To research the opportunities of studying abroad & to find out if there are any obstacles for it? To define the countries which attract students most To introduce the programs of Students Exchange To show the ways of entering high schools Analyses Illustrative Comparisons Survey Interview
You should choose: Country City School Residing
Personal preference The fact that the host country can influence your accent is insignificant
For a long time studying, it is necessary to choose absolutely unusual place. Whether you like to be engaged in the same place, where the majority of foreign students do or in a place where you can feel colour of the country Whether this place is removed far from possible sights Whether you can find here something that is interesting (night life, historical monuments, good shops, cinemas etc.) for you Whether you can find here the good compromise – a bit of everything
Size Variety of programs & services Approaches to teaching techniques Excursion-entertaining programme
In campus At family In apartment Unsuccessful accommodation can not only spoil free time , but also affect the progress in the most negative way
Canada wins the 1st place on a level of charges on education in calculation per capita.Today it successfully competes with the USA & Great Britain . University Quantity of foreigners Preparatory courses Cost Note Yes No SAINT MARY`S UNIVERSITY 750 10,000 CAD Apply for the grant LASALLE COLLEGE 3000 11000 -12000 CAD Employment in such giants as IBM, Microsoft ALGONQUEEN COLLEGE OF APPLIED ARTS AND TECHNOLOGY Few thousands 10000 -11000 CAD TOEFL or IELTS are not necessary to pass after courses HUMBER COLLEGE INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY 650 11000 CAD Programs are combined with training in large firms Under the decision of the chosen faculty some credits received in Russian high school can be taken in account
COST: course of the English language (CAD) COST: residing at family (CAD) Year The Semester Premier Plus 24 lessons a week Premier Intensive 30 lessons a week Premier Plus 24 lessons a week Premier Intensive 30 lessons a week Toronto, Vancouver 7 180 7 930 5 100 5 450 Family with a half board Year The Semester for 1 for 2 for 1 for 2 Toronto, Vancouver 7 080 6 190 4 350 3 830
The Canadian diploma is appreciated all over the world. Cost of life and studying in Canada is much cheaper than in the USA and Great Britain. Canada benevolently concerns to students – foreigners as it is the country of immigrants. Opportunity to find work in the country after the end of studying.
Courses Common Special Vacation courses for children & teenagers Standard Intensive Super intensive Basic Intensive Long-term 18-24 hours a week In France there are a set of language schools offering courses of the French language as foreign , especially adapted for foreign students French educational system is considered to be one of the best in the world
COST: courses of the French language for 12 weeks (3 months) COST: residing for 12 weeks (3 months) The educational centre City Cost(€) Bordeaux Language Studies Bordeaux, Biarritz, Toulon 1 950 Ecole France Langue Paris 1 700 Nice 1 900 Single room City Cost , € (at family) Cost , € (at residences) Bordeaux Language Studies Bordeaux, Biarritz, Toulon 2 800 with a half board 1 800 without meal (there is a kitchen) Ecole France Langue Paris 3 300 with a half board 2 760 with breakfast Nice 2 800 with a half board 2 200 without meal
Studying at the state universities of France is free-of-charge. There are courses of the French language adapted for foreign students The cost is much more expensive but the variety of services included in it is less than in Canada.
Peculiarities of German HIGH SCHOOLS Entrance examinations do not exist. Foreigners only pass the exam to check German & it is possible to be prepared for it being a student there Age restrictions and restrictions of the marital status. Students in Germany have possibility to work, are provided with a hostel, use huge quantity of privileges and discounts. In high educational institutions of Germany successful students of the West-European schools are accepted . For the Russian student it is necessary to finish 2 courses of day time branch of the Russian institute or 1 course of the Institute and preparatory branch of German University
Advantages Disadvantages Free-of-charge education High schools are over flown The right for work during education There are no personal curators Paid practice in German firms Long term of studying The knowledge of the German language at the initial stage is not required The grants are not given Free-of-charge courses at a high school Providing yourself Opportunity of getting a residence permition State support of students Opportunity to chose any combination of courses at own desire: standard programs do not exist in German high schools, and visiting the lessons - is not necessary The Automatic delay from the army.
