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Applying for CHED Scholarship 2020

Funded by the Filipino Government, CHED Scholarship Scheme was established to provided funding to talented students; however, this news might disappoint the majority of our readers since CHED Scholarship is only for Filipino citizens. Yes, that's right, I thought you might need to hear this bad news first since Filipino citizenship is one of the eligibility requirements for this government scholarship. If you are from the Phillippines, then you are can continue to read on, but if you are an international student whose origin is not of the Phillippines, then please visit our homepage for updated scholarship posts. Eligibility Requirements of [...]

Applying for CHED Scholarship 2020 2020-04-01T08:01:04+09:00

University of Freiburg Tuition and Scholarships 2020

Located in the ancient sites of Germany, the University of Freiburg is one of many institutions for higher education. Even though most universities all over the world are known for their expensive tuition, people of Europe enjoy a special benefit that most people never get to experience. Due to its high emphasis on education and literacy, most institutions in Europe practice free tuition for all incoming students, including the University of Freiburg. Until 2017, the University of Freiburg only required a small amount of educational fees from international students, but now, it upped its prices just for international students. Before we [...]

University of Freiburg Tuition and Scholarships 2020 2020-03-17T09:38:55+09:00

Turkey Government Scholarships for International Students (Fully Funded)

Government Scholarships in Turkey is currently being offered to international students. This initiative was started by the government of Turkey to bring qualified international scholars from all over the world to study in Turkey. This way, Turkey can be a step closer to being a more global country. This Turkey Government Scholarship is highly favored by international students because it has a lower bar than many other government scholarships such as Fulbright in the US and Vanier in Canada. Also, it has a very, very generous scholarships program for international students including one-year of language course! And last, it funds many [...]

Turkey Government Scholarships for International Students (Fully Funded) 2020-02-02T10:10:18+09:00

How to Apply For Universities in the US

Are you planning to study in the United States? As an international student, the application process can be quite overwhelming. Every U.S. university has specific standards when it comes to its admissions. Therefore, all applications must be made separately to the schools in which you are interested. You should also remember that you are competing with other students for limited spaces in those institutions. As such, before settling on two or three universities, make sure that you meet all the requirements. In this article, we will show you all you need to know about the process of applying for undergraduate and [...]

How to Apply For Universities in the US 2019-10-17T21:51:53+09:00

How to Apply for Harvard University Graduate Programs

Applying to Harvard University in a graduate program, whether that is a Master's or Ph.D. program, can be a difficult task. However, we will try our best to make this application process easier by listing what you should do step-by-step. If you are a US citizen or Permanent Resident, you can just ignore the part that applies to international students. But if you are an international student, you should additionally complete the parts that applies to international students. Applying for admissions as international students is essentially same as applying as a domestic student with few exceptions such as the language proficiency exam. In this section, [...]

How to Apply for Harvard University Graduate Programs 2019-09-06T14:56:21+09:00

How to Apply to Harvard University for Undergraduate Students

Applying to Harvard University for their undergraduate programs seems daunting, but it is actually not as hard as it seems. Although there are many steps in the application process, we will be discussing them step-by-step so that you will know what you will have to do to apply. Harvard University uses the Common Application. Common Application is basically what it sounds like. It is an application that is common for many universities in the US, and once you fill that out, you can use that common application to fill out your application. Before reading this article, I highly recommend you to [...]

How to Apply to Harvard University for Undergraduate Students 2019-09-06T14:34:40+09:00

Harvard MBA Scholarships for International Students 2020

Since going to a business school requires heavy fees, Harvard University has provided multiple ways to finance your education. These opportunities are available to students of any nations, but, according to the scholarship description, more consideration will go toward applicants of Lebanese descent.   Harvard University MBA Scholarship Since Harvard University is a prestigious and a popular university, the Harvard Business School is a great place to go to strengthen your career and establish your future goals. Because it is such a competitive place, there are scholarships that can help you cover some of the expenses of attending Harvard Business School. [...]

Harvard MBA Scholarships for International Students 2020 2020-01-17T08:56:18+09:00

133 Cheapest Universities for International Students

Most international students are often in need of financial aid, and, in order to cover that need, some universities have lowered their tuition costs. The cheapest universities for international students in the world will cover those universities who have lower tuition and those who also have great scholarships for international students. Some of the universities can have a lower tuition just because of their geographic location, and some can have a lower tuition because they can afford to offer a great education to international students. Let's get into all the universities in the world that offer affordable education.   Cheapest Universities [...]

133 Cheapest Universities for International Students 2020-02-24T11:20:06+09:00

Why Should International Students Attend Community College?

You've probably heard a lot of negativity about community college in recent years and how it compares to a more expensive education. While there are definitely some advantages to paying more for specific vocations - sometimes, those expensive college courses aren't all they're cracked up to be. In certain situations - a community college is the best choice, and it could be for you. In this article, we're going to look at four reasons why a community college education in USA beats an expensive one. This is especially true for international students wishing to study in the US without any scholarships. [...]

Why Should International Students Attend Community College? 2019-08-08T14:30:17+09:00

How to Study in USA without IELTS

Studying in the United States can be a very productive learning experience. You get to be familiar with a new culture while learning from some of the top schools globally. Studying abroad, even for as short as a year, can be a great benefit when sending out your resume. For international students, gaining entry to your chosen school may be difficult. The first hurdle students must overcome is a rather significant one. The language barrier can hinder you from learning – both inside the classroom and out. For one to live and truly immerse themselves in a new country, one must [...]

