StudyNet and Cape Studies Celebrate 10 Years of Collaboration

Over the years we have had some incredible teachers, students and experiences.

StudyNet and Cape Studies Celebrate 10 Years of Collaboration

Owned and managed by Claudia and Roberto Passarelli, StudyNet has recruited mostly Brazilian students for study abroad programmes since 1989. Rock solid quality is their motto and Cape Studies is proud to be part of the portfolio they work with. Their clients’ profiles are as varied as the phenomenal 35 destinations they offer. Currently, college students, graduate students and young professionals top the list. Other age group is 50 plus who want to gain new language skills while enjoying culture and leisure time.

We had the opportunity to interview Roberto Passarelli to learn what factors have allowed StudyNet to successfully promote Cape Studies. Read through the end so you don’t miss our Instagram special and discover more current promotions by StudyNet.

1. What makes Cape Studies stand out from the other options of English language schools in Cape Town?
The location, friendly and professional staff and experienced teachers.

2. What do your clients look for in an English language course
A place where they can not only get immersed in the language but also get to know the culture of the country, do some sightseeing and be able to use the language skills they have just acquired.

3. What advantages and disadvantages does South Africa represent as a study abroad destination in comparison to Canada, United States, England or any other country where English is the official language?
The cost of living is much affordable and this is a great advantage. The happiness and friendliness of the people of South Africa are so valuable! In the past 10 years that StudyNet has been promoting South Africa as a study abroad destination, we have not had one disadvantage to report.

4. What do you consider are the strongest selling points of Cape Studies and Cape Town?
Cape Studies is located in Green Point, Cape Town which is a privileged location. Safe, trendy, easy access to main attractions are some of its characteristics. Host families are in proximity to Cape Studies and the Student Residence is on the school premises. Staff and teachers are kind are professional.

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