Quest International University Perak (QIUP) is a private research-led university established in 2008. As it is a modern university, QIUP aims to offer high-quality education through courses that are most relevant to the job market. However, academics are not the university’s only focus as it aims at instilling its students with the “green” concept in order to promote a healthier and more sustainable future through the respect of the environment. Most notable are the university’s faculties of Medicine and Pharmacy, which offer a superior educational experience.

INTI is an internationally recognized university with high rates of student success. Offering courses at their state-of-the-art facilities, 99% of graduates are employed within 6 months of graduation, regardless of the major of study. The University also has global partnerships with various Higher Education Institutions, allowing the student to graduate with a dual degree. According to the university’s website, 83% of INTI graduates are paid higher than the market average.

Concordia University Chicago welcomes to its campus liberal arts education-seeking students from all over the world. Classes are individualized due to the small number of students per classroom, and degrees offered include Journalism, Art Therapy, and Animation. At Concordia University Chicago, expect to be given help and advice and be accepted as part of the community.

As part of the Russell Group, Newcastle University ranks among the world’s top 150 universities in 2018. The city of Newcastle itself has often been ranked as students’ favorite UK city to study in. Most notable degrees at the university include Engineering and Urban Planning, to name a few. It’s Architecture program is accredited by the Royal Institute of British Architects. The university also offers a great way to experience different cultures in one city where everyone feels involved. Current students enjoy Newcastle for five main reasons: affordable city, legendary nightlife, city-center campus, fun and friendly atmosphere, and easy transportation within the city (everything is in walking distance!).

Named after the 17th century businessman and philanthropist, Robert Gordon University (RGU) aims to provide accessible education and enhanced opportunities to everyone across society. Today, this Scottish institution offers a wide range of courses across its 11 schools including online degrees as well as traditional taught courses in diverse subjects as Design, Management, Biomedical sciences, Architecture, and Engineering. In fact, it ranks 1st in the UK for food sciences and graduate prospects in pharmacy and pharmacology (The Times Good University Guide, 2018) and 1st for teaching quality in Architecture (The Times Good University Guide, 2018). Additionally, most of RGU’s undergraduate and graduate courses, such as the RIBA and ARB accredited Master of Architecture, carry professional accreditation from various bodies and combine theory with practical applications offering students a competitive edge in the job market.

Jacobs University is a private, English-language university offering high standards in research and teaching.  It offers a range of foundation, Bachelor’s, Graduate, and PhD programs in natural sciences, engineering, social sciences, and business fields. The University has achieved top results in the international U-Multirank and CHE rankings and is among the five best universities in Germany. Through its high-quality interdisciplinary education and intensive support, Jacobs equips students with the key qualifications necessary for a successful academic or professional career.

Queen Mary University of London is a member of the Russell Group of leading UK universities. It is recognized for its academic and research excellence across an array of science and humanities subjects where it ranks in the global top 50 in English, History, Drama, and Law. In fact, it is ranked 9th in the UK’s research excellence framework. Based in a creative and culturally diverse area in London, QMUL has one of the largest campuses in the area. Its location near central London and its Russell Group status provide its graduates with an advantage in the job market.

The University of Central Lancashire, better known as UCLAN is one of the United Kingdom’s largest universities. Located in the Northern town of Preston, an hour away from Manchester by public transportation, the University is very popular amongst international students. With a portfolio of over 400 subject courses, it offers the student the chance to find their required major with one of the very few Medicine programs made available to International students. UCLAN also has a campus in Cyprus.

 

Located in the Welsh coastal city of Swansea, the University was inaugurated by King George V in 1920. Almost a century later, Swansea University’s campus has developed into a state of the art academic institution offering its students the chance to study a wide variety of courses at an undergraduate or postgraduate level. Research opportunities are also available for students in several fields. Courses such as Aerospace Engineering, Genetics, Creative Writing, Neurophysiology and Marine Biology are amongst the subjects offered to students.

Royal Holloway University of London is the fruit of the merger between Bedford College, the United Kingdom’s first Higher Education College for women founded by Elizabeth Jesser Reid in 1894 and the Royal Holloway College inaugurated by Queen Victoria in 1886. Both Colleges were recognized as school of the University of London in 1900. The University’s stunning premises, located an hour away from central London by public transportation, have figured in several American and British movies and series. Respecting the initial college’s tradition of women empowerment and gender equality, today, Royal Holloway offers its student the chance to experience state of the art education in classrooms where History was made.