CITIES across the UK were ranked according to; affordability, education quality, availability and frequency of public transportation, range of dining options at different price points, social life and universities with the highest employment rate.
London was named The 4th Best City for Students in the UK for 2022 after Edinburgh in 1st, Manchester in 2nd and Glasgow in 3rd place.
The survey carried out but enjoytravel.com stated that “Choosing the greatest city in the UK for your career aspirations, on the other hand, can be a time-consuming and critical decision. Affordability, school quality, public transportation, dining out, and social life are all important considerations…”
Stating that Edinburgh is “…a popular choice due to its rich history, which can be seen through the spectacular architecture, friendly people, and a wealth of socio-cultural events. Though tuition prices are slightly higher than in other UK cities, the Students Awards Agency for Scotland totally subsidises undergraduate students from within the EU…”
While London “…offers a huge array of courses for foundational, graduate, and postgraduate study, leading to a plethora of international scholarships and excellent work opportunities. The capital city is a city that never sleeps. It is one of Europe’s most prominent business, cultural, and tourist attractions. You will be fascinated by the gourmet, cultural, and nightlife scene. The public transit system is terrific as well. The only disadvantage is that it is one of the most expensive cities in the world…”
Stating rent and the price of living to be the biggest downfall to living in the capital
Also on the top 15 list were Coventry, Nottingham, Birmingham, Aberdeen, Brighton, Newcastle upon Tyne, Leeds, Sheffield, Liverpool, Cardiff and Belfast.