Language Partners specialises in helping students prepare for their studies at UK universities. Our personalised Education Counselling together with specific assistance with Academic English training and preparation for exams such as IELTS, helps students to maximise their chances of being accepted on their chosen course.
We are able to offer you some assistance whatever UK university you are applying to while there are some universities which we work closely with and this enables us to be able to offer you additional assistance. With these universities, we can often arrange for you to talk directly to a visiting academic or member of the institution's International office.
We may be able to arrange for you to have an interview in Brazil for the particular course you are interested in and offer you specific assistance in preparing for this opportunity.
Please see below some of the universities with which we work closely and details of any forthcoming events or opportunities for finding out more details about the programs offered:
Established in 1900, Birmingham has been challenging and developing great minds for more than a century. Characterised by a tradition of innovation, research at the University has broken new ground, pushed forward the boundaries of knowledge and made an impact on people’s lives.
The University has been voted UK University of the year for Graduate Employment in 2016 in The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide.
Based in the second largest city of the country, the leafy campus in Edgbaston comes equipped with all modern cons: bars, cafes, shops, a hair salon, a concert hall, banks, an art gallery, a medical practice, a nursery - even its own train station (only one stop to the city centre).
There is a student facilities building at the medical school and a well- equipped learning centre. As a result of £700m of investments, students have access to a state-of-the-art music building with 450-seat auditorium for music, opera, drama; enhanced learning facilities across campus; improved library and IT services; and high-quality academic student support. The university has also runs an employability initiative, which includes internships and mentoring by some of the university's most successful alumni.
It´s a truly global university with over 4,500 international students from nearly 150 different countries and a popular study destination for Brazilian students. Currently, there are around 80 Brazilian students on campus.
There are Scholarship opportunities for certain programs, please click here for further details.
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At UWE Bristol advancing knowledge, inspiring people and transforming futures is at the heart of the university's philosophy. Partnerships are considered key to this.
As an International student studying at UWE you can be guaranteed a warm welcome. UWE is one of the largest and most popular universities in the UK and has Highly Trusted Sponsor status from the Home Office.
With students from over 140 countries worldwide, you'll be part of a truly international community.
The university offers an excellent range of courses at both undergraduate and postgraduate level.
The Bristol MBA program is very highly rated and interviews for this course have been held at Language Partners for the past two years during the visit of Dr Hugo Gaggiotti, Associate Head of Deparment and Program Director for the course.
To be considered for this program, you should have already graduated and have a good level of English.
In order to be considered for the following Scholarship opportunities for courses starting in September 2017, students should contact Language Partners to discuss the application procedure for their chosen course of study:
For additional details about fees, scholarship opportunities, entry requirements and accommodation , see the following: Information for Brazilian students
The university’s vision is to be internationally excellent in all areas, in teaching, research and knowledge transfer.
Middlesex provides high quality higher education to students across the globe.
More than a third of students at the university’s London campus are international, from more than 140 countries.
A global outlook runs through everything the university does – right up to the design and content of courses. By studying at Middlesex you will become part of a global network of knowledge, enquiry and entrepreneurship for life.
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Founded in 1832, Durham University is England’s third oldest university after Oxford and Cambridge and the only UK university to have all subjects ranked top ten. Durham University is distinctive - a Collegiate University with ancient traditions and modern values.
A member of the prestigious Russell Group, Durham is ranked 5th in the UK (Complete University Guide 2015) and is a World Top 100 University (QS World Rankings 2015). The QS World Rankings also ranked Durham in the World Top 50 for employer reputation.
Over 4,500 international students from 156 countries choose to make Durham their home, so whatever you choose to study you'll be more than welcome.
Recognised as a truly global university with over 25,000 students, including more than 2,800 international students, it also has a strong record in employability with 95% of students either fully employed or in further education within 6 months of Education.
In a recent report by the Sunday Times Newspaper, the university has been acclaimed as having the best facilities of any university in the UK. Highlights include a Research Observatory, an F1 Simulator, a Full-Sized Court Room and a student entertainment centre - The Forum.
The university's lively, modern campus sits in the friendly town of Hatfield. It's one of the safest places in England and Wales to study. On-campus accommodation is guaranteed for first-year international students, and is a great way to meet other students and get involved in campus activities
As an international student from outside the EU, you may be eligible for a Vice-Chancellor's Scholarship. The scholarship will be awarded for either £1000 or £2000 towards course fees for the first year of study.
Language Partners will offer you support with how to complete your application and personal statement. To make the process as easy as possible, there is no need to fill out an application form. Simply provide a strong personal statement within your course application which highlights your interest in your chosen course, motivation for studies and future career aspirations.
