University of York , UK

University of York which is located in York, England was established in 1963. It is often called as York University. It comprises of 8 colleges named: Goodricke, Langwith, Alucin, Wentworth, Halifax, Derwent, James, and Vanbrugh. At the beginning of 1963 it had only 3 buildings with 200 numbers of students. Now, it is the leading university in UK with several thousands of students and more than 30 research and academic institutions.

The courses mainly offered are divided into various departments such as, Department of Chemistry, Physics, Biology, Archeology, Computer Science and Engineering, Education Studies, Economics and Related Studies, Electronics, Biochemistry, Health Sciences, English and Literature, Mathematics, History of Arts, Law, Environment, Psychology, Politics, History, Language and Linguistic Science, Philosophy, Theater film and Television, Social Policy and social work, Sociology and University’s Hull York medical school and management. By registering in the graduate and research programs conducted by the university, a student can continue his studies in the same university.

Myths behind MBA degree

Completing MBA degree is not an easy job, it requires lot of effort and hard work. Here I’ve shared some interesting myths behind study MBA in UK and other countries.

Myth 1: Any MBA institutes are good to study

The university or college you choose to study MBA is really very important because it includes your future career and further development. If you choose to study in lower ranking institutions then it is totally vain. So it is necessary to study MBA programs in reputable and highly ranked business schools. And also make sure that the business schools are certified AMBA, AACSB, and EQUIS.

Myth 2: MBA is easy to study and anyone can attain MBA degree

Anybody can attain MBA degree in any of the poor quality MBA programs or institutions. But achieving MBA degree in well reputed business school is really tough. It can be achieved only by the dedication, focus and hard work.

Myth 3: MBA degree assure great career

Completing MBA degree in top universities in Malaysia or UK or US guarantees great career progression is totally wrong. Even though attained MBA degree in top class well reputed university, it is important to improve your skills and technology for better career.

Myth 4: Ranking is not important in MBA

Attaining good ranking in MBA degree is very important as it brings you more benefit in your career and further development. Student who achieved top ranking may have chances to list in ‘Business Week’, The Economist’ or ‘Financial Times’. Usually they will receive high salary and will receive more and more job openings.

Apart from these there are more and more myths are behind MBA degrees. At the same time studying in abroad will add more value to your degree. If you study in USA, Australia, Malaysia and UK then it will be more advantageous.

Study Abroad Tips and Suggestions

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Study abroad is not only involves education but also for fun and entertainment. Sometimes it can be hazardous too if you are not careful.  To be safe, secure, enjoy as well as study in abroad here I’ve shared some tips and suggestions.

1. Try to collect all the information about the country you are studying. Collect details about the states, cities in the country by using magazines like lonely planet. Find out the hospitals, pharmacies near to your location which will help you in case of emergency.

2. Make sure about the place you are currently staying is safe or unsafe. And also be eminent with your location, city, University or College. Don’t hesitate to ask any doubt about reaching any place. You can contact safeguard or classmates for any help.

3. Avoid night travelling especially when you are alone. If you have any situations to travel at night try to go with your friends.

4. Abroad countries normally have different culture and tradition as well as foods. So find out the tourist destinations of the host country and enjoy your holidays by visiting the tourist places with your friends.

5.If you study in USA means try to act like an American. This will increase your self-confidence and can change your living style.

Study Abroad Tips- Part 2

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Here is the continuation to our previous post Study Abroad Tips- Part 1

Find out the Scholarship:

There are lot of scholarship options are available for the students. After selecting the university and the course, you will get the approximate money needed to study. Sometimes it may costs beyond your expectations. Many universities offer Study Abroad scholarships for the students and some won’t. If your home university doesn’t provide the scholarship means you can approach study abroad programs, bank loan or loan providers.

Find out the credits:

The credit system will vary from university to university. So you must be sure about the credit system on your university. The most prefer time to transfer the credit is before your enrollment in study abroad program.

Find out Your Accommodation:

Finally find out the best place to stay. Mostly there are two choices: 1. On-Campus, 2. Off- Campus. In case of off-campus, students are asked to stay in apartments with a group of students. Or else they are asked to stay in a home with hosted family.