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Why Does Finland Have One of the World's Best Education Systems?
September 21, 2018
Always a top finisher on rankings of the world’s best higher education systems, Finland was recently declared to be “a miracle of education” by the World Bank. On Universitas 21’s assessment of the world’s top universities, meanwhile, Finland claimed top spot when levels of GDP per capita were taken into account -- scoring well above expectations given its income level. So what makes Finland so special? Here’s a closer look. All of which begs the question: What makes Finland so special? Here’s a closer look.

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Seven Countries With Names that Will Surprise You
September 6, 2018
Guess what? You have probably been calling these countries by the wrong name for a long time. It's time to fix it. Let's take a closer look at seven countries whose names will surprise you.

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Five Financial Rules To Know When Moving Abroad to Study
August 23, 2018
The prospect of moving abroad is a thrilling one. However, relocating is about much more than doing new things and meeting new people. The reality is that moving abroad also involves less romantic -- but extremely important -- aspects. At the top of that list? Attending to your finances. Read on fo...

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Why US Students Should Think About Studying in Canada
June 28, 2018
Like geese, US high school graduates are flocking to Canada in record numbers. Why? According to the Canadian embassy in Washington, D.C., an estimated 10,000 Americans are pursuing degrees in Canada, up from about 3,500 10 years ago. Let's take a closer look at five reasons why US students should ...

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How to Prep Your Smartphone for Your Study Abroad
May 14, 2018
If you're getting ready to study abroad, there's one thing you don't want to forget. No, it's not your toothbrush. It's your smartphone. Let's take a closer look at five strategies for preparing yourself--and your smartphone--for your study abroad journey.

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Why Study Big Data Management in Ireland
April 30, 2018
Big data management has become an invaluable process for today’s biggest and most ambitious businesses, government agencies, and other organizations. Where should you study big data management? Read on to learn about one country that's at the forefront of this growing field.

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Afraid Of Flying? Five Ways to Overcome Your Fears
April 5, 2018
If you’re afraid of flying, you’re far from alone. In fact, according to FlyFright, nearly a third of Americans are either anxious about flying or afraid to fly. The good news? You don’t have to let these fears prevent you from pursuing your desire to study abroad or to travel the world. Read ...

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Studying Abroad? Don't Miss These Holiday Destinations
February 22, 2018
Studying abroad means the opportunity to discover an entirely new environment. But why limit yourself to just one? Depending on where you’re studying, many interesting places, cultures, and people are just a hop, skip or jump away. Read on for a roundup of magnificent places to visit from wherever...

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Five Tips for Returning Home
April 14, 2016
As they say, all good things must come to an end. And for many international students, the hardest part of a study-abroad adventure is the return home. You probably spent a lot of time planning and preparing for your trip abroad, but have you taken the time to anticipate the challenges of leaving yo...

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Why You Should Study in Multiple Countries
April 7, 2016
Traditionally, a student who decided to study abroad would spend a semester or year studying in a foreign country and then return home to finish their degree. But the academic world has become more global, and employment is increasingly international. So why limit yourself to a short-term study abro...

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December 11, 2018

Alibaba's founder, Jack Ma, is planning for the future. Top on his list? Education. Let's take a closer look.


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December 6, 2018

The Australian government has asked Robert French, a former chief justice of the high court, to review the state of freedom of speech on its higher ed...