Ways of learning

Whether you are looking for undergraduate, postgraduate, English courses or other study options, the UK has a wide variety of institutions and courses to choose from.

Postgraduate study

Studying for a postgraduate degree in the UK can transform your career, with many courses taking just one year to complete.

Undergraduate study

Get started in your academic career with a UK undergraduate degree.

Studying for a degree outside the UK

A life-changing UK degree, yet closer to home. Learn more about studying for a UK degree in your home country.

Foundation pathway courses

Foundation pathway courses can help you improve your English skills and give you the confidence to start undergraduate or postgraduate study.

Boarding schools

A boarding school is a residential school where pupils live and study during the school year. Find out all you need to know about UK boarding schools.

Improve your English

There’s no better place to master your English than in the UK, and there are a range of English language courses on offer to support your learning.

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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.