Study abroad

Covid-19 travel updates for international students for the UK, the US, Canada and Australia

Submitted by seeta.bhardwa@… on Wed, 12/01/2021 - 09:30

As travel disruptions resulting from the Covid-19 pandemic continue, international students face uncertainty around when they will be able to return to their study destinations.

With constant updates and rule changes from country to country, it can be confusing to keep up with the most recent information on travel restrictions. This is especially true for international students, who have had to navigate online learning while staying on top of the latest travel announcements.

Best universities in Texas 2022

Submitted by seeta.bhardwa@… on Tue, 11/09/2021 - 17:29

Texas is the second largest state in the USA. Known as the "Lone Star State", Texas covers a huge area in the deep south of the United States.

The state has a wide range of landscapes and environments, from the seaside towns on the gulf coast to the plains of the panhandle in the North, including swamps, rolling prairies, forests. The western mountains and the deserts form the backdrop to the cowboy films that give Texas its "Wild West" image.

Houston is the city with the highest population and home to many of the most prestigious universities in Texas. 

Best universities in New York 2022

Submitted by seeta.bhardwa@… on Tue, 11/09/2021 - 12:01

New York, New York, the state that never sleeps. What better place to spend your student years? Four years won’t be nearly enough time to exhaust all there is to see and do in New York but if you’re up to the challenge, it’s definitely worth a try.

Just exploring the museums is an education in itself, from the Metropolitan Museum of Art to the Guggenheim. Each of the  neighbourhoods has its own individual character and you’re bound to find your favourite spot. 

Best universities on the West Coast of the United States 2022

Submitted by seeta.bhardwa@… on Fri, 11/05/2021 - 14:50

The West Coast of the US might only be made up of three states, but that doesn’t mean it is lacking in excellent universities. Home to some of the best universities in the country, the West Coast is a good place to head to if you are looking for beautiful nature and bustling cities and towns.

Best universities in the South of the United States 2022

Submitted by seeta.bhardwa@… on Fri, 11/05/2021 - 13:04

Country music, BBQ food, a river (and its matching state) that no one can spell, cowboys...these are some of the things that have long defined the Southern states of the US. 

However, in reality, each of the 16 states in the south of the country has a unique identity and culture that can appeal to a diverse range of students. From the sunny beaches of Florida to the thriving music scene in Tennessee and delicious Creole food in Louisiana, there is so much going on that it might be tricky for you to pick which state to go to. 

Best universities in the Northeast of the United States 2022

Submitted by seeta.bhardwa@… on Fri, 11/05/2021 - 12:55

The Northeast of the United States is a little corner of the country that packs a big punch in higher education. It is where you will find the Ivy League, a selection of eight universities known for their academic excellence and strong research output.

Best universities in Massachusetts 2022

Submitted by seeta.bhardwa@… on Fri, 11/05/2021 - 11:28

Massachusetts offers a rich array of things to do and has a significant and unique place in American history and culture, and continues to contribute to its varied culture.

Massachusetts is well known for being a hub of biotechnology, engineering, higher education, finance, and maritime trade. While Boston is a hub for students there are many great things to explore in scenic Cape Cod or nearby Nantucket.

Best universities in the Midwest of the United States 2022

Submitted by seeta.bhardwa@… on Fri, 11/05/2021 - 10:36

The Midwest of the United States is a large chunk in the centre of the country consisting of 12 states. 

Each state has its own unique identity. Some of the states form part of the Great Lakes region, which includes Lake Michigan, the only lake located entirely within the US. 

The largest city in the Midwest is Chicago, a hub of industry and innovation. However, other states such as Michigan and Ohio are known for their sweeping landscapes. 

The area is also known for its vibrant music scene including jazz, bluegrass, rock ’n’ roll, blues and funk. 

Best universities in Seattle 2022

Submitted by seeta.bhardwa@… on Fri, 11/05/2021 - 09:57

Seattle is an American metropolis in the northwestern state of Washington, constructed as a port town on the Atlantic Ocean. Education is an integral part of the city, with eight higher learning institutions and more than half of the population has a college degree.

Seattle is also hailed as the birthplace of many big corporations including Microsoft, Starbucks, and Amazon.

Best universities in Washington DC 2022

Submitted by seeta.bhardwa@… on Tue, 11/02/2021 - 16:25

Washington DC is the federal capital of the US and sits at the beating heart of the nation’s political and cultural scene. The city is peppered with monuments many along the National Mall. The nation’s history is preserved in the city’s famous museums including the Smithsonian, the Library of Congress (the largest in the world) and the National Archives, which house the Declaration of Independence and the US Constitution.