Exams
10 min
How to Pass the TestDaF
If you want to study at a German university, you need a language certificate. Teacher Zinaida Ryzhkova who has a German C2 certificate told StudyFree why one should choose the TestDaF exam and how to prepare for it.
Scholarships
10 min
Scholarships for Those Who Pursue a Law Degree: From the UK to Switzerland
Programs in law are very popular among students, along with medicine, engineering, and IT. A law degree abroad is prestigious and promises a successful career and good money. The problem is that not everyone can afford it.
Countries
How to start
10 min
6 Reasons To Study in Switzerland
The high standard of living, safety, excellent wages, social security, breathtaking nature, and environmental consciousness make “Switzerland” sound like paradise.
Life Abroad
10 min
What To Keep in Mind When Moving to the UK
StudyFree mentor Ksenia Nikitina completed a master's degree in financial management in London. After graduation, she got a job at Smart Insider, a company that collects and analyzes data on insider deals.
Countries
Life Abroad
10 min
Pros and Cons of Living in the UK
In September 2020, right amid the pandemic, I went to study in the UK. I enrolled in a master’s program in psychology at the University of Reading.
Countries
Life Abroad
10 min
Pros and Cons of Living and Studying in Japan
In 2018, I entered the master's program in International Economic and Business Law at Kyushu University in Fukuoka.
Master’s Degree
Scholarships
10 min
I do a Master’s in South Korea for free
In 2018, I won a KGSP state scholarship and applied to the Master’s program at Sogang University in Seoul. I study international relations in the East Asia region and, as a StudyFree mentor, share my experience with students.
Master’s Degree
10 min
What Doing Master’s at Oxford Gave Me
Alina Liubimova graduated with a Master’s degree in applied linguistics at the University of Oxford. StudyFree asked Alina to tell what studying at one of the best universities in the world is like, and to give some advice to prospective students.
Bachelor’s Degree
10 min
I Got a Scholarship to Study in a Swiss Musical Academy
Pianist Mariam Javad moved from Belarus to Switzerland to study in the City of Basel Music Academy.
Exams
Languages
10 min
I Passed My IELTS on the Second Attempt
In 2019, I was taking my first IELTS to get into a master's program in counseling psychology at Adler University Vancouver. I only had a few months to prepare. I happened to fall short by half a point in Writing, so I had to retake the test.
Bachelor’s Degree
10 min
How I Studied in Canada To Become a Geneticist
StudyFree mentor Yulia Chulanova studied molecular genetics and biochemistry at the University of Toronto and now works as a geneticist in Moscow.
Life Abroad
10 min
What To Keep in Mind When Going To Study in China
Polina has been living in China for three years now. She is studying international economics at Zhejiang University. Here, she is telling StudyFree about her life in this unusual country and what international students should be prepared for.
Life Abroad
10 min
What’s a Culture Shock and How To Overcome It?
Culture shock is integral to the experience of living and studying abroad. What causes it and how to deal with it?
How to start
10 min
Volunteering in Arts
'To be an artist is to believe in life’, said Henry Moor. Indeed, art, which comprises various branches of creative activities, is not just a way of self-expression or creating impressive and thought-provoking pieces.
How to start
Career
10 min
Top Law Programs in The World
Many international students intend to pursue a career in law. What do you need to know before choosing the law school that would suit you best?
Career
10 min
Environmental volunteering: save the planet, advance your career
Are you concerned about the environment, climate change, and pollution? Do you want to get valuable job experience that can set off your career in ecology?
Countries
10 min
Ecology: where to study
Ecology is the branch of biology which studies interactions between animals, plants, and the living and non-living environments.