University of Portsmouth

Hampshire, United Kingdom

Public | Estd. 1870

Location

University of Portsmouth

Portsmouth, United Kingdom

Public -1870

January/February, September

Intakes

55:45

Male : Female

8.6:1

Student: Teacher Ratio

79%

Acceptance Rate

January/February, September

Intakes

55:45

Male : Female

8.6:1

Student: Teacher Ratio

79%

Acceptance Rate

History, Affiliations and Rankings

The University of Portsmouth, previously known as Portsmouth Polytechnic, is an English public university located in the city of Portsmouth in UK. The University's origins may be traced back to the subscription-funded Portsmouth and Gosport School of Science and Art, which opened in 1870. The name of the college was changed to Portsmouth College of Technology in 1953. After gaining university status in 1969, the institution was renamed Portsmouth Polytechnic, and by the late 1980s, it was one of the largest polytechnics in the United Kingdom. Finally, it was on 7 July 1992 when the inauguration of the University of Portsmouth was celebrated at a ceremony at Portsmouth Guildhall. The university is also a member of the University Alliance and the Channels Islands Universities Consortium. The University of Portsmouth is ranked #651-700, #501-600, and #594 in the QS World University Rankings 2022, THE World University Rankings 2022, and US News & World Report's Best Global University 2022 Rankings, respectively. The Complete University Guide and the Guardian University League Table rank the university at #74 and #75 for 2022, respectively.

Infrastructure, Campus and Courses 

The University Quarter, which is centred on the Portsmouth Guildhall area, and the Langstone Campus are the 2 campuses that make up the University of Portsmouth. Langstone is the smaller of the two campuses and is located near Milton on Portsea Island's eastern side while the University Quarter is a collection of university buildings distributed around the city. Most of the university's teaching facilities, as well as all of the Student Halls of Residence and the university's historic library, are located in this neighbourhood. The University of Portsmouth is composed of 5 faculties divided into 29 departments. The university also has over 200 undergraduate courses, 150 postgraduate courses, 65 research degree programmes and many other courses in a plethora of different fields of study such as Accounting, Economics and Finance, Architecture, Biological Sciences, Business and Management, Criminology, Engineering, Law, Sport Science and many more that are tailored for students of different interests. Every year, the university spends more than 5.5 million euros in funding scholarships. Along with providing an excelling academic curriculum, the university also offers students various opportunities to build their network through societies, sports clubs, and media.

Accomplishments and Alumni 

According to the National Student Survey 2018, the university has achieved an 88% satisfaction score. The Research Excellence Framework has accredited 89% of cand 90% of Nursing research of the university at the international level. It is one of only four universities in South-East England to receive a Gold rating from the Government Teaching Excellence Framework. Having said that, QS World University Rankings 2021 gave the University of Portsmouth 5 stars for teaching, employability, internationalisation, facilities, arts and culture, and inclusiveness. Also, Times Higher Education ranks the university as one of the Top 150 Young Universities anywhere in the world. Portsmouth has also scored 84% in course quality satisfaction among its students, in the Postgraduate Taught Experience Survey. As one of the country's most prestigious and well-known universities, it has a rich alumni base that includes Tim Peake, Grayson Perry, Simon Armitage, Sir John Armitt, Baroness Diana Maddock, and John Flint, the CEO of HSBC.

Student Diversity and Placements

The University of Portsmouth is known for its professional faculty and lively student life that has attracted many people globally. Portsmouth is a large University with over 17,000 Home/EU full-time undergraduate students in 2020/21 and over 28,000 students overall. The university is also home to over 5,000 international and EU students from around 160 countries. Having said that, the university is also committed to creating a working, learning, cultural and social environment based on dignity and respect. The university also works with groups including Stonewall Diversity Champions, Working Families, Time to Change, Mindful Employer, AccessAble and Disability Confident, which give it guidance and advice on equality and diversity matters. In 2021, the University of Portsmouth has achieved its Race Equality Charter Bronze Award as a result of the university's commitment to uplifting its Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) staff and students.

