Unlock your True Career Potential
International universities’ online part-time courses give you the opportunity to improve your career prospects and earning potential with a mix of key skills that are directly transferable to the workplace.
Many of the online courses are designed to fit in your daily schedule, allowing you to study at your own pace from anywhere, such as home, work or on the move.
Part time degree can equip you with a wide range of skills to be successful in the world of international business management or help you further in advancement of your career.
People of any stage in their career can benefit from these types of programs. This can benefit international students who can go to work in all types organizations and businesses, from large multinationals to small local companies, as well as public sector and non-profit sector.
Many sectors are facing professional and technical skill shortages and online part-time programs can help you in improving career options.
Benefits for International Students
- Study in your own time and not spend significant amount of time
- Flexible and interactive classes
- Round the clock access to the coursework
- Help you organize and motivate
- Many schools to choose from
- Several Bachelor’s, Master’s and Doctorate degree options
- Access to scholarships and financial aid
Scholarships and Financial Aid for Online Courses
International colleges and universities offer scholarships and financial aid help to students for online courses. Scholarships can be awarded on the basis of need, merit or competition.
Following is just a selection of scholarships available for international students for distance learning degree programs. Recent online scholarships update can be found here Scholarships for Online Courses.
Commonwealth Scholarship Commission in the UK
The Commonwealth Scholarship Commission in the United Kingdom offers scholarships for MSc programs by distance learning. These scholarships are available only to nationals of, and resident in, certain Commonwealth countries.
Canada-CARICOM Virtual University Scholarship Program (CCVUSP)
This program offers scholarships for Canadian university distance learning degree courses. Complete details of the online scholarships can be find here.
Edinburgh University, UK, Global Online Distance Learning Master’s Scholarships
The University of Edinburgh offers around Master’s degree scholarships for postgraduate study. This year there are around 6 scholarships available to study in any subject.
University of Leicester, UK. Distance Learning PhD Scholarships
The Department of Politics and International Relations at the University of Leister offers three scholarships to its Distance Learning PhD program.
Recent Online Courses Scholarships
You can find recently available scholarships for online courses here.
Finding Good Online Course
There are many scams and non-accredited colleges and universities out there who are looking for international students to make some money. Desperate students fall in their trap and enroll in these programs.
Online courses and degrees that offered through many accredited universities are reliable, reputed and accepted all over the world. Students must look for quality rather then price of the degree.
You must know your central focus of the course. Why you want to do that course? Before starting to search for a course you must have a purpose, which should help you in focusing in right direction.
Support for Online Classes
You must check with the university that how easy it is to connect with other students and course instructors. You must have access to online course material all the time and should be able to raise any issue with an instructor any time.
Before inventing money in books and other material for the course, check what if offered by the online program. University must be offering some kind of course material which should be available to be accessed online for free. If an additional fee is required to get the study material then try avoiding the course.
Free Online Courses Alternatives
There are several free courses also available for international students. They are short courses, certificate and diploma program. There details can be found here.
Wishing you Success!