Apply for September 2021 Intake at UK Universities
Every year a large number of local and international students choose UK universities to complete their undergraduate and postgraduate degrees. If you are the one who is planning to start your study in September 2021 intake, you must act now. The UCAS application deadline for September Intake is already published, where some universities already announced their application deadlines.
Important September 2021 Admission Dates
- Application open: July 2021
- Application closing date: September 2021
- Date of open days: April / August 2021 (for the majority of universities)
These are the critical UCAS dates regarding September 2021 start applications. If you are applying for a university directly, the university application deadline for 2021 would be different. So make sure to arrange your schedule accordingly, and keep an eye on the important dates on the respective university website.
Top Courses for September 2021 Semester
The United Kingdom has some of the world best universities. There are many reasons; like the quality of education, highly educated faculties, research and job opportunities, acceptance of their degrees, high salary expectations, etc. make the UK as a top destination for higher studies.
Many local and international students choose courses based on their personal interest and demand in the job market. Selecting the right course track can help international students to land their dream jobs after completing the degree. Every degree has its importance in their related fields, but there are a few which are preferable to others.
If you are planning to study in the UK, you should check out this list of top courses for September 2021 semester:
- Engineering and Technology
- Finance and Accounting
- Hospitality and Tourism
- Media and Communication
- Medicine and Healthcare
- Natural Science
- Social Science
- Sports Science
September 2021 Entry Requirements
Each college and university in the UK have their admission requirements, especially when it’s come to international students. These requirements are stricter for international students compared to the local students. The requirements also depend on the subject, course, and degree, etc. In general, the universities in the UK would ask for the following documents:
- Detail about previous qualification and exam grades
- The suitability of the students which required mention skills
- Some universities may ask to attend an admission test
- An interview can be conducted by the university to get admission
- Prove that you have passed the English language test (not necessary)
- In some cases, the students may need to show work experience.
This list contains some of the standard entry requirements. You should contact us for the exact requirements each university is looking from a prospective student.
Scholarship & Grants:
UK universities and colleges, including UCAS, offer scholarships and grants to international students. Every university has its criteria to grant scholarships to brilliant and genuine students. This is usually based on previous student education and proven of their financial conditions etc.
The scholarship usually covers the following things:
- The tuition fee of the student
- Monthly or weekly stipend provided
- Accommodation and living expenses
- Medical insurance with free and premium facilities
The duration of the student grant of scholarship can be last up to 36 months in the UK.
FAQs Regarding September 2021 Start
When can I apply for UCAS 2021?
Due to the pandemic, the UCAS 2021 dates are different from previous years. Please contact our student consultants for more information.
What is the application fee for UCAS?
For 2021, the UCAS application fee is £20 for a single choice, but if a student wishes to apply for more than one course, he or she has to pay £26. The fee is different for a candidate who applies for UCAS after the deadline has passed.
When should I apply for September intake in the UK?
The sooner, the better. You can submit your application for the September 2021 intake now. Although you have enough time for September 2021 session, you should start your preparation as soon as possible.
Can I go to university in September?
Due to pandemic, many universities in the UK are teaching students online. It is not clear yet if you can join the university class in September. You should always contact us or check the university website for details.
Which universities are open for 2021?
Most of the universities are open for 2021, especially the one which come under the UCAS system. International students who are planning to travel to the UK for higher studies, should not disturb their schedule due to pandemic as universities will start their regular activities early in September 2021.
Can I start a Master’s degree in September?
All universities in the UK have already announced the application date and deadline date for September 2021 intake. The local and international students can start their master’s degree at any university in September this year.
Can I go to the UK without IELTS?
For international students, they can go to the UK without IELTS test. Many universities in the UK, do not require IELTS to study. The University of Bristol, University of Greenwich, University of Warwick and Sheffield Hallam, etc. are some of the universities. Students who wish to study without IELTS can also get admission based on other documents like English proficiency certificates etc.