With its close proximity to Newcastle, the University of Sunderland is a respected UK institution that combines academic excellence with student support. The university offers rich education and facilities placing it among the best UK universities for student experience (Times Higher Education, 2005). It is a research active university with 10 of its subjects classed among the world’s leading including Pharmacy, Engineering, Business, Media, History, and Social work. The University of Sunderland’s leading research and collaborations with private and public sectors contribute to its high graduate employment rate reaching 95.8%.

Sheffield Hallam University is a modern University offering an affordable education in a vibrant city. It is one of the top 5 modern Universities in the UK for research (Research Excellence Framework 2014) with an international reputation in areas as art and design, sports science, biomedicine, and engineering. The university is affiliated with over 1000 organizations almost guaranteeing a right placement in the working field. With its up-to-date facilities and student employment services, Sheffield Hallam provides a student-centered environment distinguished for its modernity and research excellence.

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.

Located in the port city of Plymouth, the University of Plymouth which gained the status in 1992, came a long way since the 1862 inception of the School of Navigation. Today, the university offers its students a wide variety of majors ranging from Arts and Design, to Social Work, Humanities, Education, Medicine and Health Sciences, Engineering and Robotics. Moreover, Plymouth’ RIBA accredited Architecture degrees are specifically attractive to international students. Respecting the environment it is located in, Plymouth offers several subjects related to Marine sciences and sustainability as well as research degrees in the abovementioned subject area.

Named after Isambard Kingdom Brunel, one of the most prominent engineering figures in the British History, Brunel University London has celebrated its 50th anniversary in 2016, in the tradition of excellence developed throughout the years, constantly ranking among the top 500 universities worldwide. Brunel University of London is located in Uxbridge, less than an hour away from central London by public transportation. Student can graduate with degrees ranging from Aerospace Engineering to Creative Writing and Digital Media as well as Game Design and Public Health and Health Promotion to name a few.

 

As part of the University of London, Goldsmiths University is best known for its arts and social science programs. The university offers a wide array of courses, many of which are ranked in the world’s elite subject areas including Anthropology, Art and Design, Communication & Media Studies, English Literature, History, Performing Arts, Psychology, and Sociology. The programs come with a creative twist meant to challenge and build on traditional academic approaches. With its 3rd place rank in effective teaching among UK universities (Guardian League Tables 2017), Goldsmiths University provides a stimulating and student-centered environment distinguished for its nurturing community and innovative programs.