1. Internationally recognized universities & qualificationsUK is a popular destination for higher studies for students from around the world and is home to three of the top 10 universities in the world, according to the 2015 – 2016 THE World University Rankings. A degree that you gain from an UK university will be recognised internationally by universities, employers and government bodies.The top 5 universities in the UK (as of 2015 – 2016) are:
- University of Oxford – Two of India’s Prime Ministers, Indira Gandhi and Dr. Manmohan Singh have studied at Oxford
- University of Cambridge – Indian’s first PM, Jawaharlal Nehru and famous economist & Nobel laureate, Amartya Sen are both alumni of Trinity College part of Cambridge university
- Imperial College, London – Known for its Science education, this university has produced many Nobel laureates including the inventor of Penicillin, Sir Alexander Fleming
- University College London (UCL) – The Father of the Nation, Mahatma Gandhi, studied law here
- London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) – Kaushik Basu, an Indian economist & Senior Vice-President and Chief Economist of the World Bank is an LSE graduate.