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How to Apply for a Study Permit via Canada Student Direct Stream

The Student Direct Stream (SDS) enables eligible international students from 14 countries to expedite the processing of their Canadian study permit. A study...
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Ontario’s Study Permit Allotments to Prioritize Public Institutions

The Ontario government is preparing to announce how international study permit allocations will be shared among the province’s post-secondary institutions. Of the study permits...

Announcing the Rural Community Immigration Pilot

Earlier this month, Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) announced two new pilot programs for rural and Francophone minority communities in Canada. Both the...
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Australian Student Visa Update: The New Genuine Student Requirement

Are you considering studying abroad in Australia? If so, know that the Australian government has announced incoming changes to the student visa process, which...
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Why You Should Take a Practice IELTS Test

You know you have to complete an IELTS (International English Language Testing System) exam to study abroad, but you begin to wonder whether or not you...

IELTS Writing: 7 Study Tips to Increase Your Score

But before we get to that, let’s break down some of the differences between the Academic and General Writing tests. Find a program that fits...

Meet Wendy Alexander, ApplyBoard’s Newest UK Board Member

“Historically, it’s been incredibly difficult to access international education opportunities,” says Wendy Alexander. Wendy, the newest member of ApplyBoard’s United Kingdom Advisory Board, is now...
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Ireland Study Abroad Tips Straight from the Source

Curious about studying in Ireland and positioning yourself for career success? While general advice can be helpful, such as selecting a sought-after field or...

ApplyBoard FAQs: Canada’s 2024 Policy Updates

Many aspects of Canada’s International Student Program, from access to the Post-Graduation Work Permit program to who is exempt from a study permit cap,...

Celebrating Women in STEM on International Women’s Day

On International Women’s Day (Friday, March 8, 2024), let’s continue to build a world where women and girls can reach their full potential. To...

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The IELTS Reading section is the second part of the IELTS test, whether you take the Academic or General Training test option. You’ll complete...
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11 Apr The Ultimate Guide to Virtual Internships Posted at 17:44h in Virtual Internships by Absolute Internship Team ...