About UK

Made up of four Countries, England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland, the United Kingdom of Great Britain is a cosmopolitan and an exciting study destination. Many thousands of families from around the world have made the UK their home, creating a richly diverse, open-minded, multicultural society. There are also more than a quarter of a million international students in the UK at any one time.

There are more than three thousand educational institutions that welcome international students in the UK. You can choose from a variety of routes through the education and training system, combining different types of course according to your needs and abilities. Many courses can also be taken through distance learning in your home country.

The UK has two distinct systems of courses and qualifications: one for England, Wales and Northern Ireland, and one for Scotland. Each is compatible with the other. The Scottish Parliament has devolved responsibility for education in Scotland. Wherever you choose to study, you will be able to study for a relevant, world class qualification of exceptional quality.

 Population

Over 62.3 million.

 Culture & Multiculturism

UK people like to get together and enjoy themselves. Theatres, concerts and art galleries can be found in all large towns and cities; big sports Events take place every weekend; pubs and restaurants are everywhere.

The UK is an exciting combination of four distinctive Countries, each with their own cultures, living traditions, breathtaking architecture and beautiful landscapes. The diverse, multi-cultural population of the UK, though soon makes you feel at home.

 Transport

The UK has an extensive and regular train service which makes most UK cities and towns well linked with one another. Travel within is quite easy as the UK has an excellent public transportation system.

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 Climate

UK has a temperate climate. The climate of Britain is variable and changeable from day to day. There are four seasons... Winter, Spring, Summer, Autumn.

 Main Cities

The main cities in each of the Countries are...

Country Cities
England London, Bath, Newscastle
Scotland Glasgow, Edinburgh
Wales Cardiff
Northern Ireland Belfast