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Looking for information on what it’s like to study at university? Want advice on how to make the most of your study abroad experience? Are you an expert in higher education evaluation, benchmarking, policy-making, or university rankings?

Then read the latest on higher education developments around the world, as well as first-hand accounts of student life, including study abroad tips with the U-Multirank Blog. If you have a passion for higher education and writing, then read about our bloggers, and find out how to contribute today.

 

Do I need English language certificates (IELTS, TOEFL, etc.)?

Do I need English language certificates (IELTS, TOEFL, etc.)?

Lena Heckmann & John Roman, U-Multirank

November 12, 2019 09:55 AM (CET)

To receive an English language certificate like the IELTS (International English Language Testing System) and TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language), four parts of the language are tested...

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How study abroad works: possibilities to live in another country during your education

Lena Heckmann & John Roman, U-Multirank

November 5, 2019 11:27 AM (CET)

First thing that comes to mind when you talk about studying abroad is going with an institution like a university or college...

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The history of your favorite classic horror films

John Roman, U-Multirank

October 31, 2019 09:00 AM (CET)

It’s Halloween, and the vale between the living and the dead is at its thinnest, making it the best time for scary movies. Many horror films and scary stories have a historical origin...

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How to attend university without a high school diploma

Lena Heckmann & John Roman, U-Multirank

October 29, 2019 13:30 (CET)

A high school diploma is commonly needed to attend college or university, and without it the admission process can be complicated, but still possible...

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How to get into university: What is important when applying to a top ranking university?

Lena Heckmann & John Roman, U-Multirank

October 22, 2019 11:19 AM

Are you thinking about going to university after you graduate high school? But maybe you have some questions on how to get into top ranking universities like MIT, Stanford, Oxford, Yale or Northwestern...

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Study in Spain: My study abroad experience

Monika Barrios, Cleveland State University Alum, USA

October 15, 2019 11:53 AM

I have always had a passion for travel.  My parents would take my brother and me to Europe as often as we could financially manage, to visit family and to learn about where we came from...

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How University Works: Introduction to University Life

How University Works: Introduction to University Life

Lena Heckmann & John Roman, U-Multirank

October 8, 2019 10:37 AM (CET)

Applying for and studying at the university level can seem like a cosmic universe, but it doesn’t have to be so extra-terrestrial. Just like the universe, there are countless possibilities of what and where you can study...

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In the dark, all universities look the same

Andreas Schleicher, Director for the Directorate of Education and Skills, OECD

October 1, 2019 09:41 AM (CET)

University degrees have become the entrance ticket for modern societies. Never before have those with advanced qualifications had the life chances they enjoy today, and never before have those ...

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