The Best College Towns
Study abroad is an activity that embeds a precious gem in the curriculum of every student and that, sooner or later, they all take into consideration. But for students “without borders”, neither Italian nor Europeans, what are the best campuses in the world where starting a profitable experience of studying and living?
To prepare a case study, it is necessary to take into account more parameters. It is not enough to evaluate the offer university of foreign universities, but we must also take into account other aspects, such as the quality of life in the city host the accessibility of the costs of the study, the ability to provide jobs part- time to the students, the links between academia and the world of work. And it is these parameters that is based on the QS Best Student Cities, ranking by a well-known body of university rankings. many years now, the primacy, held in the past by the English capital, is conferred in Paris. Paris has achieved the highest score in the sum of all the above parameters and is therefore the best city in which to study abroad.
But London is soon after. And how could it be otherwise? London is at the top as well as for the quality, even for the infrastructure of the university. And of course for the organization external to the campus, where many employment agencies ensure the possibility of jobs for students. In third place is Boston (USA) with the legendary Harvard University and MIT (Massachusetts School of Economics).
After the podium, we find Melbourne (4) Vienna (5) and Sydney (6). In the first city to find employment opportunities are many and the quality of life is very high, most of ours in the Austrian capital, students will find low tuition fees, a great organization in the universities, and a great cultural vitality. Sydney is instead a university town ideal for the climate, for the well-being and relaxed lifestyle, punctuated by cavalcades of surfing, the most popular sport. There are also in the top ten Zurich (7), Berlin (8) Dublin (9) and Montreal (10), others a delight for those studies. Zurich boasts the lowest tuition fees in Europe, Berlin has long been the cradle of the experiences of young people with a rich cultural offer various Top University, and a cost of living is still low. Dublin owes its prestige to Trinity College and University College Dublin, famous above all for the humanities. Montreal, Canada, finally, is an excellent destination for learning English, which is the French .