Cost of studying for foreign pupils in 2005/2006 (USD) For foreigners it is necessary to pass test on Russian or a course of Russian for entering Faculties Bachelor The expert Magistracy Postgraduate study Training (per one month) Philosophical 4000 4500 4200- 6000 4500 5500 5000 300 500 Historical 4000 4000 4200 4600 400 460 Philological 4500 5500 4500 5500 5000 6500 400-550 650 Psychological 6000 6000 6000 4600 250 Economic 5500 6000 - 5500 5500 400 Journalism 4000 - 4500 5000 200-600 Foreign languages 5000- 8000 4500- 6500 5000 4600 480-1360
Cost( comparatively cheap) High Quality Variety of teaching techniques Automatic delay from the army (For boys ) Additional payment for residing , language courses You have to work to support yourself Russian diploma is quoted in some countries
In some high school special preparatory courses including studying the language are carried out Type of a course Amount of lessons per week Duration of the program The Standard course of the English language 20 lessons the year round The Intensive course of the English language 32 lessons the year round Individual classes duration of a lesson - 45 minutes On preparation for passing an examination IELTS 20 lessons 8 weeks April - May or October - November
Each British University has own rules & regulation depending on a course of the studying program University Cost Note UNIVERSITY OF SHEFFIELD from 7800 up to 10500 GBP 1. The broadest choice "rating " specialities 2. Employment of university graduates for work by the largest corporations of the world (Boeing, Rolls Royce, Unilever, Boots, GSK, Slazenger etc.) 3. Annually dozen s of foreign students receive grants from 2 up to 5 thousand pounds UNIVERSITY OF BRIGHTON from 7 up to 11 thousand GBP Between the 2nd and 3rd year of training the student can pass the WHOLE YEAR of PAID TRAINING. CANTERBURY CHRIST CHURCH UNIVERSITY COLLEGE 7000 GBP Living in campus
High cost of studying Restriction for work while studying Narrow range of included services in price High level of English is required Russian students have no opportunities to enter the University directly after finishing school No previleges to children of high-ranking parents High level of edu-cation Strict discipline
The educational system of the USA has no equal on breadth of a choice of educational institutions, conditions of training, education programs and subjects specialization. Types of high schools University Note Private College or University Cost of studying is usually higher than in state College /University Public College 1)Students of such colleges frequently are night-school students who work within a day. 2)Many of these schools offer special services for the international students 3)Free-of-charge studying 4)Many of public colleges also offer intensive programs of studying English Technical Institute Universities do not set off credits
On the average in the USA the annual cost of training in college exceeds $25000 Teaching of foreign students is one of basic sources of income of many educational institutions of the USA, For example, in 2000-2001 year in colleges of the USA studied about 92000 foreign students AUGUSTANA College $21 525 FLORIDA SOUTHERN College $23 500 TRI STATE University $25 620 PACIFIC University $26 000 SIERRA NEVADA College $27 300 LONG ISLAND University $28 115 MANHATTAN College $29 925 NEW ENGLAND College $30 450 MANHATTANVILLE College $33 865
Market of educational services is very much advanced There is a complex system of discounts The state allocates the grants to the Universities The sphere of education is very mobile in prices & services
Cultural Exchange Universities In America Au Pair Direct Conversation
+ - Operates in many advanced countries Residing in an American family Free - of - charge For children of 15-18.5 years old Studying 5 or 10 month in comprehensive school The program is carried out by American organization
Real opportunities to study for a year or more in one of the prestigious Colleges or Universities in America Simplified procedure of transferring into higher education institutions The age is not limited Procedure “Advanced Placement “ for Russian students Results on TOEFL & CAT are not required Opportunity to pass a preparatory intensive course of English (they are paid)
Living in American Family within a year Family pays for you You can earn money ($139.05 a week) You can attend English courses Free-of-charge travel there & back You can choose the family + - You do not get real edu- cation Only for girls Unfamiliar country, people & lifestyle A lot of work (Babysitting)
Allows to join educational programmes in advanced countries High education in colleges, Universities , language centres Various duration of studying (from 2 weeks) Teenagers 15-18 years old are accepted
Having analized the number of foreign students involved in different educational programs we made this circuit.
We have compared how much the students spend on education abroad. The results are as follows: Charges on education abroad
These are the results of our mates’ survey: “Would you like to study abroad?”
ﻯ Programmes of cultural exchange are not for all The particiant of programme should know foreign language & study well He should have desire to study ﻯ Everything must be discussed & thought thoroughly ﻯ Education must bring economic profit