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5 Tips to Help You Learn a New Language - Kara Masterson

“5 Tips to Help You Learn a New Language - Kara Masterson”

Learning a new language can be one of the most rewarding, interesting and useful things you can do in life. However, many people never begin learning the language they've always wanted to speak because learning a new language seems like an insurmountable challenge. Luckily, there are some simple way… read more


Reflections on Studying Abroad - Karin Brauner

“Reflections on Studying Abroad - Karin Brauner”

First Experiences of Studying Abroad in the USA Experiencing student life from different cultures has been really gratifying and eye-opening for me. My first experience of “studying abroad” was an unofficial exchange programme to Morgantown, Kentucky. My dad knew a lady that did voluntary medic… read more


The SQ3R Reading Method - Revision Tips - Dr. Ntamu Blessing Agbo

“The SQ3R Reading Method - Revision Tips - Dr. Ntamu Blessing Agbo”

In order to ensure proper encoding and storage of information encountered, reciting or rewriting in your own words makes information easily retrievable. Emphasis on the element of recitation accounts for my preference and recommendation of the SQ3R reading method by Robinson (1946). SQ3R stands for… read more


Tips and Strategies For Starting Your Own Business - Lana Hawkins

“Tips and Strategies For Starting Your Own Business - Lana Hawkins”

Many people dream of being their own boss. Some of them aspire to earn the paycheck from the comfort of their home, while others prefer the good old office. Being ambitious is fine, but what makes or breaks business endeavors is a capability to plan ahead. Ideas that are not based on a thorough rese… read more


5 Factors that Affect the Quality of Revision - Dr. Ntamu Blessing Agbo

“5 Factors that Affect the Quality of Revision - Dr. Ntamu Blessing Agbo”

Revision is an important part of learning, reinforcing information taught or read previously to solidify your understanding of a topic or subject. Even if one studies using the right methodology his success could be hindered by the following factors: 1. State of Health Healthy food and drink wil… read more


5 Reasons to Study for a Masters Degree

“5 Reasons to Study for a Masters Degree”

Perhaps you’re in the final year of your undergraduate studies and considering your options; perhaps you’ve left university and got your foot in the door of an industry, but you would like to further qualify yourself and progress rapidly in your career. Or, quite simply, you’ll miss being in e… read more


5 Things Every Student Wished They Knew Before Starting Their MBA - Kara Masterson

“5 Things Every Student Wished They Knew Before Starting Their MBA - Kara Masterson”

The journey toward an MBA can be difficult and challenging. It is often paved with frustration and setbacks. And while many students struggle, others seem to succeed with minimal stress. So, what is the difference? The key is to understand and avoid certain mistakes. The best way to do that is to fo… read more


Change for the Better: 4 Degrees to Help Transform Our World - Anica Oaks

“Change for the Better: 4 Degrees to Help Transform Our World - Anica Oaks”

In an ever-changing world, there are countless opportunities for one person to make a difference. These differences are often minor changes, but they can sometimes be as revolutionary as penicillin was with regards to improving medicine. It's next to impossible to predict what the next big change w… read more


How Enlisting in the Military Can Help With Your College Education - Lizzie Weakley

“How Enlisting in the Military Can Help With Your College Education - Lizzie Weakley”

While many are aware that one benefit of military service is assistance in paying for college, there are some additional educational benefits not as widely known. Here is a look at the latest version of the GI Bill as well as some lesser-known educational benefits. The Post-9/11 GI Bill The Post-9… read more


Reasons Why Nursing Is One of the Most Rewarding Careers

“Reasons Why Nursing Is One of the Most Rewarding Careers”

If you are interested in starting a rewarding career in the healthcare field, then you should consider becoming a nurse. Even though nursing can be a challenging career, it offers many benefits. Below is a list of ways you can benefit from having a career in nursing: Industry Demand Many people ar… read more


Five Degrees You Should Consider If You Enjoy Leading And Inspiring Others - Anita Ginsburg

“Five Degrees You Should Consider If You Enjoy Leading And Inspiring Others - Anita Ginsburg”

Inspiration is the spark that gives birth to brilliance. Almost every great discovery, advancement and achievement started with such a spark. That's why leading and inspiring others can be just as rewarding as making your own discoveries. Let's explore five degrees you should consider if you enjoy l… read more


Making the Case for a Degree in Massage Therapy - Anica Oaks

“Making the Case for a Degree in Massage Therapy - Anica Oaks”

A degree in massage therapy can prepare you for a rewarding career where you can truly help people. Massage has been getting more and more popular in recent years. This has created the demand for more people who are skilled at massage therapy. Whether you want to work for someone or set up your own … read more


5 Degree Options Every Prospective Student Should Know - Rachelle Wilber

“5 Degree Options Every Prospective Student Should Know - Rachelle Wilber”

If you are ready to go to college, or even considering the possibility, it's a good idea to research many possible majors. When doing this, you should take into account your own interests as well as job prospects. Today you have a wide range of choices, whether you want to attend college in the trad… read more


