Recently, higher education in the UK has made some major changes which have made it more open and welcoming for international students who wish to study Pharmacy, Medicine and Dentistry. Why is it so hard to get qualified for Medical Science-related degrees? It has always been hard. Specifically, it’s much more difficult than other fields… Read More
So you think you’ve heard it all just because you’ve seen all the Harry Potter movies and Love Actually? Well, perhaps you do know a few good ones but British slang has so much more to offer. Here we are, giving you a list of UK slang and colloquialisms. Learn them, memorise them, start getting used… Read More
Whether it is for personal, study or work-related reason, we cannot stress the importance of learning English enough in this increasingly interconnected and globalised world. Allow us to share with you on some of the reasons on the importance of learning English language. International Language Image Source: Lola Although English may not be the most… Read More
Here at UKEC, we relate tothe struggle in trying to differentiate between American (AmE) and British English (BrE). Some countries may have adopted the American spelling and grammar in their English, such as the Phillippines, but for the rest of Asia, generally the British version is used. Image source: TEFL Courses We have put together a list including some of the… Read More
SPM & STPM may be over, but the term is about to begin. You know, university term. We all know that every student (in fact everyone) dislikes exams. Let us share some tricks with you to make them a little more bearable. Give Your Notes a MakeoverImage Source: Tumblr/Pensandmachine Highlight your books and notes. Play with… Read More
Apart from the tests, textbooks, exams and exercises, there are other things that you can do to learn and improve your English skills that you might actually enjoy! Yes, that is possible, and here is how: Image source: JSTOR Daily #1 Read a book in English Do you have a favourite book in your… Read More
We all know before we get to the heavenly summer holidays, we have to go through a little bit of hell first. By hell, we of course mean exams and assignment deadlines! We know it get’s boring and repetitive, so we’ve put together a few ‘top tips’ to make revision that bit easier! Onwards!
This post is courtesy of Study London. Studying in the UK can be quite different from studying in your home country. To help you get familiar with what will be expected of you, here is an overview of a typical UK academic year at undergraduate level.
Studying in the UK may be a little different than how you study in your home country. Studying at University level is always different from how you study at High School or College. Read on to find out what these differences are and how you can prepare for them.
Exams, assignments, coursework, extra reading – all part of the University study experience. It can be hard to keep on top of all the notes and work you have to do! Take a look at the list we’ve created below that will help you.