You might see a lot of similarities, when you are applying to a university in the USA or the UK. Both countries share a rich tradition of quality higher education, excellent research facilities, and academic culture. Both countries wield a significant degree of prestige in higher education, and the education received in either will carry a lot of weight in a graduate’s future career 

According to the world university rankings compiled by the Times Higher Education, more than half of the world’s top 200 universities are located in either the US or the UK. However, while both certainly provide an excellent environment for learning, there are many differences between the two countries regarding the structure of the university as well as student life. Either country has its advantages and disadvantages in how education is structured.