worldwide with several departments in the top 100 in the world
  • tudents can take advantage of Birkbeck’s dedicated recruitment service with connections to top UK employers

BPP

  • BPP offer programmes in the fields of law, business, finance and health
  • They welcome students from around the world – offering an international, culturally diverse environment in which to study
  • BPP train professionals from 80% of FTSE100 companies

De Montfort University

  • Awarded Gold in the 2017 Teaching Excellence Framework which recognise and rewards high quality learning and teaching
  • DMU has been placed in the top 50 universities with the best outcomes for graduate, with more than three quarters in graduate level jobs
  • One of the top 10 most popular universities in the UK after seeing a huge rise in acceptances from UK and EU students in 2016

INTO

  • Every year, INTO helps thousands of young people from around the world to study at a leading university, providing specialist degrees and pathway programmes designed for international students
  • INTO have a wide choice of academic programmes and English-language courses that will help you adapt to living and studying at a UK university
  • INTO’s expert team will help you move seamlessly into your university – from organizing visas and accommodation to registering for your first class

Kingston University

  • Kingston University offers a multicultural and supportive community in an attractive and busy riverside area, within 25 minutes train journey of central London
  • Kingston is consistently rated one of the safest and happiest boroughs in London
  • With careers-focused teaching, real-world learning environments, work placement opportunities, mentoring and support, Kingston graduates can get ahead of the competition

London South Bank University

  • Number 1 London Modern university for graduate prospects (Sunday Times League Table 2017)
  • Was awarded the Entrepreneurial University of the Year 2016 (Times Higher Education Awards) which celebrates the entrepreneurial support offered to students, graduates, staff and the local community
  • Offer a wide range of scholarships and discounts for international students including Nationality Scholarships, fee-discounts for LSBU alumni, plus a 5% discount for early payment of Tuition Fees

Navitas

Navitas English language and pathway programmes ensure students are given the extra support and assistance needed to succeed at a higher education level. In the UK, domestic students are able to enrol in Navitas colleges to take advantage of the supportive environment to enhance their academic potential.

Navitas offers a wide range of foundation and pre-masters programmes to ten UK universities, including:

  • Birmingham City University
  • Brunel University London
  • Edinburgh Napier University
  • University of Hertfordshire
  • University of Northampton
  • Plymouth University
  • University of Portsmouth
  • Robert Gordon University
  • Swansea University

Study Group

  • Study Group pathway programmes are specially designed university-recognised courses that help you to gain the academic, English language and learning standards you need to succeed
  • Choose foundation, year one or pre-masters university pathways from a broad choice of dedicated International Study Centres
  • Our award-winning Bellerbys College also offers you an acclaimed one-year university preparation course which can lead to one of over 70 leading UK universities subject

St Mary's University

  • St Mary’s University is a modern, friendly and welcoming university situated in the leafy borough of Richmond-upon-Thames and just a short train journey away from central London
  • Number one in London in eight categories at the WhatUni? Student Choice Awards 2017
  • 95% of St Mary's students are in employment or postgraduate study within six month of graduating

York St John University

  • The 2015 National Student Survey ranked York St John University 35th, with a score of 88% for overall student satisfaction, that is above the national average of 86% for English higher education institutions
  • The International Student Support Team provide Airport Collections, support on arrival to campus, a programme of Welcome and Orientation activities, and ongoing support throughout your time with us
  • York St John are committed to celebrating the diversity and experience of our community. Global Campus activities aim to foster inclusion, friendships, and intercultural understanding amongst all YSJ students

Day Two, Wednesday 25 July (Register)

Anglia Ruskin University

  • Anglia Ruskin has once again been named as one of the top 350 institutions in the world in The Times Higher Education's World University Rankings 2018
  • In 2017 Anglia Ruskin University participated in the International Student Barometer, and 91.2% of international students said they were happy with their life at Anglia Ruskin University
  • Anglia Ruskin was ranked in the top 20 universities for teaching excellence in The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide for 2017

University of Bradford

  • With 50 years of academic excellence behind us as a University, we have continued to grow our international reputation and course provision
  • 21% of our students are from outside the UK representing 127 countries
  • 93% of our 2016 graduates went onto further study or employment within six months of graduation (HESA).

