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UK: About


To go to the United Kingdom on a study visa, one has to meet many requirements like submitting authentic documents and having a lot of money to study and live there.

Boom goes your case to the trash if a small detail is missing.

There are situations too when one has everything as required, but after applying for a study visa their case got rejected.


Some touch was missing from their case and so the UK embassy did not give them attention.In search of what went wrong, people run here and there, and waste a lot of their savings and remain confused.

Now here comes the hope in the form of Makkar Immigration. As the gap which was found in the case, we have bridged that many numbers of times. Not like that we are considered one of the best UK study visa consultants in Ludhiana.

If you want to get a positive outcome from your UK study visa application, then call us or visit our office to clear all your doubts. Every day we are dealing with aspirants like you who want to study in the United Kingdom. Happily, we have solved their situation and so can do the same for you. Think about it, we know you will do your research. So take the time or go through the below details mentioned to increase your knowledge about the UK, its study visa eligibility, etc. details.


About The United Kingdom (UK)

The United Kingdom of Great Britain usually called the UK is a union of four countries of England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. The colonial history of the UK has made the country multi-cultural that influences people from different parts of the world.
The country is renowned for its arts, literature, and sculpture.


A good place to study, the UK has a strong presence of international students. The country provides many opportunities for foreign students to interact with other students belonging to different cultures. Due to its higher education system and several world-class universities, the students get a rich experience.

The UK weather includes summer, winter, spring, and autumn. Usually, the weather here is cold, wet and dreary. The days are long in summers where the sun rises at 4 am and sets at 9 or 10 pm.

The infrastructure of the country is very good. The public transport system comprises of buses, planes, and trains for easy travel. Airline rates in the UK are the cheapest in the whole of Europe. Trams also have a cheap rate for effective transportation.


Studying from the UK is considered a future builder that can boost your career to have a higher salary. The teaching and study methodology used in UK universities, colleges and schools offer a vibrant, creative, confident and challenging environment to foreign students to reach full potential.

Besides, students here are taught by the world's leading academicians and experts, who support them every time they need to accomplish their endeavors.

Many Indian students study in the UK for postgraduate programs like Engineering, MBA, Law, Literature, Arts, etc.


  • Pre-university and career based courses.

  • Undergraduate degree courses.

  • Postgraduate courses.

  • MBAs


Scholarship for Indian students is very rare and offered mostly at the Doctorate level. Some universities may offer a partial tuition fee waiver for a good academic background like a discount of 1000 – 1500 pounds. Dr. Manmohan Singh Scholarships is one of the scholarships offered in the UK for post-doctoral and research studies.​


  • To study in a top UK university, you need to afford Rs 8 lakhs to 16 lakhs to pay for its tuition fee. Foreign students need to have a UK bank account. Some UK universities have made it mandatory to have a UK bank account.

  • A bank account helps to manage finances, so students must have such an account.

  • Most universities here offer on-campus accommodation with options as per a student’s budget. The Universities or Colleges have residence halls for students if they are unable to get on-campus accommodation. Students can move in houses or flats in the second or third year of study. Just a tenancy agreement is signed by students who want to stay off-campus. The tenancy is a legal document that outlines the terms and conditions of stay.


  • For pursuing undergraduate courses in the UK, you need to have a good score of 60 % or above in your higher secondary exams. To apply for postgraduate courses, you need to have a first-class or high second class certificate.

  • Foreign students have been admitted with a second-class degree to UK colleges and universities. In some cases, work experience is required to pursue a Bachelor’s degree.

  • English language proficiency (IELTS) requirement by most UK universities is 5.5 to 6.5. The validity of IELTS scores is 2 years. Also, TOEFL is considered by UK colleges and Universities, where you need to have a score of 79.


  • Foreign students need to apply for a UK visa via IM2A forms. The forms are available for free at the British Embassy. 

  • The documents for submission along with the form and visa fee include

  • A letter of acceptance on the course from the UK institution confirming your course acceptance.

  • Financial statements to support your study and your family, if applicable.

  • A student may have an Interview with the Entry Clearance Officer to clarify some parts in the application. During the interview, you need to convince him or her about your plans in the UK.

Rules for Foreign Students

  • To study at a publicly funded university or college or private institution or an independent school.

  • To pursue a full-time degree course in an institution for a minimum of 15 hours of study per week.

  • Foreign students cannot work in the UK part-time or full time, if one is accepted for a course shorter than six months. Just to study and leave the country UK when your course ends.

Work Opportunity 

  • Foreign students can work for 20 hours per week while pursuing their course. Students can easily find part-time jobs in the UK to manage their expenses.

  • The UK offers limited work opportunities for students. So, getting a work permit to stay back in the country after completing a course is difficult. But, the course pursued from the UK is recognized all over the world. Indian students need not worry, as UK degrees have cutting huge employment prospects.


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