Study Abroad Blog



Top 11 reasons to study in Germany

Nov 30,18

The first question one would face is: which country should he/she select? Choosing a country to study is not an easy task. Four years ago, I was faced with this question, and I selected Germany for my further studies. Based on my experience, I am going to help you make a decision on why choose to study in Germany. Germany is one of the most popular destinations among international students in …

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Post Graduation in USA vs India

Nov 22,18

Students start hunting for post graduation courses as soon as they graduate or maybe even sooner than that! In India students usually begin with their preparation for higher studies in their pre-final year of the grad course. Engineering students mostly go for MBA or an MS while other graduates go for masters in their respective fields. The most contrasting yet common combination Indian students follow is taking up an MBA …

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2018 Career in Data Science

Nov 7,18

What is Data Science? Data Science is a blend of scientific methods, process, algorithms and systems to extract knowledge and insights from data in various forms to solve analytically complex problems. Data science is the ultimate way to elicit business values from relevant data and statistics. It is almost as similar as data mining which at an intricate and in-depth level showcase substantive detail about a particular activity. It helps …

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Studying MS in Germany vs USA

Oct 24,18

Confused if you should apply to the US or German universities for your undergrad program? Maybe you want to pursue a Master’s or a PhD and wondering which country would suit you best. Well, we have jotted down the major deciding factors for you which will help clear your mind and make a rational decision for your future. Course Options US Engineering, MBA, PhD, IT, Computer science, Electrical engineering, Biotechnology, …

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Trump and H1B immigration

Oct 24,18

Trump has taken over the H1B and F1 Visa quite prominently, it has created a havoc for international students seeking to study in the United States and more so for the employees who are serving in myriads of IT companies already. The changes in the H1B immigration status has affected people on the personal and professional, both the fronts. Let’s take a quick view of how Trump has changed things …

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Finding Accommodation In Germany Is Not So Easy

Oct 19,18

The struggles of finding a new home are always pretty rough, and Germany comes at the top of the list when we talk about accommodations for students. Germany has 2 insane and extreme versions of apartments which entail furnished, which will be way above your budget definitely and unfurnished, which means LITERALLY UNFURNISHED WITH ZERO AMENITIES. If you are thinking it might give you the basic things like cabinets, closets, …

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GRE Exam Tips And Tricks

Oct 13,18

So you are planning to give your GRE Test soon and panicking, rushing, floating back and forth worrying about it? We know the feeling and the intense last set of days when the REAL COUNTDOWN BEGINS. This is the time you had been waiting for years and now you are having second thoughts about the whole idea in the first place? Or maybe you are forgetting the easiest quant formula …

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Update 2018: Problems with US H1B and F1 Visa

Oct 13,18

If you have been planning on going to the united states for your masters, you must have heard about the turmoil after Trump became the president. There are tons of problems with US H1B and F1 Visa cropping up every single day, it is making life strenuous for students who wish to go to the United States for further studies. And for those who reside in the universities, it has …

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Medical school and Assessment Process to become a medical doctor in Germany

May 23,18

Students that get admitted into a German medical university, the trainings include theoretical pre-clinical studies and practical application – separated into basic science (2 years known as “Vorklinik” – including courses in chemistry, physics, anatomy, biology, biochemistry, physiology, medical psychology, medical terminology, introduction into clinical medicine and sociology), clinical science (3 years known as “Klinik” – or practical training such as the first aid training, the elective course, as well …

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How do I become an eligible foreign PhD Candidate in Germany?

May 17,18

 Before we jump into the focus, as we explicated in the foregoing article, we want to make sure you know that there are vigorous reasons why you or anybody else would pick Germany to chase dreamed doctoral education. Making it clearer, statistics showed that about 25,000 doctoral candidates graduate annually in Germany. Putting it in another way, this is not a wondering fact anymore, rather an indication of preponderating higher …

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What Does It Cost to Study in Germany

May 4,18

The question “And what does this cost?” is one of the first questions one is asking or is being asked by parents when their children want to study abroad. Not only a whole degree abroad but also a single term can include costs that wouldn’t be there in the home country. The first point of the costing as imaginable would be tuition fees. In Germany however, there are no tuition …

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6 Top Reasons that Could Get Your German Student Visa Rejected

Apr 25,18

Preparing your student visa application is a lengthy and stressful process. You go through several procedures and at the end you have no guarantee that you will be granted the visa. No matter how many documents you submit or how well you think your visa interview went, there is always a chance that the embassy will reject you. The application procedure to get to the point where you get a response from …

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Top 10 German Universities to study Medicine

Apr 25,18

As a highly desired destination among international students, particularly regarding Human Medicine and other related fields, Germany hosts numerous Universities that provide excellent Medical education. According to CHE University Ranking 2013/14, depending on the qualities students are looking for in the educational domain as academic studies and teaching, research, job market, infrastructure as well as the lifestyle as in location and accommodation, it’s very difficult to differentiate and come up with …

