Study abroad: international study for UK students

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The opportunity to study abroad is a hugely exciting one – but if you’re considering going to university outside of the UK you’ll probably also have loads of questions about how it works and what it’s like.

On this page, you’ll find articles to help give you a better idea of the benefits and practicalities of studying abroad, as well as links to our international study forums where you can ask questions, chat and share your experiences with other students.

Information about going to university outside the UK

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Take a look at our reasons why you should study abroad and get answers to questions around financing, visas, how long you can study abroad for and where you can go.

Student discussion about international study

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Visit our forums to get the lowdown from other students about what it's really like to study abroad.