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Marcos Supioni, Marketing Department, Byron Bay English Language School

Marcos Supioni, Marketing Department, Byron Bay English Language School

Homestay or student house? Find your home in Byron Bay

Among many enquiries international students make, one of the most frequent is about accommodation. The question “which is better, student houses or homestays?” is asked regularly, so here is a quick guide to help international students to decide what suits them better.
Firstly, it is important to acknowledge the importance of booking the accommodation before the student arrives. The students who booked their accommodation in advance will then be free from the pressure of finding a place to stay. During the high season, the pressure of finding accommodation upon arrival, combined with the initial culture differences and the new language, can be very stressful for the student. Read more

Marcos Supioni, Marketing Department, Byron Bay English Language School

Marcos Supioni, Marketing Department, Byron Bay English Language School

Casa de familia ou residência studantil? Um guia rápido para encontar a sua casa em Byron Bay.

Dentre as diversas dúvidas que nossos estudantes tem antes de fecharem um intercâmbio, as dúvidas realcionadas a acomodação é das mais frequentes. A clássica pergunta: “O que é melhor, casa de familia ou residência estudantil?” é uma constante, e aqui vai um guia rápido para ajudar estudantes a decidirem a melhor opção de acordo com suas expectativas.

Primeiramente, é importante enfatizar a importância de agendar a sua acomodação antes de chegar na Australia. Os estudantes que se organizam antes de chegar aqui, não passam pelo estresse de ter que achar um lugar para ficar. Durante o verão as principais cidades Australianas ficam cheias de turistas, e a dificuldade de achar acomodação para os alunos que não se programaram com antecedência é ainda maior. Read more

Jay Dea, Director of Studies, Byron Bay English Language School

Jay Dea, Director of Studies, Byron Bay English Language School

Choosing between IELTS and Cambridge courses

Students at BBELS often ask us to describe the difference between the IELTS and Cambridge Mainsuite exams (FCE, CAE, CPE). Choosing between the different courses is important, especially if your objective is related to future academic studies, sponsorship or national citizenship.
Here’s a guide to help you select the course which will provide you with the best outcome.

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Giulia, Intern, Byron Bay English Language School

Giulia, Intern, Byron Bay English Language School

La differenza tra l’esame Cambridge e IELTS

I nostri studenti BBELS ci chiedono spesso qual’ è la differenza principale tra l’esame Cambridge e IELTS.  (FCE, CAE, CPE).  È importante fare la scelta giusta, specialmente se il vostro obiettivo è legato a futuri studi accademici, ad una sponsorizzazione o cittadinanza nazionale.
Di seguito, per aiutarvi a fare la scelta migliore, vi spieghiamo le principali differenze.

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Christin, Intern, BBELS

Christin, Intern, BBELS

The benefits of shared accommodation for language students

Booking the accommodation before the student goes overseas is a great idea. We find that our students know where they are going to stay and they don’t feel the pressure to find accommodation once they arrive in Byron Bay.
There are a lot of different types of accommodation students can choose from. But one of the most popular options for our English language learners is the Student House accommodation. Read more

Mayumi, Japanese Marketing, Byron Bay English Language School

Mayumi, Japanese Marketing, Byron Bay English Language School

ボランティア活動

多くの人は、奉仕活動をして自分に何の利益があるのか?と考えているかもしれません。しかし、実際にはたくさんの利益があります。

特に英語を学んでいる学生には、ボランティア活動は色々な形で役に立つでしょう。

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Philipp, Marketing Intern, Byron Bay English Language School

Philipp, Marketing Intern, Byron Bay English Language School

Die überraschenden Vorteile des Ehrenamtes

Nimm an einer Vielzahl von ehrenamtlichen Projekten teil um einen positiven Einfluss zu haben und den interkulturellen Austausch voranzutreiben. Durch unser Ehrenamtprogramm geben wir unseren Studenten die Möglichkeit die Einheimischen zu treffen und ihre Englischkenntnisse sowie ihren Lebenslauf zu verbessern! Read more

Philipp, Marketing Intern, Byron Bay English Language School

Philipp, Marketing Intern, Byron Bay English Language School

Volunteering and its surprising benefits

Take part in a variety of volunteer projects to make a positive impact and promote intercultural exchange. Our volunteer programs give our students the chance to meet the locals, improve their English language skills and boost their CV! Read more

Mayumi, Japanese Marketing, Byron Bay English Language School

Mayumi, Japanese Marketing, Byron Bay English Language School

バイロンベイ、オーストラリア で英語を学ぶ

バイロンベイは、世界各国からたくさんの人が集まってきているので、町には異なったバックグラウンドの人々がたくさんいます。皆とてもフレンドリーで心暖かく、どこへ行っても新しい出会いが待っています。

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Philipp, Marketing Intern, Byron Bay English Language School

Philipp, Marketing Intern, Byron Bay English Language School

Byron Bay ist nicht einfach nur ein Ort..

..es ist ein Lebensgefühl

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