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One of the most popular article is the Stereotypes about British Culture – how true they are?. One can argue they are true or not experiences decide. I found an interesting article about British stereotypes from an American point of view. For example “be prepared for smaller places” etc. The article written by eHOW.
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Look. If you are seriously interested about studying in Australia, the UK or Canada you need to score high in the IELTS……the secret to scoring high and achieving a band 7,8 or 9 is your preparation.
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One of the primary reasons most students choose to study abroad is to familiarize themselves with the customs, culture, and language of the country in which they are studying. Customs and cultural practices may seem foreign, but they are generally exciting, and are fun ways to involve yourself in a new country. Learning a new [...]
If you have studied in different countries and therefore speak more than one language then you are very lucky! Effectively promoting this is essential when you are job hunting because you need to make recruiters aware of the fact that you are different, and that you put effort into maintaining your languages and can use [...]
Social networks are very commonplace in today’s modern revolutionary world. There has been a global increase in the use of social networking sites to create social groups who share interests.
Each year, nearly 300,000 college students travel abroad in search of a rich learning expedition that includes exciting adventures, original experiences and for many, the promise of building their foreign language skills. Unfortunately, most students who choose to study internationally return with only a relatively minor improvement of their foreign language skills.
Baguettes, croissants, bicycles—all of these things might make you think of Paris, one of the most historic and celebrated cities in all of Europe. Indeed, Paris continues to be one of the greatest attractions of an entire continent, and many students leap at the opportunity to study abroad in this part of the world. In [...]
“Money is everything”- at times it might be a controversial fact. But, we believe that money is essential for us to survive. In that, mainly for business, education, food and to live we need monies. Cash for business can be obtained by loans and different types of finances.
Staying with a home stay family, while studying abroad in a foreign country, is no cakewalk, especially when you have to go out of your way to make yourself fit into the lives of your hosts. However, you should not always blame your breach of decorum on the gnawing cultural difference between you and your [...]
You may already be enrolled in the UK education system or you may want to become a future university student. While it is well known that the UK offers an unrivalled student experience both in terms of knowledge and social life, it is also known that this comes with a price: intense preparation, hard work [...]
It is very important for any student to travel the world and practically learn all the things which they have been learning only in the books. Travelling different educational destinations gives the student the experience which can never be forgotten.
The promise of new experiences, culture and friendships are enough to make any college student want to hop on a plane to study abroad. Travel experience is a resume builder that can set you apart from the crowd, but you won’t get a job on experience alone. Along with experiencing new things, college is about [...]
Being a student’s great. Moving all your belongings from pillar to post, however, is not so great. There’s the initial move from the parents to halls, then from halls back to the parents for the summer, then into new accommodation for the second year. Fun right? No. So here are three key tips on making [...]
Choice of college is among the most important decisions students can make because it largely defines their future. However, students rarely make this decision seriously, instead using emotions, hype and hearsay against reason, to choose a college. The result of this erroneous choice could be a waste of time, problems with graduation, loss of passion [...]
Rock climbing often attracts daredevils, but it’s not just the risk factor that’s appealing. Many avid rock climbers enjoy the challenge of conquering these natural formations, and while they maintain excellent physical fitness they also get to enjoy the natural beauty of the wilderness—and the solitude and peace of venturing to remote parts of the [...]
Planning on studying abroad in China? The country is beautiful and full of educational opportunities and cultural diversity. There’s a lot to see and do, and a little bit to learn before you board your plane.
Studying abroad at a foreign university can be a life changing experience. In your program you will learn incredibly valuable information that you can use to further yourself in your career. However, when you are studying abroad not all of your learning will take place in the classroom. In fact some of your most important [...]
Are you planning on studying abroad in Canada over the winter? If you are from a country with mild winters and warm weather, your first Canadian winter will come as a very big shock.
It’s hard to describe a Canadian winter to someone who has never truly experienced cold weather. On the prairies the temperature can [...]
I studied abroad as an American student in England in the summer and fall of 2004. I had already enrolled in the University of East Anglia for that fall semester when a friend of mine told me he would be working in London over the summer on a visa from BUNAC, an exchange program that [...]
The reasons cited by individuals who teach school in foreign countries, or plan to do so, range from supremely logical explanations to unexplainable calls to adventure. Despite how they couch the reasons behind their departures from home, however, there are real benefits—including personal, financial, educational ones—to the experience of teaching English in a foreign country.
Studying overseas is often most educational outside of the classroom. After doing your time in a traditional school setting, the most valuable experience is simply immersing yourself in the culture and experiencing life in a foreign land. Although it’s not something to enter into lightly, studying abroad can be a life-changing experience you’ll carry with [...]
Going abroad is an amazing opportunity that most students are not able to do and in order to make this the best experience for yourself, you want to stay safe. Students are an easy target because in most instances you don’t speak the same language or look different. Professional thieves and criminals know how to [...]