For U.G, the duration is four years. Various other courses are also available under vocational studies, such as Hotel Management, Business Management, Engineering and Catering. Those who are interested to study in Britain must complete one-year fundamental course. The duration is quite less comparing to other countries. The candidate must take IELTS which is like TOEFL, written to assess the knowledge in English. Some universities recognize TOEFL. Those who want to join U.G. in Britain must apply to an organization identified as Universities and Colleges Admission Services. Those who want to join P.G. can directly apply to the University. Those who have good marks in plus2 can join U.G., known as the first-degree course. For further information, contact the British Council at Chennai.