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Prodigy Finance raises $240M to support the growing number of international students

Prodigy Finance - August 21, 2017

The United States hosted over a million international students during the 2015/2016 academic year – roughly double the number of students in 2004/2005. And, the figures continue to rise. An...

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International students

International students: where do they go and how do they get there?

Prodigy Finance - July 31, 2017

The number of international students – at any level of education – continues to grow. A little more than a year ago, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO)...

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No trade off impact financial returns in emerging markets

There is no trade-off between impact and financial returns in emerging markets

Juan Garcia Alvarez - July 27, 2017

Having recently spoken in the opening debate at the “Impact Investing in Emerging Markets - Capital Allocation for Sustainable Development” conference organised by Palladium, it’s clear there are...

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Do you need toefl

International grad students: Do you need TOEFL, IELTS, or another test of English proficiency?

Katie Schenk - July 25, 2017

If you’re considering graduate-level education – even in your home country, you’ll need to consider whether the course is taught in English. Top programmes – even in countries like Spain and China...

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Us engineering masters programmes spring admissions

US engineering masters programmes: spring admissions

Katie Schenk - July 11, 2017

In the United States, the academic year begins in August or September and wraps in May or June. While a lot of universities offer summer classes, you won’t find the full course catalogue available....

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What do i need to know about the us travel ban

What do I need to know about the US travel ban?

Prodigy Finance - July 04, 2017

Please note this post has been updated from its original publication on 2 May 2017 to reflect the most recent events. Updates can be found at the bottom of the post. At Prodigy Finance, we firmly...

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Masters of engineering vs masters of science in engineering

Masters of Engineering vs Masters of Science in Engineering

Katie Schenk - June 02, 2017

Hoping to further your engineering career? A masters degree is one of the fastest ways to increase your salary and your career options. But what masters? What’s difference between Masters of...

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Need an international study visa?

Katie Schenk - May 16, 2017

If you’re planning to pursue your masters overseas, you’ve got plenty to do - and obtaining your study visa is one of the biggest administrative tasks ahead of you. Every country has their own set...

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Writing an awesome statement of purpose

Katie Schenk - May 12, 2017

Your statement of purpose is critical because it’s the only aspect of your engineering application that provides the admissions team with an understanding of you as an individual. As you can...

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Is the MBA worth it?

Katie Schenk - May 05, 2017

The number of MBAs is on the rise, and if you don’t have one - it’s easy to believe you’re the only one who doesn’t. At the same time, there’s plenty of discussion about whether the education and...

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