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Study methods

There are a great number of different courses and institutions in the UK. Whatever you choose, you can expect to experience a variety of teaching methods and a certain amount of study support

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Living costs in the UK

In addition to tuition fees, your other main cost is living expenses. Living in the UK is generally good value for money. It is one of the wealthiest countries in the world and so the standard of living is high

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Banking in the UK

If you are planning on staying in the UK for longer than a few months you will need to get a bank account. This will be more secure than carrying large amounts of cash and travellers’ cheques around with you

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Student life: on campus

When you have so much to adjust to coming from abroad, what you really want is to feel at home in your new community. There is no better place to involve yourself than at your students’ union