Create a 5 pages page paper that discusses balancing the benefits and drawbacks of studying abroad. The benefits can be absorbed while the costs can be minimized. The answer would not come in a few sentences and deserves a thorough consideration of the situation such as cost to the host country and the students coming from abroad, how to make them feel that they have the same right as any indigenous students. An effort towards building their social network together with culture and food is also necessary.
It would not be an exaggeration to refer to the current era as the era of globalization. Back at one point in time cross border mobilization of labor and capital was almost impossible. But over the past three decades this has become usual and in the new millennia factor mobilization and knowledge sharing is an everyday phenomenon. Critics might have many opposing views of the same but in near future, there is no stopping of such exchange and this seems to be perfectly in tune with globalization and free trade.
Amid an unprecedented level of commoditization, education has become a commodity and a costly one to provide. Furthermore, the quality of education is of utmost importance and different countries have different standards of education. The developed countries along with some developed nations are flag bearers in this regard. Qualifying and get an opportunity for higher studies in a developed nation has become almost an unavoidable necessity, though till now only a few can avail of such a technologically advanced and much holistic educational package.
Scholars are divided considering the benefits and costs associated with educating abroad and there are significant ambiguities and differences of opinion among them that which force overcomes the other. In this background, the present paper leads to a critical evaluation of education abroad encompassing both the .positive and negative aspects of studying abroad.