Brunel University London

  • Brunel's London campus provides everything you could need with world-class sports facilities, a diverse arts centre, Students’ Union, prayer facilities and on-campus accommodation for first year undergraduates who confirm their acceptance by 1 September
  • One of the world’s top 50 international universities (Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2016)
  • For many years, all of our programmes included a compulsory placement year in industry, but now we complement the option to gain work experience - in the UK or overseas - with a comprehensive array of support and programmes to prepare you for your future

Cambridge Education Group

  • CEG provides pre-university education to more than 4,000 students from over 95 countries and is a leading provider of academic, creative and English language programmes in the UK
  • Students at Cambridge Education Group have access to the broadest range of UK Education programmes ranging from ‘English language holidays’ for juniors, to traditional academic qualifications such as ‘A-levels’

Coventry University

  • Coventry is ranked number 12 in the UK in the Guardian University Guide 2018 and is the UK’s Top New University in the Complete University Guide 2018
  • Coventry University achieved a gold rating in the Teaching Excellence Framework – the highest rating possible
  • The Centre for Global Engagement offers students the chance to study or work abroad, gaining international experience and the skills to become globally employable

University of Gloucestershire

  • Gloucestershire is in the Top 5 in the UK for international student support (International Student Barometer 2017)
  • We treat every one of our students as a person, not a number. Study here and you’ll be joining a close-knit, supportive community of staff and students who share your passions, academic interests and goals
  • The University offer placement year and short work experience options through our Degreeplus initiative, giving you valuable work experience for the job market. 94% of our graduates find jobs or further study within six months of graduating (DLHE 2015/16)

Lancaster University

  • Lancaster is ranked 9th in the Guardian University Guide 2019, 8th in the UK in the CUG 2019 and 6th in The Times/Sunday Times 2018. There are more than 120 universities in the UK.
  • 97.6 percent of Lancaster graduates are either in employment or further study three and a half years after graduating according to the Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education Longitudinal Survey
  • 91% Lancaster students say that they are satisfied with their course according to the National Student Survey 2017

University of Reading

  • In the top 200 of global universities, Reading combine an established history with cutting–edge research, a world-class student experience, research-informed teaching and an international reputation
  • The University is 25 minutes from central London and within easy access of Heathrow and Gatwick airports
  • Reading offer a range of subjects across our four Faculties including Business & Finance within our Henley Business School, Law, Politics & International Relations, as well as a number of science programmes

SOAS, University of London

  • SOAS is the only Higher Education institution in Europe specialising in the study of Asia, Africa and the Middle East
  • We are located in central London and have on-site one of five National Research Libraries in the UK
  • Our Students’ Union is renowned for high levels of student engagement and an active political life - our specialist nature draws in passionate and internationally minded students from around the world, over 50% come from outside of the UK with more than 130 nationalities represented

University of Southampton

  • The University of Southampton is in the top 1% of universities worldwide and are a global centre for excellence in research and education
  • Southampton programmes cover a wide range of areas, offering flexibility and choice allowing you to gain transferable skills that employers really want
  • Our lecturers are leaders in their fields and offer you the chance to learn about world-changing research as it happens

Swansea University

  • Swansea was named Welsh University of the Year 2017 by The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2017
  • Swansea was awarded Gold, the highest possible rating, in the Teaching Excellence Framework
  • The University is ranked in the UK Top 20 for graduate job prospects

University of Westminster

  • Offering over 300 degree courses, Westminster place particular emphasis on providing international opportunities to ensure that students are provided an environment where they can develop skills, competences and knowledge required by the global economy
  • Study abroad and exchange programmes offer students exciting education opportunities in more than 20 countries worldwide from Australia and Argentina to Sweden, Turkey and the USA
  • Home to four campuses in Greater London, three of which are in central London

QA Higher Education

QA Higher Education is a private UK higher education provider working in partnership with universities, colleges and education specialists to offer international students a range of programmes from foundation level, to undergraduate and postgraduate degrees.

