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.

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.