Study abroad

A guide to university rankings for international students

Submitted by seeta.bhardwa@… on Mon, 10/10/2022 - 15:50

International university rankings can be confusing. There’s no definitive list of top universities; if you’re looking for the “best universities”, you won’t find just one answer. Although university rankings are useful tools for comparing universities, the relevancy and accuracy of the results depend on what you are really looking for, whether that may be institutions in a specific country, the best universities for a specific degree subject or a specific type of environment.

The cost of studying at a university in Canada

Submitted by seeta.bhardwa@… on Fri, 10/07/2022 - 12:15

How much does it cost to study in Canada? If you are interested in studying in Canada, one of the most important things to consider is how much everything is going to cost. This essential guide breaks down the cost of every aspect of university life to ensure that you have everything covered.  

Note that prices and exchange rates are correct at the time of publication and may vary from those shown here. 

The cost of studying at a university in the UK as an international student

Submitted by seeta.bhardwa@… on Thu, 10/06/2022 - 10:35

How much does it cost to study in the UK? If you are interested in studying in England, Scotland, Northern Ireland or Wales, then one of the most important things to consider is how much university is going to cost. This essential guide breaks down how expensive university is in the UK for international students. 

Note that prices are correct at the time of publication and may vary from those shown here. 

Guide to international student bank accounts in the UK

Submitted by seeta.bhardwa@… on Tue, 08/23/2022 - 11:53

Studying in the UK is expensive for both domestic and international students, so it is important that you choose a good student bank account that can help you to maximise your money. 

Most major banks (and some online banks) will offer a specific student bank account that will come with perks that will help you to budget and manage your money. 

1. Choose a bank

There are many banks in the UK, so the best way to narrow it down is to look at what the different banks are offering students (see our handy table below).

Find a student voice you can relate to at the University of Cyprus

Submitted by ashton.wenborn on Fri, 07/29/2022 - 11:48

Situated in the capital Nicosia, the University of Cyprus (UCY) is a public academic institution that has been admitting students since 1992. Besides the high-quality education they receive, students enrolled at UCY can enjoy a warm Mediterranean climate, breathtaking beaches and delicious cuisine.

Mastering your speaking skills for the Duolingo English Test

Submitted by ashton.wenborn on Tue, 07/26/2022 - 10:44

The reasons to take a Duolingo English Test (DET) go way beyond the requirement of a university or employer to meet a certain standard of written and spoken language. If someone is attending a course in an English-speaking country, they will need to speak the language to manage their lives outside lessons – from opening a bank account to arranging accommodation.