Study in united-kingdom

United-kingdom Statistics
Geography-Population
Capital: London Area: 244.101 km ² Total Population: 60.7 millions of inhabitants, foreigners included (estimated in July 2009) Languages: English

Government-Economy

GDP: $2.231 trillion (2008 est.)

GDP – per capita (PPP): $36,600 (2008 est.)

Growth rate (2007): + 3.1%

Unemployment rate (2007): 5.3%

General consulate of France: London and Edinburg

French community in the UK: 4.5%100, around 200.000 people

 

Information for International Students in the United Kingdom 

Housing

- for hostels and other accommodations, a weekly budget is to be foreseen; you need to count on average £85 to £140 per week, for a one bed room in the centre of London. So it is advised to calculate between €125 and €250. To get more information regarding hostels, you can ask London Students Directory. If you rather choose a student hall, go on www.lcos.org.uk website. In case you struggling in finding an accommodation, you can use LHA hall network (London Hostels Association, 53 Eccleston Square, London SW1, at Victoria station). Some of these halls include meals in their fees, but the menu does not change from a day to the days after.

- you can also rent a room in someone’s house, then the reference will be the Loot. It is also available on the Internet at www.loot.com; it is a website where private individuals can do business with each other.Roommate remains the cheapest solution.

                                     

Transportation

If you live away from your school or university, don’t forget to consider this cost in your budget. In the United Kingdom, the cities that are equipped with an underground transport are London and Glasgow. The one that have a streetcar network are: Birmingham, Blackpool, London, Manchester, Nottingham and Sheffield. In general, transportation networks are well-organized within the UK and propose student fees.

Telephone

You go abroad while leaving your family and friends in France. You can take advantage of the large offer of mobiles phone companies that have more attractive prices than they have in France. You think that using prepaid phone cards is more cautious:, there are many of them but the way they work is not clear, and this could be more expensive for you.

Food

If you eat out in London, you can easily find some food for less than £15; but in general it costs between €15 and €27 for a hearty meal.

Official Selection of the best Business Schools in United Kingdom

5 Palmes Of Excellence - UNIVERSAL business school with strong global influence

Rank by Palmes league Dean’s recommendation rate 2016

London Business School

1 585‰

LSE - London School of Economics And Political Science

2 472‰

University Of Warwick Warwick Business School

3 415‰

University Of Oxford Said Business School

3 415‰

University Of Cambridge Judge Business School

3 415‰

The University of Manchester - Manchester Business School

6 332‰

Cranfield School of Management

7 253‰

4 Palmes Of Excellence - TOP business school with significant international influence

Rank by Palmes league Dean’s recommendation rate 2016

Imperial College London Tanaka Business School

1 306‰

University Of Edinburgh Business School

2 201‰

City University Cass Business School

3 192‰

Aston University Aston Business School

4 188‰

University Of Leeds Leeds University Business School

5 179‰

Ashridge Business School

5 179‰

Lancaster University Management School

7 175‰

Durham University Business School

8 170‰

Henley Business School

9 166‰

The University of Nottingham - Nottingham University Business School

10 157‰

University of Strathclyde Strathclyde Business School

11 144‰

University of Birmingham Birmingham Business School

12 140‰

University Of Bath School Of Management

12 140‰

University of Glasgow - Adam Smith Business School

12 140‰

University of Bradford School of Management

15 52‰

3 Palmes Of Excellence - EXCELLENT business school with reinforcing international influence

Rank by Palmes league Dean’s recommendation rate 2016

University of Sheffield – Management School

1 148‰

Newcastle University Business School

2 144‰

Cardiff University Cardiff Business School

3 140‰

University Of Exeter Business School

4 131‰

Nottingham Trent University Nottingham Business School

5 122‰

Oxford Brookes University Business School

6 114‰

Open University Business School

7 105‰

Sheffield Hallam University - Sheffield Business School

8 96‰

Manchester Metropolitan University Business School

8 96‰

Edinburgh Napier Business School

8 96‰

University of St. Andrews School of Management

8 96‰

University of Hull Business School

12 87‰

University of Southampton - Southampton Business School

12 87‰

Brunel University Brunel Business School

14 83‰

Kingston Business School - Kingston University London

15 79‰

Loughborough University School of Business and Economics

16 74‰

Northumbria University Newcastle Business School

17 48‰

Coventry University Coventry Business School

17 48‰

Middlesex University Business School

19 44‰

University of Surrey - Surrey Business School

19 44‰

Cardiff Metropolitan University - Cardiff School of Management

19 44‰

University Of The West Of England Bristol Business School

22 35‰

Heriot-Watt University Edinburg Business School

23 31‰

De Montfort University Leicester Business School

23 31‰

Plymouth University - The Plymouth Business School

25 26‰

Aberystwyth University - School of Management and Business

25 26‰

2 Palmes Of Excellence - GOOD business school with strong regional influence

Rank by Palmes league Dean’s recommendation rate 2016

Robert Gordon University Aberdeen Business School

1 44‰

University of Gloucestershire School of Business and Management

2 9‰

1 Palme Of Excellence - BUSINESS school with considerable local influence

Rank by Palmes league Dean’s recommendation rate 2016

The University of Winchester – Winchester Business School

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Best Master’s programs in United Kingdom

Learn the ranking results of the best masters in United Kingdom here:

http://www.best-masters.com/ranking-master-in-united-kingdom.html