A climbing number of understudies from the UK are deciding to go to US universities.
More than 10,000 understudies from the UK were at US colleges in 2013-14, up by 8% on the earlier year, as per yearly figures from the Institute of International Education.
These understudies connected in the fall of 2012, as educational cost charges of £9,000 were presented in England.
The examination of abroad understudies in the US says the UK understudies were worth $338m (£216m) to the US economy.
However the UK remains a little extent of the record number of 886,000 universal understudies in the US.
The general figures demonstrate the becoming number of Chinese understudies in the US advanced education framework – climbing by 17% to more than 274,000.
The figures, accumulated by the Institute of International Education and the US State Department’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, demonstrate that three Asian nations – China, India and South Korea – represent around a 50% of all the worldwide understudies in the US.
There has additionally been an enormous increment in understudies from Saudi Arabia and Iran.
At the same time the greatest gathering of European understudies in US colleges are presently from the UK – the thirteenth greatest national gathering and surpassing the quantity of understudies from Germany.
There are currently 10,191 UK understudies in the US, climbing for the sixth progressive year.
The most popular universities for these students are:
New York University
University of California Berkeley
Lots of top university in USA cost more than $50,000 (£32,000) for every year, a great deal more than understudies would pay in the UK – despite the fact that grants and budgetary help may be accessible.
Be that as it may there are a lot of people more US understudies heading towards the UK – with the latest figures demonstrating more than 36,000 in UK colleges.
The UK government has been urging more understudies to consider considering abroad. A week ago an undertaking was dispatched to get 25,000 UK understudies to study in India.
Universities in the US and from European nations, for example, the Netherlands have been holding selecting occasions in the UK.
“As the globe shrivels it is superb to see adolescent British understudies exploiting the chances to study abroad,” said Penny Egan, official executive of the US-UK Fulbright Commission, which advances instructive trades between the two nations.
“Outward mobility is high on the motivation and where preferred to head to over a percentage of the best colleges on the world?