Reasons to study in Montréal, Canada’s “culture capital” So you’ve determined you want to study in Canada. What next? Well, you have to narrow down your options even more and select the Canadian city you want to study in.
A guide to Canada’s Global Skills Visa Canada is known to be an attractive study destination for international students. Many of these students in fact enjoy Canada so much, they aspire to apply for permanent residency and a work
Why you should study in Boston Boston, Massachusetts — USA’s most popular student hub, and home to a couple of the most distinguished universities in the world: Harvard University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). The city embodies a
Labour Day: The long weekend North Americans love Labour Day long weekend in North America is a bittersweet time of year. While many countries participate in Labour Day celebrations, in Canada and USA it’s the final long weekend of
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Routes to Canada: Temporary vs permanent visa To have the opportunity to come to Canada is very exciting. The country presents itself as a wonderful destination and welcomes individuals from all countries of the world. Whether your plan is
What you need to know about a Master’s in Business Administration As a student or young professional, you may consider pursuing a Master of Business Administration. An MBA is a popular way to build business and management skills, while also
Ways international studies can boost your resume If you’re wondering whether or not studying abroad is beneficial to your career, the answer is yes! You gain many practical skills as an international student which are applicable in the workplace.
What international students need to know about Canadian health care Being an international student in Canada is a unique and rewarding experience. Each province carries its own individual characteristics and delivers a warm welcome to anyone who visits. However,
What to expect when adjusting to student life in Canada While choosing Canada as a destination to complete your international studies in is exciting, it presents a variety of challenges you must learn to adjust to. Depending where you’re
Reasons you’ll love being an international student in California California, also known as the Golden State, is a great location for international students to study in. Its incredible nature, diverse city life, and blissful beaches between the coasts of
A brief history of ApplyBoard and its founders Some of you may wonder, how did ApplyBoard begin? What’s its background story? What makes it unique? Who are the founders? Read our story to learn about the history of ApplyBoard.
Making friends while studying abroad Making friends is one of the best perks of studying abroad. Universities and colleges provide students with various ways to meet others. Between orientation week, social events and class, there is no shortage of opportunity.
How to budget as an international student The thought of having to budget while studying abroad may be a tough one. Between the cost of your international education, accommodations and various other expenses, you may feel overwhelmed. Cost shouldn’t
Reasons to arrive early to your host school It’s typical for students to take a look at their upcoming class schedule to help determine when they should arrive on campus. Returning students may have little to do to prepare
A pre-departure guide for international students Once you’ve received your Letter of Acceptance from your desired school of international studies and have accepted it, you must think about what you need for your pre-departure. Things start to get real!
Niagara Falls: One of the wonders of the world North America is home to one of the many beautiful wonders of the world – Niagara Falls. Upon arrival, you can hear the loud thunder of gallons of water crashing
How to find student accommodations in Canada You have accepted your offer letter and must now figure out your accommodations in Canada. You don’t know much about how to navigate the country, let alone how to find a place
Program selection: How to choose the right program for you Choosing your profession isn’t easy, especially when you’re looking at a program internationally. It’s an investment, so you want to ensure you select what’s right for you. There are
What is IELTS and how do I prepare for it? For those wondering what IELTS (International English Language Testing System) is, it’s a unique English proficiency test designed for non-native English speakers. Candidates are required to complete IELTS to
Canada: Not just home to cities, but to beautiful nature Canada is home to some of the most wonderful cities in the world, including Toronto, Vancouver and Halifax. The country also boasts itself for its raw beauty and stunning
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20 things to do in Toronto this summer Toronto is a city full of life. Whether you’re a foodie, an artist or enjoy sports, there’s something to do for everyone. If you’re thinking of where to begin, here is
How international education helps foster a global outlook When considering international education, you’ll more than likely hear recruiters say things like, “Studying abroad will change your life.” I’ll tell you one thing… they’re not wrong. Studying abroad is an
ApplyBoard announces CA $17 million Series A funding We recently announced our CAD $17 million Series A funding, led by Silicon Valley-based Artiman Ventures, with earlier investors 500 Startups, Candou Ventures, Think+ and others following on. The funds will boost
Ontario’s International Education Strategy – Objective 2: Contributions to Communities and the Economy
Ontario’s International Education Strategy – Objective 2: Contributions to Communities and the Economy In the previous blog, ApplyBoard presented the first objective of the Ontario International Education Strategy: the creation of global citizens. Contained within this goal, Ontario planned
Ontario’s International Education Strategy – Objective 1: Creating Global Citizens In the previous blog, ApplyBoard provided an overview of Canada’s and Ontario’s market trends in relation to international education. This overview was written with the intention of providing some
Internationalizing Ontario’s Postsecondary Sector – Market Overview In a world that is becoming increasingly more interconnected, those who fall behind in the effort to globalize often find themselves facing consequential effects to their economies and innovative drive. In order