Six years running, QS ranks London the top student city.

In 2025, London maintained its position as the world’s greatest student city, having held the title since 2018. The QS greatest Student Cities rankings take into account the student mix, desirability, employer activity, and affordability of university cities. The top ten list was completed by Tokyo, Seoul, Munich, Melbourne, Sydney, Paris, Zurich, Berlin, and Montreal. […]

Queen Mary University of London
Queen Mary University of London cancels certain online courses.

In January 2027, Queen Mary University of London will no longer be accepting new students for its Queen Mary Online courses, which are offered in collaboration with CEG Digital.  Students enrolled in the program’s courses received an email from UK Russell Group University at the end of May announcing the changes. Additionally, it is stated […]

UK study visa applications down 27% in two years

As of the beginning of 2024, new data indicates that the number of people planning to join the UK on a student visa has fallen to historic lows since the epidemic. The number of major candidates intending to study in the UK has decreased to 34,000 in the first three months of 2024, according to […]

Two thirds of international students in London work during their studies

Among other conclusions, a recent assessment on students’ experiences in London made the suggestion that data on the well-being of international students should be more uniformly shared throughout universities. A recent report titled “Living and Learning in London in 2023” by London Higher, the city’s higher education association, describes how both domestic and foreign students […]