Monthly Archives: September 2016

Hospitality Studies Abroad –A cut above the rest


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Hospitality industry has witnessed phenomenal growth the world over, increasing demand for hospitality professionals in varying capacities. A specialized qualification in hospitality management from an accredited institution opens up countless avenues with the best of remuneration with potential employers including hotels, motels, Airlines, cruise liners, resort in diverse areas ranging from front office management, housekeeping, food and beverage management, tour planning, event planning, management, marketing and sales and revenue management to mention a few. Of late the number of graduates setting up their independent businesses in the hospitality domain is also steadily increasing.

When it comes to programs in hospitality management is concerned there are many highly reputed institution abroad  who offer programs ranging from certificate, diploma,  bachelors  and MBA which seeks to  inculcate sound theoretical as well as practical edge to students  and are designed to meet the expectations of both students and the industry.  All aspects of the hospitality industry including hotel and lodging, restaurant and food services, recreation, gaming, and meeting and convention planning  and specialized areas like Business management, team building, strategic planning, marketing, quality control  etc   are often covered depending on the  program one choose. Studying hospitality programs abroad offer the best opportunities to kick start ones dream hospitality career with the best names in the industry, as many top hotel chains known to sponsor quality international students or offer them intern positions gauging their talent and skills.

Though U.S.A., owing to its largest tourism industry in the world boasts of some of the most prestigious hotel management & culinary colleges in the world.  Canada with affordable education coupled with generous work permits and internships are gaining popularity among students from all over the world especially India. Australia, New Zealand, Switzerland and Singapore are highly rated owing to various factors varying from post study job / internship opportunities to stay back and lucrative salary offerings.

To gain more insight into the options and benefits of studying hospitality programs across the world most suitable for you, visit Santa Monica study abroad Pvt. Ltd, your most trusted overseas Education consultant with 15 years of experience and professional expertise facilitation overseas admissions to over 300 universities/ institutions across 30 countries or call at 0484-4140999

Santa Monica Medicine Studies Abroad –Gifting Global Doctors of tomorrow


Santa Monica Medicine studies wing took shape as a humble effort towards addressing the pressing shortage of Doctors in India, which according to the Parliamentary standing committee report on the Medical Council of India (MCI), clearly states that perhaps there is only one Doctor available for 2,000 patients. An alarming figure when the WHO mandated ratio is 1: 1,000, this at a time when our medical institutions do not have the capacity to admit even one third of aspirants who appear for various medical entrance examinations every year.

Many a bright student miss out on quality medical education because of the thought that only the rich can afford it or that the procedures are too tedious,  when the reality is that medicine programs at some of the prime medical institutions in European and Southeast Asian countries can be pursued at half the cost one would incur in India. Santa Monica medicine studies constantly endeavors to do its bit in materializing the Doctor dreams of many, by facilitating cost effective medicine studies abroad and through its effort intends to play at least a minor role in addressing the issue of huge shortage of Doctors India faces.

Santa Monica Medicine studies wing has been facilitating admissions to reputed WHO, UNESCO, IMED listed medical institutions in Western, European and South east Asian countries including U.S.A. UK, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Ukraine, Poland, Armenia, Philippines, Hungary, Bulgaria, China, Georgia, Lithuania, and Malaysia to mention a few.  There are many internationally accredited universities in these countries that have adopted highly advanced teaching methodologies with instruction in English with regularly updated curriculum that are in sync with changing trends in the medical arena. The focus is always laid in offering theoretical & practical knowledge with patient-centered clinical training. Excellent opportunities for clinical exposure are made available at university run hospitals, where, along with practical trainings, one receives excellent guidance from experienced academics and medical professionals.  All this ensures that on successful completion of  their medicine studies  one can earn a prestigious Medical degree highly rated all over the world  leaving open  vast employment avenues in best hospital and research institutions of the world.

Towards expediting and simplifying the medicine admission process for students from India and adjoining countries, St Paul University Philippines, a premier WHO listed medical institution has set up its Southeast Asian regional office in Kochi, Kerala, which is managed by Santa Monica Study Abroad Pvt. Ltd.  Looking to pursue medicine studies abroad look no further visit your nearest branch of Santa Monica study Abroad Pvt. Ltd  or call us on 0484-4140999.

World class education abroad for a promising Global career


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With companies around the world, continuing to invest in the global market, preference for employees with international experience and skill sets continue to increase.  To succeed in such an increasingly competitive interconnected world, requires, youth of today to receive world class education, complete with global knowledge, skills and perspectives. Realizing this changing scenario, the trend of pursuing overseas education is catching up steadily According to industry estimates, around 3 Lakh students go abroad annually to pursue programs ranging from certificates to Diplomas’ to Graduate, Post graduate and Doctoral studies in diverse streams including Engineering/ IT, Business and management, Medicine, Nursing/Health care, Tourism and Hospitality and more. Overseas universities/ institutions are known for offering courses of top notch quality and for providing flexibility in choosing a subject of one’s desire, which unfortunately is very much limited in India. The sheer quality of foreign universities/ institutions in terms of infrastructure, International faculties, curriculum, collaborations with industries, research avenues etc makes foreign educational institutions distinct. Training, lectures, internships  help students to gain knowledge of latest technologies with real-time work experience, all these, coupled with part-time job and stay back options with full work rights and permanent residency prospects, makes overseas education highly desirable.

When it comes to facilitating overseas education, Santa Monica study Abroad Pvt Ltd, incepted in the year 2002 is counted among the best Overseas education consultants in India with 23 branches and vast network of associates and representatives across the countries with a strong base in Kerala It is an authorized representative of 300+ universities / colleges across 30+ countries including USA, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Ireland, Germany, Sweden, Switzerland to mention a few.  It has been facilitating  over 1000-1500 overseas admissions  per year ,helping  students  make the most appropriate choice of course in the country and institution of their choice. It is a education New Zealand recognized Agency (ENZRA) Golden Member of British council IELTS program and are authorized managers of Pearson’s Test centre in Kochi.   Effective career counseling is offered by professional & certified team with firsthand experience led by international education experts each student approaching them gets professional guidance which suits their career goals aptitude and budget. The exclusive service ranges from university/ college short, liaising with institutions application submission, liaising with universities, visa guidance, scholarship and education loan assistance to pre departure and post landing assistance. Santa Monica study Abroad Pvt. Ltd is a recipient of numerous awards from government and foreign institutions

Looking to explore the best in overseas education? there cannot be a better opportunity,  visit South India’s biggest overseas Education Expo organized by Santa Monica  Study Abroad Pvt. Ltd in association with Malayala Manorama  on the 23rd and 24th of September at Hotel Taj Gate way, Kochi  for pre registration visit www.overseas education or call 0484-4140999