• Ielts vs Toefl

    IELTS or TOEFL?

    Choosing an English language test
  • Study English in US

    Improving your English

    for graduate study in the US

Featured

Home » Courses » LANGUAGES

LANGUAGES

What Are Joint Degrees?

What Are Joint Degrees?

DECIDING which course to do at undergraduate level will be a defining moment in your life. You will be choosing to focus on one subject in much more detail than you could in school. But having studied several subjects at...

Read More
Interview with a Student: Studying for a PGCE at BGU

Interview with a Student: Studying for a PGCE at BGU

XIAN, from China, first came to England to study an undergraduate degree in Business Studies with Finance & Accounting in 2009. Eight years later, and having completed a Masters in Marketing, she is now studying a Primary...

Read More
Want to teach English? With the new MA in Education you can

Want to teach English? With the new MA in Education you can

FOR international students wishing to study teaching or language, but with more opportunities than a generic Masters, Bishop Grosseteste University have launched a flagship course – MA in Education with TESOL...

Read More
Skills for the Next Industrial Revolution (And the Courses to Teach You Them)

Skills for the Next Industrial Revolution (And the Courses to Teach You Them)

AS Bob Dylan once sang, "the times they are a-changing" and technology is changing faster than ever before. It was recently discovered that robots can be as smart as the academics that programme them: “simulated...

Read More
Live Like a Local: Useful Phrases Around Europe

Live Like a Local: Useful Phrases Around Europe

WHEN you’re studying and living in different countries, it helps to have one or two phrases up your sleeve to make interactions that little bit easier. But while it’s all very well knowing how to ask where the...

Read More
"Should I Study a Single or Joint Honours Degree?" How to Make Your Decision

"Should I Study a Single or Joint Honours Degree?" How to Make Your Decision

WHEN you’ve finally taken the leap of faith and decided you want to attend university, the decisions don’t stop there I’m afraid, they just keep on coming – there’s now plenty more you can do...

Read More
Language Lessons from the Netherlands: Dat is Andere Koek!

Language Lessons from the Netherlands: Dat is Andere Koek!

IT may not have the global presence of English, the suave appeal of French or the intensity of Spanish, but learning Dutch is definitely worth it if you’re ever thinking of studying in the Netherlands. Having spent...

Read More
10 Useful German Phrases for Study Abroad

10 Useful German Phrases for Study Abroad

RUCKSACK, noodles and Fahrenheit: would you ever guess that these are all German words? You probably already know more than you think!  If you’re planning to study in Germany and want to make it with the locals,...

Read More
How to Survive a Summer Language Programme

How to Survive a Summer Language Programme

Over the last five years, I have had the opportunity to attend intensive summer language courses in three countries (Italy, Wales, and Ireland) to learn three completely different languages. (And yes, Wales and Ireland do...

Read More
Studying English for Graduate Study in the US

Studying English for Graduate Study in the US

AN in-country English course paves the way for successful graduate study, says Jan Capper, executive director of the International Association of Language Centres (IALC). All universities in the United...

Read More
You Can Learn English with Wayne Rooney, Luis Suarez and Yaya Toure

You Can Learn English with Wayne Rooney, Luis Suarez and Yaya Toure

International students can now learn English with the help of Barclays Premier League stars like Wayne Rooney, Luis Suarez and Yaya Toure thanks to Premier Skills English, a program from the British Council that uses...

Read More
Cambridge English Exams More Popular Than Ever

Cambridge English Exams More Popular Than Ever

MORE and more international students are taking a Cambridge English exam instead of IELTS or TOEFL to get into an English-speaking university or job. Nicola Johnson, development manager of Cambridge English Language...

Read More
IELTS or TOEFL? Which English language test?

IELTS or TOEFL? Which English language test?

YOUR hard work has paid off and you're getting ready to study at an English-speaking institution. First, however, you need to prove you can speak, read, write and understand a high level of English. The two...

Read More
Learn English in the UK - An Essential Guide

Learn English in the UK - An Essential Guide

SO you’re learning English and you want to take the next step in your language-learning journey: studying in the UK. The UK is the most popular destination for English language study which means there are plenty of...

Read More

Newsletter

Sign up for our newsletter

University of the Month

Most Popular

University of Edinburgh

Influencing the world since 1583.

Contributors

Becca Lawes

Posted by:
Becca Lawes

European Festival Packing List

PACKING for a festival can be a bit of a nightmare… a normal holiday is hard enough and then add to that the considerations of; camping, carrying your bag for miles, food, drink, clothing and being outside...

Destination of the Week

Destination of the week

Melbourne

Almost half (47%) of Australians were either born overseas or have one parent born overseas.

Follow Us

© 2017 Student World Online Registered in England and Wales 08074528
Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Contact us