Tag: international-students

124 My student's family won't let her study what she wants 2018-01-18T00:12:29.683

96 Are non-citizen Muslim professors and students going to be removed from US universities and subsequently deported by Trump's ban? 2017-01-29T04:28:41.857

87 The GRE: Why does this still exist? 2013-08-11T23:46:54.400

60 How can I assist other graduate students who may feel increasingly "unwelcome" due to their countries of origin? 2017-01-25T18:17:36.667

51 What should be done about a professor who treats foreign students worse than domestic students? 2016-08-16T17:30:57.260

49 Should non-native speakers get extra time to compose exam answers? 2016-10-25T04:47:13.570

32 Dealing with students who sent email with empty body but the homework attached 2015-06-21T18:24:35.783

32 Why do universities require international students to show language proficiency? 2017-01-31T18:46:06.600

31 Why is discrimination based on citizenship allowed in PhD funding in the UK? 2016-04-11T08:25:44.493

29 Grading term papers and reports written by non-native speakers 2015-04-26T10:57:21.083

27 How to respond to the teacher who puts the feet up while talking to student? 2012-11-01T03:50:37.267

27 Are concerns about studying in Russia reasonable? 2014-08-14T22:17:48.053

26 Is feeling lonely and uncomfortable in my (foreign) country of study a valid reason to drop out of a PhD? 2015-01-06T17:42:29.503

26 Should I hold the same writing standards for international students as I do for domestic students? 2015-09-21T22:46:44.447

26 Misunderstood exam question with consequences for incorrect answer 2015-12-18T15:30:35.793

25 How does one go about doing a Ph.D. in Europe as an American? 2014-06-18T06:39:32.880

25 Do PhD courses in engineering fields in European non-English speaking countries require knowledge of the native language? 2015-05-20T18:57:57.843

23 Is there a negative stigma associated with choosing a university for non-academic reasons? 2016-05-24T22:08:06.750

20 Consequences for foreign students of being dropped from a class? 2014-10-15T23:06:19.823

20 Why is getting your PhD in Iran invalid for obtaining a post-doc position in the US? 2016-02-23T14:48:50.040

18 How do international PhD students typically obtain health insurance in the United States? 2014-08-29T10:56:40.447

17 How to learn how to pronounce and remember names of Chinese students? 2012-06-28T02:56:56.873

17 How would the UK leaving the EU affect academia and PhD admission? 2016-03-12T00:53:40.297

14 Suggestions for working effectively with international students from a non-western culture 2014-12-16T05:41:00.080

13 Should I be concerned about the validity of my degree if my peers in other educational systems seem to have more difficult exams? 2016-02-22T20:14:49.563

12 Can international students in USA intern in summer in industry? 2012-07-31T23:49:34.133

12 Segregation rules for females studying in Saudi Arabia 2017-10-26T09:52:20.173

12 Should I include non-English textbooks in the course? 2018-03-05T23:07:06.550

11 Research grants for international PhD candidates 2014-02-23T01:08:13.870

10 How to stand out in mathematics PhD admissions as a student from an online school, with no research or opportunities to get strong recommendations? 2016-08-18T16:45:23.063

10 How to score class participation, correcting for natural outspokenness? 2016-10-28T06:40:19.523

9 Is it easier to obtain H1B / green card as academics in the US? 2014-04-10T00:26:16.330

9 Is it a bad thing if my Personal History Statement reveals my intention to immigrate? 2015-12-26T10:35:45.043

9 Where to advertise PhD positions without paying a fee? 2016-01-18T11:44:34.343

8 How are international graduate applicants perceived by universities in the US? 2014-09-08T21:04:25.353

8 Why do many PhD programs expect a higher average physics GRE score for international students than US students? 2014-12-10T04:42:12.927

8 What can I do to prevent ethnic conflicts in research groups? 2014-12-11T09:05:03.297

8 Using previous student essays as examples 2014-12-28T16:10:11.937

8 What must an international graduate student do before arriving in the US? 2015-01-09T14:39:42.037

8 How to deal with a PI who is erratic in decision making? 2015-07-17T20:43:14.543

8 What are the most common ways international students secure funding for graduate school in the U.S.? 2016-07-19T02:37:40.367

8 Received a mail from a collections agency 2018-03-10T04:21:03.497

7 Chance Of Getting A Research Internship In US/Canada For Non-US Residents? 2013-01-30T01:26:07.637

7 Restriction on working hours for full-time students 2013-06-19T13:16:18.283

7 How can someone from a developing country study pure mathematics/theoretical physics at a university abroad? 2015-01-09T00:24:24.203

7 What should we say to affected students about Trump's travel ban? 2017-01-29T05:13:59.163

7 Have American universities cut back on H1-B visa sponsorship of new international faculty and F-1 student visa sponsorship for PhD students? 2017-02-12T04:38:13.837

7 Do graduate students go home for the summer? 2017-08-14T02:50:32.603

7 My name on transcript has no surname. Should I list it as a "former name" when applying for universities in U.S.A. and Canada? 2017-10-06T10:23:16.120

