Wednesday, 14 November 2018

5 Things to Keep in Mind When Choosing an Overseas Education

November 2018
Studying abroad need not have to be expensive, especially when you know what you're dealing with upfront. Apart from asking yourself where you want to go and how much will it cost you, here's everything you need to consider for an overseas education.

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  • Program

While choosing a program is a relatively easy task for most candidates, there are still others that face a great deal of difficulty in choosing the right program. There are several factors that can help one decide on a program such as the cost, length of program and credits you wish to earn. Additionally, understanding the skills you will gain from a particular program is equally important.

  • Country

Country selection is another important aspect when considering an overseas degree. Ask yourself where is it that you really wish to study? Would you rather experience snowy winters or cool and breezy summers. All of this will add perspective to your country choice and preference.

  • Housing

Housing can play a critical role in promoting or hindering your cultural immersion.You want to find a place that is not just afforable, but one that is liveable too. Start looking for housing options as soon as you have confirmed your study destination. Speak to past veterans on living options, and choose an accomodation that will help you get the most out of your study abroad experience.

  • Cost

The cost of studying abroad varies depending on the duration of the program, location and other miscellaneous course fees. However, there is a program out there to meet every budget. More so, there are also a variety of scholarships and bursaries available to help offset costs, thereby making an education overseas both cost-effective and reasonable. When looking for funding, start early and seek assistance from multiple sources.

  • Cultural Sensitivity

Studying abroad is the ability to function within another culture. While it is important that you understand and follow the cultural norms of society, it is also important that you are respectful and sensitive toward the country you will be living in.

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Student Testimonials

Great help to students going abroad for their higher education with helping with the documentation,selection of universities, the procedural aspects and solving queries of whatever kind related to any university.

Name - Jay Parekh
Country - UK
University - University Of Glasgow
Right from documents collection, application process, visa counseling-mock test, my counselor helped me for every single thing with whole heart and lots of efforts. I wasn't expecting a good university for myself, but I got it because of Edwise. I am happy with the service provided by Edwise. My experience was excellent. Best thing about Edwise is one to one attention which helped me a lot. I will suggest all my juniors and friends who want to study abroad.

Name - Ekta Prafulla Talele
Country - USA
University - New York Institute of Technology (NYIT)
Edwise has helped me from selecting my course & the country as well. The programme suggested to me is adding in my future. Always helpful & available anytime. Overall I had an amazing experience and Edwise made my study abroad dream very easy and come true.

Name - Kachole Sujit Laxman
Country - New Zealand
University - NSIA
It was a great Experience to get counselling from Edwise. I have got lot of help right from writing SOP, Selecting University till getting admitted in University. I got most help in knowing which documents are required for VISA and getting the VISA.

Name - Nevin Lopes
Country - UK
University - Swansea University
Edwise International was of great help in my whole VISA process. The Edwise Team is very friendly and devoted to their work. I was pretty sure about my VISA as everybody here is very helpful and supportive. It felt really good in being associated with Edwise International as they take care of your every requirement in the admission procedure.

Name - Ashiya Patel
Country - Singapore
University - JCU
I have finally reached Bradford and settled in. It's a very beautiful city and a world class university. A million thanks for your suggestion and guidance. The university has a good reputation, convenient location and strong recommendation by most people.My experience with Edwise was one of excellent service, prompt and accurate guidance throughout the process of application and visa. My reaching Bradford wouldn't have been possible without your advice and guidance. I really wonder if there are any other services in this country like Edwise.

Name - Siddharth Choudhary
Country - UK
University - Bradford University
I had given good counselling on selecting university and course and IELTS test and financial matters. Advise with you on filling Visa applications made me very easy. Already my father's friend went thru Edwise.This is a great opportunity for me and in my future. Thanks for Edwise team.Surely I would recommend few of my friends who interested to join near future.

Name - Praveen Kumary
Country - USA
University - Hult International Business School

Edwise Overseas Education Consultant


We at Edwise streamline and personalize the process for each student irrespective of the destination, institution, course or any level of study. Our team of experienced professionals will provide you individual attention and exceptional guidance throughout your process of application. We provide assistance related to course selections, admission, visa, bank-loan and scholarships. We also host University delegates for direct student interaction and all these services are provided free of cost. We have established since 1991 and have been maintaining strong networks with over 575 universities in 16 countries, hence giving us a unique insight into the finest educational establishments worldwide.

Start your education overseas with valuable information on everything you need to know about studying abroad from study permits, temporary resident visas and how much it costs, to finding a program.

Do visit your nearest Edwise branch & choose your university carefully under our expert guidance and ensure that you have all your paperwork in order. Once you apply, and the wait is over, you can really begin to look forward to not only studying in a beautiful and vibrant country, but also to a life experience quite like no other.


For complete information of Study in Abroad Contact Edwise - Overseas Education Consultants, on 1-800-200-3678 (Toll Free) / 08600911333.