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.

Initially known as Napier Technical College, the center obtained a University status in 1992 and became known as Edinburgh Napier University in 1992. In 2018, Edinburgh Napier was among the top 200 Young Universities according to the Times Higher Education ranking. The wide variety of courses offered by the university would satisfy anyone. With programs going from Nursing to Business, to Digital Media and Interaction Design as well as Cybersecurity and Forensics, Sound Design, Mechatronics, Civil and Transportation Engineering to name a few. Edinburgh is home to the Fringe, “the biggest celebration of arts and culture on the planet” and Edinburgh Napier student can enrol in one of the university’s Festival and Event management program preparing them for the organizational and logistical efforts needed for such cultural events.

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.

 

Durham University is England’s third oldest university offering a distinctive education with both ancient traditions and modern values. It is one of the UK’s leading universities ranking 5th in the UK and Top 100 in the world. In addition to its overall academic standing, it ranks in the world top 50 for employer reputation, guaranteeing a high employment rate for its graduates. It is further renowned for its excellent research-centered programs, modern research facilities, and a wide range of student activities including sports, theatre, and volunteering opportunities.  Durham University has a long history of welcoming students from all over the globe, ensuring an intercultural learning experience.