Study in United Kingdom

United Kingdom Statistics

Geography-Population

Capital:  London

Area:  244.101 km ²

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 Position in
Palmes’ League
Deans’ Recommendation
rate 2021

London Business School

1 572 ‰

LSE - London School of Economics And Political Science

2 488 ‰

University Of Warwick Warwick Business School

3 304 ‰

Imperial College London - Imperial College Business School

4 272 ‰

University Of Oxford Said Business School

5 266 ‰

University Of Cambridge Judge Business School

6 228 ‰

The University of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School

7 209 ‰

4 Palmes Of Excellence TOP business school with significant international influence

Rank Position in
Palmes’ League
Deans’ Recommendation
rate 2021

Lancaster University Management School

1 215 ‰

Durham University Business School

2 203 ‰

City University of London - Bayes Business School (formerly Cass)

3 190 ‰

University Of Edinburgh Business School

4 184 ‰

University Of Leeds Leeds University Business School

5 171 ‰

Aston University Aston Business School

6 152 ‰

Cranfield School of Management - Cranfield University

6 152 ‰

University of Birmingham Birmingham Business School

8 146 ‰

Henley Business School - University of Reading

9 133 ‰

The University of Nottingham - Nottingham University Business School

9 133 ‰

University of Glasgow - Adam Smith Business School

11 127 ‰

University Of Bath School Of Management

12 108 ‰

University of Sheffield – Management School

13 101 ‰

University of Strathclyde Strathclyde Business School

14 82 ‰

Ashridge Executive Education - Hult International Business School

15 70 ‰

The University of Liverpool Management School (*)

16 -

3 Palmes Of Excellence EXCELLENT business school with reinforcing international influence

Rank Position in
Palmes’ League
Deans’ Recommendation
rate 2021

Nottingham Trent University Nottingham Business School

1 196 ‰

Cardiff University Cardiff Business School

2 177 ‰

Oxford Brookes University - Oxford Brookes Business School

3 171 ‰

Manchester Metropolitan University Business School

4 139 ‰

Sheffield Hallam University - Sheffield Business School

5 127 ‰

Brunel University London - Brunel Business School

6 120 ‰

Newcastle University Business School

6 120 ‰

Kingston Business School - Kingston University London

8 114 ‰

University Of Exeter Business School

8 114 ‰

Edinburgh Napier University Business School

10 108 ‰

Heriot-Watt University Edinburgh Business School

11 101 ‰

Hull University Business School - Hull University

12 95 ‰

Northumbria University Newcastle Business School (1)

13 89 ‰

Coventry University Coventry Business School

14 82 ‰

Loughborough University School of Business and Economics

14 82 ‰

Cardiff Metropolitan University - Cardiff School of Management

16 70 ‰

The Open University Business School

16 70 ‰

Aberystwyth University - Aberystwyth Business School

18 57 ‰

University of Bradford School of Management

19 51 ‰

Plymouth University - The Plymouth Business School

20 44 ‰

University of Surrey - Surrey Business School

20 44 ‰

University of Southampton - Southampton Business School

22 38 ‰

University of St. Andrews School of Management

22 38 ‰

University of The West of England Bristol Business School

22 38 ‰

2 Palmes Of Excellence GOOD business school with strong regional influence

Rank Position in
Palmes’ League
Deans’ Recommendation
rate 2021

Middlesex University London Business School (2)

1 51 ‰

Robert Gordon University Aberdeen Business School

2 44 ‰

De Montfort University Leicester Castle Business School (2)

3 25 ‰

University of Gloucestershire School of Business and Technology

4 6 ‰

1 Palme Of Excellence BUSINESS school with considerable local influence

Rank Position in
Palmes’ League
Deans’ Recommendation
rate 2021

The University of Winchester – Winchester Business School

1 70 ‰


Best Master’s programs in United Kingdom

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

http://www.best-masters.co.uk/

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