Monday, 3 December 2012
Study in the UK is an excellent choice
The UK has some of the best higher education instutions in the world. There is strength in depth across the spectrum, with many different faculties in many different institutions acting as centers of excellence. The quality of the teaching and of research is second of none. So students get the highest quality education, giving any foreign student an edge in the global careers market. The UK is also a wonder place to live, offering unrivalled experiences in a multicultural and cosmopolitan society .this is why over 350,000 international students choose to study in the UKevery year .Education is one of the proudest traditions in the UK. Universities such as oxford and Cambridge have been existence for almost a millennium and there are now over 150 universities and higher education institutions across England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland, offering world class teaching vocational training and research opportunities .in the recent QS2010 world university ranking the UK boasts four out of the top ten universities in the world. In proportion to our population and the number of HE institutions, this puts on top. The UK and Pakistan are close and historic friends and partners. There are over one million British citizens of Pakistani heritage and there are over 1.4 million journeys between Pakistan and the UK every year. It there for as on surprise that almost 10,000 Pakistani students are currently studying across the UK.
Chevening scholarship; the UK’s chevening scholarships are the most prestigious awards available to international students for study in the UK.They enable further leaders, decision-maker and opinion familiar with the UK, to gain new skill ,or update current professional skills. The ultimate objective is that these scholars will be able to utilize their studies to benefit their countries upon their return. This program, over 26 years provide more then 30,000 scholarship at higher education institutions in the UKfor postgraduate student or researchers from countries across the world.
British alumni association of Pakistan
The British alumni are a national network of UKgraduates who are living in Pakistan. It has chapters in Karachi, Lahore, and Islamabad is part of the British council’s global alumni development initiative .It aims to provide a forum for individuals who have returned from their studies in the UKto freely exchange opinions and ideas and to work on collaborative projects that help local communities.
Be prepared and good luck;
The British council have a fantastic amount of information that will help you to make your decision