Want To Study In The UK? This Event Will Tell You Everything You Need To Know

Find out how you can get scholarships valued at up to RM1 million.

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This Spotlight is sponsored by the British Council.

Ever thought of studying abroad in the UK?

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While you probably won’t enrol at Hogwarts any time soon, there are many UK universities that provide world-class and affordable education. In fact, did you know that studying in the UK can sometimes be cheaper than studying in the US or even Australia?

The UK is the most recommended English-speaking destination by overseas students and across all levels of study

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In general, overseas students in the UK are 90% satisfied with their experience. This is because the UK education sector is among the best in the world and consistently performs well in world rankings.The UK is also known for its innovative teaching methods and impactful research, paving the way for successful, versatile graduates who make a positive impact in the global workforce.

Plus, studying in the UK also means you'll be in close proximity to some of the most beautiful places in the world. Travel Europe while you study in the UK, and enjoy a diverse cultural experience that you cannot find anywhere else in the world.

That’s why you should mark your calendars for the Study UK Fair happening on 10 March 2019

Study UK Fair
Date: 10 March 2019 (Sunday)
Time: 1pm - 6pm
Venue: Ballroom, Hilton Kuala Lumpur (KL Sentral)

Brought to you by the British Council, this comprehensive exhibition will help you discover all you need to know about furthering your education in the UK, including how to get into top UK boarding schools, colleges, and universities, as well as how much they cost and how to apply for scholarships.

Who is this exhibition for?

  • Students looking to further their studies abroad soon
  • Degree holders thinking of getting a masters or PhD in the next few years
  • Parents who want to compare boarding schools, colleges, universities, courses, and costs for their children

Here’s what you can expect from the exhibition:

1. Hear it firsthand from representatives, lecturers, and alumni from over 50 participating UK institutions

Want to explore studying in the UK but not sure where you should start? Meet representatives and lecturers from over 50 boarding schools, colleges, and universities in the UK to find out about the thousands of courses and qualifications offered.

Plus, hear directly from alumni who can share their firsthand experience studying in the UK. For parents, this will be a great opportunity to ask all of your questions, whether it's about cost of living, transportation, or accommodation.

2. With scholarships valued at RM1 million up for grabs, find out how you can increase your chances of landing one of them

Many scholarship bodies require applicants to apply as early as one year prior to the start of your programme. That's why now is the best time to find out about these scholarships for the 2019-2020 semester. The best part, most of these come with no bonds! Speak directly to representatives of each institution at the exhibition to find out more.

There will also be a 'GREAT Scholarships 2019 Seminar', with scholarships up to 120,000GBP, so come and find out how you can land that scholarship!

GREAT Scholarships 2019
Time: 3.30pm - 4.30pm
Venue: Seminar Room

3. Widen your horizons through the various educational seminars by industry experts

Gain insightful information from industry leaders who come from reputable universities in the UK. They'll be covering valuable topics including how to prepare for university, what it's like to study in the UK, and things to look forward to beyond your career. You'll also get insider tips on topics like preparing for IELTS and getting into the top 10 universities in the UK.

IELTS: Getting Results
Time: 1.30pm - 2.30pm
Venue: Seminar Room

Psychology in Decision Making
Time: 1.30pm - 2.30pm
Venue: Innovation Hub

How to Get Into Top UK Universities
Time: 2.30pm - 3.30pm
Venue: Seminar Room

University and Beyond
Time: 4.30pm - 5.30pm
Venue: Seminar Room

4. Enjoy cool innovative showcases from participating universities, including a VR walkthrough

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Experience a 360º walkthrough of Brighton & Sussex Medical School’s brand new anatomy lab through the lens of Oculus Go headsets. Check out the facilities and get a preview of what to expect if you decide to study medicine in the UK.

Anatomy Lab VR Tour
Time: 2.30pm - 3.30pm
Venue: Innovation Hub

Ready to further your studies to the UK? Pre-register for British Council's Study UK Fair happening on 10 March 2019 by visiting their website today!

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