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.
As the top ranked private university in Malaysia (QS World Rankings, 2017), Multimedia University (MMU) offers a high-quality and well-rounded education in a variety of programs across foundation, undergraduate, and postgraduate levels. It is best known for its Electrical Engineering and Computer Science degrees which were ranked in the world’s top 200 by QS World Subject University Rankings (2017). The university also offers other degrees as Business, Communication and Law. MMU’s further collaborations with the global industry including companies as Nokia, Dell, and Microsoft, enable its students to gain expertise relevant to their major and the labor market.
Western Sydney University (WSU) is a world-class university with a reputation for academic excellence and impactful research. Ranked amongst the top 2% of universities in the world (Times Higher Education, 2017), WSU provides an innovative research-based education with technology-enhanced facilities. Western Sydney’s city campus brings the WSU experience to the heart of Sydney and offers a range of undergraduate and postgraduate options within Business, Communication, Arts, IT, Engineering, and Health-related disciplines. With its excellent education, accreditation, and connections with the industry, WSU’s programs equip its students for the job market and place the institution as the highest rated Sydney university for employer satisfaction.
Located in Hatfield, an hour away from central London by public transportation, Hertfordshire is a modern University acquiring the title of University in 1992. Hertfordshire University offers a plethora of majors ranging from Aerospace engineering, Automotive Engineering, Audio Recording and Production, Astrophysics, Pharmacy, Computer Science as well as all kinds of Business courses and Social Sciences courses. Hertfordshire University’s students have been among the pioneers in the United Kingdom when it comes to the Student Formula race competition where they were the first to introduce a Hydrogen-powered racing car in 2007 and later on, in 2009, the first fully electric Formula Student car.
A Russell Group university with a tradition of excellence and research, the University of Exeter constantly ranks in the top 200 Universities worldwide by the Times Higher Education and number 13 in the 2018 Guardian University League Table. Its Business school is amongst the best in the United Kingdom with interesting master’s degrees in Finance combining the traditional academic experience with CFA teachings. The University’s Social science programs are also highly ranked offering students the chance to combine degrees such as Art History and Visual Culture and Modern Languages for example. Exeter’s Sport and Health Sciences courses have also been ranking competitively academically and on the job market once the student graduates.
A branch campus of UK Russell University – University of Nottingham, the Malaysia campus offers students with the same rigorous and thorough academic training as delivered in the United Kingdom but at lower costs. Constantly ranked amongst the best UK and International universities, the University of Nottingham – Malaysia campus offers a wide range of foundation courses leading onto their undergraduate degrees in Arts and Social Sciences, Engineering and Science. Students who graduate from the Malaysia campus will obtain a degree from the University of Nottingham in the UK.