Great Britain

Imagine studying in the very places that have inspired inventors and poets, where famous athletes have trained and where the most influential rock and pop groups came into being. Imagine a place where you can meet students from all over the world. That place is Great Britain.

The home of the English language, Britain enjoys a outstanding reputation around the world for academic excellence. You can choose from any number of fascinating places to study in, among them Scotland and Wales, with their gorgeous countryside and distinctive cultures, trendsetting English cities such as London, Manchester and Leeds, and the world-famous university cities of Cambridge and Oxford.

You can work and study at the same time in Britain, and if you want to get to know the country better, then you’ll find getting around easy on its transport network.

You can plan your visit and get everything you need at the VisitBritain™ Shop on the British Tourist Authority’s website: The following products can all be purchased there:

  • Tickets and passes for getting around London (Oyster Cards and Travelcards) and transfers to and from the airports serving London, on the Gatwick Express, Heathrow Express, Stansted Express, etc.
  • Tickets and passes for getting around Britain by rail (BritRail Pass).
  • Tickets to musicals, sporting events and attractions such as London Eye, Madame Tussauds and the Tower of London.
  • City tours: London, Edinburgh, Liverpool, York, etc.

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