Getting into a top university in the UK can be a gruelling, confusing and often baffling process for people applying from abroad. Having grown up in Spain with an English background, I understand that the whole British world of academia can seem impenetrable from the outside. Here’s ten things you might want to consider before applying to study in the UK:
With women currently making up just 19% of FTSE 100 board directors compared to a Government target of 25% by 2015 , Lloyds Banking Group continues to take steps to help more talented women to gain executive experience through career progression and enhanced management education. Research shows that there is an under-representation of women pursuing post-graduate management education and that a core barrier to participation is the financial resource barrier.
The Culinary Trust and James Beard Foundation scholarships are OPEN TO EVERYONE, FROM ALL OVER THE WORLD. Previous work experience in the industry is not mandatory (but can prove to be a bonus).
Do you want to visit Europe? Are you very neat? Do you not want to stay in a dirty hotel or walk through dirty cities? Clean cities are seriously in demand nowadays. Take a look at the ranking set up by hotel.info that gives you an idea about the “clean spirit” of cities like London or Oslo. Europe at a glance…
The international business community has linked up into a single entity – The Federation of International Employers – to support their activities as major employers, explore new business methods and provide a central forum for discussing constraints and opportunities in the different jurisdictions where they operate.
Freie Universität Berlin is a leading research institution. It is one of eleven German universities successful in all three funding lines in the federal and state Excellence Initiative, thereby receiving additional funding for its institutional future development strategy. Its future development strategy is focused around three strategic centers: for cluster development, for international cooperation, and for graduate studies.