Study in the UK
A world-class education
The UK offers you a world-class education, internationally respected qualifications and outstanding career prospects. UK universities are proud to be international communities, welcoming and benefitting students from all over the world.
Graduates from UK universities have higher employment rates than graduates from most other developed countries
According to the UK Government's latest employability statistics from 2015 86.6% of graduates and 87.3% of postgraduate students ( 21 to 30 year olds) are in full time employment.
Campus life at UK universities is truly international with an outward-looking culture.
- One in every six students at UK universities are from outseide the UK..that's 436,585 students!
- Currently over 125,000 EU students study at UK universities and this is 5% of the entire student body
- More than 25% of the UK's academic university staff are from outside the UK - 55,000 experts from over 180 countries
Important: current EU students as well as those beginning studies in 2017 will continue to be treated in the same way as UK students and will pay the same fees.
We come recommended
You choice of degree or post-graduate programme is one of the biggest decisions you will make so it is good to remember that the UK's world class reputation comes from having one of the strongest systems for quality assurance in the world.
The UK has the highest international student experience satisfaction ratings for English-speaking countries.
Study options in the UK
Studying in the UK offers you a world-class education, internationally respected qualifications, and outstanding career prospects.
Scholarships and funding
Scholarships, grants, bursaries, financial awards, loans… there are many financial support options for European Union students who wish to study a UK course.
Education fairs in Spain
Over 9000 Spanish students study at British universities. Our annual Education Fairs are organised annually in October in Madrid and Barcelona.
Education UK Talks
We organise free talks on studying at UK universities around Spain.
Spain UK alumni network
Join our Spain UK alumni network (UKAN) and enjoy the benefits of networking, career support, social events and special discounts.
We offer a certification of copies service of qualifications to study in the UK.
Education agents in Spain
The British Council is committed to working with quality agents who represent UK institutions.