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Admission Requirements for a Master’s in Germany

Apr 25,18

The most important document to provide for admission in Master’s Degree in Germany is a suitable Bachelor’s Degree. It does not have to be a German Bachelor’s Degree, but it still needs to be recognized by German universities. How to get your diploma recognized in Germany? Universities may also investigate your qualifications into more detail to ensure their relevance. It may involve the checking of the content of your undergraduate …

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Top universities in the U.S. for an MS in computer science

Mar 26,18

If you are interested in Computer Science, Choose the United State of America as the best option. MS in Computer Science USA will give you a lifetime of experience. It will mould your life and give you a great opportunity to walk hand in hand with the world of technology. In this fast-developing technology world, it’s very important to study computer science and contribute something to the world. There are many US Universities …

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Education Loans Challenges and Opportunities

Mar 25,18

Today the dreams of pursuing higher education from renowned institutions both at home and abroad are catching up amongst the new-gen youth like wild fire. With every promising young mind aspiring for best quality schooling, which we know comes at a cost, loans are gaining vital connotations in the education sector. Educational loans are fast emerging as support systems for those unable to afford study abroad or even at the …

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Affordable countries to pursue MBBS from!

Mar 15,18

Whenever we think of studying abroad in any field, the top countries that come to our mind are US, UK, Australia, Germany etc. It might sound ironical but for pursuing MBBS, these countries aren’t the ideal match for your financial requirements and needs. MBBS is surely an expensive course but yes it is indeed possible to study abroad on a budget too! With maintaining quality and being low on the …

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Career Paths in Forensic Science

Mar 15,18

Are you a fan of the popular crime & detective series like CSI, Bones, Sherlock Homes or our Desi CID series? Are you feeling fascinated to become the next Dr. Salunkhe – a forensic scientist? Well, a forensic scientist is not a single job title. In this post, we will look into the various job roles and top 13 career paths in forensic science. Image Sources: IMDB Careers in Forensic Science …

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Transitioning into your new life abroad

Feb 23,18

The ups and downs of transitioning into your new life abroad Studying abroad is an amazing yet challenging opportunity. It is easier to prepare for the fun and adventure than the obstacles. In an attempt to better prepare students for the trials that come with studying abroad, my program provided an introduction packet. It gave general facts and information on the specific country as well as what to expect when …

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US Universities With Scholarships For International Students

Feb 15,18

Universities With Scholarships For International Students. The US educational system ranks as one of the best and most preferred in the world, it is a well-known fact that more than half of the best universities in the world are located in the US according to the QS world University rankings. Although having an educational experience that is enjoyable is guaranteed in US but the cost is usually at the top …

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Top 20 Business Schools in the US

Feb 13,18

Here is the latest list from of business schools by U.S. News & World Report, which ranked 131 MBA programs based on criteria that includes job placement, starting salary, selectivity, and assessments by peers and recruiters. The schools were given a numerical score, with 100 representing the best possible result. Read on to learn more about the 20 top business schools in America. Note: Tuition figures reflect annual costs for out-of-state students. 20. Emory University — …

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All You Need to Know About MBA Abroad

Feb 5,18

An MBA degree is always considered as a lucrative career option. A full-time classroom-based MBA offers an immersive experience along with an accelerated carer boost that other forms of learning can hardly match. If you are entering the job market with an MBA from a top international business school, then the salaries could be really enviable. In this post, we will look into the eligibility criteria, entrance exams, and application (evaluation) process for pursuing MBA abroad. …

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4 India-born CEOs who excelled with MBA from Foreign Universities

Feb 2,18

From Google to PepsiCo, most of these big names of the industry are run by India-born CEOs. For decades these Multinational heads have been playing an important role in global technology landscape and have taken the realm of technology and business to whole new levels. Born and brought up in the most common households in India, these CEOs have made their mark with sheer perseverance and scholarly dedication and with …

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What do Universities Look For in Personal Statement (SOP)

Feb 1,18

It’s almost the end of the application/admission cycle for the Fall 2018 intake. I had a great time advising and mentoring the young chaps and few matured folks (in their mid-30s) with their applications for foreign universities. When I look back, there was something common for almost all the applicants. They really struggled with what to write in a Statement of Purpose (SOP) or how to write an effective personal …

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Study Abroad Challenges For International Students from India

Jan 31,18

Study abroad experience was a great experience for me. I learned a lot and had some great memories. But, you should not make the mistake of assuming that it will be all rosy. At times, it will be hard and emotionally taxing. But believe me; you will come out as a stronger and more confident person. It’s all about getting out of your comfort zone, express yourself, have fun, and …

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