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History, Affiliations and Rankings

The University of Portsmouth, previously known as Portsmouth Polytechnic, is an English public university located in the city of Portsmouth in UK. The University's origins may be traced back to the subscription-funded Portsmouth and Gosport School of Science and Art, which opened in 1870. The name of the college was changed to Portsmouth College of Technology in 1953. After gaining university status in 1969, the institution was renamed Portsmouth Polytechnic, and by the late 1980s, it was one of the largest polytechnics in the United Kingdom. Finally, it was on 7 July 1992 when the inauguration of the University of Portsmouth was celebrated at a ceremony at Portsmouth Guildhall. The university is also a member of the University Alliance and the Channels Islands Universities Consortium. The University of Portsmouth is ranked #651-700, #501-600, and #594 in the QS World University Rankings 2022, THE World University Rankings 2022, and US News & World Report's Best Global University 2022 Rankings, respectively. The Complete University Guide and the Guardian University League Table rank the university at #74 and #75 for 2022, respectively.

Infrastructure, Campus and Courses 

The University Quarter, which is centred on the Portsmouth Guildhall area, and the Langstone Campus are the 2 campuses that make up the University of Portsmouth. Langstone is the smaller of the two campuses and is located near Milton on Portsea Island's eastern side while the University Quarter is a collection of university buildings distributed around the city. Most of the university's teaching facilities, as well as all of the Student Halls of Residence and the university's historic library, are located in this neighbourhood. The University of Portsmouth is composed of 5 faculties divided into 29 departments. The university also has over 200 undergraduate courses, 150 postgraduate courses, 65 research degree programmes and many other courses in a plethora of different fields of study such as Accounting, Economics and Finance, Architecture, Biological Sciences, Business and Management, Criminology, Engineering, Law, Sport Science and many more that are tailored for students of different interests. Every year, the university spends more than 5.5 million euros in funding scholarships. Along with providing an excelling academic curriculum, the university also offers students various opportunities to build their network through societies, sports clubs, and media.

Accomplishments and Alumni 

According to the National Student Survey 2018, the university has achieved an 88% satisfaction score. The Research Excellence Framework has accredited 89% of cand 90% of Nursing research of the university at the international level. It is one of only four universities in South-East England to receive a Gold rating from the Government Teaching Excellence Framework. Having said that, QS World University Rankings 2021 gave the University of Portsmouth 5 stars for teaching, employability, internationalisation, facilities, arts and culture, and inclusiveness. Also, Times Higher Education ranks the university as one of the Top 150 Young Universities anywhere in the world. Portsmouth has also scored 84% in course quality satisfaction among its students, in the Postgraduate Taught Experience Survey. As one of the country's most prestigious and well-known universities, it has a rich alumni base that includes Tim Peake, Grayson Perry, Simon Armitage, Sir John Armitt, Baroness Diana Maddock, and John Flint, the CEO of HSBC.

Student Diversity and Placements

The University of Portsmouth is known for its professional faculty and lively student life that has attracted many people globally. Portsmouth is a large University with over 17,000 Home/EU full-time undergraduate students in 2020/21 and over 28,000 students overall. The university is also home to over 5,000 international and EU students from around 160 countries. Having said that, the university is also committed to creating a working, learning, cultural and social environment based on dignity and respect. The university also works with groups including Stonewall Diversity Champions, Working Families, Time to Change, Mindful Employer, AccessAble and Disability Confident, which give it guidance and advice on equality and diversity matters. In 2021, the University of Portsmouth has achieved its Race Equality Charter Bronze Award as a result of the university's commitment to uplifting its Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) staff and students.

