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Part-time or full-time study?

Where are you with your education and what are your circumstances? These will be the main points that will steer your decision on studying on a full-time or part-time basis. Other steers will be on the availability of certain courses at part-time level, and whether the level is a professional course as many of these are taught on a part-time basis (usually in the evening). Due to visa restrictions, international students are unable to study on a part-time basis. Undergraduate study In England, Wales and Northern Ireland the majority of…

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How UK Universities grade UG students

When you graduate employers will ask you the classification (e.g. 2.1) of your degree. This article will give you an overview of how UK universities mark you as it differs from the way your previous qualifications are graded. You are marked out of 100% with percentages being  grouped into a ‘class’. 70-100% = First class honours (1st) 60-69% = Upper second class honours (2:1) 54-59% = Lower second class honours (2:2) 42-53% = Third class ordinary degree (3rd) If you get 38-41% this is a pass and not part of…

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