The UK welcomes over 400,000 international higher education students each year, and it’s easy to see why.
Study in the UK
Practical information and insight on UK education for international students.
No matter what you're passionate about, the UK is a fantastic place to pursue your interest, both on and off-campus.
The UK offers an amazing student life that can be tailored to suit your own tastes. You’ll find an endless number of ways to enjoy yourself, learn new things and make friends.
Accreditation from Department for Education ensures that schools provide their pupils with the knowledge, skills and qualifications they need for the British education system.
Many UK higher education institutions offer courses overseas, including in China. These courses are provided through local partners, branch campuses, and online platforms.
Not sure you’re ready for a Bachelor’s degree? Interested in both academic and vocational courses?
If you wish to study at a UK University it is helpful to know about the different entry routes that might be available to you.
Our Alumni UK network offers numerous ways for you to stay connected to the UK alumni community after graduation.
We can support you on your learning journey. Sign up to receive personalised updates on courses, scholarships, visas, and events near you.
British Council pre-departure briefings are sessions designed to answer your questions and help you prepare for your move to the UK.