Tag: UK

Employment Law Rights for International Students

Students who plan to have their higher studies abroad also think of working there, sometimes with their studies or sometimes after too. All countries have different eligibility criteria of employment to international students whether part-time or full time. Write-up below highlights about employment rights for international students in UK. The employment rights of overseas students …

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UK Government’s Global Scholarship Programme

Fully Funded Chevening Scholarships For One Year Masters In Any Subject Application Deadline For 2016/2017 is November 3, 2015 Chevening Scholarships are offered under the prominent scholarship scheme which was commenced in 1984 as the Foreign and Commonwealth Office Awards Scheme (FCOAS). This scholarship programme was started to enable global leaders to study in UK. Global Chevening scholars move to …

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Rhodes Scholarships Now Open To China

Established in the year 1903 in the will of Cecil Rhodes, Rhodes Scholarships is now looking forward to expand its horizon to more developing countries and will soon include the names of scholars from China as well, the administrative trust confirmed recently. On 30th March 2015, the organization that administers this prestigious grant program stated that …

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UK Going to Provide Super Priority Visa Service To UAE In One Day

The British embassy in Dubai announced the ‘Super Priority Visa Service’ which will be available for interested customers in their offices in Abu Dhabi and Dubai. The official partner site of the UK Visa and Immigration Department states that “The Super Priority Visa Service (SPVS) is an Added Value Service which allows customers to receive …

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British University To Build New Campus At Placer County In USA

British University has confirmed that it will be building new campus in Placer County to accommodate 6000 students by 2031. University of Warwick has approved this move and has also announced its partnership with University Development Trust, a non-profit organization that is providing land and funding for the endeavour. The university will start offering graduate …

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British Council To Offer Open Online Courses Again

British Council repeats free open online courses through a web portal named futurelearn.com. This is the second time the council is offering the course by popular demand. The course will explore English: Language and Culture, and will be carried for 6 weeks beginning from February 6. BC has introduced its first course in September. The course …

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Loughborough University Announces Exciting Scholarships

In the autumn of 2015, the Loughborough University in London will be offering amazing and cutting edge programs for post graduate degrees in various fields. They have recently announced a half a million pounds will be given as scholarships to the bright young minds of the new generation so that they are inspired for the …

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Fortunate 32 American Rhodes Scholars Selected For 2015 

The American Secretary of Rhodes Trust, Elliot F. Gerson recently announced the names of fortunate 32 American men and women elected as Rhodes Scholars, representing the United States. They will enter Oxford University next year in the month of October. Rhodes scholarship is one of the oldest international fellowship awards that cover all the expenses …

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Free Online Digital Business Courses By UK Government

For those looking to learn more about commercial digital business skills, the UK government along with backup from the tech industry has started free online courses for Brits wishing to up their skills and work in tech companies or start their own set-ups. The focus in this initiative is to make the working population more …

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British Council Changes The Face Of Education By Offering Scholarships

It was recently announced that British Council, the centre for higher education in UK has managed to provide 401 scholarships to students in India. It has been one of the leading institutes in education that provided over 750 scholarships in the last 2 years and now British Council happens to be the best scholarship program …

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International Student Recruitment Now Possible in the UK

Under a new development, the British government has lifted the ban on recruiting international students by the University of Bedfordshire. The decision was confirmed on Monday 20th October, 2014 stating that the university can now issue Confirmation of Acceptance for Studies (CAS) letters to new international students. An extensive audit was carried out by UK …

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Indian Students To Receive GREAT Scholarship To Study In UK

Students who are eagerly waiting to study in top universities of UK for higher studies but falling short of money have great news. Vince Cable, UK’s Business Secretary has announced the introducing of scholarship worth 15 crs for Indian university students and simplifies the process of immigration. This scholarship is a part of Great Britain …

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Blair Calls For Global Education In Religious Respect

Whether education is fulfilling or sustaining is not a big question. What matters the most is the kind of knowledge that are being disseminated. As education helps construct and nurture a better human being, it is definitely instrumental in subverting the chaos created by the ignorance of our mind. Tony Blair, the former UK prime …

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Tougher Visa Rules May Affect 40 Institutions  

The problem with tighter visa rules and the increasing number of refusal rates is going to have an adverse effect on the universities. Many universities are expected to lose their license. As a result, they would no longer be able to admit students from overseas which will greatly affect their profitability. Statistically, about 1 to …

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Strong Public Support For International Students In UK

As per the report published by the leading newspapers, a huge and support from the public has been observed in the favor of the international students in Britain. Not only that, the reports seem to reveal several contributions made by the international students, and the public recognition that they are getting for the same in …

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Study At Best Universities In The World

University refers to the highest educational institution which provides degrees in a diverse range of subjects at the undergraduate, graduate, post-graduate and doctoral levels. Universities can be ranked on the basis of several criteria like level and quality of education, research funding, faculty make-up, the number of doctorates awarded to students etc. Some of the …

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International Students Face Fees Hike In UK

Increasing capitation fees have made the Britain less attractive. It has been noticed that there is an exponential increase in fees for international students every year, without posting prior warning. And, there is a huge gap between what the students from the UK generally pay. More than fifty percent of universities in UK charge an …

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UK’s New Stringent Student Visa Regime

In the wake of massive student visa fraud that was busted in the UK earlier this year, stringent measures have now been called for. The new immigration rule rolled out seeks to establish tougher regulations which will promote fair and legitimate student visa regime. Britain made it clear that the new rule imposed would ensure …

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