7 Getting sealed transcripts from a German university 2017-11-27T16:07:59.277

6 FAFSA eligibility for international students 2014-03-04T19:15:44.443

6 Are TOEFL requirements waived for foreigners with US bachelors degrees? 2014-03-26T14:00:17.023

6 Costs of being an MS student in Germany 2015-06-12T15:54:09.617

5 How difficult is it to get a paid PhD studentship in physics in Germany? 2013-10-10T23:55:40.240

5 International Students transferring between graduate programs 2014-04-01T00:40:43.813

5 Effective way to organize a course so that it can be followed from abroad 2014-05-25T10:25:23.353

5 Does an admission committee assess Verbal/Analytical Writing scores differently for International applicants? 2014-11-27T08:43:49.323

5 How can international students improve chances of getting into top US/UK schools 2015-03-07T02:42:24.133

5 Why does Switzerland prevent foreign students from studying medicine? 2015-07-30T00:42:17.453

5 Misguided plagiarism phobia - is it a thing? (mainly related to difficulties in understanding English) 2015-08-07T09:50:31.997

5 How to apply to a prestigious American university as an international student? 2015-11-10T11:33:16.283

5 How are research assistantships for international graduate students funded in the US? 2016-12-21T15:24:58.827

5 Accepted for Masters, Is It Rude To Ask About Scholarships? 2017-03-25T01:03:06.457

5 How to survive the remaining 5 months of my postdoc in toxic environment? 2017-10-10T23:47:32.513

4 Is it rude to ask via email to a professor if there are any internship opportunities? 2014-05-09T08:31:32.187

4 Received offer to work for free, how to negotiate for a salary? 2014-08-10T09:21:55.363

4 What are the masters funded opportunities for a British citizen living abroad? 2014-09-22T06:38:20.173

4 Can a US university force a foreign student to obtain health insurance from a specific provider? 2014-10-02T17:00:47.440

4 Is rejection the default decision for international applicants to PhD programs in the US? 2014-10-13T07:51:22.613

4 Must graduate applicants who will need funding submit financial statement for I-20? 2015-01-11T09:54:54.637

4 How to deal with Educational Testing Service (ETS) inefficiency and awful post-exam service? 2015-01-21T00:11:55.147

4 How much are local (same state or country) applicants favored in PhD admissions? 2015-01-24T19:22:40.160

4 How to protect the timeline of my project when the supervisor is not willing to negotiate anything? 2016-02-10T17:32:45.330

4 What are interests of a country to fund international PhD students? 2016-03-15T20:16:32.093

4 Listing rudimentary language proficiency in an application in that country despite English being working language 2016-04-30T09:20:43.347

4 Exams during MBBS 2016-09-04T13:17:58.573

4 Should we tell students they need to improve their English? 2016-11-06T00:07:00.583

4 Dr.rer physiol. title in Germany 2017-02-08T17:42:53.933

3 What are the major informal obstacles students face when they go abroad for a research degree? 2014-03-07T06:51:28.393

3 How can I emphasize my interest towards PhD with no real research experience? 2015-06-27T09:14:43.673

3 When doing an exchange semester as a student, what differences between german and singaporean universities/polythechnics should I be aware of? 2017-01-05T15:27:38.447

3 Will my chances of obtaining a student visa in Canada be reduced if I mention I applied for permanent residency? 2017-05-21T11:00:21.317

3 What should a lecturer do when an international student plagiarises and the student claims it was unintentional? 2017-06-16T01:23:12.927

3 Is it easier to get funding for a master's degree in North America or in Europe? 2017-08-29T08:09:14.803

3 List of Research Institutes (excluding universities)! 2017-12-16T21:41:03.067

3 How do I email my professor about assigning me to a group? 2018-01-21T04:09:01.190

3 Should I choose industry internship or research assistant job at the lab? 2018-03-10T19:03:55.190

2 Taking into account courses from another university 2013-04-13T11:42:47.003

2 Is there any major problem in applying to PhD program in US after getting BSc and MS in UK? 2013-12-31T14:52:23.657

2 Can international students study via distance without applying for a visa? 2014-09-16T04:12:03.267

2 Pure mathematics graduate scholarships in Europe for international students with a bachelor degree only in engineering? 2014-11-03T09:11:31.180

2 Importance of undergrad GPA, when you have a masters, applying for phd? 2015-07-21T18:47:53.913

2 What to do if international student exchange supervisor doesn't answer my email? 2016-10-11T06:47:37.443

2 Working abroad while preparing a Phd 2017-03-29T15:18:24.553

2 How can I find out the commission rates for agents recruiting international students to the UK? 2017-05-09T07:37:41.037

2 Should I turn down PhD offer if I think I may not pass qualifying exam (risking immigration issues if I fail)? 2017-05-28T23:19:50.833

2 How can a department head recruit international students? 2017-08-16T16:51:49.017

2 What are UK A-levels worth in the USA? 2017-09-19T03:01:40.330

2 Do international students need to take the SAT and TOEFL to study in the US? 2018-02-16T17:36:57.290