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Happy New Year from Study London!

London welcomed the New Year with spectacular fireworks at the London Eye and along the Thames.

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New Year fireworks in London, 2017; © visitlondon.com/Stewart Marsden

At this time of the year, many of us will make resolutions for the next year and hope for a happy, productive and rewarding year ahead. For many students, this time of year is filled with research about course and university options, and excitement about the journey ahead.

If you have big plans to move to London this year to study at one of our 50 universities, we are here to help with application advice, a comprehensive course search and an overview of each university in London. If you need financial help to study in London, you can read our scholarship advice to find out more about funding and scholarship options.

Here is a step-by-step guide to start your journey to London:

  1. Register with us: It’s free to register and once you are registered, you can contact universities directly through the website. You will also receive a monthly newsletter with application advice and news from London’s universities.
  2. Search for courses and read the university profiles: You can search for thousands of courses available at universities in London and read the most important information about each university. You can contact each university if you have specific questions.
  3. Check the entry requirements: We list the general entry requirements for a number of different countries. If your country is not listed, contact your chosen university directly for more information.
  4. Apply to study in London: Read about the application process for undergraduate and postgraduate courses. We have helpful application guides for bachelor, masters and PhD studies.
  5. Apply for a Tier 4 Student Visa: Learn about the Tier 4 visa requirements to ensure you meet all the requirements when you apply for the visa.

Happy New Year & good luck with your application!

What is the cheapest university in London?

Mortar Board World Record for London University Students

International students on our Facebook page frequently ask us to help them find a UK or London university with the lowest tuition fees and costs. It is very difficult to answer this question for a number of reasons. Tuition fees for international students can vary considerably between courses even at the same university. There are many factors […]

How to apply for a postgraduate degree

Postgraduate study normally refers to a master’s or PhD degree, and some universities also offer Postgraduate Diploma programmes. In order to apply for a postgraduate degree, you usually need to apply directly to the university, via the university’s own website, or via a system called UKPASS. Before you start your application, there are several things […]

The Tier 4 UK Student Visa explained

As an international student, you need to know the rules for applying for a Tier 4 UK Student VISA from UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI). The Tier 4 visa rules are updated regularly so it is very important that you consult the UK Home Office website before starting your student visa application. The visa rules exist […]

Final UCAS deadline for undergraduate applications: 30th June 2014

If you’re thinking about studying for an undergraduate degree in London this September, you only have a few days left to apply. The final UCAS deadline for undergraduate applications is the 30th June 2014. The normal application deadline for most UK undergraduate degrees is the 15th January each year. However, many London universities allow international […]

London Myth Buster

Myth 1: It is Very Expensive to Study in London No matter how you spend your money, quality has a price and a world-class degree is not cheap no matter where you study. The average tuition fee at London universities is £11,000 per year but can be as low as £8,000 and as much as […]

Top Ten Mobile Apps for International Students in London

Mobile phone taking a photo of the Houses of Parliament

Your mobile phone will be one of your best friends when you first arrive in London. It will help you meet new people (Facebook), it will tell you which way to turn when you are lost (Google Maps) and its alarm clock will remind you when you need to wake up and go to class! […]

TOEFL no longer accepted for UK Visa applications

The UK Home Office and Education Testing Services (ETS), who administer the TOEFL and TOEIC tests, have ended their partnership. This means that UK Visa and Immigration (UKVI) will no longer accept TOEFL or TOEIC as proof of your English language skills. ETS will officially be removed from the list of approved English language test […]

Tier 4 Student Visa – changes for 2014

International students from outside the UK and European Union are required to apply for a Tier 4 Student Visa in order to study for a degree in the UK. You can find information about the Tier 4 Student Visa on our visa advice page. The Home Office has recently published two Statements of Changes to the Immigration […]

London universities welcome international qualifications

Every year, over 100,000 international students make London their home while they study for a bachelor, master or PhD degree. London is the most popular student city in the world and 45 universities offer students a choice of over 30,000 courses. When you make an application to a London university, this will be reviewed by […]

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