Day Three, Thursday 26 July (Register)

Birmingham City University

  • Birmingham is the UK’s second largest city and 23,500 students from over 80 countries are currently enrolled
  • Offers world leading facilities for courses in Art, the Built Environment, Business, Computing, Design, Education, Engineering, Health, Law, Life Sciences, Media and Social Sciences
  • Six months after graduating, 92 per cent of Birmingham graduates were in employment or further study

Cambridge Education Group

  • CEG provides pre-university education to more than 4,000 students from over 95 countries and is a leading provider of academic, creative and English language programmes in the UK
  • Students at Cambridge Education Group have access to the broadest range of UK Education programmes ranging from ‘English language holidays’ for juniors, to traditional academic qualifications such as ‘A-levels’

Coventry University

  • Coventry is ranked number 12 in the UK in the Guardian University Guide 2018 and is the UK’s Top New University in the Complete University Guide 2018
  • Coventry University achieved a gold rating in the Teaching Excellence Framework – the highest rating possible
  • The Centre for Global Engagement offers students the chance to study or work abroad, gaining international experience and the skills to become globally employable

Hult Business School

  • Hult is a new kind of business school for the global generation. Only Hult allows you to complete a one-year graduate degree while immersing yourself in up to three of the world’s most influential cities, including Boston, San Francisco, London , Dubai, New York and Shanghai
  • At Hult you’ll graduate with a global network in place by studying alongside students from over 130 nationalities, and networking with leading employers from around the world
  • Through learning by doing, Hult will equip you with the instincts of an entrepreneur, a vision that transcends borders, and a desire to challenge the status-quo

Navitas

Navitas English language and pathway programmes ensure students are given the extra support and assistance needed to succeed at a higher education level. In the UK, domestic students are able to enrol in Navitas colleges to take advantage of the supportive environment to enhance their academic potential.Navitas offers a wide range of foundation and pre-masters programmes to ten UK universities, including:

  • Birmingham City University
  • Brunel University London
  • Edinburgh Napier University
  • University of Hertfordshire
  • University of Northampton
  • Plymouth University
  • University of Portsmouth
  • Robert Gordon University
  • Swansea University

University of Roehampton

  • Roehampton offer a first-class educational experience, designed to help you reach your full potential and get the career you want
  • Ranked the best modern university in London according to all three major UK league tables - the Complete University Guide 2016, the Sunday Times Good University Guide 2016 and the Guardian University Guide 2016
  • Roehampton value the shared experience of working together. You are the author of your own future, but we can help you shape it. We know that together we can achieve more

Ravensbourne University London

  • Ravensbourne have a strong track record in getting good jobs for our graduates, because they equip them with the practical skills they need to excel in the workplace. the current graduate employability rate is an impressive 94.7%.
  • Ravensbourne are currently in the top 20 in the EU and in the top 10 in the UK for Art & Design in the QS World University Rankings
  • As a cutting-edge creative institution, Ravensbourne couldn't be better placed, right next door to the world famous O2 music arena, and as a learner here you'll be eligible for discounts to a number of its restaurants, bars and shops 

Staffordshire University

  • At Staffordshire University we are globally renowned for the quality of our undergraduate and postgraduate awards
  • Located right at the heart of the United Kingdom, we have just celebrated 100 years of delivering inspiring, vocationally led courses – and equipping students with the qualifications, skills and attributes to make a real difference to the world around them
  • Lower costs for living and accommodation mean that it is cheaper to study here than in other parts of the UK

UWE Bristol

  • UWE Bristol is a thriving, modern university, offering a wide range of highly respected courses and employment-enhancing opportunities – in one of the UK’s most vibrant cities
  • UWE Bristol achieved a gold rating in the Teaching Excellence Framework – the highest rating possible
  • Students come to study with us from all over the UK, as well as from 140 different countries around the world, making this a diverse and interesting place to come and study
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