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Top 8 Most Improved Universities on the Complete University Guide

Top 8 Most Improved Universities on the Complete University Guide

ACCORDING to the Complete University Guide 2018 (CUG) there has been quite a shift within the university rankings, with many institutions improving significantly since last year’s classifications. Below, we take a...

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UK’s TEF Results Released – Shining the Light on BGU

UK’s TEF Results Released – Shining the Light on BGU

THE UK Government’s new Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) results were published earlier today and the results show Bishop Grosseteste University in a golden light. The Lincoln-based university has been awarded the...

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The Future of International Study Following the UK 2017 General Election

The Future of International Study Following the UK 2017 General Election

WHILST the UK is likely to remain the second most popular study abroad destination in the world for many years to come, the snap general election in June 2017 will determine where Britain’s international study status...

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AFRICA

Close Encounters with Endangered Species

Close Encounters with Endangered Species

DURRELL Conservation Academy’s post-graduate diploma in Endangered Species Recovery is a 6-month intensive course based in Mauritius. Offering a mixture of practical and classroom-based study, the PgDip is designed...

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Journey to SU President

Journey to SU President

RECENTLY, we met with Ahmd Emara, Egyptian national and President of The Students' Union at UWE to understand why he decided to get involved in student politics. In our interview, we hear about his experience as...

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The Quirks of Mauritian Life: The Expectations and Realities

The Quirks of Mauritian Life: The Expectations and Realities

After following the call of conservation, Jennifer was on her way to Mauritius for six-months. But what was island life going to be like? And, the more urgent question, how much tea did she need to pack? PACKING...

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ASIA

Top 10 Global Universities Under 50: QS University Ranking 2016-2017

Top 10 Global Universities Under 50: QS University Ranking 2016-2017

THE top spots in most annual global university rankings, whether in a particular academic subject or overall, are usually dominated by highly established institutions that are already household names: Oxbridge and the Ivy...

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7 Things That Surprised Me About Sri Lanka (And One That Didn’t)

7 Things That Surprised Me About Sri Lanka (And One That Didn’t)

AS SOME of you may have read, I have decided to step outside my comfort zone and move to Sri Lanka, to travel and work on an internship. I want to share with you what really surprised me after moving here – and also...

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Want to Work Around the World? Become a Global Hospitality Manager!

Want to Work Around the World? Become a Global Hospitality Manager!

HOSPITALITY is a very diverse and interesting industry, and an incredibly large generator of revenue around the world. The industry is currently worth approximately $830 billion worldwide, and according to hotel industry...

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AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND

Top 10 Global Universities Under 50: QS University Ranking 2016-2017

Top 10 Global Universities Under 50: QS University Ranking 2016-2017

THE top spots in most annual global university rankings, whether in a particular academic subject or overall, are usually dominated by highly established institutions that are already household names: Oxbridge and the Ivy...

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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...

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5 Dentistry Scholarships to Make You Smile

5 Dentistry Scholarships to Make You Smile

KEEN about dentistry but need help with funds? We understand that dentistry scholarships are hard to come by, so we have collated a list of five universities worldwide that can attend to your financial needs, ranging from...

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CANADA & USA

Chiropractic: A Global Career

Chiropractic: A Global Career

 ARTHRITIC and back pain, joint stiffness and muscular ache are just some of the conditions a Chiropractor (or ‘Chiros’) could see. Yet, as primary health-care specialists with knowledge in all things related...

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Top Student Nationalities in Canada: Who Studies There?

Top Student Nationalities in Canada: Who Studies There?

Every year, students come from all over the world to study in Canada. It is the world’s 7th most popular destination for international students, according to the Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE)....

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Moving for Love: Views on My Partner's Country

Moving for Love: Views on My Partner's Country

THERE'S more to studying abroad than classes, books and exams. For some students, life abroad might lead to love and when it’s serious, it might lead to living and working abroad full-time. This can be fraught...

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EUROPE

Chiropractic: A Global Career

Chiropractic: A Global Career

 ARTHRITIC and back pain, joint stiffness and muscular ache are just some of the conditions a Chiropractor (or ‘Chiros’) could see. Yet, as primary health-care specialists with knowledge in all things related...

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A Quick Guide to Student Visas in France

A Quick Guide to Student Visas in France

AS OF February 2017, the the French national student organisation, Campus France has registered a total of 4,300,000 international students who had chosen France as their academic destination since 2013, with 31,000 matriculating...

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Top 10 Global Universities Under 50: QS University Ranking 2016-2017

Top 10 Global Universities Under 50: QS University Ranking 2016-2017

THE top spots in most annual global university rankings, whether in a particular academic subject or overall, are usually dominated by highly established institutions that are already household names: Oxbridge and the Ivy...

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IRELAND & UK

Top 8 Most Improved Universities on the Complete University Guide

Top 8 Most Improved Universities on the Complete University Guide

ACCORDING to the Complete University Guide 2018 (CUG) there has been quite a shift within the university rankings, with many institutions improving significantly since last year’s classifications. Below, we take a...

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10 of the Most Beautiful Universities in the UK

10 of the Most Beautiful Universities in the UK

WHEN talking about universities in the UK, everybody considers information such as international rankings, job prospects and student satisfaction. However, British universities are also famous for their beautiful and ancient...

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From Brazil to Edinburgh: Help with Planning My Move

From Brazil to Edinburgh: Help with Planning My Move

ONE of the things I liked most about Napier, even before the start of the academic year, was their International Student Ambassador programme. Thanks to that, I had contact with a Brazilian student who gave me valuable information...

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LATIN AMERICA

From Brazil to Edinburgh: Help with Planning My Move

From Brazil to Edinburgh: Help with Planning My Move

ONE of the things I liked most about Napier, even before the start of the academic year, was their International Student Ambassador programme. Thanks to that, I had contact with a Brazilian student who gave me valuable information...

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Scholarships for Mexican Students in the USA

Scholarships for Mexican Students in the USA

SCHOLARSHIPS are not only helpful financial tools for university students studying abroad, they are also ways that universities attract a diversity of students and professors from all over the world and encourage bridge...

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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...

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TURKEY

10 Good Reasons to Study in Turkey

10 Good Reasons to Study in Turkey

TURKEY has traditionally been a popular study abroad destination with many prestigious universities and courses to choose from. Below we have outlined our favourite reasons to study in Turkey:  1. It is multicultural Turkey...

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Top Tips on Applying to Study Abroad

Top Tips on Applying to Study Abroad

BEING from Nicaragua, a Latin American country right in the middle of America, has never been so challenging when it comes to applying for scholarships on the other side of the world. I have to be honest, it is not easy....

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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...

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