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STEM specialist universities on top of the world

UNIVERSITIES that specialise in science, technology, engineering and mathematics are the big winners in this year’s QS World University Rankings, published today. Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in the...

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Five FREE MSc computer science programs in Europe

SOME universities in Europe offer students free tuition for their master's programs - even international students.  Here are five free MSc programs in computer science and related disciplines such as systems engineering,...

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Where can I study petroleum and gas engineering?

Writer Robert Bryce once said “If oil didn’t exist, we’d have to invent it”. The world runs on oil, and until a similarly effective energy source is found, it will continue to be the most needed...

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Which US universities are most popular with foreign...

THE United States is more popular with foreign students than any other country on earth.  But where do these international students choose to study? Surprisingly, it's not MIT, Harvard, Stanford or Yale that wins...

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Do your master's degree in three countries with Erasmus+

A GLOBAL mindset and understanding of your subject from different international perspectives can give you the edge in your chosen career.  That's why every year thousands of people from across the world embark...

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A Nigerian in Nashville Part 1: Journey to the USA

On the 22nd of August 2013, I dreamt that I was on a plane, leaving Nigeria for America to begin my university education.  Almost a year later, I am yet to awake from that dream.  My name is Lilian Ogbuefi and...

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Party like a Parisian: the best bars and hangouts...

I’m going to go out on a limb here; Paris is not the best place to party (sorry Paris).  It can boast the accolade of the most beautiful city in the world but number one party destination it is not. So the title...

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Talk like a Turk! 10 top phrases for international...

Do you know your kanka from your arkadaş? Your selam from your naber? Well, you may need to if you're planning to study in Turkey. Although most universities in Turkey offer courses in English, you're sure...

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Studying abroad? 7½ important things to take with...

ABOUT to study abroad for the first time? You are probably already counting the days and worrying whether you will forget to take something important from home. Don’t worry too much – you will certainly forget...

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Six great scholarships for Indonesian students

WITH the fourth largest education system in the world, Indonesia has a tough job supporting all its students. Many are looking overseas for that next step in their education. If you are too, here are six scholarships that...

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London woos Indian students with scholarships

LONDON's universities are awarding Indian students almost 25 lakh rupees (£2.5 million) in scholarships every year, new research shows.  A survey of 17 universities found that almost Rs.25 lakh of scholarship...

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10 great graduate scholarships for study in Turkey

ASPIRING students from 176 countries lodged a record 82,000 scholarship applications to study in Turkey last year.    The country is growing increasingly popular with international students and the generous scholarships...

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Working for the Big Three - careers in management...

The Big Three are the world's most prestigious management consulting firms.  In the industry, they are also known as MBB, an acronym of the companies they comprise - McKinsey & Company, The Boston Consulting...

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Why you might be better off NOT going to university

GLOBAL youth employment has soared in recent years and being a university graduate is no guarantee of a job. In fact, contrary to popular belief, young graduates in some countries are less likely to find work than those...

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20 jobs for 2020

The future: We plan it, we think constantly about it, we worry about it, we dream about it. The future is always at the back of our minds especially when it comes to our aims and aspirations. With a dramatically changing...

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