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3 Tips for Parents of ESL Students

| October 11, 2011 | 0 Comments

Education systems differ internationally and though there are many theories of what is the “right” or “wrong” way to teach, there can be quite a severe culture shock when students first come to a new country and become involved with education and a new way of living. Students need support from their parents as much […]

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Short Term Student Accommodation As An International Student

| October 11, 2011 | 1 Comment

Short Term Student Accommodation As An International Student Moving to a new country to study can be a very daunting experience, let alone trying to find short term student accommodation as an international student. Many students struggle with leaving home to study even while remaining in the same country, and moving to an entirely different […]

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How to Write an Excellent CV

| October 10, 2011 | 1 Comment

Writing a good CV is essential as you move towards the career of your choice. The job market is competitive and having a thoughtfully prepared CV can really help you to make a good impression on potential employers.

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How to Prepare for an Interview

| October 9, 2011 | 1 Comment

After submitting the perfect CV to a potential employer, the waiting game begins. If you are contacted and invited to interview, you know you have already made it over the first hurdle. To get the job however, you will need to impress and convince your interview panel.

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Constraints for International ESL Students

| October 9, 2011 | 0 Comments

Studying at a university or college where the first language is not your own can provide some serious challenges for a student. ESL (English as a second language) students may find the coursework much more demanding than if they were working in their own language, though this will depend on their confidence and previous experience […]

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Am I Eligible for Student Finance?

Am I Eligible for Student Finance?

| October 4, 2011 | 0 Comments

Am I Eligible for Student Finance? International Student Guide One of the major things student should ask, am I eligible for student finance?  Student worry if they are able to afford their living expenses as they are moving away from home.  This includes educational materials and books, students have to consider rent, food, travel, and […]

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Balancing Your University Project and a Part-Time Job

| October 2, 2011 | 0 Comments

If you are concerned about finding the right balance between your university studies and working at a part-time job which allows you to make some money so that you can pay your bills, you are not alone; this is something that a large percentage of students are concerned about.  Money is one of the major […]

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