Top 10 Universities in the UK chosen by Nigerian students
The UK is the home of international students pursuing their Bachelor, Masters and PhD degrees from all over the world. UK universities provide many beneficial offers to their local and international students. Students can have full bright scholarships and more. The degree of UK universities is essential, especially for Nigerian students, as holding a UK university degree can change their career in the future.
Following are the names of the top 10 best universities chosen by Nigerian students for various reasons:
The top name on the list is Coventry University. The teaching of Excellence Framework awarded Gold to Coventry University. In addition, the student satisfaction rate is 90%. It is home to 30,000+ postgraduates and undergraduates. Thus, best for any Nigerian student. Apart from having campuses in London, it has campuses in Wroclaw, Poland and Southeast of Coventry.
Unversity of Hertfordshire
The second on the list is the University of Hertfordshire. In Hatfield, England, a report showed that it had the lowest student-related criminal incidents despite having 25,000 students, whereas 5,000 were international students. Hence, it is the best university regarding safety for Nigerian students and any international student.
The Robert Gorton University
Named after a merchant Robert Gordon, this university’s student satisfaction rate is 89%, making it the best university in Scotland. Moreover, it consists of 16,000 students.
University of Salford
This university has about 21,000 students, including 3,000 international students from over 100 different countries. The university building includes Arts and Media college, which is Media City, Scotland based. Hence, it is among the world’s best international universities.
The Nottingham Trent University
Nottingham Trent University is the 9th largest university in the United Kingdom. The satisfaction rate of the university is 87%. Generating 100% of its electricity by renewable sources, the university became environmentally friendly by The People and Planet Green League in the UK.
The University of Birmingham
This university houses 35,000 students on its four campuses. It has 30 departments and faculty groups. Moreover, it also facilities such as Shakespearean Institute. It ranks 15th among UK universities.
Anglia Ruskin University
Formerly known as Cambridge School of Art, it is international university housing over 25,000 students. It is maintaining partnerships with institutions around the world. Peterborough, Chelmsford, Wisbech, Kings Lynn and London are home to its campuses.
The University of the West of England
The university ranked 21st recently by The Guardian’s University Guide 2021. However, it ranked 9th in student satisfaction. Moreover, the Teaching Excellence Framework awarded the university with Gold status. UWE also has Bristol Robotics Laboratory and Future Space, one of the largest robotics labs in the UK.
University of Portsmouth
Housing over 25 thousand students, it also has over 29 departments of 5 faculties of study. The student satisfaction rate is 86%.
The University of Northumbria at Newcastle
The last university on our list is home to 29,000 students. This university also has campuses in Amsterdam, Netherlands and London. It holds the Queen’s Anniversary Prize for Higher and Further Education award because of the exceptional work by Student Law Office.
There are about 130 universities across the UK. In a year alone, nearly 486,000 students from around the world attend UK universities for studies. It proves that the United Kingdom is popular for undergraduate and postgraduate students worldwide.