About Preparation

About Preparation

Things to prepare

Things to prepare before you start studying in the Philippines Baggage On the Plane
Passport Check your passport for emergency X O
Copy of passport 2 copies of passport for emergency O O
SSP Photos 2-inch(5cm)x2-inch(5cm) size photos for U.S. visa application O O
Flight ticket Check the schedule, spelling of your name in English date and destination X O
Credit card For emergency O O
Debit card For withdrawing money O O
U.S. Dollar Prepare 4weeks (+$350) / 8weeks (+$500) / 12weeks (+$800) / 16 weeks (+$1000) / 20 weeks (+$1100) / 24weeks (+$1200) O O
E-Dictionary It will be helpful to study English O O
Clothes Prepare jacket and long sleeves (Baguio city is warm in the morning and afternoon, cold at night time) O O
Toiletries Toothbrush, toothpaste, shampoo and soap can be easily purchased here in Baguio O O
Shaver / Hair dryer A rechargeable shaver and hair dryer’s voltage is 220V O X
Cosmetics / Sunscreen Prepare sunscreen for protection from the sun O X
Towel Prepare enough towel for your stay. O X
Glasses / Contact lenses Glasses and contact lenses are expensive in the Philippines. Bring enough of that here. O O
Camera Make good memories with camera O O
Sanitary pad You can buy it in the Baguio. O O
Fingernail clippers Bring fingernail clippers, it’s prohibited inside the plane. Put it in your baggage. O X
Medicine Headache pill, Ointment, Bandages, etc… O X
Battery Prepare rechargeable batteries O X
Bag Where you can put your textbooks and other school materials. O O
Swim suit Travelling is allowed, so be prepared. You might visit the beach. O O
Diary For taking memo and writing daily experiences. O O
Stationery Prepare for writing down your notes. O O
Hat / Sun glasses Prepare it for protection under the sun O O
Slippers / Sneakers Prepare sneakers and slippers. O O
Laptop Laptop is mandatory for studying English. It is very useful when you listen to audio and encoding something that you learned inside the class.
(IELTS and TOEIC course students must bring their own laptop.)
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It’s necessary to be prepared

Copy of passport : Please make a copy of your passport for emergency.
Flight ticket : Bring your flight ticket when you depart from a place and arrive at a certain destination.
Credit and Debit card : You can withdraw cash from ATM.Shops, restaurants and Malls in the Philippines only accept VISA, MASTER CARD, MAESTRO .
Laptop : Laptop is very useful when studying English in the academy.