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UK: Education Directory

Jan 30, 2021


UNIVERSITIES AND COLLEGES:

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

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

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

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: www.rgu.ac.uk / China: www.rguchina.com 

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
URL: www.lancaster.ac.uk 

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

University Of Greenwich
Location: London
No. of students: 4,000 (foreign)
URL: www.gre.ac.uk

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

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

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

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

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

London Business School
Location: London
Top programs: MiM, MBA, EMBA
URL: www.london.edu 

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

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
URL: www.lipa.ac.uk 

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

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

Aberystwyth University
Location: Aberystwyth
No. of students: 1360 (foreign) / 60 (Chinese)
Top programs: Biology, Accounting and Finance, Business and Management, Computer Science
URL: www.aber.ac.uk/en/undergrad/discover 

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

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
URL: www.cardiffmet.ac.uk/international 

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

Wrexham Glyndwr University
Location: Wrexham
No. of students: 870 (foreign) / 10 (Chinese)
Top programs: Accounting & Finance, Business and Marketing
URL: www.glyndwr.ac.uk/en/international 

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

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
URL: www.southwales.ac.uk/international

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

SECONDARY SCHOOLS:

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

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

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
URL: https://www.bishopstrow.com 

GOVERNMENT AGENCIES:

Universities Scotland
Location: Edinburgh,Scotland
Contact person: Alastair Sim, Director
Phone: 0131/226 1111 / Email: info@universitiesscotland.ac.uk / URL: www.universities-scotland.ac.uk 

UKCISA (UK Council for International Student Affairs)
Location: London
Notable events: UKCISA Annual Conference
Contact person: UKCISA Communications team
Phone: 020 7288 4330 / Email: communications@ukcisa.org.uk / URL: www.ukcisa.org.uk 

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: partner@ukec.com / URL: www.en.ukec.com 

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

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