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Preparing to go

Now that you have chosen your course. It is time to get ready for your life-changing international education experience. There are many things to consider when making the move to your new country – visa, insurance, financial support, accommodation and work opportunities. Since all these may seem overwhelming, IDP’s counsellors are dedicated to supporting you throughout your journey.

Social advice for international students

What to pack?

Being organised when you are packing will save you a lot of time and hassle in your new country. Read our checklist to make sure you do not miss out anything.

Managing your funds

There are many ways to save money as an international student. We have some tips for you to help manage your money well.

Study tips

It is important that you, as an international student, understand how to create a balance between academic and social life. Here are some tips to help you study smarter.

Job seeking skills

Finding jobs in a competitive market during and after your studies by using these effective tips.
Networking and socialising
Lay the foundation for a better professional life. These simple tips will help you get out and about.
Developing your soft skills
Besides a great academic record, your soft skills are as important. Read up to know more.
Dealing with stress
It is okay to be stressed and homesick when abroad. Here is how to deal with it.

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