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The highlights of my time as a Chinese University of Hong Kong student

The Chinese University of Hong Kong has a strong sense of community, and offers students the opportunity to host international events and study abroad programmes, says John Liu Hin Lok
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The benefits of an international placement during your degree

Placements abroad used to be a ‘nice to have’; I’d say nowadays they are a ‘must-have’ says one British student studying in Australia
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Women in STEM: stories from MIT students

Women are still under-represented on STEM degree courses. Three female students at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology speak about their experiences in male-dominated subjects
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Making meaningful connections at a small university

The "numerous disadvantages" associated with a smaller university are utterly untrue says Alice Ringelstein
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A cohesive student community

Attending a small university makes it easier to arrange social activities and societies, says University of Neuchâtel student Stéphanie Musy
University of Bozen Bolzano

Small universities - international or provincial?

More and more students are understanding the global employments prospects that a small university can offer, says Oswin Maurer
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Why is going to a small university beneficial?

Better and more personalised feedback is a key component of the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences' success
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A small university steeped in history and culture

Going to a smaller university may not be as fun as a larger university but the rich history and culture at Scuola Normale Superiore di Pisa makes up for it