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Learning Languages like an Expert

Knowing more than one language is always good for your career, especially if you are working in healthcare—but not everyone is good at picking up foreign languages! If you are one of those who struggle with languages, how can you do something different to make the process of picking up a new tongue easier? Languages…



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Good news for Nurses who wish to work in the UK!

Starting 1st November 2017, the Occupational English Test(OET), an English language test designed specifically for healthcare professionals, will be accepted by the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) for overseas-trained nurses and midwives. This test proves their level of English proficiency for registration in the UK. It is profession specific, which proves to be advantageous to…



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New English standards for Overseas Students

Education Minister Simon Birmingham has announced that foreign students must upscale their English skills to study in Australian universities and colleges from next year. More than 150,000 international students who come to Australia every year will have to pass new English language exams and undergo at least 20 hours of face-to-face teaching a week in…



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Battling Homesickness Abroad

If you have chosen to study abroad, then it’s a given that at some point you are going to be miserably homesick. Every student goes through it—and this means that if all the other students have dealt with it successfully, so can you. Reassure yourself with the fact that however bad it may seem right…



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Benefits and Risks of doing an MBBS abroad

An MBBS degree continues to be one of the most sought-after degrees in India, but with the increasing competition for medical seats in the country, more students are now looking to study MBBS abroad. We take a look at the various options available for undertaking an MBBS degree overseas. As per data from the National…



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Best Colleges for your Money

So, when a US education is so expensive, what are the factors that need to be weighed in when making the right choice? A recent ranking by MONEY ( http://time.com/money/4846024/best-colleges-for-your-money-2017/) looked at factors such as educational quality, alumni success and cost of education. They rated the top 10 colleges as below: 10. Harvard University: With…



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How to Make the Most of Your Study Abroad Experience

Studying abroad is certainly a life-changing experience, and offers many valuable learning opportunities – not just in academics, but also in various life skills! Here’s how you should get the most out of your study abroad trip. Organise before you leave! Don’t leave your paperwork till the last minute. Keep all the valuable documents in…



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Top 5 Universities in Australia

Australia is fast becoming a highly preferred destination for international students; as it offers a value-based educational experience that truly encourages students to develop their creative and thinking capabilities. An Australian degree at undergraduate or postgraduate levels is globally accepted at other leading international universities, and students who have been educated in Australia are held…