Good practice guidance and UK information

Education UK

Education UK is the British Council's official website for international students interested in the UK education system.

Visit the website to for thousands of UK courses and scholarships, facts and stats about the UK’s academic strengths and to access support for international students. 

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Information for students

Education UK details the kind of scholarships and financial support available for international students who wish to study on a UK course. There are also articles on finding a reputable institution and working with agents.

Providing advice to students about safety when travelling and living away from home.

Important information about Entry clearance and immigration.

Information for Agents

We provide advice for UK institutions looking to work with agents.

A review of UK Institution approaches to agent relationships.

We’re keen to encourage UK education institutions to work with quality agents and provide guidance and good practice examples to support UK education institutions looking to work with agents for the first time.