why choose UK for university

Why Choose the UK for University?

Students today have the opportunity of going to universities anywhere in the world.  We regularly work with students who want to continue their studies all over the world but the number one destination for most of our Gabbitas students remains the UK. So what are the top reasons why the UK remains such a popular…

considering a masters

Considering a Masters?

There are plenty of good reasons to consider studying for a Masters Qualification, not least the fact that postgraduates have higher employment rates and earn more than their undergraduate counterparts – current graduate labour market statistics suggest working-age postgraduates have a median salary £39,000 versus £33,000 for working-age undergraduates. However, prior to committing to this…

student profiling

The Benefits of Student Profiling

With over 50,000 degrees offered at 360 Higher Education institutions, choosing where and what to study in the UK can be an overwhelming experience.  For many students facing this dilemma the sheer number of choices can be terrifying as they feel the pressure to make the ‘right’ choice about this next stage of their education…

universities in London

Universities in London – Pros and Cons

London, the capital city of the UK is one of the largest and most cosmopolitan cities in Europe. It is full of history, culture and celebrates a long tradition of academic excellence. London is high on the list of university destinations for many international students as home to world recognised institutions such as  UCL, Kings…

preparing exam results

Preparing for upcoming exam results

If you have a child waiting for exam results this summer, this is likely to be an anxious time for your family. So how do you steady your child’s nerves and prepare them for the big day? Below is a list of 7 Essential Steps to help you through results week, which you will find especially useful…