Study In US & Canada

Has the time finally come for that much desired tiki tour of New Zealand and/or Australia? Here’s everything that you need to know before you embark on your Ozzie/Kiwi Gap Yah… Visas To spend part of your gap year in Australia, you’ll need to apply for an Electronic Travel Authority (ETA) or a working holiday […]

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Sponsored by IE University Already planning where you’ll go on holiday next year? Love meeting people from other cultures, and have a knack for languages? Instead of waiting until after university to gain international experience, why not make the jump now? There’ll never be a better time to travel than while you’re still (relatively) commitment-free […]

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Although none of the institutions listed below can lay claim to being the oldest universities in the world, two date back to the 17th century, and all of these historic US universities date back to before the American Revolution commenced in 1765. Six of the universities below are also members of the prestigious Ivy League, […]

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Home to two world-leading universities and a further eight ranked within the QS World University Rankings® 2014/15, the US state of Massachusetts is a true hub of higher education, featuring eclectic university towns and forward-looking yet historical metropolises. The state capital, Boston, took sixth place in this year’s QS Best Student Cities ranking, rising two […]

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While the US remains the world’s most popular destination for international students, it’s also among the most expensive choices. But while the headline costs of studying in the US may be daunting, often involving a string of five-digit numbers, it’s worth checking all the facts on fees and funding options before you make up your […]

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If you’re not familiar with the US university system, things can get a little confusing, particularly when it comes to working out how much your studies are likely to cost. Here’s a quick overview of the main different types of university you can expect to encounter in the US. For more information about studying in […]

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With the Grand Prairie and Mississippi to the east, and the cowboy country of Texas to the west,Arkansas is a paradise for explorers, nature-lovers and those simply seeking a break from the fast pace of urban life. Nicknamed ‘The Natural State’, Arkansas is saturated with forests, national parks, prairies, hot springs, mountains, valleys, rivers and […]

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Who better to share advice on scholarship applications than students who’ve already successfully applied for funding? With this in mind, we asked some of this year’s QS Scholarship winners to share their top tips when finding and applying for scholarships. Here’s what they said… 1. Apply as early as possible. This is one of those […]

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