Are nuts making you fat?

As a high-calorie, fat-rich food, it’s easy to see why weight-conscious individuals may hesitate to snack on nuts. However, closer inspection shows that nuts are not only energy and nutrient-dense powerhouses, but they can also help you control your weight. Deakin University lecturer and Institute for Physical Activity and Nutrition (IPAN) research dietitian Dr Sze-Yen …

What it’s really like to be a physiotherapist?

Do you like to help people, enjoy a challenge and want a career that is stimulating and rewarding? If yes, then physiotherapy could be for you. But what does the day-to-day of being a physiotherapist really involve? ACU Bachelor of Physiotherapy graduate Ben Hay is now working at The Prince Charles Hospital in Brisbane. He …

What’s life like at Taylors Perth?

Student council president of Taylors Perth, Priya, tells us about her experience at Taylors College Perth. The events, the teachers and the friends she has made.  It has almost been a year since I came to Perth and started at Taylors College. My time in Taylors has gone by really fast yet the memories I …

Fame is not the aim: 5 successful creative careers

A career in the creative industries may seem like a far stretch to some, especially if you think that ‘making it’ in the industry means being a famous musician or film director. However, the global creative industry is big business, meaning it employs a lot of different people. The global cultural and creative industries generated …

Study Medicine in Australia

Why should I study medicine overseas? As it is very competitive to study medicine in Singapore, many students are now looking into opportunities abroad. Though it is as competitive overseas, you will however have more options to choose from! In fact, out of all the universities that offer a medicine degree, 11 universities offer degrees …

Study Overseas | Hello study, goodbye social life?

If you’re an older student, you may be worried that going back to uni would eat up even more of your very limited free time. That it will be too tough to manage study with work, family and a social life. But it can be done, we promise. Here are some tips to manage your …

Study Abroad | Tips For Choosing What To Study Abroad

Choosing what to study isn’t easy. We completely understand. Here are some practical tips to help you make the right call. Study what you want It seems obvious, but when choosing your course preferences, you should list the courses you are most excited about. Chances are you’ll encounter a lot of opinions about what you …

Foundation Programmes | What You Need To Know

What is a foundation programme? Foundation programme is a bridging course for a Bachelor’s Degree that is designed for international students who either have completed their secondary school qualification (GCE N/O Levels) and already know which university they would like to study in, or for those who have completed high school (GCE A Levels/IB) but …

Study Nursing | Five Unusual Career Ideas For Nurses

When most nursing students imagine their future job, it usually involves a hospital ward and a city setting. And there’s no denying that’s a rewarding career choice to work towards. But if you’re thinking about taking nursing in a different direction, you have plenty of interesting options. When most nursing students imagine their future job, …

Why Study Business Analytics?

What is Business Analytics? We produce a lot of data – more than 2.5 quintillion bytes every day – in the form of social media posts, news broadcasts, Youtube videos, credit-card transactions, restaurant bookings, online purchase orders, and more. Think of how much information you can find in Wikipedia. It’s more than you could ever …

Study In New Zealand | Top 9 Reasons Why Singaporean Students Choose New Zealand

With New Zealand Government investing heavily in the education sector, the country is fast emerging as a popular study-abroad destination for Singaporean students. Highly-trained faculty members, state-of-the-art infrastructures and courses are some of the main reasons for a growing number of Singaporean students selecting New Zealand as their preferred overseas education destination. If you are …

Study In New Zealand | 5 Reasons Why New Zealand Is An Amazing Place To Study

New Zealand is a peaceful island country located in the southwest Pacific Ocean. Although the country is similar in size to countries like Japan and England, it hardly matches their population statistics. What it matches though, is the quality of education. New Zealand has always been the quiet hub of global education. Over the years, …