Why you should study abroad

Many from developing countries apply to study abroad after high school. Aside the fact that studying abroad looks good on your curriculum vitae (CV) is there any reason why one should study abroad. Is it really better to study abroad? Here are reasons why you should study abroad



You improve on your language skills
Yes, it brushes up your language skill. You are most likely to speak better English after studying abroad. If the country is not an English speaking country, you ll learn a new language and speak it better before graduation.


You ll learn new culture
Every country has its culture, living in a country is different from a holiday as you will live there longer and get to experience the place over a long period of time, you ll get to meet a diverse range of people with different skills, eat an exciting new food and so on



Make new friends
You will get to meet people from different people from different places, make new friends and if you are good at keeping in touch, the friendship could last a life time.



Study and learn differently
Though the courses of study are the same, the system of education and the teaching principles are different. You get to learn under a new system



Gain independence
Being far from home leaves you no option than to be independent and self reliant. It might not be easy for you but you are definitely going to learn to do things on your own



Learn a new perspective about you
You come from a country with different cultural heritage and background, studying abroad will help you understand the notion others have about where you come from. You will also get to learn what you are good at.



Gain new life experiences
Studying abroad gives you a new life experience different from what you would have if you studied in your home country. You ll learn how to organize your life and how to handle life issues yourself



Gain a global mind-set
You ll have a broader knowledge about things and you back up your argument with your experiences. It also offers you opportunities beyond boarder and clears off the limitations you might experience if you studied in your home country.



It’s a memorable experience
You will always want to talk about your experiences studying abroad even if your folks at home get tired of hearing it.



You ll learn to appreciate your families and home country more


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