Writing a Good Statement of Purpose: Demystifying the “Dreaded” Application Essay

Writing a Good Statement of Purpose: Demystifying the “Dreaded” Application Essay

Introduction Purpose is the fuel for decision-making. Purpose serves as a fulcrum around which all activities revolve. People go to school, acquire skills, seek jobs, get married, bear children and so on, all for a purpose. This same principle applies to academic writings.  The truth is, thousands and sometimes millions of people apply to study…

Relocate to Germany

Relocate to Germany

The “Relocate to Germany for work” is an online event organised by Multilang; a language and educational consultancy firm that specialises in processing travel to Europe for study or work. This Webinar, which is one of our study/relocating abroad webinar series, seeks to discuss the skilled worker’s / vocational training employment opportunities available in Germany…

Important tips for writing a good Statement of purpose

Important tips for writing a good Statement of purpose

A statement of purpose (SOP), also referred to in some cases as a letter of motivation or personal statement, is an essay document submitted during graduate school application. The primary purpose of this document is to demonstrate the applicant’s interest in a particular course and how the course aligns with his/her current and future career…

Why you should consider self funding for international education.

Why you should consider self funding for international education.

Self funding means funding your own studies without any form of financial assistance such as a scholarship or study grant. This means that you would be responsible for paying your tuition, covering your cost of accommodation, living, transportation and travel expenses throughout the duration of the study programme. As much as this may not sound…

The disparity between IELTS and TOEFL.

The disparity between IELTS and TOEFL.

Do I need to write either of these exams to secure a scholarship? The International English Language Testing System (IELTS) and the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) are international tests taken by non-native English speakers to ascertain their fluency in English language and communication skills. Most scholarships sponsored/awarded by international bodies and…

Consume more authentic learning materials

Consume more authentic learning materials

Dear Language-learning Enthusiast, While it is quite normal to make use of generic resources during the earlier stages of your learning process up until the intermediate level, you will inevitably arrive at a point where these resources just won’t suffice anymore. At this intermediate stage of your learning process, it is in your best interest…

Partner up with native speakers

Partner up with native speakers

Dear Language-learning Enthusiast, At the earlier stage of your learning journey, it is very normal to focus on a more generic form of your target language. It is however not advisable to continue on this path once you have reached the intermediate level on your journey. Once you cross the beginner’s line to the threshold…

European Countries with the Lowest Cost of Living Indices.

European Countries with the Lowest Cost of Living Indices.

Europe is the dream destination for many international students due to a great number of reasons, one of the most appealing being the affordable cost of living in certain European countries. In comparison with popular travel destinations like the US and Canada, statistics have proven that European countries, especially member countries of the European Union,…