• 10 things to know about about Edinburgh

    10 things you need to know

    about Edinburgh
  • What is Erasmus  and who is eligible

    What is Erasmus

    and who is eligible
  • Indian Innovation

    Indian Innovation

    Celebrating the best tech
  • Quick Guide to Post-Study Australia

    A Quick Guide to Post-Study Work Visas

    in Australia

Featured

Home » Places

Featured Articles

Why emlyon Business School is a great place to study

Why emlyon Business School is a great place to study

EMLYON Business School is a leading French institution based in Lyon, founded in 1872 by the local business community. Nowadays, it has an impressive five additional international campuses in Saint-Etienne, Shanghai, Casablanca,...

Read More
Why Istanbul Bilgi University is a great place to study

Why Istanbul Bilgi University is a great place to study

Taking its name bilgi from the Turkish word for knowledge, Istanbul Bilgi University is a modern institution with four campuses spread out across the city. Specialising in arts, business, and economics courses, the...

Read More
10 Best Student Cities for Art & Architecture

10 Best Student Cities for Art & Architecture

IF you are moving to a new city for your studies, one of your criteria should be to fall in love with the place at first sight. After all, you will be spending the next few years of your life there, so you will want to live...

Read More

AFRICA

A Nigerian in Nashville: Journey to the USA

A Nigerian in Nashville: 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 I...

Read More

ASIA

10 Best Student Cities for Art & Architecture

10 Best Student Cities for Art & Architecture

IF you are moving to a new city for your studies, one of your criteria should be to fall in love with the place at first sight. After all, you will be spending the next few years of your life there, so you will want to live...

Read More
6 Reasons to Study in Malaysia

6 Reasons to Study in Malaysia

ALMOST a quarter of a century ago, Malaysia announced its Vision 2020, an ambitous plan to become a self-sufficient industrialised nation by the year 2020. One of its goals was to provide world-class education and,...

Read More
Vietnamese Students on the Move

Vietnamese Students on the Move

A DECADE ago fewer than 10,000 Vietnamese families could afford to send their child abroad to study. Today there are more than 100,000 Vietnamese international students around the world, 90% of whom are funded by their parents....

Read More

AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND

A Quick Guide to Post-Study Work Visas in Australia

A Quick Guide to Post-Study Work Visas in Australia

THERE have been some major changes to the Australian visa process, meaning staying as a postgraduate could be harder. However it isn’t all doom and gloom. We have put together a short guide explaining some of the options...

Read More
6 Great Scholarships for Indonesian Students

6 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...

Read More
10 Computer Science Scholarships Around the World

10 Computer Science Scholarships Around the World

1. Microsoft Scholarships – USA, Canada or Mexico Microsoft currently offers four different scholarships to college students wishing to pursue a career in computer science and who have achieved a minimum 3.0 grade...

Read More

CANADA & USA

Do You Recognise These Film Set Universities?

Do You Recognise These Film Set Universities?

UNIVERSITIES are where people acquire knowledge, but many people might be surprised to learn that campuses aren’t only the home of study. The film industry has a long history of using universities for film locations. Whether...

Read More
5 Must-See Films That Explain Canada to International Students

5 Must-See Films That Explain Canada to International Students

MUCH of Canada’s presence in the cinematic industry is due to American studios filming in Canadian locations. The beautiful vistas make Canada an ideal locale for movies such as The Incredible Hulk (set in NYC, shot...

Read More
Study in Canada: The Experts Answer Your Questions

Study in Canada: The Experts Answer Your Questions

CANADA has more than 265,000 international students. Would you like to be one of them? In recent weeks we have been collecting your questions about study in Canada and putting them to a panel of education experts. Today...

Read More

EUROPE

The top three destinations for international students travelling in Europe

The top three destinations for international students travelling in Europe

IF you're thinking about the end of exams and all the free time you're likely to have over the summer, but perhaps haven't decided what to do with it, why not consider travelling in Europe?  We list our...

Read More
London university offering scholarships to international students

London university offering scholarships to international students

ONE of London's universities is offering scholarships which are specifically aimed at international students and what they can offer.  Continue reading below for more information...  Applications...

Read More
Weekend Adventures in London

Weekend Adventures in London

COMING from Germany, Tina Salpeter spent three weeks interning in the West of England. But she had to visit London whilst she was here… I spent the Easter weekend with my parents in London. For us the best way...

Read More

IRELAND & UK

The 10 Best Christmas markets in the UK

The 10 Best Christmas markets in the UK

Christmas is a lovely time of year across a lot of the world and the UK is no exception. Here is a list of the best Christmas markets in the UK, they’re great for getting quirky homemade gifts, cosy hot chocolate,...

Read More
My Student City: Newcastle, England

My Student City: Newcastle, England

IT’S known for its football team, the fog on the Tyne and some rather fantastic bridges, but we wanted to know what else there is for students studying in Newcastle. Our contributor, Maddie Broxup, has been studying...

Read More
Top English Places to Go Outside London

Top English Places to Go Outside London

THE UK's capital is fab, to many people it's up there with the best cities in the world, but there's so much more to England. In no particular order here is my top ten list of places to go outside London and...

Read More

LATIN AMERICA

10 Must-See Films to Explain Colombia to International Students

10 Must-See Films to Explain Colombia to International Students

IN THE last decade, Colombia has been earning its space in the film industry, not only because its landscape has served as a set for movies (like the biographic The 33, directed by Antonio Banderas, the horror Out of the...

Read More
10 Best Student Cities for Art & Architecture

10 Best Student Cities for Art & Architecture

IF you are moving to a new city for your studies, one of your criteria should be to fall in love with the place at first sight. After all, you will be spending the next few years of your life there, so you will want to live...

Read More
Got Any Coke? Things You Should NEVER Say to a Colombian

Got Any Coke? Things You Should NEVER Say to a Colombian

COLOMBIANS have a rough time. Thanks to the infamous drug wars that raged through the country in the 80s and 90s (and to a certain extent still rage), Colombians often have to defend their country to people who have never...

Read More

TURKEY

Why Istanbul Bilgi University is a great place to study

Why Istanbul Bilgi University is a great place to study

Taking its name bilgi from the Turkish word for knowledge, Istanbul Bilgi University is a modern institution with four campuses spread out across the city. Specialising in arts, business, and economics courses, the...

Read More
10 Best Student Cities for Art & Architecture

10 Best Student Cities for Art & Architecture

IF you are moving to a new city for your studies, one of your criteria should be to fall in love with the place at first sight. After all, you will be spending the next few years of your life there, so you will want to live...

Read More
Where Can I Study Petroleum and Gas Engineering?

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...

Read More

Newsletter

Sign up for our newsletter


Follow Us

© 2020 Student World Online Registered in England and Wales 08074528
Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Contact us