Over 1.4 million students from around the world are going to Europe for their higher education and the numbers are growing every year. With 1000s of universities, research centre and higher education institutions offering world-class study programmes, Europe is the place to be.
Here are some reasons to choose Europe for your higher education:
1. Careers: Shape your future
By studying here, you will gain the skills, knowledge and experience that employer’s value. With strong International business, creative and research sectors, Europe is a great place to build your career.
2. World-class education: Reach your full potential
Europe has world-leading universities, top facilities and inspirational teaching. What makes European universities so strong is the emphasis on creativity, innovation and support-helping you to reach your true potential.
3. Pioneering research: Be the best
Europe offers you great opportunities in the field of research. There were 1.58 million full time equivalent researches in the EU-27 in 2009. Over the next decade, the European Union is actively looking to attract an additional 1 million researches.
4. Support and friendship: Feel at home
Europe is a welcoming, friendly place for students from all around the world. Europe’s universities and colleges offer support and social activities to help you feel at home and happy and it is also a great place to live.
5. Cultural experience: Have a unique adventure
Studying in Europe is not just about lectures and libraries, it is also once-in-a-lifetime chance to discover new countries and to discover yourself too! From the snowy north to the sun-soaked south, across Europe you will find breath-taking beautiful landscapes, buzzing cities and vibrant cultures waiting for you.
6. Scholarships and costs: Get value for money
European countries invest in their higher education systems to help make education affordable for students, whilst maintaining high quality standards. Across Europe, tuition fees and living costs compare very well to other study destinations… in fact, in some European countries, study programmes are free of charge. There are lots of scholarships and financial support options available too.
7. Diversity: Study the way you want
The beauty of Europe is that it offers so much choice. With world-class universities, higher education institutions and research institutes, offering 100,000s of Bachelor’s Degree, Master’s Degree and PhD/Doctoral programmes, plus short-term exchange programmes, you can choose the experience that suits you.
8. Languages: Learn in English or another leading global business language
There are 24 official languages in the European Union, but most countries across Europe offer study programmes in English too. You’ll also find programmes taught in other leading global business languages such as Spanish, French, German, Russian, Italian, Portuguese, Arabic and more.