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UK: Education Directory

Jan 30, 2021


University Of Cambridge
Location: Cambridge
No. of students: 10,000 (foreign) / 1,500 (Chinese)
Top programs: Engineering, Natural Sciences, Human, Social and Political Sciences

University Of Sussex
Location: Brighton & Hove, East Sussex
No. of students: 5,555 (foreign) / 1,956 (Chinese)
Top programs: Development Studies, Business & Economics, Law

University Of Aberdeen
Location: Aberdeen
No. of students: 3,500 (foreign) / 1250 (Chinese)
Top programs: Medicine, Economics, Big Data & Artificial Intelligence

Robert Gordon University
Location: Aberdeen
No. of students: 1,500 (foreign) / 130 (Chinese)
Top programs: MSc Accounting and Finance, MSc Advanced Architectural Design, MSc International Business Management
URL: UK: / China: 

Lancaster University
Location: Lancashire
No. of students: 5,600 (foreign) / 2,250 (Chinese)
Top programs: Accounting and Finance, Business Analytics, Data Science and Cyber Security

University Of Sheffield
Location: Sheffield, South Yorkshire
No. of students: 9,505 (foreign) / 5,874 (Chinese)
Top programs: Engineering, Biosciences, Data Science

University Of Greenwich
Location: London
No. of students: 4,000 (foreign)

University Of Bolton
Location: Bolton
No. of students: 800 (foreign) / 60 (Chinese)
Top programs: Business, Systems Engineering/ Mechatronics, Automotive Performance Engineering

Brunel University London
Location: Uxbridge
No. of students: 6,200 (foreign) / 700 (Chinese)
Top programs: Education, Integrated Product Design, Data Science and Analytics

Falmouth University
Location: Penryn
No. of students: 381 (foreign)
Top programs: Creative Thinking and Design Innovation, Visual Arts, Film and Television

The University Of Buckingham
Location: Buckinghamshire
No. of students: 900 (foreign) / 60 (Chinese)
Top programs: Accounting and Finance, Business and Management, Medicine

Lancaster University
Location: Lancashire
No. of students: 5,600 (foreign) / 2,250 (Chinese)
Top programs: Accounting and Finance, Business Analytics, Cyber Security

London Business School
Location: London
Top programs: MiM, MBA, EMBA

Abertay University
Location: Dundee
No. of students: 653 (foreign) / 50 (Chinese)
Top programs: Games Development, Computer Games Technology, Game Design and Production

The Liverpool Institute For Performing Arts
Location: Liverpool, UK
No. of students: 200 (foreign) / 3 (Chinese)
Top programs: Acting, screen acting & digital media, costume, dance, applied theatre & community drama, filmmaking, management, music, sound technology, technical theatre, technical design

London Film Academy
Location: London
No. of students: 76 (foreign) / 7 (Chinese)
Top programs: Filmmaking & Screenwriting, Filmmaking, Short Industry Standard Filmmaking Courses

Basingstoke College Of Technology
Location: Hampshire
No. of students: 10 (foreign) / 1 (Chinese)
Top programs: Engineering, Automotive, Construction

Aberystwyth University
Location: Aberystwyth
No. of students: 1360 (foreign) / 60 (Chinese)
Top programs: Biology, Accounting and Finance, Business and Management, Computer Science

Bangor University
Location: Bangor
No. of students: 1965 (foreign) / 565 (Chinese)
Top programs: BSc & MSc Banking & Finance, Music, Sports Science and Exercise Rehabilitation

Cardiff Metropolitan University
Location: Cardiff=
No. of students: 1340 (foreign) / 435 (Chinese)
Top programs: Accounting and Finance, Logistics and Management, and Data Science and Analytics

Cardiff University
Location: Cardiff
No. of students: 8620 (foreign) / 4150 (Chinese)
Top programs: Global Business Management, International Accounting & Finance, and International Business Management

Wrexham Glyndwr University
Location: Wrexham
No. of students: 870 (foreign) / 10 (Chinese)
Top programs: Accounting & Finance, Business and Marketing

Swansea University
Location: Swansea
No. of students: 3555 (foreign) / 1280 (Chinese)
Top programs: Business Management, Accounting and Finance and Media

University Of South Wales
Location: Cardiff
No. of students: 2630 (foreign) / 305 (Chinese)
Top programs: International Business, Banking, Finance and Investment, and Business and Supply Chain Management

University Of Wales Trinity Saint David
Location: Carmarthen
No. of students: 625 (foreign) / 145 (Chinese)
Top programs: BA Surface Pattern, MBA, DBA


Ipswich School
Location: Ipswich, Suffolk
No. of students: 68 (foreign) / 53 (Chinese)
Top programs: A Level, GCSE Art Exhibition

Berkhamsted Schools Group
Location: Hertfordshire
No. of students: 127 (foreign) / 41 (Chinese)
Top programs: GCSE / A Level

Bishopstrow College
Location: Warminster
No. of students: 100 (foreign) / 25 (Chinese)
Top programs: Junior/Middle/Senior College Program, 1 Year IGCSE Program and Academic Summer Program


Universities Scotland
Location: Edinburgh,Scotland
Contact person: Alastair Sim, Director
Phone: 0131/226 1111 / Email: / URL: 

UKCISA (UK Council for International Student Affairs)
Location: London
Notable events: UKCISA Annual Conference
Contact person: UKCISA Communications team
Phone: 020 7288 4330 / Email: / URL: 

UK Education Centre
Location: Manchester
Notable events: Student Recruitment Fairs (Sept/Oct), Law Fairs (Nov/Dec), Additional Fairs (Mar/Apr)
Contact person: Tom Pinder
Phone: +4416 1236 0660 / +4475 3912 5025 / Email: / URL: 

Education in the Commonwealth 2021 was prepared for and originally printed in Forbes China magazine.

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