Myths About Studying Abroad
Myths About Studying Abroad – There are many misconceptions about studying abroad that discourage students. They mistakenly believe that living and studying abroad is a luxury that they cannot afford. This episode busts a few myths about studying abroad. People think studying abroad is expensive. The cost varies depending on the type of the program/degree, the location, the length of stay and the university ranking. Funding options like scholarships & grants and working part-time can help reduce costs. It is also a myth that universities do not accept foreign students easily. It is important to apply to universities according to your profile. Most students who meet the minimum qualifications and complete the application process on time are accepted into universities. Many people also think that it is necessary to speak a second language, but it is not compulsory unless the course demands it or if you are studying abroad in a non-English speaking country. Foreign countries are unsafe for women are another myth, but it is important to be aware, understand the area you are staying in and also know the laws of the host country. Many people also feel that it is difficult to get a job that gives adequate returns on investment. But companies are always keen on recruiting people who are competent, hard-working, can adjust and do well in multi-cultural environments.
GRE/GMAT as we all know is a standardized test taken by prospective students as a part of their application for Masters Courses in Business, Management and MBA. The Universities use these test scores to assess an applicant’s potential.
Choosing the right university to study abroad has always been a question with many different answers. Like earlier, we had discussed few points that need to be considered while making a university choice, but now we will guide you on how to choose the right university to study abroad and what other factors need to be taken under consideration.
IELTS (International English Language Testing System) is a language proficiency test given to individuals interested to work & study abroad where English is the primary language. In the previous article we discussed about myths & facts of English Proficiency exams.
With numerous course options to study abroad, why are we still confused about what course to select? Selecting a top/trending course to study abroad is something that all of us want, but while choosing a top course, you need to plan a proper career path.
In the previous article, we discussed study abroad myths and facts; now it’s time to discuss the entrance exams we need to take to study abroad.
After two years of the pandemic halt, we are now coming back to our routine, adapting to the ‘new normal’ and students are now free to travel to other countries following covid-19 regulations.
We have many questions about What, How & When to study abroad and make assumptions about it as well. No one ever said that studying abroad will be easy, it’s just about challenging yourself with unfamiliar situations.
Covid-19 has affected everyone but with increase in the number of cases everything is unpredictable. Given the current scenario, many international students are finding it difficult on how to face these challenges that has affected the education sector. In this…
Explore Study Abroad Options After Exam Cancellation – Postponed Exam – Needless to say, even if the exams have been cancelled or postponed, we need to keep ourselves updated and plan about what’s next? Those who planned or were considering to study abroad especially, need to start planning. For …
Study Abroad in Sweden-In this episode Ms.Suchitra Surve talks on Sweden as a destination for studying abroad. Sweden is one of the largest country in Northern Europe, the third-largest country in the European Union and the fifth largest country in Europe by area. The..
In this episode Ms. Suchitra Surve talks Study Abroad in Norway. Norway is a Scandinavian country encompassing mountains, glaciers and deep coastal fjords. Oslo, the capital, is the city of green spaces and museums. The country shares a long eastern border with…
In this episode Ms. Suchitra Surve talks on Denmark as a destination for studying abroad. Denmark is a Nordic country in the northern Europe. It consists of the largest island of Zealand, Funen and Lolland-Falster and 429 other named islands between the North Sea