Undergraduate Studies

Getting an Undergraduate Degree at the World's Top Universities


Getting an undergraduate degree is an important step towards increasing your knowledge and working in a rewarding career. But choosing the best university for your degree can be challenging. This is why we have compiled the most useful information on funding your degree, studying abroad, choosing a university and succeeding in your studies.

Worried about tuition and living expenses? Our "Funding Your Studies" section has all the information you need to make smart decisions about money. Should you have a part-time job or focus on your work? Should you live on or off-campus? How do you make the best out of your education investment? We have tons of financial advice to help you fund your undergraduate degree.

If you feel the call of adventure, studying abroad for your undergraduate degree may be the best option for you. Find out about how to choose an international institution, how to apply for a student visa and how to prepare yourself for moving to a new country.

It all comes down to this: choosing the best university for your undergraduate degree. We publish the QS World University Rankings every year to help you select the best institution for your country, field of study and specific criteria such as quality of teaching, research opportunities and tuition fees. For more insights, you can also get a free online copy of the Top Universities Guide, covering top universities by region and subject, plus information about scholarships, international study and student cities.

TopUniversities.com features an exclusive student community where prospective and current undergraduate students talk about their application process, student life and career prospects. Join a discussion or ask a question, read our blogs and get news updates about higher education and undergraduate degrees.

Funding Your Studies

Get informed about the full range of options available to fund your studies, whether as an international student or at home.

Student Finance Advice

Choose a University

Use our rankings, events and broad range of online resources to help you select the universities you want to apply to.

University Profiles

Studying Abroad

Find the study destination that best suits you, and get fully prepared to make the most of your international student experience.

Advice on Studying Abroad

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