Studying abroad

Everything about studying abroad: education system and university programs in different countries of the world

How Much Does Studying in the U.S. Cost?

By | April 18th, 2014|Categories: Education, Studying abroad|Tags: |

Cost of studying in US Nowadays, there are lots of articles where you may read rather frightening information about the cost of studying in the USA. But that is how it looks from the first sight. Do not be afraid of having a look at it more deeply. The average cost is around US$ 29000 per year but everything depends on the university itself and the qualification you want to get. Moreover, you should keep in mind that the accommodation will be around $ 7000, food – $ 5500, books and other resources – $ 850 and, of course, there will be other expenses. Total sum is approximately $ 60000. […]

4 Unusual Scholarships for the College Bound

By | September 11th, 2012|Categories: Education, Studying abroad, Tips for Students, Weird & Unbelievable Facts|Tags: , , |

College can be terribly expensive—there is no denying that. But the cost shouldn’t stop you from pursuing your dreams and getting the education you deserve. If you’re really concerned about finances then scholarships are the route you should take—they can help pay partial or even your entire tuition, depending on the amount of award money you earn. However, some students are too shy to apply to academic-based scholarships. That’s ok too, because there are tons of scholarships that are offered for “unusual” reasons. To learn more, continue reading below. […]

Getting a second bachelor degree in Germany

By | January 5th, 2012|Categories: Education, Studying abroad|Tags: |

Germany is a country of universities, some of which are centuries old. The universities of Tübingen, Freiburg, Heidelberg, Jena, Marburg, Göttingen have a significant advantage compared with other European universities: training fees in Germany don’t exceed € 600 per semester and are often reduced up to € 150 of administrative fee. To study in Germany you don’t need to invest “a fortune” but you have to arrange it properly and put some effort. First of all, you have to learn German. Preparing for the entrance test takes about 900 hours. It means that you have to dedicate to language lessons 270 minutes (6 academical hours) […]

Swiss Diploma is a key to a successful career in the hospitality industry

By | January 2nd, 2012|Categories: Education, Studying abroad|Tags: |

Switzerland is considered a pioneer in the field of hotel, tourism and restaurant management, and the majority of top managers in this area were trained in Swiss universities. One them is IHTTI (International Hotel and Tourism Training Institute) of Neuchâtel, a lively university town located near the Neuchâtel Lake at the foot of the mountains. The secret of success of the IHTTI is its connection with the former hotel EUROTEL, one of the most famous hotels in Neuchatel. As a part of their training all students make their internship in all the hotel services. […]

Higher Education in Italy

By | December 30th, 2011|Categories: Education, Studying abroad|

Each year the Italian Ministry of Education establishes a number of quotas for foreigners in the universities of Italy. First of all, foreign students have the right to enter the course Laurea Triennale (bachelor’s degree), to be given a degree of the 1st level. The basic requirements for entry to this course are 12 years of school education and knowledge of Italian, that is checked by interview. Laura Triennale lasts 3years and is equivalent to 180 credits. In Italy the […]

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