Study Abroad Blog

IT Job in Berlin without the German Language

Jan 18,19

Are you looking to have a great career in the IT sector in one of the finest cities in the world? Do you have it in you to make to the historical yet modern city of Berlin?  Are you looking to improve your standard of living?  If your answer is yes, there is something very important for you. Doesn’t matter what’s your reason to leave your loving country and to …

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Life on H1B visa is not as rosy as it seems

Jan 15,19

Studying in the U.S is almost every scholar’s ambition, but is it yours too?  I bet many international students secretly wish to study in America and get exposure at renowned American Universities. Why shouldn’t it be when it’s a piece of general knowledge that education system in the U.S. stands the best in the world? People who study in the States get better jobs with higher salaries. The education quality …

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Study UG MBBS in Germany

Jan 11,19

Do you have it in you to pursue a career in healthcare? Do you have the aptitude and interest to study medicine? Should you study MBBS?  The answer to the above questions might be yes for those who have made medicine their first career choice or chosen it as a backup degree option. No matter what the reason is, one cannot put a blind eye to the fact that, MBBS …

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What’s with the Millennial Mindset at work ?!

Jan 9,19

Millennials are revolutionizing the work culture all around the world. A stable job with a gradually increasing income is now no longer considered as the “ideal job”.  Despite of the irrational judgements made on today’s younger generation that it is unorganized, rebellious and oblivious of their career, it is indeed the most educated, self-aware and ambitious generation in the history of mankind.  According to the Pwc report, Millennials at Work- …

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Top 10 tips to write a powerful Statement of Purpose (SoP)

Jan 9,19

A statement of purpose (SOP) is one of the most powerful tools a student could use to their advantage. An outstanding SOP can get you admitted in your dream university and even compensate a bit for the other factors such as academics, scores on GRE/GMAT, etc. Many universities stress on well-drafted SOPs and urge their applicants to write genuinely good content explaining their whole purpose.  Unfortunately, many students believe that …

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Careers and Jobs in Neuroscience

Jan 3,19

Neuroscience is the study of the nervous system, which includes the brain and the spinal cord. It’s a broad term encompassing numerous, more specific disciplines, including cognitive, clinical, and developmental Neuroscience is a rapidly expanding field. Many colleges and universities in India and abroad, are implementing new neuroscience degree programs. Neuroscience is the study of the nervous system, which includes the brain and the spinal cord. It’s a broad term …

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MS in Germany – Do Students find a Job in Germany after graduation

Dec 28,18

I have been asked this question several times, ‘do students find a job in Germany after finishing masters in Germany?’. I wish the answer was as simple as ‘yes’ or ‘no’. Here is my honest opinion on finding a job in Germany after finishing university in Germany. Full disclosure: I’m neither a consultant nor work for any consultancy. I have no stakes involved in encouraging or discouraging you to come to …

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Obtaining a German driving license – driving license

Dec 28,18

A driving license (license in German) is an official document permitting a specific individual to operate one or more types of motorized vehicles in the EU / EEA and some other countries. Driving in Germany is fun. This post gives information about obtaining a new German driving license for anyone living in Germany (EU citizen or from outside).  The main categories of driving license in Germany are shown in the table below. A …

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MBA vs Masters In Management (MiM)

Dec 25,18

While deciding whether a management degree is the right choice for you, you’ve probably spent a lot of time researching MBA programs. MBA is still the target degree, and the best option, for many candidates. But, there is another option that may be the right fit for some students: A Masters in Management (MiM) degree. Earlier, MiM degrees were offered primarily in European universities and business schools. In 2014, the majority of MIM programs …

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What’s wrong with the Indian IT industry?

Dec 25,18

There are 2 major components which contribute to the IT industry in India: IT and BPO  Both of these sectors work independently but are still closely related when it comes to monthly income, quality of work and lifestyle. The Indian IT industry is filled to the brim with engineers, skilled or un-skilled, both!  Engineering is a chaotic career option in India since a lot of people pursue it due to …

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Germany Job Seeker Visa 2019

Dec 25,18

If you are seeking cross-cultural experiences and wish to pursue a career in your field of interest in a foreign country, Germany might just be there on your list.  It has tons of industries which are growing exponentially every single day. With this immense growth ratio, Germany is looking out for skilled professionals. They are offering well-paid jobs to those who deserve it, be it be a foreign candidate or …

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Difficulties one face studying in Germany

Dec 11,18

Rather than saying it dark sides of MS in Germany I will call it difficulties one face during his/her MS in Germany. I have seen the list of persons who are following these particular question are Indian. As an Indian, I will highlight that particular section too. In Deutschland spricht man Deutsch Back home we were used to speaking in English with our colleagues and friends at the university as …

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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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