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Established in 1999, UKEC is a free advisory and support service for international students, who wish to pursue higher education in the UK.
Decades of experience and knowledge of the international student recruitment market, makes UKEC the go-to advisory service provider, for many learners across the world.
Proudly operating across six of the world’s fastest-growing economies; China, Kuwait, Pakistan, Saudi Arabia, South-East Asia and the United Kingdom, our network of education institutes, students and alumni continues to expand.
Our growth enables us to offer a unique service to each of our learners and establish further partnerships with prestigious universities and colleges and schools in the UK and internationally.
UKEC has grown to be one of its kind within the international student recruitment space and are partnered with over 120 public universities in the UK, and places approximately 3,000k+ students each academic year from around the world.
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International Student Services
Since our inception in 1999, we have forged strong and trustworthy partnerships with some of the most highly respected higher education institutions in the UK.
During this time, our community of international students has grown exponentially to enable us to offer an unrivalled service to ambitious individuals who wish to study in the UK including:
In-depth knowledge and expertise of international student recruitment
Over 120 successful university and higher education partnerships in the UK
Highly trusted source of guidance and support
Deep understanding of the various levels of support needed including educational, personal and professional
Ongoing support and guidance beyond graduation
International students come from all over the world to study at British universities.
Find out more about our services and what our learners have to say…
How it Works
You are invited to discuss your career options with one of our dedicated education consultants
We ensure you are prepared for your application and have all the necessary documents ready
Please note! If you need pre-sessional English, we will guide you to the right course before your degree starts
We assist you with filling in all the documents you need to apply to a UK university. All we need from you is all your correct information and we take it from there!
Our certified visa advisors will assist you in applying for your UK visa
We assist you with finding a home in the UK for the duration of your studies
Career Advice & Support
While in the UK, you have access to ongoing career advice and support
What our Students Say
“I had the best experience with UKEC. I didn’t go back to Malaysia to renew my visa and UKEC was there to guide and help me through the visa process. I would definitely recommend students to use UKEC’s services. As a previous ambassador for UKEC, I genuinely believe in the quality of service provided.”
“Aberystwyth University gave me unforgettable memories, friends for the rest of my life, and a wonderful start to my professional life. The professors showed genuine interest in their students’ futures and passion for their subjects in both the departments I belonged to. The barbecue, the beaches and the nature, all make Aber a perfect place to study.”
“I’m thoroughly enjoying studying for my degree in textile design at Birmingham City University. The University offers not only an extremely high standard of teaching, it is also a supportive and friendly environment in which to take my academic career forward and maximise my confidence and potential.”
UKEC Student Services
Elite Scheme is a highly-trusted source for parents and guardians to find the right British boarding school for their families.
Xinglung offers a bespoke Visa service and has vast experience in the international student arena.
Our Partner Universities
University of Gloucestershire Scholarship applications open
Posted in General | 25th January 2023
Offer holders are now able to apply for our International Undergraduate Scholarship (IUS) and International Postgraduate Scholarship (IPS). The value of the scholarship is 50% of the first-year international tuition fee and is awarded in the form of a tuition fee reduction.
Nottingham Trent University opens international scholarship scheme
Posted in General | 24th January 2023
NTU are pleased to announce our scholarship scheme for September 2023 is now open for applications. Once you have an offer to study at Nottingham Trent University (NTU), you can submit an application form.
University of Surrey International Excellence Award (Undergraduate) 2023 entry
Posted in General | 24th January 2023
The scholarship is awarded as a £5,000 fee waiver in the first year of studies. It is open to self-funded international fee-paying students regardless of nationality or domicile. The scheme is application-based and awards are decided by a scholarship awards panel.