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GBP 16,200

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24 Months

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IELTS: 7

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Quacquarelli Symonds (Q.S.) is a corporation based in the United Kingdom that specialises in the analysis of higher education institutions worldwide. Nunzio Quacquarelli launched the company in 1990. It publishes the Q.S. World University Rankings every year. The Q.S. rating, which is considered one of the three most widely read university rankings globally, is approved by the International Ranking Expert Group (IREG). The institution uses six metrics, namely Academic Reputation, Employer Reputation, Faculty/Student Ratio, Citations per faculty, International Faculty Ratio and International Student Ratio, that effectively capture university performance. It also publishes rankings in Young universities, Graduate Employability, and Subject Rankings. Q.S. provides an auditing service to universities, which offers information on the institution's strengths and shortcomings. The Q.S. Stars audit procedure rates universities based on over 50 different indicators.

THE

The Times Higher Education, originally The Times Higher Education Supplement (THES), is a British magazine that focuses on higher education news and topics. It annually publishes The Times Higher Education World University Rankings. It has received worldwide acclaim for its new and improved rating algorithm. Since 2004, it has provided students and their families, academics, university executives, governments, and businesses with reliable university performance data. The performance indicators are grouped into five areas: Teaching (the learning environment); Research (volume, income and reputation); Citations (research influence); International outlook (staff, students and research); and Industry income (knowledge transfer). It also produces subject rankings and rankings for Young Universities, Impact, Reputation, And Emerging Economies.

Guardian

The Guardian is a British daily newspaper that first appeared in 1821 as The Manchester Guardian and was renamed The Guardian in 1959. The Guardian University Guide is published once a year. The goal of the University Guide is to show how each university's department is likely to provide an overall beneficial experience to future students, and to do so; they look at how previous students in the department fared. A league table was created using nine performance criteria for 54 disciplines spanning all stages of the student life cycle. Entry standards, Student-staff ratios, Expenditure per student, Continuation, Student satisfaction, Value Added, Standardisation, Subject Classification, and Career Prospects are the indicators utilised by the organisation.

USN

U.S. News & World Report is American news, consumer advice, rankings, and analysis publication. It began in 1948 as a merger of the weekly newspaper U.S. News and the worldwide weekly magazine World Report. The company's rankings of Best Global universities are well-known among the wider population and significantly impact admission trends. The inaugural "America's Best Colleges" report was released by the U.S. News & World Report in 1983. Since 1985, the rankings have been produced and published annually. The magazine U.S. News & World Report rankings are based on data collected from educational institutions through an annual survey, government and third-party data sources, and school websites. It also takes into account outside opinion polls of university faculty and administrators.

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Fees Estimate

CourseDurationFee/Year
MA in Translation Studies 12 Months-
MArch in Architecture24 Months ₹14,300
BEng (Hons) in Civil Engineering36 Months ₹16,400
BSc (Hons) in Computer Science36 Months ₹16,400
BEng (Hons) in Construction Engineering Management36 Months ₹16,400
BSc (Hons) in Economics, Finance and Banking36 Months ₹14,300
BEng (Hons) in Electronic Engineering36 Months ₹16,400
BEng (Hons) in Engineering Geology and Geotechnics36 Months ₹16,400
BSc (Hons) in Mathematics36 Months ₹15,100
BSc (Hons) in Physics36 Months ₹16,400

Fees Estimate

CourseDurationFee/Year
MA in Translation Studies 12 Months-
MArch in Architecture24 Months₹14,300
BEng (Hons) in Civil Engineering36 Months₹16,400
BSc (Hons) in Computer Science36 Months₹16,400
BEng (Hons) in Construction Engineering Management36 Months₹16,400
BSc (Hons) in Economics, Finance and Banking36 Months₹14,300
BEng (Hons) in Electronic Engineering36 Months₹16,400
BEng (Hons) in Engineering Geology and Geotechnics36 Months₹16,400
BSc (Hons) in Mathematics36 Months₹15,100
BSc (Hons) in Physics36 Months₹16,400

Scholarships

This scholarship aims to reduce the tuition fee for a student's first year of study.

