Are you looking for the best countries to study abroad?
You know, it’s very common. Especially, if you have decided to study abroad beforehand and now the question arises which country to go for.
What countries are the most popular study destinations worldwide? Curiosity grows, and you also want to know which country will be the most beneficial for you to study abroad.
There is no hand or thumb rule applies in here. The whole world is yours. Simply, Somalia (but this suicidal adventure is highly not recommended.) could be your best choice if international war zone is your subject. India on the other hand if it’s spicy food entice you the most. Or the UK where medicine takes birth (Oxford) and the USA with top business schools in the world.
Apart from that, there would be certain things you want to look for before deciding which country would serve you as the best country to study abroad.
Something like, what do you want to study.. which country has the best schools for those disciplines.. other interests.. your combinations of choices. At the end, It depends on what country meets the best with what you want. But here ..
“I have piled up some great study destinations that you can look into as a handy list of best countries to study abroad.”
I’m not grading these countries from best to worse. Else, sorting them in a way they cast a spell on me (Most to Least). Feel free to change the order but I believe these are the best countries where magic exists. Just pack up and go there if you are going to study abroad.
In coming write-up, I will discuss the major institutes in the country. The important cities, weather, cost of living and other unique aspects. Added to that, I’ll consider public recommendations/endorsements, popularity and the rich cultures of those countries.
Beautiful culture, love in the air and a sense of being loved, because ‘Paris loves lovers’ so the whole of France does. Education mode is French but there are many disciplines that are also available in The English language, mostly at graduation level.
It is one of the top destinations of inbound mobile students. Hosted about 298,000+ students during the year 2014-2015. The tuition fee is remarkably low. Engineering, Humanities & social sciences are some popular courses to study in France.
Germany is an important European hub in the field of science and technology. And the most preferred study destination of Europe. In 2013-2014, there were over 301,300 international students, studying in different German institutions.
Almost all german schools offer scholarships to the international students and lots of scholarships. If you are recently graduated, you may find one because there are heavy scholarships for graduate and postgraduate scholars. Popular disciplines there are mostly related to technology.
As far as tuition fee is concerned, you can say it is very low up to no tuition fee level, means its exceptionally low. Munich and Berlin come with the top academies in the country.
Australia is a very popular country to go for study abroad. A greatly desired continent mainly among Asian students. After the United States, the United Kingdom, and China, this is much sought after country. 247,000 (approx.) students were delivered the Australian higher education degree in 2013.
The cost of living is comparatively low when to talk about the cost of living in UK and USA. Sydney and Melbourne are notable metropolitan areas with the major Australian schools in the country.
A happiest multicultural nation where English and French have widely spoken languages throughout the country. With over 268,600 international students in the country, Canada comes under the top ten most desired study destinations of the year 2013-2014.
Canada is a cool country both for the living and studying. They have high standards in education, followed by the greater number of opportunities for sure. Important cities include Toronto, Ottawa, Montreal, and Vancouver. The cost of living is slightly lower than the all above-stated countries.
The UK is a right mix of cultures. All type of People from around the globe live, study and work here. The UK hosts lots of students every year.
In the list of best countries to study abroad, it falls second on the list. After the United States, it is considered the most desired country mapped by the international students to study abroad. Around 293,000 students were admitted in UK’s different study institutes in 2014. Where most of the students were from China, U.S, India, Nigeria, and Germany.
Best universities in the country are the University of Oxford, University of Cambridge, etc. I’m sure many of you guys may know Great Britain just because of Oxford or Cambridge. Aint that?
Go to the Italy for your studies abroad if you are looking for an ancient and the modern blend of educational monasteries. Italy is the home of early age universities having their roots in the twelfth century. You can see a deep impression of the past days on the walls of the University of Bologna, which was established in 1088. Or University of Naples Federico II, and the University of Siena, etc.
Notable disciplines to go for are: arts & design, architecture, and applied sciences.
China is said to be the most popular study destination after US and UK. Gained the value and strength from previous years in having most inbound international students in the country. There were about 377,000 international students in the country during 2013-2014.
Besides everything else, china is one of the perfectly suitable places for living and studying as a foreigner. It cost you like staying and studying in your home country. It gives you access to the world class institutes with a very low tuition fee.
Cheap food, inexpensive travel, low-priced everyday things and good neighbors like Singapore (another cool study destination). What else are you looking for?
Approximate of 189,198 international students made their way to Spain in 2014 for their studies abroad. And the number seems growing from the past years with a great percentage of American students.
Best cities are Barcelona and Madrid, two of the hottest tourist spots in the world. Spain has an exclusive social environment, people are very friendly there. The cost of living is pretty ok, the tuition fee isn’t that high and overall Spain makes it an affordable and worth studying abroad country.
It is reported that the US is hosting a huge number of international students since 1940. And this figure is greater than any other countries of the world. In each season, an average of 75,000 students takes admission in different US colleges and universities countrywide.
974,000 students took their higher education in the United States during 2013-2014. 60% of which were from China, India, South Korea, Saudi Arabia and Canada.
In 2015, these International students brought $30 billion to the US economy. On economic terms, it is quite huge and enough to judge the quality delivered in the academic institutions of the country. Boston and San Francisco are major student cities, both are top expensive but highly desirable study spots of the United States.
Study abroad in Japan would be a wise move for multiple reasons. Like, they have a very rich culture, plenty of Nobel prize winners, land of peace, safety and martial arts, etc. The number goes to 139,185 if talk about the mobile students throughout the year 2014 in the country.
Business management, humanities, and engineering are some major discipline to study in japan.
It is a beautiful country with its mesmerizing landmarks, clean air, and sociable culture. They have a fine educational system, an appropriate proportion of inbound mobile students, moderately fair tuition fee, and high living standards.
Official languages are French, Italian, German, and Romansh but English is also spoken within the country. Which means you could find a couple of good institute in Switzerland where English is the mode of education.
The cost of living is rather high because of the expensive food items. According to an estimate, it could cost you between $1,600 and $2,600 for one month stay in Switzerland. A little exorbitant, but Switzerland possess every single quality that all other best study abroad countries do.