Grades in America: grading system in US schools, colleges and universities

Grades in America are an exciting topic for every American schoolchild and his parents. And if Russian students bring home A’s, worry about C’s in a quarter, and “score” exists only in the nightmares of excellent students, then the grading system in the United States is perceived differently by Americans. We’ll tell you what grades students dream of getting … Read more

How to Prepare for the Writing Section of the GRE

It is important to remember that there are two types of essays in the GRE Analytical Writing section: “Analyze a Problem” and “Analyze an Argument.” Each of these tasks is given 30 minutes. You need to understand what task is in front of you in order to complete it correctly.  The first essay is an opinion … Read more

How to enter an Italian university on a budget

How to enter an Italian university on a budget. Zhanna is a student at the Università degli Studi di Milano in Italy. She completed the first year of the Laurea Magistrale program, a two-year course with an academic focus. In fact, this is a master’s program already known to us, but more theoretical than applied. Typically, … Read more