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Study Abroad Scholarships & Grants to Apply For Now

If you’re like most of us, you would find yourself cringing at the cost of an overseas study program! With the rising fees of tuition and living, scholarships are like manna from heaven for the aspiring student.  Studying abroad is an expensive proposition indeed, but the benefits that you will get far outweigh the costs…



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Benefits of Studying Abroad vs Studying in India

Are you at that point in life where you must make a decision about your future studies, and are not sure whether to study abroad or in your own country? Many students ask themselves this question, and it can be confusing indeed. Studying abroad means leaving your comfort zone and stepping into the unknown. You…



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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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Studying Abroad Without Breaking the Bank

As any overseas student will tell you, one of the most difficult things about studying abroad is managing your finances. Not only do you have to cope with a new financial system and foreign currency, you may have to live on a shoestring budget as studying abroad is never a cheap undertaking. We have spoken…



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IRELAND WILL BE PROVIDING INCREASED BED SPACES FOR UNIVERSITY STUDENTS

In an endeavour to curtail the country’s massive deficits in the numbers of available bed spaces for university students, Ireland’s Ministers for Education and Skills, Higher Education and Housing and Urban Renewal have implemented a National Student Accommodation Strategy. Plans are on to increase the number of purpose built student accommodation beds in Ireland by 63%,…



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Study Abroad Pre-departure Checklist

Studying abroad is an exciting experience, but if you aren’t adequately prepared you may find that you are in for too much unwanted excitement! Prepare well ahead of time, and get set to have the adventure of a lifetime. We bring you a handy check-list and some tips to ensure that your transition abroad is…



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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…