Funding Graduate Study in North America

For many students a scholarship to study in the US or Canada at graduate level is the Holy Grail. However, for most, finding a scholarship isn’t going to be plain sailing. If it was, everyone would have one! Let’s consider the bigger picture and the options available. OECD statistics show that in the US over […]

Inspiring Quotes On Life, Liberty, And The Pursuit Of Happiness From Every US President

Source by businessinsider   George Washington                                           1789-1797 “Associate yourself with men of good quality if you esteem your own reputation; for ’tis better to be alone than in bad company.” John Adams       […]

Top Universities for Social Sciences & Management 2015/16

Want to study a social sciences or management subject at one of the world’s leading universities in the field? The QS World University Rankings by Faculty highlights the world’s top universities in five major subject areas: arts & humanities, engineering & technology, life sciences & medicine, natural sciences, and social sciences & management. These rankings […]

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Graduate Fashion Jobs: Top Six Traits Employers Look For

Graduate fashion jobs are notoriously few and far between, but you shouldn’t let this deter you. Make sure you understand some of the key differentiators for recruiters and employers today, and slowly build your way up. Here are the top six traits you need to start your dream career in fashion: This article is sponsored […]

Brain Food for Students – Infographic

  Whether you’re preparing for exams or just trying to keep your brain functioning at its best throughout the ups and downs of university life, check out these 10 essential brain foods. From a healthy breakfast to guilt-free snacks and feel-good brain boosters, these 10 foods will see you through even the toughest of revision […]

Scholarships for Minority Women

  With many organizations and foundations aiming to widen access to higher education, a growing number of scholarships for minority women are becoming available to help fund women from various backgrounds the world over. Below is a list of a number of scholarships for minority women, including scholarships for Hispanic women, scholarships for African women, scholarships for single mothers and scholarships for […]

McGill University or University of Toronto?

  If you want to study in Canada at one of the best universities in the world, your top choices will almost certainly include McGill University and the University of Toronto. These are the two top universities in Canada, ranked 24th and 34th in the world, according to the QS World University Rankings®2015/16. Of course, there’s much more to the Canadian higher education system […]

Seven Ways Studying Abroad Can Do Wonders for Your Future

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 […]

Seven Ways to Fund a Gap Year

Research shows that 63% of HR professionals believe that gap years spent volunteering or working can be differentiators. It’s not difficult to see why. Taking a gap year has the potential to improve your brainpower and, if done right, your job prospects. While not all gap years are equal, a wisely spent gap year – […]

Top Universities for Physics & Astronomy in 2016

  The QS World University Rankings by Subject includes a ranking of the top 400 universities in the world for physics and astronomy, based on a methodology which considers academic reputation, employer reputation and research impact. Read on to view the top 10 in this field and get an overview of the best physics schools in each […]

Five Reasons Agriculture Courses are Trending Right Now

If you’re hoping to become an agricultural development whizz and take over the family farming business, or if you’d like to work in food supply, then you might consider studying agriculture at university. The subject has been gaining momentum over recent years, with enrolment in agriculture courses continuing to rise and a growing demand worldwide for new […]

Six Business Trends Taking New York City by Storm

Sponsored by emlyon business school. SmartAsset, Pareup, Ultimate4trading, PayPerks: do any of these brands ring a bell? If not, don’t worry; we’ll get you up to speed in no time, with these six business trends that you need to watch out for this year. From fintech to food tech, here’s a complete breakdown of six […]

Top Electrical Engineering Schools in 2016

  The QS World University Rankings by Subject includes an electrical engineering ranking, which features 300 of the world’s top universities in this field. Read on for the top 10 table and an overview of the world’s top electrical engineering universities in different regions, or click here to view the full results. Top 10 Electrical […]