For more details of courses available visit: www.herts.ac.uk/courses
Southampton is a UK top 10 research-led University, ranked 81st by the QS World Rankings 2016, which places five subjects amongst the top 45 in the world: Nursing, Archaeology, Earth & Marine Sciences, Geography and Performing Arts.
The following subjects are are all ranked within the top 10 in the UK (Guardian University Guide 2017).
One of the university's key strengths is its close understanding of business and industry, helping to ensure that teaching and research is relevant to the needs of modern businesses.
This is supported through collaboration with carefully selected research partners on projects that directly impact society, producing results that benefit industry, the economy and society.
The university currently works with more than 300 companies worldwide, including multinationals such as Airbus, Rolls-Royce and Microsoft, as well as public and third sector organisations and numerous small and medium-sized enterprises.
The city of Southampton is home to one of the UK's leading commercial ports, which regularly hosts some of the largest ships in the world. Surrounded by areas of natural beauty such as the New Forest and the Isle of Wight, Southampton is easily reached from the international airports of Heathrow and Gatwick. Southampton Airport has flights to other cities in the UK and Europe, which means students can obtain a full cultural experience and broaden their horizons by travelling to other cities and countries.
For details of the scholarships available for students interested in studying at University of Southampton:
The University of Southampton usually visits Brasil twice a year. If you would like to arrange to meet the representative of the university while they are in Brasil please contact Language Partners: firstname.lastname@example.org / Tel 11 5083 4653
Details of the next vist will appear here as soon as they are confirmed.
Huddersfield is one of the most affordable places to live in the UK with the university offering an excellent student experience for both Home and International students.
The university's scholarship opportunities are among the most generous in the UK and include two full Postgraduate Scholarships.
Huddersfield is a successful, innovative and modern international University with excellent facilities and many outstanding research teams.
As a growing centre of research and academic excellence, which can trace its roots back over 190 years to 1825, the University is always pushing the boundaries of knowledge. Choosing Huddersfield makes sense for international students as every year the university welcomes students from over 130 countries worldwide. They choose Huddersfield for its academic reputation, the range of courses on offer, and the track records of former successful students, with a graduate employment rate of around 94%.
Recognised as a friendly and student-centred university, most courses offer the opportunity to get involved with industry, from sponsored projects and guest lectures, to internships and work placements. Many full-time degree courses include the option of an internship where you will spend a year on a paid work placement gaining the skills employers are looking for.This is why the university is in the top ten (England) for paid placements (internships). The University has placed students with many international companies around the world, including Microsoft, Panasonic, Ferrari, BMW, Bosch, Intel, Motorola and many more.
A continuing programme of campus development (Nearly £160 million over the last ten years) ensures that you have access to some of the best facilities and equipment in the UK. In addition to developing your academic abilities, Huddersfield has a dynamic, creative and cultural mix with a strong reputation for student safety and is a great place for study and play.
Accommodation in one of the halls of residence is guaranteed to international students joining the university.
The award-winning Careers Department helps you to find part-time employment while you are studying, as well as preparing you for your first graduate job.
By Choosing the University of Portsmouth, you will be studying at a leading British university. Ranked in the top 40 in the UK in the Guardian University Guide 2018, students report high levels of satisfaction and in June 2017, the university was awarded a prestigious 'Gold' rating in the Teaching Excellence Framework, the UK government's first assessment of teaching excellence in higher education. You will be joining a community of 22,000 students with over 4,000 international students from 130 countries.
Location is a key factor when choosing where to study and Portsmouth is very much a "Student - Friendly" city. It's A lively island city on the south coast of England, with a strong naval heritage and has a long history of welcoming visitors from all over the world. The historic sits comfortably with the modern, offering you the best of both worlds. Everything is close by in Portsmouth and the university campus is in the city centre, meaning the shops, the train station and the beach are all a short walk away.
Students from Brazil are eligible to receive the university's PassPort Bursary. The PassPort Bursary gives privately-funded students a 10% tuition fee reduction for their first year of study at Portsmouth. It applies to all degree courses with fees of £12,600 and above for 2017 entry.
For further details of Scholarship opportunities visit:
While the main start date for courses is at beginning of the academic year in September, the University offers a good selection of courses that begin in January at both undergraduate and postgraduate level. The university welcomes hundreds of students in January and February who decide to start their studies.
For full details of courses starting in January visit:
For further details of all study options at the University of Portsmouth: visit http://www.port.ac.uk/courses/
To receive support and guidance with your application to the university from our Language Partners office in Sao Paulo, contact email@example.com / Tel 11 5083 4653