Congrats to Millie Class of 2021!
Congratulations to Millie’s Class of 2021 graduates! Here at Millie, we would like to celebrate all their achievements, hard work and perseverance. If you’re looking for some inspiration in your own journey to university or simply just curious about what other graduates are up to, keep on reading!
Five UK StudyTubers You Should Be Watching!
Struggling through a mid-year study slump? Check these UK StudyTubers out for some motivation!
Insider Tips: Transitioning from the Hong Kong DSE to IB!
Having been studying in a local school for the past 14 years, it has taken a while for me to adjust from the local Diploma of Secondary Education (DSE) Examination curriculum to the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IBDP). I sat down with an IB full-scorer from a top local school, who shared the same experience with me! Here are some insider tips to thrive in IB!
Millie’s IB Survival Guide #5: The Truth About TOK and How to Ace It!
Whenever the word TOK is brought up amongst IB students, a collective sigh usually goes around the room. But while TOK has a bit of a poor rep in the IB, we’re here to tell you the truth about TOK, and how it’s actually a pretty great subject! So if you want to know how to ace TOK and max on the points you can get from it, read on!
Millie’s IB Survival Guide #4: Top Tips for CAS!
“It’s kind of like the IB’s way of ensuring that students don’t spend the entirety of the two diploma years glued to their laptop screens writing essays”
Millie’s IB Survival Guide #3: Everything you need to know about Internal Assessments!
Internal assessments are a huge part of the IB, and are pretty important when it comes to determining your final grade. But what actually are they? To answer just that and more, Millie’s IB Survival Guide will give you everything you need to know about internal assessments!
Millie’s IB Survival Guide #2: How to Get Started on Your Extended Essay
You’re well into your IB diploma, have started to finally get the hang of your subjects and are feeling pretty confident. Then out of nowhere, your IB coordinator drops a bomb… the extended essay!
Millie’s IB Survival Guide #1: Hacks for Choosing Your IB Subjects
Hearing IB students talking about ‘HLs’, ‘IAs’, ‘IOCs’ and numerous other acronyms can make you wonder, “What on earth are they talking about?!”
Meet Ritvik: Milile Class of 2021
We meet with a former Millie student and Tech Intern Ritvik Khunara, a member of the Class of 2021 who has persevered through the COVID-19 pandemic to be accepted to the University of British Columbia’s (UBC) Computer Science program!
Top UK Art Schools for International Students
Millie’s guide on best UK art schools for international students!
Psychology 101: What's It Like to Study Psychology?
Millie's overview on what's it like to study psychology.
Getting Into a US Art School as an International Student
Millie’s pointers on best US art schools for international students!
Millie’s UK University Spotlight: London Universities!
Millie’s here to break down everything you need to know about London university life!
Millie’s UK University Spotlight: Next Stop, Cambridge!
Millie’s overview of the spectacular University of Cambridge and everything you need to know before applying!
Millie’s Guide to Starting Your Own Podcast
Podcasting is taking the world by storm - is it time to start your own? Read on for top tips on how to begin!
Millie’s UK University Highlight: First Stop, Oxford!
University of Oxford is more than just a location set to shoot Harry Potter — but that doesn't mean studying there isn't as magical as watching the film!
Why Should I Do a Virtual Internship?
Virtual internships allow you to work with companies around the world from the comfort of your home. Read Millie's best tips to scoring your dream virtual internship!
Virtual Summer School: The New Reality?
Find out how virtual summer school gives your child a head start for the next academic year!
Virtual SAT Diagnostic Tests: Why Do Counsellors Love Them?
The article was written by Millie's cofounder Giuseppe Iademarco.
Why are International Schools so Popular?
The original article was written by Millie's cofounder Giuseppe Iademarco for Scholato.
Millie's Guide to LinkedIn for International Students
Interested in setting yourself up for career success while still in high school? Get started by checking out Millie's guide to LinkedIn for international students!
