Category: Living Abroad

Getting a book off the shelf

5 ways to easily boost your English skills

You’ve taken the first big step to study abroad, but to make the most of your time you need to practice your English skills outside of lessons as much as possible....

Chieh-Han Kao from Taiwan - INTO GCU student

Why I love studying in the UK

Thinking about studying in the UK? Researching your university plans?  We asked international students around the country what they love about studying in the UK. Find out what they think are the...

9 ways to bring in good luck for Chinese New Year

According to Chinese astrology, people who celebrate Chinese New Year in their zodiac year are believed to offend Tai Sui, the God of Age, which can bring bad luck. Therefore it’s believed...

Pearla at Cheltenham Christmas Market

3 student tips to glam up your Christmas

Welcome back to INTO University of Gloucestershire alumni and beauty vlogger Pearla! Just in time for this year’s festivities, she lets us in on easy, cost-effective ways to add some...

Food firsts: international students try mince pies

Today we begin our new vlog series, “Food Firsts”, where we introduce students from around the world to the most traditional British culinary delights! Where better to start, than with the...

Student looking at apps on iphone

10 of the best free apps for students

Technology is great – and it’s even better when it can help you to become a successful student! From organising your timetable to helping you find your way around, we’ve...