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What you need to know about studying in the UK, that no-one ever told you

Get insights from current students on living costs and funding options, learning in a new environment, British food and weather and your life outside of class.

'I have access to world-leading research and a welcoming global community'

GREAT scholar Rimsha reflects on the world-leading research, new places and cultures she's been exposed to, and her new, specialist role at the NHS.

‘My UK master's is preparing me for an international career’

Find out how Joseph from Nigeria's ambition to become an international journalist on the world stage led him to study international relations in the UK.

A guide to Northern Ireland for students

From world-class universities and untouched nature to cultural cities and fascinating history, find out what Northern Ireland has to offer.

A guide to Liverpool for students

From listening to live music at The Cavern Club to art gallery hopping or boat tripping on the Mersey, Liverpool has a lot to offer students. Get started with our guide.

From teacher to student: returning to higher education to study my dream course

GREAT scholar Nasrin talks about exploring London, attending Notting Hill Carnival and finding a balance between her studies and social life.

'My UK master's is preparing me to advocate for global women's health issues'

Chevening scholar Ijeoma from Nigeria shares her story of going from being a practising doctor to a master's student. Find out what she's learned along the way.

From my MBA at the University of Cambridge to consulting at McKinsey & Company

Nathan reflects on his time as an MBA student at the University of Cambridge and how it led him to start his consulting career at McKinsey & Company.

Discover Wales: 7 must-do experiences for students

Whether you want sandy beaches, a unique music tradition, magnificent wildlife or delicious local cuisine, make the most of having Wales on your doorstep.

From environmental sciences to ethical finance and meeting King Charles III

Hear why GREAT scholar Mariam loves the UK education system, her experience living in Scotland and about the time she met (now) King Charles III in London.

Women in STEM: my life as a fully-funded environmental engineering master's student in the UK

Hear about Sumaiya's transformative experience of getting a fully-funded STEM master's in environmental engineering at world-famous Newcastle University.

7 libraries you must visit in the UK

Find out which spectacular literary spots you should visit while studying in the UK.

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