Student Admissions Pack

Your Guide to Studying in the UK...

Once you decide you want to study in the UK, the whole admissions process can seem daunting. Choosing what to study and where, applying through UCAS, finding a scholarship and getting a visa can all be stressful.

To help you out, we have created this Student Admissions Pack that acts as a simple step-by-step guide to applying to study in the UK. The instructions below split everything you need to do in to easy stages, allowing you to hopefully gain a place at a British institution with as little stress as possible.

Alternatively, if you would like more personal help, visit our student packages page to sign up for your own personal advisor.

From France? Read our French guide to studying in the UK: Etudier au Royaume-Uni

Choose a Course

Firstly decide on the type of course that you want to study- undergraduate, postgraduate, MBA or language.

Choose a Course
Choose the Type of Institution

Once you've chosen a course, find the institution that suits you best- university, college, business school or language school.

Choose the Type of Institution
Browse Rankings Tables

Look through the various rankings tables to get an idea of the academic reputation of different institutions.

Browse Rankings Tables
Find an Institution

Narrow your choices down to just a few different universities, colleges, language or business schools before you start applying.

Find an Institution
Check Tuition Fees

Find out if you will be paying Home/EU or International fees and make sure you will be able to afford them at your chosen institutions.

Check Tuition Fees
Search for Scholarships

There are thousands of scholarships for international students. Search through our directory to find one suitable for you.

Search for Scholarships
Start Applying

Learn where and how you apply to your chosen places of study- whether it is UCAS or directly to the institution.

Start Applying
Arrange Your Visa

Find out whether you need a visa to study in the UK or not, and then, once accepted on to a course, apply for one if you do.

Arrange Your Visa
Prepare to Study in the UK

Once you have been accepted at an institution in the UK, there is a lot you need to do to prepare. Follow our step-by-step guide.

Prepare to Study in the UK

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