The whole world knows Oxford and Cambridge. These two universities founded in 1096 and 1209 are some of the oldest and most prestigious universities in the world.

Around 2.5 million students graduate from the UK universities every year.

Around 115 universities and 150 colleges issue their diplomas to their students in the UK.

“Russell Group” – is an associations of 20 leading universities in UK. These universities alone receive around two thirds of all the research funding in the country. Around one third of all the international postgraduate students attend one of these universities. LSE, Oxford, Cambridge, Bristol, King’s College are part of that group.

Out of 2.5m students 400,000 are international students.