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Free online course to learn about and prepare for a UK education

Are you preparing to study in the UK, or just interested in learning more about the UK higher education system? Then the free Study UK: Prepare to Study and Live in the UK online course is perfect for you.

Hosted on the FutureLearn online course platform, this four-week online course will teach you everything you need to know about UK higher education, including teaching methods, course structures and how your course-work will be assessed. It will also provide you with tips for studying in the English language and practical information about living in the UK.

By completing the online course, you will be more confident, feel better prepared, and get the most from your experience of studying and living in the UK. During the course, there will also be plenty of opportunities for you to interact with other, like-minded individuals who are preparing for their UK education. Who knows, you may even start making friends before you arrive in the UK!

The online course is entirely free and takes only four weeks to complete, although you can complete it faster if you wish. Upon successful completion, you will receive a digital certificate. 

Why not register now to take advantage of this great opportunity?

Please note: This online course is provided twice a year. You can see the next available dates on the registration page and once registered, you will receive a notification when the next course starts.