The UK Border Agency in Pakistan has published a list of financial institutions (Bank) from which it will no longer accept documentation in support of visa applications made under the points-based system (PBS).
Visa applicants will need to submit evidence from a financial institution that is not listed as being 1 from which the UK Border Agency will not accept documents. Visa applications will be refused if they rely on information from an institution which is listed as 1 from which evidence will not be accepted.
‘Being independent when you study in the UK isn’t just about living away from home. Whatever UK course you study, you will be encouraged to think for yourself and create your own ideas. A UK education will help you gain confidence in your own abilities and equip you with valuable language, creative, analytical and research skills that employers look for. ‘
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
If you are an international student looking to study in the UK, the cost of education can be a barrier standing in your way of you achieving your goal. Just like our USA Schools Awarding Aid Database, UK InternationalStudent.com has compiled a list of universities in the UK that offer financial aid to international students. If you are a potential international student looking to study in the UK, you might want to try these universities first – as they are known to offer scholarships and aid to incoming intenrational students. Continue reading
The number of UK University applicants has dropped by 8.7% compared with last year, official figures show.
They also reveal a sharper drop among more affluent candidates than among those from disadvantaged backgrounds.
The decision to let UK universities raise undergraduate fees to a maximum of £9,000 a year for resident students provoked widespread public anger and battered the credibility of the Liberal Democrats.