Anglia Ruskin University was awarded university status in the early months of 1992. Presently, with a student population of just over 31,000, the institution is one of the largest universities in the Eastern part of England, and a large provider of part-time education.
The students of Anglia Ruskin University are on study paths leading to undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, as well as to a range of professional qualifications. In addition to being one of the most noteworthy suppliers of nurses and teachers in the region, the school... See full description.
Ashbourne College is an independent sixth form college based in Kensington, London. The school was established in 1981 and focuses on delivering pre-university education, including GCSE and A levels. The institution’s main strength is considered to be its small size and the friendly, family-like atmosphere it strives to create for the students. Tutors pay personal attention to each and every learner, adopting a positive and encouraging approach to teaching. On top of the A level and GCSE programs available at the school, Easter courses are offered, too. These are at both GCSE and A... See full description.
Basil Paterson is a renown school in Edinburgh, Scotland, the Largest open examination centre in Scotland for Cambridge and IELTS exams. Established in 1929, the college has been following the mission to help people meet their educational needs. Basil Paterson provides a wide range of English courses, which start every Monday; small class sizes (maximum of 10 students per class); a dynamic, international environment with students coming from over 50 countries; and a wide range of available subjects, including English, Maths, Psychology, Art and Business Studies. The options of... See full description.
Bournemouth University is a university based near Bournemouth, UK. The school was established in 1992, and its main campus is located in the town of Poole. The school has built an excellent reputation for a number of its departments, such as The School of Applied Sciences (which teaches disciplines like Archaeology, Anthropology, Biology, Geography and Forensic Sciences), The School of Health and Social Care, The School of Tourism, The Business School, School of Design, Engineering & Computing and The Media School. Another notable fact is that Bournemouth University is recognized as the... See full description.
Cardiff University is a research university founded in 1883. The school is situated in the Cathays Park area of Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom, and is a member of the Russell Group of Universities. Cardiff consists of 27 academic schools, and has built a reputation for offering high quality research-based university education in Wales. Furthermore, the institution has formed close links with employers and professional bodies, and it keeps being targeted by employers as an institution, which provides quality graduates. The school has also formed a new University Graduate College, which... See full description.
The main campus of Cornwall College is located in St. Austell with other campuses spread all over Cornwall, United Kingdom. Cornwall College has six other campuses spreading over Camborne, Newquay, Saltash, Duchy, Rosewarne and Stole Climsland. Cornwall College is endorsed by the government of UK to provide corporate training. CC also takes special pride in the fact that it is a center of Vocational Excellence in four departments. Cornwall College offers a variety of apprenticeship opportunities from Accounting to Plumbing.
Gloucestershire College is an educational institution with three main sites, based in the UK - Cheltenham, Gloucester and the Royal Forest of Dean. They also operate a number of satellite sites, i.e. a Construction School in Kingsditch and a Mitcheldean campus. The school is a well-known college for further and higher education, providing a wide array of education and training programs. These include A Levels and GCSEs, vocational qualifications, work-based learning, basic skills courses, higher education, short courses for business, part-time day and evening courses and English for... See full description.
King's College London was founded by King George IV and the Duke of Wellington (then Prime Minister) in 1829 as a university college in the tradition of the Church of England. It now welcomes staff and students of all faiths and beliefs.
King's professors played a major part in nineteenth-century science and in extending higher education to women and working men through evening classes. The College has grown and developed through mergers with several institutions each with their own distinguished histories. These include the United Medical and Dental Schools of Guy's and St Thomas'... See full description.
LITE has been founded in 1993 and has since had over 30 000 students studying and graduating. LITE specialises in teaching English as a foreign language and offer wide range of English courses for adults including English for Everyday, Business English, IELTS, Cambridge English, English for University.
Apart from English courses LITE also provides courses for international students in A Levels, University Foundation and Oxbridge Preparation Programmes.
LITE Regal International School is based in London - Mayfair as well as in centre of the University town Cambridge.
Staffordshire University was founded in 1992, since when it has developed as a dynamic and future-oriented university, striving to offer innovative courses and unique learning opportunities. The university has a very good international presence, with over 1,700 international students, coming from all over the world. International students have the option to either enroll on an undergraduate or postgraduate course, or take the specialized English Language courses for international students. The BA(Hons) English Language, Literature and Culture offered at Staffordshire University is a... See full description.
The University of Manchester is one of the largest in the United Kingdom. It welcomes a large number of students, many of whom come from more than 180 countries and is considered to be one of the most prestigious in the world.