4 Top Degrees That Will Help You Refine Your Leadership Skills - Anita Ginsburg

“4 Top Degrees That Will Help You Refine Your Leadership Skills - Anita Ginsburg”

Effective leadership skills are highly valued by employers. It is essential to have these skills in the professional world in order to influence, take charge and build respect within the workplace. Leadership is crucial when it comes to meeting organizational goals. Becoming a powerful leader is not… read more


Why More International Students Are Interested in the ACT Now

“Why More International Students Are Interested in the ACT Now”

Although in the U.S. more students take the ACT than take the SAT, globally this is not the case. Far more international students take the latter test and there are far more SAT test centers in the world than ACT centers, making it the more convenient test for many international students. But the S… read more


Amazing Examples of Modern Architecture in Australia

“Amazing Examples of Modern Architecture in Australia”

Modern Australian architecture reflects innovative ideas regarding the use of old materials, new materials, new spaces, and new functionalities. The buildings are no longer made of concrete and stone. People seek transparency and lightness, so steel and glass come to the scene. In terms of functiona… read more


Dorm Life Made Easy: 4 Keys to Getting Along with Roommates - Anica Oaks

“Dorm Life Made Easy: 4 Keys to Getting Along with Roommates - Anica Oaks”

Maintaining a strong relationship with roommates can be quite the challenge. There are plenty of people who can attest to being friends first and then becoming roommates. Roommate situations can definitely ruin friendships. Whether or not people are friends from the start, there are a few things to … read more


An Interview With...A Freelance Musician - Michaela Wylde

“An Interview With...A Freelance Musician - Michaela Wylde”

Earlier this month i-studentglobal spoke to professional freelance musician Michaela Wylde about her music career, university education and aspirations. Michaela studied a BMus in Music at Bangor University, Wales. Did you always want to work as a musician? I have always loved music and performing… read more


A Day In The Life Of....A GP

“A Day In The Life Of....A GP”

In December 2015 i-studentglobal spoke to a number of healthcare professionals to find out a bit more about their daily working lives. We chatted with Dr Shujeebur Rahman an NHS General Practicioner living in Brighton, Uniterd Kingdom. Shujeebur studied Medicine at University of Liverpool and has be… read more


Being Ill Away From Home - Sarah Karpati

“Being Ill Away From Home - Sarah Karpati”

Sniffles, coughs & wheezes and any other diseases Freshers-flu. It isn’t a myth as most people will have found out by now and it will creep up even on the toughest of immune systems. And not only does it occur during Freshers, no, colds and flu-like disease seem to be an ever present problem … read more


Living on Campus: How to Make Dorm Life an Enjoyable Experience - Anica Oaks

“Living on Campus: How to Make Dorm Life an Enjoyable Experience - Anica Oaks”

College life is an opportunity that helps to define a student's personality, interests and motivations. When you live in a dorm, you'll have to learn to work with others, respect the schedules of other students and learn how to manage your obligations and responsibilities. It's best to avoid living … read more


Six Classes You Should Consider If You Haven't Decided A Career Path Yet - Anita Ginsburg

“Six Classes You Should Consider If You Haven't Decided A Career Path Yet - Anita Ginsburg”

Many people begin college as an undeclared major or take a break from education before beginning college to discover the right career for them. Some people consider enrolling in college or taking a few classes even if they have worked in a specific field for years. People of all ages and backgrounds… read more


Glass Ceilings: Five Famous Women in Engineering - Brooke Chaplan

“Glass Ceilings: Five Famous Women in Engineering - Brooke Chaplan”

In modern Western culture, any girl can grow up to fulfil her dream of becoming an engineer. Thousands of universities offer degrees in any engineering specialty a girl could want, from mechanical to electrical. Even online schools are getting in on this lucrative degree by offering masters in engin… read more


Design For Life: 5 Career Tips For International Arts Students

“Design For Life: 5 Career Tips For International Arts Students”

Charles Runacres, principal at Bellerbys Oxford There is a common misconception that STEM subjects are for serious-minded, career-centric students and ‘creative’ subjects are for hobbyists destined to become HR professionals or management consultants. Thankfully, as global creative economies … read more


Why Study Here - Pick of the Day

“Why Study Here - Pick of the Day”

Introducing Pick of the Day We are proud to announce a brand new section on our sister site, Why Study Here - and it's called Pick of the Day! Why Study Here? For those who haven't visited Why Study Here before, the idea is simple: we offer prospective students information about studying abroad a… read more

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IELTS vs TOEFL: which is better?

“IELTS vs TOEFL: which is better?”

If you are applying to university in an English speaking country and English is not your first language, your institution may require you to take a standardised test. There are two main English language tests widely used around the world, IELTS and TOEFL; but which one is better?We look a… read more


Top 6 Essential Traits of Great Doctors

“Top 6 Essential Traits of Great Doctors”

If you're considering studying medicine, you need to know that you are going to be the best doctor you can be. We've compiled this list of six essential traits you will need to be a great doctor to help you to see if you are you cut out to study medicine! This is by no means all that you will n… read more