Jacobs University is a private, English-language university offering high standards in research and teaching.  It offers a range of foundation, Bachelor’s, Graduate, and PhD programs in natural sciences, engineering, social sciences, and business fields. The University has achieved top results in the international U-Multirank and CHE rankings and is among the five best universities in Germany. Through its high-quality interdisciplinary education and intensive support, Jacobs equips students with the key qualifications necessary for a successful academic or professional career.

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%.

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.

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.