Eligibility

The scholarship is available for ICP (International College Portsmouth) students progressing to the University.

Applicability

These scholarships are effective at the time of registration and will only apply to the first year of study.

This scholarship aims to reduce the tuition fee for a student's first year of study.

Eligibility

The scholarship is available for ICP (International College Portsmouth) students progressing to the University.

Applicability

These scholarships are effective at the time of registration and will only apply to the first year of study.

This scholarship will take the form of a fee reduction that will apply to a student's first year of study.

Eligibility

Only applicants who have been assessed as overseas students for tuition fee purposes can access this scholarship.

Applicability

To be considered, applicants will also need to complete a form as part of their application. Applications will then be considered by the University's scholarship panel and the successful candidates will be contacted to confirm their status.

This scholarship will take the form of a fee reduction that will apply to a student's first year of study.

Eligibility

Only applicants who have been assessed as overseas students for tuition fee purposes can access this scholarship.

Applicability

To be considered, applicants will also need to complete a form as part of their application. Applications will then be considered by the University's scholarship panel and the successful candidates will be contacted to confirm their status.

These scholarships are for students who received first-class marks in their bachelor’s degree and accepted an offer onto a master’s course.

Eligibility

Achieve a first or upper second (2:1) honors in your undergraduate degree.

Applicability

To be considered, applicants will also need to complete a form as part of their application. The decision will be made based on the highest GPA score who fulfills the criteria.

SEGG Scholarships

SEGG Scholarships

These scholarships are for students who received first-class marks in their bachelor’s degree and accepted an offer onto a master’s course.

Eligibility

Achieve a first or upper second (2:1) honors in your undergraduate degree.

Applicability

To be considered, applicants will also need to complete a form as part of their application. The decision will be made based on the highest GPA score who fulfills the criteria.

The scholarship provides full financial support for any eligible master’s degree at any UK university, as well as access to a variety of exclusive academic, professional, and cultural experiences.

Eligibility

An undergraduate degree with at least two years' work experience (including volunteer experience).

Applicability

Students will need to apply for both a full time master's degree and a Chevening Scholarship.

The scholarship provides full financial support for any eligible master’s degree at any UK university, as well as access to a variety of exclusive academic, professional, and cultural experiences.

Eligibility

An undergraduate degree with at least two years' work experience (including volunteer experience).

Applicability

Students will need to apply for both a full time master's degree and a Chevening Scholarship.

This scholarship provides additional funding for students and assists budding entrepreneurs in accessing the education, skills and knowledge required to run their own business in the future.

Eligibility

A current student in a recognised UK academic institution or recognised US academic institution who displays a desire to run their own business and demonstrate academic excellence by providing a letter of recommendation from a tutor or course coordinator.

Applicability

Students have to fill the application process for the Scholarship. An essay in 500 words or less is to be submitted, explaining what makes them a good candidate for the Scholarship.

This scholarship provides additional funding for students and assists budding entrepreneurs in accessing the education, skills and knowledge required to run their own business in the future.

Eligibility

A current student in a recognised UK academic institution or recognised US academic institution who displays a desire to run their own business and demonstrate academic excellence by providing a letter of recommendation from a tutor or course coordinator.

Applicability

Students have to fill the application process for the Scholarship. An essay in 500 words or less is to be submitted, explaining what makes them a good candidate for the Scholarship.

