Top 5 UK Universities for Research in Psychology

Psychology, the study of behavior and the human mind, is a popular choice of study amongst international students. Over 100,000 students were enrolled in programmes related to psychology in 2014 and the subject offers practical knowledge which can be utilized in many different careers, including business, marketing, human resources and research psychologist. What is a…

The Future of Higher Education Abroad

Despite a tremendous increase in the amount of Indian students choosing to study abroad, the education gross enrollment (GER) is still 23.3%, 20% behind the global average of 43%. 26 million Indian students are currently enrolled in tertiary education and by 2020 there will 40 million Indian students enrolled, meaning for the surplus 14 million…

Five benefits of working while studying in the UK

Most international countries offer 20 hours of part-time work to ensure students are able to support themselves during their studies. Working while studying is not easy and that is why not many students prefer to do it. But working while studying offers many benefits to students both financially and otherwise. Five advantages of working while…

Why study English in the UK?

There was a time when a career in academics and publishing was considered the only option for students studying English. But with more and more companies shifting to offering content and information on their website, the demand for skilled web writers and editors is on the rise. Proven ability in written and verbal English is…

Best Universities for Student Architects in the UK

Architecture is a complex profession, with a wide variety of specializations available for skilled graduates to move into. To become an Architect, students must complete a combination of five years study and two years practical work experience before completing final exams. Students will become members of the RIBA, the Royal Institute of British Architects, after their…

Best UK Universities for Photography

Professional photographers have the ability capture moments in such a way that elicit certain emotions. Steve McCurry’s best-known image ‘Afghan Girl’, which made the cover of the National Geographic, is a great example of a photo which, despite its simplicity, means different things to different people. There are a variety of specialisations in photography, with different…

How much time does it take to prepare for the IELTS exam?

This is a common question asked by many students, but the answer is subjective depending on your current ability and what score you need to reach. A student aiming for a 6.5 overall may need to do more work than a student who requires a higher score, because their current ability is worse. We recommend…

UCAS deadlines at UK universities for international students

When applying to study in the UK, it is important to be aware of the relevant UCAS deadlines. The main intake of students each year is during September and October, but smaller intakes also take place in January and March. Undergraduate students Undergraduate students need to apply through UCAS for admission to a UK university. The University and…

How to focus on writing a paper

Your essay is due in the coming days and you still have not even begun the research. Sound familiar? We have all experienced pushing the limits of this kind of boundary in the past, finding convenient excuses for leaving it late – a hectic personal life, not feeling well, not in the right frame of…

Questions to ask at the SI-UK University Fair

Attending a University Fair is the best way to gather information from a number of different sources about where it is you should study in the UK. Representatives from UK universities will be able to answer all your questions on courses, accommodation and fees, but it is important you do your research ask the right…