The University of St. Andrews is a relatively small university (9,000 students). It is one of the oldest in the country and is the most authoritative research center of Scotland. History Andrew's University began in 1413. Located in a small Scottish city, the university attracts international students with a high quality of academic training, educational services, services, and plenty of opportunities for professional and personal development.
Academic specialization of the university lies in the field of several kinds of sciences. One of the most powerful is the humanitarian direction, in particular the separation of the history of the Middle Ages. Faculties of exact sciences are not less successful. Special attention is paid to equipping laboratories in the university. In the university there is one of the best laboratories of the sea in Europe.
Short information. Basic four-year course of profile higher education (does not provide for narrow specialization).
About the program. Bachelor's programs at the university differ in terms of duration (in comparison with the majority offered in Britain). The first two courses are predominantly general educational. Students study the academic disciplines of the chosen direction. On the 3rd-4th year, profile disciplines are offered to the attention of future bachelors. Grades received in special disciplines are taken into account in the award of a degree and affect the level of diploma (ordinary or honours).
Bachelor's programs are available at faculties:
Students age: 18+
Start dates: September.
Requirements for crediting: certificate or EB, GCSE, A-level, IB, IELTS from 6.5 Or TOEFL from 92 (for the faculty of the humanities 7.0 and 100 respectively)
The result of the training: a demanded specialty, a high level of fundamental knowledge, practical skills for working in the chosen field of activity, Quoted throughout the world.
The cost: of 16230 GBP per year.
Short information. The course of postgraduate education for professionals wishing to focus on the deepening of academic knowledge and research activities.
About the program. Practically oriented master's programs provide for theoretical preparation of students within the chosen narrow specialization, training in profile organizations. Training takes place mainly in communication with colleagues - professionals of high class in the relevant field of activity.
Students age: 21+
Start dates: September.
Requirements for admission: Diploma of Higher Education, IELTS from 7.0, CV, motivation letter, it is desirable Availability of academic, professional (if any) recommendations.
Learning outcomes: experience in research, master's degree, career prospects in Europe and the world.
The cost: of 16230 GBP per year.
First-year students are guaranteed places in residences with timely filing of applications for accommodation. Accommodation is available on a full self-service basis. For this purpose, all conditions have been created in the residences.
There are more than 100 clubs of interest in the university. Attention of students is also offered a lot of electives, ranging from linguistic, ending with oceanographic. All conditions in the university are created for physical development. Particular attention is paid to the cognitive leisure of students. In the Student Council, those who wish can get information about accessible sightseeing tours along the rich sights of Scotland.
Every day students of undergraduate and graduate programs attend academic studies, devote time to self-preparation. The students determine the intensity of electives and the degree of participation in the public life of the university independently.
The infrastructure is represented by educational buildings with classrooms, laboratories, lecture halls, buffets, computer centers; A library, one of the largest in Scotland; Residential fund with several comfortable residences; Sports complex, golf courses, picturesque recreation areas, cafes, restaurants, shops.
Academic year: September - June.
Required documents, depending on the type of institution:
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|Language courses, schools and children's language camps||Primary and secondary education - private schools||Preparation programmes for entering universities - higher education||Higher education (after completing accredited programs A-level, IB, High School) - Bachelor, Master, MBA|
| - we recommend to apply 6-9 months before the start of the course (some camps and schools offer discounts for early booking or for lengthy study programs) |
- there are some very popular and high demand children's camps, where the applications need to be submitted 1 year in advance (in particular Switzerland , Great Britain , USA , Canada , Austria)
| - we recommend to apply one year before the start of the training program, |
- some schools have a specific time frame (September-November - please specify an individual school)
- some schools require tests in several stages (UKISET, internal tests of the school: English, mathematics, logics, subjects, interview, some require a personal visit)
| - we recommend to apply one year before the start of the program, |
- for Foundation and Pathway programs, IELTS and TOEFL certificates are usually required, respectively
| - recommended submission one year before the start of the program, |
- the deadline normally closes in January, for TOP HEIs and, as a rule, in March in other universities
- for a bachelor, a Foundation or Pathway preparatory program a completed A-level, IB, High School + IELTS / TOEFL are required
- for Masters you need a graduated higher education, in some cases you need a pre-Masters program
- MBA requires completed higher education, work experience preferably at least 2-3 years, etc.