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Please send a scanned copy of the visa refusal document to ukvi-student-compliance@port.ac.uk. The university will send a new CAS, depending on the reason for refusal.
Please send a scanned copy of the visa refusal document to ukvi-student-compliance@port.ac.uk. The university will send a new CAS, depending on the reason for refusal.
The University of Portsmouth is a modern and vibrant institution with a national and international reputation for creative teaching, research, and innovation.
The University of Portsmouth is a modern and vibrant institution with a national and international reputation for creative teaching, research, and innovation.
Officially recognized/chartered by the Privy Council, the University of Portsmouth is a large coeducational UK higher education institution.
Officially recognized/chartered by the Privy Council, the University of Portsmouth is a large coeducational UK higher education institution.
The Institution of Portsmouth is a public university in the English county of Hampshire. It is one of the country's largest universities, with over 4,500 postgraduate and over 22,000 undergraduate students.
The Institution of Portsmouth is a public university in the English county of Hampshire. It is one of the country's largest universities, with over 4,500 postgraduate and over 22,000 undergraduate students.
Portsmouth, the UK's only island city, is a remarkable destination to live and study because of its beautiful beaches, gritty street art, and naval heritage. The skills and information you gain at the University of Portsmouth will aid you in achieving your goals in life and work.
Portsmouth, the UK's only island city, is a remarkable destination to live and study because of its beautiful beaches, gritty street art, and naval heritage. The skills and information you gain at the University of Portsmouth will aid you in achieving your goals in life and work.
In the Times Higher Education World Rankings 2019, Portsmouth was placed in the top 150 among young institutions, and in the top 500 universities in the world by the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2020.
In the Times Higher Education World Rankings 2019, Portsmouth was placed in the top 150 among young institutions, and in the top 500 universities in the world by the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2020.
The University of Portsmouth is located on the south coast of England, about 120km southwest of London.
The University of Portsmouth is located on the south coast of England, about 120km southwest of London.
Yes. The university is for sure committed to creating a working, learning, cultural and social environment based on dignity and respect. They aim to drive forward the cultural and systemic changes we need to implement to ensure we remain an equal and diverse organisation. They also support our University values and strategies.
Yes. The university is for sure committed to creating a working, learning, cultural and social environment based on dignity and respect. They aim to drive forward the cultural and systemic changes we need to implement to ensure we remain an equal and diverse organisation. They also support our University values and strategies.
Life as a student in Portsmouth is unbeatable. The university has got beaches, great places to eat, heaps of independent shops and music venues, cultural and artistic hotspots, and stacks of green space. And it's only 90 minutes by train from central London.
Life as a student in Portsmouth is unbeatable. The university has got beaches, great places to eat, heaps of independent shops and music venues, cultural and artistic hotspots, and stacks of green space. And it's only 90 minutes by train from central London.
Portsmouth is a large University with over 17,000 Home/EU full-time undergraduate students in 2020/21 and over 28,000 students overall. Portsmouth is home to over 5,000 international and EU students from around 160 countries.
Portsmouth is a large University with over 17,000 Home/EU full-time undergraduate students in 2020/21 and over 28,000 students overall. Portsmouth is home to over 5,000 international and EU students from around 160 countries.

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Studying in United Kingdom

For international students, the average first-year tuition cost is as follows: 

Undergraduate: £9,000 - 30,000 (INR 9,00,000 - INR 30,00,000)*

Postgraduate: £15,000 - 35,000 (INR 15,00,000 - INR 35,00,000)*

MBA: £12,000 - 80,000 (INR 12,00,000 - INR 80,00,000) 

*The fees can be higher for a top undergraduate/postgraduate medical degree.

For international students, the average first-year tuition cost is as follows: 

Undergraduate: £9,000 - 30,000 (INR 9,00,000 - INR 30,00,000)*

Postgraduate: £15,000 - 35,000 (INR 15,00,000 - INR 35,00,000)*

MBA: £12,000 - 80,000 (INR 12,00,000 - INR 80,00,000) 

*The fees can be higher for a top undergraduate/postgraduate medical degree.

