The work permit system in the UK that allows students to work on campus gives its education system an edge over many other Western countries, said a senior official.
Marc Jessel, British Council country director, UAE, said that th
About 19 per cent of students from the GCC who are studying in the UK are from the UAE, said a senior official speaking at the Edukex 2013 held recently.
Educational ties between UAE and the UK ‘got a shot in the arm’
British Council, the UK’s international organisation for cultural relations and educational opportunities, is set to host an exhibition in the UAE to highlight prospects presented by UK universities.
The Education UK Exhibit
The number of students going to UK universities from the UAE has been rising since 2002, despite tightened visa regulations and reached a total of 3,145 in 2011, marking an increase of 126 per cent, a report said.
These figures we
Students in Bahrain will have the opportunity to meet representatives from universities and colleges in the UK next week during Education UK Exhibition 2011 (Edukex).
The event, organised annually by the British Council, will be held on No
The region’s biggest exhibition of UK education institutions, offering free information and advice to students who are considering study in the UK, will be held in Bahrain.
The British Council’s annual Education UK exhibition (EDUKEX) 2007
Edukex – the region’s biggest exhibition on British educational institution – will be held in Bahrain from December 1-2.
The event, to be held at Gulf Hotel, Awal Ballroom in Bahrain, will offer free information and advice to students who