Archive for November, 2015

Enjoy 2015 Winter Break While Studying in the UK

2015 Winter break is just around the corner with Christmas and New Year quickly approaching. While many students will be travelling back to India, many more will be staying in the UK to enjoy a number of exciting activities. Here are some interesting things you can do to make your winter break memorable: Illuminating Shakespeare…

5 famous Indian politicians who studied in the UK

Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi: Popularly known as ‘Mahatma Gandhi’, he sailed for England in 1888 to study law and become a barrister. He was trained at the Inner Temple, and later went on to become one of the preeminent leaders of the Indian independence movement against the British rule.     Jawaharlal Nehru: Nehru graduated from…

How can I study in the UK for free?

You might be surprised how many people do similar searches when wishing to study in the UK for free, with ‘free education’, ‘study abroad for free’ and ‘study in the UK for free’ all popular terms. You might think this is unrealistic, but with a scholarship it can become a reality. Providing you are qualified…

Mayor of London seeks to boost number of Indian students studying in London

Mayor of London Boris Johnson has called on the UK government to introduce a Commonwealth visa programme to reverse a decline of Indian students attending London universities. Johnson, who has no power over immigration policy in his role as London Mayor, suggested that the introduction of a Commonwealth visa alongside a two-year work visa for science,…

Why Diversity on Campuses can Improve a Student’s Personal Development

What is diversity? The human race is exceptionally diverse. Gender, race, ethnicity, religion, nationality, lifestyle, philosophy, and endless other elements factor in to what makes us different, and it is our diversity which makes us unique. Diversity on campus Diversity on campuses doesn’t just benefit international students, but also UK national students. Learning about different…

Study English at INTO in London

INTO bring together ambitious international students and leading universities from across the globe, and from day one students are part of a diverse and vibrant international community that shares their ambitions. General English courses at INTO INTO courses provide you with the English you need for life, work, socialising and travel. They offer enjoyable, learner-centred lessons…

Study business at York St John University from this January

York St John University provide international students with the chance to study international business programmes in an historic and vibrant city in the north of England. Undergraduate and postgraduate January entry at York St John University York St John Business School has undergraduate and postgraduate January entry available across a range of programmes. MBA, marketing and…

Studying in the UK: 4 things you may not know

Studying in the UK could be one of the best and most profound experiences of your life. Hundreds and thousands of students apply every year, making studying in the UK second behind only the United States in the world’s most popular student destinations. A state-of-the-art education system and world renowned universities provide an excellent home…

Cara: A superman in time of crisis

Cara, which stands for ‘Council for At Risk Academics’, is a charitable organisation in the UK which helps academics from all over the world in immediate danger. It is for those who are forced to exile, and also those who choose to remain in their home country despite the serious risks they and their family…