Description - Get Set for Study in the UK by Tom Barron
Get Set for Study in the UK is the ideal guide for anyone from overseas thinking of studying in the UK higher educational system. Suitable for all levels of international students, from pre-undergraduate to post-doctoral, it is aimed primarily at those who have little experience of travel abroad and no experience of study overseas. The aim is to take the agony out of the whole process of application, admission and integration. From deciding whether studying in the UK will be right for you through to your first days in the country, helpful advice is offered at all points along the way: * Why Study in the UK? * Choosing an Institution * Making Enquiries * Seeking Information * Applying and Getting Accepted * Finance and Funding * Study Abroad Programmes * Getting Ready to Move * Arrival and First Days And a Study Skills section aims to help students make the most of their time in the UK: * Making the Most of Your Studies * Making the Most of Your Own Time * Making the Most of Your Research * Making the Most of Your Resources * A Guide to Relevant Websites
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(216mm x 138mm x 21mm)
Edinburgh University Press
Publisher: Edinburgh University Press
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Author Biography - Tom Barron
Tom Barron was director of the International Office at the University of Edinburgh from 1989 to 2001. He is now an International Officer, providing consultancy work.