United Kingdom


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There is a number of vocational ‘sub degree’ qualifications offered in the UK including Higher National Diploma, the higher national certificate and the diploma in higher education. These courses generally take around two years to complete. Mentor specialises in assisting students within all areas when applying for these courses in the UK ensuring all our students are satisfied with the advice provided by our UK Degree consultants


In recent years over 420,000 international students from 200 nations chose to study in UK for their higher education, joining over two million local students. With outstanding teaching and facilities. UK universities and colleges offer you a world class higher education and qualification that are accepted worldwide.

The UK’s Higher Education Institutions are not owned or run by government. They are independent, autonomous legal entities, with councils or governing bodies that are responsible for determining the strategic direction of the institution and monitoring its financial growth and for ensuring that it’s effectively managed.

Each institution makes its own decision about entry requirements and is responsible for its own admission procedures. There are two types of degree courses;

  • First degree courses, commonly known as bachelor’s degree and usually awarded “with Honours” typically take 3 years to complete in England and 4 years in Scottish university. Courses which include a period of practical work outside the institution will take up to 4 years. Medicine and Dentistry might take up to 6 years and Architecture up to 7 years.
  • At a Post Graduate level a master’s degree is taught which normally takes one year, a research oriented degree might take two years and a doctoral degree minimum of 3 years.


The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland is commonly known as the United Kingdom or Britain. It is a sovereign state in Europe, lying off the north – western coast of the European mainland. The United Kingdom is a developed country and is considered to have a high income economy. The official language spoken in United Kingdom is English.

The United Kingdom has a temperate, with plentiful rainfall all year around. Summers are warmest in the south-east of England, being closest to the European mainland, and coolest in the north. Heavy snowfall can occur in winter and early spring on high ground.