The University of Sheffield is a leading institution in the UK. Five nobel awards have studied in this university and many of its alumni have reached positions of responsibility all over the world. It is considered one of the ten best universities in the UK and its students come from more than 120 countries.
University College London was founded in London, in 1826 and is an institution that has not discriminated in religions, races and classes from the beginning. It was the first to admit women in its classrooms, on equal terms as men. It is regarded as one of the best universities today.
The University of Aberdeen is a public research university located in the city of Aberdeen, Scotland. The renowned school is an ancient university, founded in 1495 when William Elphinstone, Bishop of Aberdeen, petitioned Pope Alexander VI on behalf of James IV, King of the Scots, to create King's College, the original name given to the University of Aberdeen.
Based on the date of its founding, the University of Aberdeen is Scotland's third-oldest university, with only the University of St. Andrews and the University of Glasgow preceding it. It is also the fifth-oldest... See full description.
The University of Bristol was founded in 1876, as University College, Bristol. It was the first University in the country that admitted students women, under the same conditions as men. It currently welcomes more than 13,000 students, many of them from other countries. The institution is among the first in the ranking of best universities in the world.
The University of Gloucestershire was stablished in 1834 and has a long tradition of quality education. More than 10.000 students study in Gloucestershire’s three campuses. It welcomes international students from more than sixty nations and it ranks in the top 5 universities in the United Kingdom for international student support. The university offers more than 100 academic courses.
The University of Leicester was founded in 1957, and is located in Leicester, UK. It is a research-led institution, while in October 2008, it was named University of the Year by the Times Higher Education. The exchange program at the university provides the opportunity for international students to study undergraduate level modules for one semester or a full academic year. All this counts as an accredited part of the student’s degree, while the variety of academic departments from which students can choose is truly diverse. Students can also consider to take advantage of this program... See full description.
The University of London was established in 1836, and what distinguishes it from other institutions is that it consists of 19 separate colleges, which are somewhat independent in nature. Therefore, the University of London is the largest institution of higher learning in the UK by number of students enrolled.
The degrees offered at the University of London, as can be guessed, are extremely varied – there is a foundation course, together with a good range of undergraduate, postgraduate degrees and diplomas, as well as research degrees. In addition, there is a Taster Course program for... See full description.
University of London External System, now known as University of London International Programmes, provides students with worldwide flexible access to the University of London degrees. It has been operating since 1858, and now serves more than 50 thousand students, offering over 100 degrees. The distance learning programs are provided through the collaboration with 12 of the University of London colleges – they have developed each of the programs that students take, and an example is London School of Economics, which is responsible for the system’s economics and management-related... See full description.
The University of Oxford is considered as one of the best in the English-speaking world. It is now also focused on research, also in the areas of training, such as: medicine, life sciences, arts and Humanities and physical and social sciences, among others.
Although relatively new, the University of Southampton is already one of the top 15 research universities in the United Kingdom and has achieved consistently high scores for its teaching programs and learning activities.
The University of Southampton’s strategies and aims for continually improving the school are both ambitious and very well thought out, and the university’s achievements in teaching and learning, research, employability and enterprise are well known throughout the school and the community.
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As an educational institution of higher learning, the University of Westminster boasts a rich history and has for years been providing students with academic excellence, cultural engagement and personal enrichment, dating back to its inception as The Polytechnic Institution in 1838. In the following article we talk about the school’s unique heritage, and the traditions of excellence that have helped to shape it today.
University of Westminster: Brief History
The Westminster story began in 1838, when Sir George Cayley opened the Polytechnic Institution at 309... See full description.
Wallace College is a school, based in Edinburgh, Scotland. Founded in 1972, it aims to help students develop the necessary skills in order to succeed in their academic and professional career. The school is based in the heart of the historic 'Old Town' of Edinburgh, the Scottish capital, close to the Royal Mile. Wallace College is open all year round and provides a diverse program of English Language Courses. During the "Academic year" British and foreign students enroll on courses in academic subjects, leading to University entrance examinations. Examples of options available at the... See full description.
West Thames College London is a college of further and higher education, located 30 minutes away from central London. The college is comprised of two sites – the main Isleworth Campus and the Feltham Skills Centre. West Thames College receives about 6,500 students each year, who enroll on a wide variety of courses – options include A levels, Accounting, Art & Design, Beauty Therapy, Business and Administration, Catering, Childcare, Computing & ICT, ESOL, Management, Media and Music, and many others. The school also offers a wide range of HE courses, from Childcare to Business; its... See full description.