The 10 Most Unique Places to Study and Live Abroad
Global property portal explores the best places to be a student across the globe
SEPTEMBER 11, 2014: Studying abroad presents students with the opportunity to embark on international adventures, experience other cultures and enhance their academic abilities.
As students all over the world pack their bags for university, whether for the first time or to return for the upcoming semester. Lamudi.pk, the international property portal for emerging markets, has examined the most unique places to study and live overseas.
Pakistan’s Institute of Business Management (IoBM) is a leading international institute for educating students in innovation, leadership, management and entrepreneurship. Located in Karachi, a tourist attraction for both domestic and international tourists thinks to its stunning beaches, national parks and historic architecture, the IoBM has extensive links with international education institutes, and provides students with access to top facilities and learning resources.
Do you want to spend an unforgettable semester in one of the most stunning locations in the world? Udayana University in Bayung, Bali, gives you the opportunity to do just that. The largest and most renowned university in Bali has 11 faculties, and welcomes students from all over the world to study business, economics, law, languages and tourism, to name just a few. You can enjoy the white sandy beaches, whilst developing your education and learning about Indonesia’s fascinating local culture.
Los Baños, Philippines
Spend your time studying abroad at the University of the Philippines Los Baños, a leading academic institution, located in Los Baños, Laguna. Lying on the slopes of Mount Makiling, and surrounded by forestry, Los Banos has plenty of adventurous activities for students to embark upon. And if you’re looking to relax outside your university contact hours, a visit to the natural hot springs will help you to unwind in no time. The 36,240 acre campus has extensive facilities dedicated to educating students in science, technology, agriculture, and veterinary medicine, among a multitude of other courses.
Whether you’re looking to learn Arabic or experience the fascinating culture of the Middle East, Amman is the perfect alternative to studying in Abu Dhabi or Dubai. Students have a choice between Al-Ahliyya Amman University and Princess Sumaya University for Technology, both of which welcome students from abroad to enroll in their many courses. What’s more, the stunning city of Amman brings together the history and future of Jordan, providing an educational, multi-cultural location for students from around the world.
Spend a semester or two studying in the heart of Puebla, a UNESCO World Heritage site, filled with stunning architecture, including some of Mexico’s treasured Spanish Colonial buildings and the Cathedral of Puebla, dominating the city’s colonial center. For international students, the Universidad Popular Autónoma del Estado de Puebla (UPAEP) offers an array of programs taught in English and Spanish, including medicine, humanities, science, business and engineering.
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