Average On-Campus Accommodation Fees (halls of residence at UK universities including bills): £400 - £600 per month (INR 40,301 - INR 60,452)

Average Off-Campus Accommodation Fees in the UK: £320 - £1,255 per month (INR 32,241 - INR 1,26,445)

Food Expenses: £160 - £200 per month (INR 16,120 - INR 20,150)

Average On-Campus Accommodation Fees (halls of residence at UK universities including bills): £400 - £600 per month (INR 40,301 - INR 60,452)

Average Off-Campus Accommodation Fees in the UK: £320 - £1,255 per month (INR 32,241 - INR 1,26,445)

Food Expenses: £160 - £200 per month (INR 16,120 - INR 20,150)

English Proficiency Exams to Study in the UK

IELTS: 6.0 - 7.0

TOEFL iBT: 70 - 110

PTE: 43 - 59

Cambridge English Language Assessments: B2 - C1

 

Admission Tests to Study in the UK

GMAT: 600 - 780

GRE: 150

LNAT: 25 - 29

BMAT: 4.5 - 5.0

UKCAT: 650

NEET: 50 percentile

GAMSAT: 60 - 66

English Proficiency Exams to Study in the UK

IELTS: 6.0 - 7.0

TOEFL iBT: 70 - 110

PTE: 43 - 59

Cambridge English Language Assessments: B2 - C1

 

Admission Tests to Study in the UK

GMAT: 600 - 780

GRE: 150

LNAT: 25 - 29

BMAT: 4.5 - 5.0

UKCAT: 650

NEET: 50 percentile

GAMSAT: 60 - 66

Part-time job rules for international students in the UK :

  • You cannot work more than 20 hours per week for a full-time degree programme, i.e. no more than 4 hours per day with weekends off.

  • You cannot work more than 10 hours per week during a language course term.

  • You can find work for 40 hours a week, which is 8 hours a day, with weekends off after the session is finished.

  • Working as a freelancer or on a contract basis is not authorised.

  • If you don't have a post-study work visa, you won't be able to work full-time for any business.

Types of Part-Time Jobs in the UK

There are two ways international students can get part-time jobs in the UK. They can either look for on-campus jobs or off-campus jobs.

On-Campus Jobs: On-campus jobs are available inside the university campus and, hence, are perfect for students as they can apply in different departments within their proximity.  

 

Off-Campus Jobs: Off-campus jobs are relatively easy but not always in proximity. These jobs include office boy, receptionist, waiter/ waitress, call centre maintenance, data entry, etc. 

 

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Part-time job rules for international students in the UK :

  • You cannot work more than 20 hours per week for a full-time degree programme, i.e. no more than 4 hours per day with weekends off.

  • You cannot work more than 10 hours per week during a language course term.

  • You can find work for 40 hours a week, which is 8 hours a day, with weekends off after the session is finished.

  • Working as a freelancer or on a contract basis is not authorised.

  • If you don't have a post-study work visa, you won't be able to work full-time for any business.

Types of Part-Time Jobs in the UK

There are two ways international students can get part-time jobs in the UK. They can either look for on-campus jobs or off-campus jobs.

On-Campus Jobs: On-campus jobs are available inside the university campus and, hence, are perfect for students as they can apply in different departments within their proximity.  

 

Off-Campus Jobs: Off-campus jobs are relatively easy but not always in proximity. These jobs include office boy, receptionist, waiter/ waitress, call centre maintenance, data entry, etc. 

 

Check out our student-friendly guide to know more about the types of part-time jobs for international students in the UK and a lot more! 

The Post Study Work Visa (PSWV) is a temporary visa that gives overseas students the chance to live, study, and work in any post or professional path once they finish their education. This UK Post Study Work Visa path is accessible to everyone, including Indian students in the UK with immigration status. In addition, all students studying in a UK Higher Education Provider-approved institution are eligible for the Graduate Route. It is no less than a golden opportunity for international students to live, study and take up a job in any chosen post or career path after completing their graduate studies.

The Post Study Work Visa (PSWV) is a temporary visa that gives overseas students the chance to live, study, and work in any post or professional path once they finish their education. This UK Post Study Work Visa path is accessible to everyone, including Indian students in the UK with immigration status. In addition, all students studying in a UK Higher Education Provider-approved institution are eligible for the Graduate Route. It is no less than a golden opportunity for international students to live, study and take up a job in any chosen post or career path after completing their graduate studies.

