Study in the UK

Hundreds of thousands of international students study in the UK each year, making studying in the UK the number two choice for international students in the world, second only to the USA. For students worldwide that would like an English-language education, what better place to study than the country that invented the language?

study uk londonWith an excellent higher-education system and hundreds of world-class universities, the UK promises a rich experience for international students. Our Study UK resource is intended to help you learn more about studying in the UK as an international student, and includes sections on choosing the UK as a destination, choosing a location within the UK, learning more about the country, its history and culture, and adapting to life in your adopted country. Continue reading

Study in UK Opportunities for Ghana Students

Study in UK Opportunities for Ghana Students

WHY STUDY IN UK?

UK qualifications are recognized by employers and organizations worldwide. The UK education system has a reputation for quality standards at all levels with many institutions considered to be among the best in the world for teaching and research. UK courses encourage independence, creativity and self-reliance: the kinds of qualities that employers around the world are looking for. Degree courses last three years (not four as in many other countries), and master’s degree courses can take one year (not two), dramatically reducing your costs. A safe environment, established support services for international students and likely access to free healthcare. Thousands of scholarship opportunities. A fun and friendly student culture. Opportunities for part-time and vacation work in the UK as well as organized work placements at leading businesses as part of courses. Studying in UK is a base for exploring historic parts of the UK and mainland Europe and a experience of living as part of a multicultural society. Continue reading

2012 Academic School Graduate Teaching Assistantship in Politics and International Relations at University of Kent, UK

Graduate Teaching Assistantship in the field of Politics and International Relations at University of Kent , 2012 UK

Study Subject(s):Politics and International Relations
Course Level:Graduate
Scholarship Provider: University of Kent
Scholarship can be taken at: UK

Eligibility:-Candidates must hold a good Honours degree (First or 2i) or a Master’s degree at merit or distinction in a relevant subject or equivalent.
-The GTA competition is open to all postgraduate research applicants.
-UK, EU and overseas fee paying students invited to apply.
-Applicants will be expected to teach on our undergraduate programmes.
-Applicants who can teach or demonstrate the ability to teach Comparative Politics, Political Science or Conflict would be an advantage. Continue reading

OTHER UK FUNDING

There are many grants, scholarships and awards available to help fund your studies in the UK and other Commonwealth countries. It’s important to know what’s available and where, so you can find the right funding to suit your study. We have provided you with links to some of the main websites for funding information, to help make your research easier.

CHEVENING ONLINE
Visit the Chevening website to find out more about the benefits of becoming a Chevening scholar. Continue reading

The University of Manchester Equity and Merit Scholarships

The University of Manchester is providing a unique equity and merit scholarship for devloping countries since 2007 and operates in Bangladesh, Kenya and Rwanda. Equity and merit scholarship is only for postgraduate courses. The aim of this scholarship to assist talented but economically disadvantaged students from some of the world’s poorest countries.

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