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The UK has different education systems in the different regions. The diffference between England/Wales and Scotland is particularly marked. Higher education is also different, even though the differences are not as pronounced. Very generally, university degrees are a year longer in Scotland and funding arrangements are very different. Please click on the relevant section below.


Education System
in England


Education System
in Scotland