Generally, it costs around £348 to apply for a UK student visa from outside the UK and around £475 to extend or switch to a Student visa from inside the UK. Here are the different costs for different types of student visas that an international student requires to study in the UK:

  • Tier 4 (General) for 16 years or older: £348 (INR 35,267)

  • Tier 4 (Dependant): £680 (INR 68,912) per month per person as a dependant

  • Tier 4 (Child) for age 4-17: £348 (INR 35,267)

  • Short Term Study Visa (for 18 years or older and wish to travel to the UK for up to 6 months to study a short course): £186 (INR 18,849)

  • Post Study Work Visa: £700 (INR 70,939) + the Immigration Health Surcharge at the full rate of £624 (INR 63,237) per year

Tier 2 Work Visa (for skilled workers): £1212  (INR 1.22 lakhs)

Generally, it costs around £348 to apply for a UK student visa from outside the UK and around £475 to extend or switch to a Student visa from inside the UK. Here are the different costs for different types of student visas that an international student requires to study in the UK:

  • Tier 4 (General) for 16 years or older: £348 (INR 35,267)

  • Tier 4 (Dependant): £680 (INR 68,912) per month per person as a dependant

  • Tier 4 (Child) for age 4-17: £348 (INR 35,267)

  • Short Term Study Visa (for 18 years or older and wish to travel to the UK for up to 6 months to study a short course): £186 (INR 18,849)

  • Post Study Work Visa: £700 (INR 70,939) + the Immigration Health Surcharge at the full rate of £624 (INR 63,237) per year

Tier 2 Work Visa (for skilled workers): £1212  (INR 1.22 lakhs)

Step 1: Check your CAS statement. Make sure all of the course details are correct!

Step 2: Prepare your financial documents and other supporting documents. 

Step 3: Register and complete the visa application form.

Step 4: Pay your Immigration Health surcharge and application fees of £348 (INR 35,267).

Step 5: Attend your appointment at the nearest embassy or consulate.

Step 6: Get the result of your application. If your visa application has been granted, appear for the interview later on.

Step 1: Check your CAS statement. Make sure all of the course details are correct!

Step 2: Prepare your financial documents and other supporting documents. 

Step 3: Register and complete the visa application form.

Step 4: Pay your Immigration Health surcharge and application fees of £348 (INR 35,267).

Step 5: Attend your appointment at the nearest embassy or consulate.

Step 6: Get the result of your application. If your visa application has been granted, appear for the interview later on.

According to Glassdoor, some of the top high paying job industries in the UK for international students are as follows:

  • Engineering and IT Services

  • Investment Managing

  • Management Consultancy

  • Investment Banking 

  • Financial Research

  • Banking

  • Medical and Healthcare Sector 

According to Glassdoor, some of the top high paying job industries in the UK for international students are as follows:

  • Engineering and IT Services

  • Investment Managing

  • Management Consultancy

  • Investment Banking 

  • Financial Research

  • Banking

  • Medical and Healthcare Sector 

The British economy is a highly developed social and market-oriented economy. It has the world's 5th-largest nominal gross domestic product or GDP (£1.8 Trillion), 10th-largest purchasing power parity (PPP), and 21st-largest GDP per capita, accounting for 3.3% of global GDP. According to Statista, the United Kingdom's predicted Real GDP growth rate for 2022 is 5.01%.

The British economy is a highly developed social and market-oriented economy. It has the world's 5th-largest nominal gross domestic product or GDP (£1.8 Trillion), 10th-largest purchasing power parity (PPP), and 21st-largest GDP per capita, accounting for 3.3% of global GDP. According to Statista, the United Kingdom's predicted Real GDP growth rate for 2022 is 5.01%.

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