Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to study overseas?
Below is a guide to the expenses and part-time work opportunities in each country:
Country Annual Tuition Fee range:
Australia: A$10,000 – A$30,000
UK: £9,000 – £25,000
USA: US$7,000 – US$50,000
Singapore: S$10,000 – S$25,000
Malaysia: RM 10,000 – RM 30,000
New Zealand: NZ$22,000-32,000
Living expenses will be different for each student depending on your daily habits and occasional indulgences. In particular, the city you are living in. For example, let us compare multiple cities in Australia. Melbourne’s public transport costs around $7-9 per day while Brisbane’s public transport costs $4-6 per day depending on annual pass/student discounts and so on so forth.
Some countries allow international students to take on part-time work. Most of them only allow students to work 20 hours/week during class duration and full-time during the break, however there are exceptions.
Country Minimum Wage:
UK: £5.90 – £7.38/hour
Singapore: No minimum wage.
- Part-time hospitality & retail jobs range from S$5 – S$12/hour. Additional requirements apply*
Malaysia: RM 4.81 per hour on the peninsula, RM 4.42 per hour for the states of Sabah, Sarawak and Labuan
Germany: 1,584.00 EUR/month
New Zealand: $17.70/hour
Canada: 11.06 CAD/hour
What services can I expect from Aarnell?
Everything related to Study Abroad. We will assist and guide you from the beginning till you reach your dream university. We will build your profile from scratch and assist and guide you from Exam Prep, profile building Activities, Guidance, Visa or Scholarships, we take care of it all. With experienced professionals, who are experts in their respective fields, we will help you achieve your dreams, together.
How long does the application process take?
The application process for different countries is as follows:
Early Action: September/October – 1st November
Regular Decision: December-January
Term 1: September to December
Term 2: January to April
Term 3: April to June
Fall Intake: primary intake starts in August/September
Spring Intake: smaller intake in January/February
Summer Intake: limited programs intake in May/June
Semester 1: starts late February/early March to late May/early June
Semester 2: starts late July/early August through to November.
Semester 1: February to June
Semester 2: July to November
Fall semester: March 15 – May 31
Spring semester: October 1 – November 15
Application Period: October 15 – April 15
September Semester I: June 17
February Semester II: November 17
The above dates are only a guide. You should always check exact dates with the university or college you are applying to.
Why should I choose aarnell?
Aarnell Education is a leading company in everything related to Study Abroad. Industry leading experienced professionals help each and every student, giving personalized attention and guidance. We also give the Aarnell Guarantee, assuring you a minimum 40% Scholarship, irrespective of your current academic level. Highly experienced competitive-exam coaches and faculty from IIT Bombay will be there to guide you through all things related to academics.
What is the Aarnell Guarantee?
The Aarnell Guarantee assures you a minimum 40% scholarship irrespective of your academics.
What are the post study job prospects available abroad?
Most countries offer stay-back options for students to explore job opportunities on successful Completion of their studies. The Coops and internships during the study help the students to network and search for employment opportunities after the completion of the course. Countries such as Canada, Sweden, Germany, New Zealand, Australia, etc. encourage students to stay back and explore job and PR opportunities after their successful study and few years of work/stay in the family can accompany you for your studies; however, the work rights for your dependents are subject to the laws of that country which may change from time to time.
Can you take up a part-time job to assist yourself?
Yes, depending on the country’s rules and regulations, you can take up part-time jobs to assist yourself. Usually countries restrict your weekly working hours (20 hours per week). Be sure to read the local rules and regulations before you take a decision.
Why should I even study aboard?
There are so many great reasons to go abroad and it comes with numerous benefits. The most important reason to study abroad is the access to a world class education that comes with the first-world nations, popularly called western countries. The benefits are as follows:
- Improve your language skills.
- Experience a different style of teaching.
- Impress employers.
- Enhance your network.
- Learn about new cultures and perspectives.
- Develop your confidence.
- Discover career opportunities abroad.
- See the world.
What Should I Offer?
We expect hard-work, consistency, discipline, focus and, most importantly, a learner’s attitude. We want you to make the most of the resources we provide, so we can work together towards getting you in your dream university.
Can I Ask You for Advice?
Of course! We, at Aarnell, put Student Satisfaction as our Number #1 Priority. If you have doubts about anything related to Study Abroad and Scholarships, feel free to ask us. We love to help!
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