Examine within the UK: observe the information!

It’s decided, you’re going to study in the UK. But how do you choose the right university for you? What formalities to fulfill? Where to find accommodation? We take stock of the steps to be taken.

England, Scotland, Northern Ireland or Wales, the UK is the preferred study destination for French students. IAround 20,000 fly there every year: around a third as part of an Erasmus+ exchange, the rest enrolling directly at a British university.

if Brexit threatens study conditions for Europeans (entry fees, scholarships, loans…), the British government wants to be reassuring for the start of the 2017 and 2018 academic year. What’s next? “To be continued.”

Studying in the UK: Your Questions Answered

πŸ‡§πŸ‡· How to choose your university?
UK universities are autonomous, meaning they manage their own programs and funding. From England to Scotland and Wales to Northern Ireland, our tips will help you choose your UK studies.

πŸ‡§πŸ‡· How to finance your application?
How much is the Erasmus+ scholarship? How much are the tuition fees for an individual application? Can you work locally? The budget spot for planning to study in the UK.

πŸ‡§πŸ‡· What are the formalities?
An obstacle course, the administrative formalities for studying with our neighbor across the Channel? Not so much, if you integrate a university exchange with Erasmus+. Overview of steps to study in the UK.

πŸ‡§πŸ‡· How to prepare your installation?
University residence or roommate? Subway or bicycle? Phone subscription or prepaid card? To avoid back-to-school stress and plan your budget well, plan your stay in advance.

Read too: Good reasons to study in the UK

They had a “so British” experience

A history student, Simon left for a semester in Liverpool
England was an obvious destination for this University of Rouen student who wants to “improve his English”. “I chose to stay in Liverpool so I could immerse myself more in English culture and not be in the student atmosphere on campus all the time.” An authentic experience for this football fan.

After obtaining her engineering degree in France, Marion entered Cambridge
Your biggest concern when applying to one of the best universities in the world? β€œBeing rejected because of English. My level was very low when I joined ESPCI. So I worked three summers in a row as a trainer on a horse farm near Edinburgh.πŸ‡§πŸ‡· then I did a six-month internship in the United States.” Bet wins! And she liked Cambridge so much that she decided to continue her thesis there.

Nawale chose to do his third year of LEA in London to improve his English
For its installation, β€œthe biggest hassle was housing”. Toulousaine had managed to get a place in a university residence that cost €900 per month, with payment in advance for the first semester. “Everything is very expensive, even roommates.” She advises “come in the summer, because the first apartments are available at the end of June”. An expensive experience, but that didn’t stop her from falling in love with the city.

Then, tempted by adventure πŸ‡§πŸ‡· Take the “Study in the UK” quiz to find out if you’re ready to leave the family cocoon and cross the English Channel.

Leave a Comment