The boom in tourism worldwide has been spectacular over the last couple of decades. There were times when travel was the privilege of few. Today cheap airfares and accommodations have brought travel within reach of most. There is always a price to pay and the downside here is not only the carbon footprint but also the tourist traps and those places that have become so crowded that people end up stepping on each others’ toes. And being hated by the locals.
Kyoto University also goes by the name Kyodai. The university is ranked 2nd in Japan is one of the top universities in the world. They have many faculties, from education, law, economics to agriculture and several others in between.
Slacktivism, social loafing, activism, Social Media, entertainment, and technology. How are these terms related to the Global Village and are we becoming one? In this article, we will revisit Evgeny Morozov’s famous criticism of the ongoing Digital Revolution.
École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne or EPFL as it is often referred to, is a premier research university in Lausanne, Switzerland. This educational institute is also known for technology transfers to corporates.
For anyone out there who wants to travel the world without the repercussions of missing out on weeks of study, we have compiled a list of student exchange programs that will enable you to live abroad for a semester or two, absorb the new culture, all while studying at a host institute. The programs provide scholarships that cover tuition fees and accommodation, therefore, will require you to make sure that your profile shines bright through all the documents, motivation letters and recommendations.