5 best student cities in the UK

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5 best student cities in the UK

By on 01/10/2017

Becoming a university student is hard work. First, you need to find the right major at the perfect school. Then you have to find a cool neighborhood [...]

Best of 2016: Our most popular articles

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Best of 2016: Our most popular articles

By on 12/20/2016

I think we can all agree that 2016 was a challenging year, but there were a few bright spots. Like the more than 150 articles that our writers [...]

6 things you need to know about studying in the UK

By on 11/22/2016

Thinking of studying at a university in the UK? Good on you! There’s never a dull moment at a British university thanks to fantastic campus activities and world-famous student nightlife – some of the [...]

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10 benefits of studying abroad for a longer time

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10 benefits of studying abroad for a longer time

By on 11/04/2016

Learning a new language abroad is one of the most rewarding things you can do: it's great for your brain (yes, being bilingual really is better), [...]

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How to convince your parents to let you study abroad

By on 10/23/2016

Here’s the good news: Studying abroad is the ultimate investment in your future. And here’s the not-so-good news: It’s an investment that happens far [...]

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8 things you should know before moving to London

By on 10/16/2016

So you’ve made up your mind: you're moving to London, one of the world’s most exciting and interesting cities. Whether your move is imminent or just a [...]

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10 destinations to visit before you turn 30

By on 09/18/2016

When you’re young, it’s easy to drop everything and jet off to explore the world, and if you’re studying, there’s no better use for your (long) [...]

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10 best places to study in Europe

By on 09/11/2016

Deciding where to study can be one of life’s most difficult decisions and it’s also one of the most important. Thinking about where you want to settle [...]

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20 signs you’ve made a friend for life

By on 08/21/2016

Good friends make fantastic memories, but the best kind of friends are the ones with whom you have an unspoken agreement to laugh together for the [...]

Back to school: 10 ways to make it less painful

By on 08/16/2016

In this day and age, a lot of people wonder why we still even go to school or university when everything has become readily available to us at the click of a button. Need to know when man first landed [...]

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9 signs that you're ready to study abroad

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9 signs that you’re ready to study abroad

By on 08/12/2016

Studying abroad is an essential part of learning a new language (properly), but how do you know you’re ready to jump on a plane to start an adventure [...]

Dropped out of uni, now what? 10 things to do to rebound

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Dropped out of uni, now what? 10 things to do to rebound

By on 08/07/2016

You were all ready to be university’s boss. Things started out well - but then, the unthinkable happened and now you’re back at square one. Whether [...]

How to travel on a budget: Our 9 best tips

By on 07/31/2016

Exploring exotic places doesn’t have to cost a fortune and you certainly don’t need to win the lottery to travel the world – not if you know how to watch your pennies. We’ve complied some tried and [...]

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More questions every first-time study abroad student has

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More questions every first-time study abroad student has

By on 06/10/2016

Hooray, you arrived at your destination! We hope that everything went smoothly and your new home away from home is as awesome as you imagined it would [...]