Study in United Kingdom Number of Universities

164 higher education providers and 235 further education colleges

Number of degree programmes

Over 17,000 courses at the postgraduate level Over 50,000 courses at the undergraduate level

International courses

All courses are taught in English.

Tuition Fee

Between S$17,000 – $64,000 per year, depending on course of study.


Students should visit the universities’ websites to look for scholarships. Other sources of information include

Living costs

About S$1,800 per month (outside of London) About S$2,200 (in London).


International students can work 20 hours a week if they are studying at degree level or above at a higher education institution. Students can work full-time during vacation.

Life after Studies

For students on a course of at least 12 months in length, their Tier 4 study visa expires four months after the course completion date. Those who wish to continue working in the UK will have to find an employer and switch to the Tier 2 work visa before that.