Plan your studies

The UK offers a huge variety of study options, with hundreds of institutions and thousands of courses to pick from. But where do you start? We are here to help with practical information, from choosing your university to the application process.

Ways of learning

UK institutions offer a wide range of courses at all levels of study. Start your research with our essential information.

Choosing a university or college

With over 160 universities to choose from in the UK, and limitless courses and study options on offer, see our advice on how to choose the best university for you.

Choosing a course

There are thousands of university courses available in the UK. But how to choose the best one for you? Read our advice to find the perfect course.

How to apply

Applying to study in the UK is a straightforward process and we will guide you through it step by step.

Events

Come and meet the British Council and many of the UK's universities.

Student and tutor measuring a skull

Choosing your study subjectWhat subjects can I study?

UK universities have some of the most diverse subject offering in the world. Watch our videos and explore some of the subject most popular with international students.

Explore study subjects