How to apply for a PhD in the UK

Submitted by seeta.bhardwa@… on Tue, 01/18/2022 - 15:22

There are many different reasons for wanting to pursue a PhD – to move into an academic role at a university, to continue studying a subject you are passionate about or to further your career. 

Whatever your motivation, many students are now choosing to pursue a PhD abroad. This guide will help you understand how to apply for a PhD at a UK university and answer any questions you might have around doing PhDs.

Study tips to improve your English before studying abroad

Submitted by ashton.wenborn on Mon, 01/17/2022 - 11:44

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Since Covid-19 disrupted our lives in 2020, there has been a spike in people learning new languages. But as the world begins to adjust to a post-Covid future, many students are beginning to look at studying abroad in 2022.

If you are getting ready to head overseas, take the time to brush up on your skills before you go. Follow these four methods to improve your English, including study tips and online resources:

International students in Australia to be allowed to work more hours a week

Submitted by seeta.bhardwa@… on Fri, 01/14/2022 - 15:32

All international students in Australia will soon be allowed to work more than 20 hours per week (40 hours a fortnight) without compromising the conditions of their student visa.

This temporary change has been made to help plug the shortage of workers that Australia is currently facing as more and more people are having to isolate amid an increase in the number of Covid-19 cases.

The 40-hour limit was previously lifted in May 2021 for any students working in the hospitality and tourism sector.

Student visas for Australia: what’s changed under Covid-19?

Submitted by seeta.bhardwa@… on Fri, 01/14/2022 - 14:03

Australia has had one of the strictest Covid-19 travel restrictions and has only just started letting international students into the country from the end of 2021. 

Australia also made some temporary changes to its student visa regulations to accommodate Covid-19 disruptions.

Below is everything you need to know about the changes to student visa processes in Australia that have come in due to the pandemic.

Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS)

The School of Dentistry is one of the five schools of the Faculty of Medical Sciences, St. Augustine, the others being the schools of medicine, veterinary science, advanced nursing education and pharmacy. Dental Students are accorded the unique opportunity to have meaningful interaction with students from these professional schools, thereby enhancing their knowledge of the broad field of medical sciences. The school's campus is located at the Eric Williams Medical Sciences Complex, Champs Fleurs. 

Bachelors of Science in Management Studies – Tourism and Hospitality Management

Established in 2019 and opened in September of that same year, the Five Islands Campus is the fifth campus of The University of the West Indies. Located in the west of Antigua and set on eight (8) acres of land in the Five Islands community, a quiet farming and fishing village of 500 people named for the five rock islands in the adjacent Five Islands Harbour.