The Reality Behind one of the Fastest Growing Education Markets
The original article was written by Millie's Cofounder Giuseppe Iademarco.
The Importance of Financial Literacy for Teenagers - How to Prepare for Your Future
From credit scores to mortgages, today’s teenagers will soon have to make critical financial decisions for their future. Check out Millie's tips on financial literacy!
What's Happening With AP Testing in 2021?
Planning on giving the AP exams but not sure about the testing format this year? Check out Millie's overview of what's happening with AP testing in 2021!
The Benefits of Studying Engineering in the US as an International Student
Interested in studying engineering and want to know if the US is a good option? Check out Millie's top benefits of studying engineering in the US as an international student!
College Board’s SAT Subject Test and Essay Cancellation: What Does It Mean For You?
The College Board announced that it would be ending its SAT Subject Tests and Essay. What does this mean for you and your future admissions process? See what Millie has to say!
Millie's Overview of the Cambridge Assessment
Our overview of the UK's Cambridge Assessment.
How to Get into Law Careers in the Middle East as an International Student
Our top tips on getting into law careers in the Middle East as an international student.
How to Ace Public Speaking as an International Student
Our top tips on acing public speaking as an international student.
How to Get into Journalism Majors in the US as an International Student
Our top tips on getting into journalism majors in the US as an international student.
Happy New Year from Millie
Some reflections of 2020, and what we have planned for 2021.
How to Get into a UK Law School as an International Student
Our top tips on how to get into a law school in the UK as an international student.
Which One is the Hardest? AP vs. IB vs. A Levels: Physics Edition
The main differences between taking Physics in the AP, IB, and A Levels curricula.
How to Write a UCAS Essay as a US Student
Our top tips on writing a persuasive UCAS essay for your UK university application, and how it differs from a Common App.
How to Write a Common App Essay as a UK Student
Our top tips on how to write a engaging Common App essay for your US university application, and how it differs from a UCAS personal statement.
Personal Statement Writing Tips & Timeline
Our top tips on how to write a compelling personal statement for your UCAS university application or Common App.
Millie's Guide to Personal Statements UK vs. US
"In the UK, students need to convey why they want to study a chosen subject for the next three years; In the US, colleges want to know about potential students as a person," explains Ariel Lau, co-founder and Global Head Counselor of Millie.
Why am I hosting a Women in Tech Panel?
The original article was written & published on LinkedIn by Jenna in January 2020.
Meet the Mentor: Jenna Ahn
Meet Jenna Ahn, co-founder and CEO of Millie.
Millie's Guide to Engineering School
Interested in studying Engineering? Discover if it's the right path for you, and how to start shaping your future studies and career prospects in this exciting field in our E-Book or Webinar.
Millie's Guide to Business School
Interested in studying Business? Discover if it's the right path for you, and how to start shaping your future studies and career prospects in this exciting field in our E-Book or Webinar.
Millie's Guide to Architecture School
Interested in studying Architecture? Discover if it's the right path for you, and how to start shaping your future studies and career prospects in this exciting field in our E-Book or Webinar.
Millie's Guide to Hotel School
Interested in studying Hotel Management? Discover if it's the right path for you, and how to start shaping your future studies and career prospects in this exciting field in our E-Book or Webinar.
Meet the Mentor: Ariel Lau
Meet Ariel Lau, co-founder and Head Counselor of Millie.
Meet the Mentor: Giuseppe Iademarco
Meet Giuseppe Iademarco, co-founder and COO of Millie.
Millie's Guide to Top 5 Tips to Acing Your SATs
With exams being cancelled due to COVID-19 at the moment, you might be wondering why exactly you should even be thinking about the SATs right now. In this article, we explain why you shouldn't get complacent even though there are multiple SAT dates across the course of the year.
Millie's Guide to International Relations
Interested in studying International Relations? Discover if it's the right path for you, and how to start shaping your future studies and career prospects in this exciting field in our E-Book or Webinar.