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Study abroad: Latest News

Keep up-to-date with the latest news affecting international students abroad. This way, you won’t miss out on something vital or get caught out.

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Top online courses and universities

Online learning has shown considerable growth over the last decade, but there has been particularly high demand in 2020 as a result of the coronavirus outbreak. With the use of technology and the expertise of academics, online learning is a great option for anyone wanting to study from their home country or are looking to gain qualifications alongside other commitments.   Here, we’ve listed online bachelor’s, master’s, graduate diplomas and short courses to give you an


QS World University Rankings 2021: Top universities rated

The annual QS World University Rankings have been revealed for 2021. The rakings evaluate over 5,000 universities from around the globe and then a list of the top 1,000 is compiled. We delve a little deeper into this year’s movers and shakers, the institutions to watch, and the performance of different regions. We also give you a bit of an idea of how the rankings are put together and how universities are judged.   First prize went to The Massachusetts Institute for


A boost for international students and online learning

2020 has certainly been an unprecedented year with the lives of international students changing radically and the need to get used to new ways of living and studying. From changes in travel plans to online learning, international students have largely remained positive about the prospects for the academic year and are committed to keeping their plans and personal development on track. New opportunities have also emerged in the midst of the challenges posed by the global coronavirus


Tools to help you stay connected during coronavirus

One of the challenges of coronavirus is the lack of interaction that lockdown and social distancing creates. However, no matter how far you are from the people you miss, there are several ways of staying connected during this time. We’ve taken a look at some of the most popular platforms for socializing, as well as some more alternative ways of connecting to help you through this pandemic.   Video platforms If you’ve been attending online lectures you might already

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