How to Study in USA without IELTS 2019-10-18T04:30:12+09:00

20+ Best Scholarships in USA for International Students

Did you ever want a great list of scholarships in USA for international students? If so, you have come to the right place. You will find here the most complete and thorough information. So, let's get started.   List of Scholarships in USA For International Students This is the good list to start with for your scholarships search in USA. They are in no particular order, but I tried to list the universities that you are familiar with first. You will find the scholarship link, eligible degrees, scholarship amount, and brief description for each. So, here you go!   Harvard University  [...]

20+ Best Scholarships in USA for International Students 2019-06-24T15:29:21+09:00

Stanford University Scholarships 2020 (Fully Funded)

Stanford University, which is considered to be one of the best universities in the world. is offering scholarships to international students. It is located in Stanford, California, which is located near Silicon Valley. This university was founded in 1885 by the Stanfords to commemorate their only child who died of a fever. The Stanfords were rich from the railroad industry and donated their money to found this excellent university. Stanford University has gained its prestige when Silicon Valley started to boom. When all the technological giants such as Facebook, Apple, Yahoo, Google, and IBM started to form in the Silicon Valley, [...]

Stanford University Scholarships 2020 (Fully Funded) 2020-01-20T11:30:17+09:00

Princeton University Scholarships 2020 (Fully Funded)

Princeton University scholarships are being offered to international students with high academic potential. These fully funded scholarships are offered to both the undergraduate and graduate students. Princeton University is known around the world for its excellence in academics. Founded in 1746, this university is the fourth oldest university in America and was one of nine colleges that were chartered before the American Revolution. Also, it is a member of Ivy League, the most prestigious group of universities that are located in America.    Princeton University Rankings The excellence in academics can be shown in its very high rankings. In the US, the [...]

Princeton University Scholarships 2020 (Fully Funded) 2020-01-20T11:32:53+09:00

Free Online Course: Applying to US University by University of Pennsylvania 

Do you want to learn about how to apply to US University as an international students? If so, you need to take advantage of the free course that University of Pennsylvania is providing! This course informs international students on how to apply to US University very thoroughly. Keep in mind that this only applies to prospective undergraduate students who have never attended college. If you want to transfer, some of this applies to you also. This is one of the best online courses for international students seeking admissions in a US University. Many of the international students have many misconceptions about American schools, [...]

Free Online Course: Applying to US University by University of Pennsylvania  2017-07-20T07:41:09+09:00

5 Best TOEFL Books to Boost Your Score Considerably 2020

  Do you want to waste your precious money by buying unhelpful books? Since there are literally dozens and dozens of books, it is hard to determine which are the best TOEFL books in the market. To help you choose the best TOEFL books, I will recommend some to boost your scores significantly. These books have helpful instructions for each section of the test and also includes TOEFL practice tests so you can be ready for the actual test. I have broken down this article into two types of books: books for test preparation and books for TOEFL practice tests. I hope that you [...]

5 Best TOEFL Books to Boost Your Score Considerably 2020 2020-01-20T11:35:23+09:00

Complete Guide to College Interviews

For international students, getting into a good American college with a significant financial aid is not an easy task. You need every single application parts to shine, and college interviews are a great way to add to your application and to show the colleges that you are interested in them. Let's learn more about college interviews now. Some colleges take them into consideration, and some do not. Many colleges state whether they will consider them in the application process at the CollegeBoard website.   To find whether Colleges will consider College Interviews in their application process: Go to Collegeboard.org. At the upper-right corner of the website, click on [...]

Complete Guide to College Interviews 2017-04-28T16:10:22+09:00

Tips on writing “Why This College” Essay 

"Why This College" Essays are typically short (around 250 words) and ask you the reason that you chose to apply to a particular college. Probably, this essay is the most popular type of supplementary essays. In this article, I will discuss some tips regarding writing this particular type of supplementary essays.   Why is Writing an Excellent "Why This College" Essay Important? Essay is an extremely important part of your application right next to GPA and standardized scores. Some competitive colleges think that your essays are more important than your GPA and standardized scores. For this reason, "Why This College" essay [...]

Tips on writing “Why This College” Essay  2017-04-20T16:29:16+09:00

Common Application 101: Complete Breakdown

The Common Application is an application which you can use to apply to many universities in the US for undergraduate programs. There are actually two main applications that universities accept, which is Coalition Application and the Common Application. However, the Common Application is most widely used. More than 850 universities in the US accepts the Common App, and there are more than a hundred universities outside the US that accept the Common App. So, if you fill out the Common App, you will have no problem in applying for many different universities that you want. The main exception to this is [...]

Common Application 101: Complete Breakdown 2019-09-17T17:02:31+09:00

Four Types of College Applications

There are four types of college application: Common, Universal, Questbridge, and School-specific applications. In this article, I will explore the general overview of each type of college applications.   Common Application Common Application, the most used type of college application, is accepted by approximately 700 colleges. This application facilitates the application process by using one application for hundreds of colleges. Most likely, Common Application will be accepted by all the colleges to which you are applying. Common Application requires a personal essay of less than 650 words and a letter of recommendation from a school counselor. However, most colleges require two letter of recommendation from your [...]

Four Types of College Applications 2017-04-10T12:37:02+09:00

Types of College Application Options 

Colleges offer many different application options: Early Decision I, Early Decision II, Early Action, Single-Choice Early Action, and Regular Decision. In this article, I will explain the meaning, list potential advantages and disadvantages, and give advice for each option.   What is Regular Decision? Regular Decision is the most common application option. Regular Decision is a non-binding option which means that admitted students do not have to enroll to that college. In Regular Decision, prospective students have to submit their application by January 1st or January 15th for most colleges although few colleges do have a later regular decision application deadline [...]

Types of College Application Options  2017-04-10T12:36:08+09:00