Founded in 1884, Bangor University is one of the top 15 universities in the UK. Its teaching has been rated gold by the national Teaching Excellence Framework in 2017. It has also been rated among the top 5 UK universities for “Student Support” for students with disabilities or special needs. The campus itself is located in a coastal town in Wales, but is near the Snowdonia Mountains and major cities like London, Manchester and Liverpool. They also have very active clubs and societies and offer student scholarships. Majors include Law, Ocean Sciences, and Criminal Justice.

The University of St Andrews is a world leader in education with high rankings in global league tables placing it 3rd in the UK and within the top 100 world universities. It is most renowned for its Science, Management, and Humanities subjects, all of which rank 1st in the UK (Guardian University Guide, 2018). The university is one of the few providing an International Medicine foundation allowing students to pursue a degree in Medicine. In addition to its world-class reputation, St Andrews offers various students activities including over 50 sports clubs and 140 student societies, providing a rich student experience.