Higher education in the UK

UK Higher Education

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What is important to know about higher education in the UK

Degree types: BSc, BA, MSc, MA, MBA, PhD

Language of study: English 

Registration deadlines for the program:  from September 15 to January 15 (one year before the start of the course) - the deadline for submitting documents for all programs. June 30 is the deadline for applying for courses in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine, pharmacy, as well as Oxford and Cambridge universities.



<br>• University preparatory course (Foundation Year, one year): £4 - £000

<br>• Arts disciplines: £7 - £000

<br>• disciplines in the field of natural sciences: £7 - £500

<br>• clinical courses: (research) £10 - £000

Master's degree:

<br>• arts and humanities : £7 - £000

<br>• disciplines in the field of natural sciences: £7 - £500

<br>• clinical trials: £10 - £000

Cost of living: £700 (accommodation and transport) per month.


UK higher education levels

 Bachelor's program 

 Master / PhD 

 MBA in UK

Undergraduate (Bachelor) - this is the first stage of higher professional education and is basic; duration of training - 3 years + 1 year of practice at the enterprise (4 years in Scotland) Magistracy (Master) - This is the second stage of higher education, the duration of study is 2 years.

Graduate School (PhD) - Candidate of Sciences, duration of study - 3 years. 

Master of Business Administration (MBA) - professional qualification degree in the field of management.
Entry Requirements

• school certificate + at least 1-2 courses of a Russian university in a related specialty, or pass a preparation program for entering higher educational institutions in the UK - IB (1 year) or A-Levels (2 years), or the Foundation Year course (1 year) which involves intensive language training.
• high GPA
• confirmation of knowledge of English IELTS 6.0 / 6.5+
• financial guarantees

Profile of a successful candidate for admission to master's programs in the UK:


• diploma of a specialist in a related specialty or a bachelor's degree + work experience of at least 2 years (for some specialties),
• Diploma average score 4.1.- 5.0
• active academic / scientific activity
• recommendations from teachers and/or employers

Language training

• English language TOEFL ibt 80+ or ​​IELTS 5.0+

Leadership qualities

• confirmation of an active social, student, sports life
• international experience is welcome

Features of MBA programs in the UK

Types of study programs

Exacutive MBA (EMBA) for top managers or owners of their own business

Full-time MBA - full-time day training

Part time MBA - Training with a flexible schedule that allows you to get a job

Online MBA - distance learning via the Internet

Cost: from £4000- £34000 / year.

Duration of training: 1-2 years

Entry conditions (varies from university to university):

• a bachelor's degree or a specialist in a related specialty
• ELTS 6.5-7.0
• 2-3 year work experience (for some programs)
• recommendations
• motivation letter.


Top 10 MBA programs in the UK

1 London Business School 

2. Duke University's Fuqua School of Business

3. University of Oxford Said Business School

4. University of Cambridge Judge Business School

5. Warwick University Business School 

6 Manchester University Business School 

7 Cranfield University School of Management

8City University Cass Business School

9 Imperial College Business School

10. Hult International Business School

*Data provided by the Financial Times website  


Ranking of universities in the UK


1. University of Cambridge      

2. University of Oxford           

3. University of St. Andrews

4. London School of Economics and Political Science

5 University College London

6. University of Warwick       

7 Lancaster University         

8 Durham University   

9 Loughborough University

10 Imperial College  

11. University of Exeter

11. University of Sussex

13 School of Oriental and African Studies

14. University of Bath

15. University of York           

16. University of Edinburgh      

17. University of Leicester

18 University of East Anglia

19 University of Nottingham  

19. University of Surrey

21. University of Glasgow         

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