How-to & FAQ – Study in the USA



22

Dec'17

Top 5 Countries to Study Renewable Energy

If you are thinking about going for a Master’s degree in Renewable (Green or Sustainable) Energy, this is unarguably the best time to get into the field. Not only because it’s trending, it’s one of the top three career paths to make a global impact right now. The renewable energy sector jobs are not limited to the engineers and techies only. The renewable energy sector also needs accountants, administrative assistants, …

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13

Dec'17

Top M.S. Programs and Admission Trends in the U.S. Colleges

More than 1.78 million graduate students were enrolled in graduate certificate, education specialist, master’s, or research doctoral programs at U.S. graduate schools in Fall 2015, according to institutions responding to the 2015 CGS/GRE. Colleges received a record 2.18 million applications for admission to graduate programs for study beginning in Fall 2015. U.S. college are segmented as Public colleges or private colleges. Public colleges are funded by the state government and include …

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11

Dec'17

US Universities for GRE Scores 300, 305, 310, 315, 320

The GRE score obviously plays an important role in your MS applications and admission process. But, it’s certainly not the single most vital component. When it comes to evaluation, the admission officers are going to look at your overall profile – GPA, CV, Statement of Purpose, Letters of Recommendation, internships and work experience along with your GRE score. It’s a reality that someone with 311 can get into a University …

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04

Dec'17

Big Data & Data Science in the Banking & Finance (FinTech) Sector

Technology has played a vital role in the evolution of the banking and finance industry. Advanced Technology has completely changed the way the banks operated. It has made the life much easier for the customer and the banking officials. When we talk about the technology it’s not only about the online transaction, internet banking, banking apps, online stock transaction etc. It is difficult to overstate the importance of data in …

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01

Dec'17

Donald Trump and the US F1 Visa Policies

Ever since Trump made clear his intentions with regard to visa policy for immigrants, the number of international students, especially those that follow Islam, have been understandably dropping. These unfriendly policies have definitely impacted Indian students as well. Irrespective of what religion they follow, the number of Indian students wanting to study in the US has been adversely affected. However, it isn’t all doom and gloom for students still interested …

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15

Nov'17

How to Study Abroad for Free

On study free I mean not paying tuition and / or tuition concepts. You may not be able to access scholarships completely funded by universities, foundations or organizations (total or partial enrollment, maintenance, transfers) or the scholarship you have obtained is complementary (maintenance, transfers, support for materials among others), in this case I recommend you consider admission to universities that do not charge tuition or their rates are very low. …

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15

Nov'17

Study in USA: Ross University International Dean’s Scholarship

Ross University is offering the International Dean’s Scholarship Program to eligible applicants. Citizens of any nationality may apply for this scholarship. Applicants whose first language is not English are usually required to provide evidence of proficiency in English at the higher level required by the University. Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine founded in 1982, is a college offering the Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree. It is accredited by the American Veterinary …

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13

Nov'17

Choosing College and Easy Funding tactics for international students

“Did you know that worldwide, almost 63% percent of graduate students receive funding or financial assistance in the form of grants, loans, scholarships, school program assistance etc.” If you are preparing for Graduate school or are joining one and are worried about the financial costs and implications, please read on and evaluate the different methods you can follow to get financial assistance to study in your dream college. 1.  Look …

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10

Nov'17

Top 9 Business Schools in the US

Watch the short videos on Quick facts and overview of the of the top 9 MBA programs in the US by Stoodnt experts, and guess the No. 10 MBA program. If you guess it right, your MBA application for any one of the MBA programs from this list will be FREE for the 2018 intake. Top 9 Business Schools in the US: Quick Facts & Overview   1. Harvard Business School     …

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08

Nov'17

Silicon Valley Wants Liberal Arts Students

A great article in Forbes Magazine about the value of a liberal arts degree something Stoodnt has been higlighting to many parents and students…take a look: In less than two years Slack Technologies has become one of the most glistening of tech’s ten-digit “unicorn” startups, boasting 1.1 million users and a private market valuation of $2.8 billion. If you’ve used Slack’s team-based messaging software, you know that one of its catchiest innovations is Slackbot, a …

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07

Nov'17

Guide to Funding Your Post-Graduate Studies Abroad

Funding your graduate program (Master’s degree) abroad could be a significant financial investment. However, international students have a wide range of options to cover the costs of a Master’s degree abroad – assistantships, scholarships, bank loan, sponsorships. In this post, we will talk about the potential ways to fund your studies for a grad school abroad. Potential Ways to Fund your Studies for Grad School    Grad school debt can affect …

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06

Nov'17

9 Factors to consider while choosing the right college

Choosing the right college is one of the most important decisions that students need to make in life. They look for many different options, but tend to overlook some of the most basic factors. Which is why, we have gathered 9 key factors that can help you evaluate potential schools before you apply. 1. Types of Majors and Degrees Available: Aspirants need to verify the Majors and Degree available at their …

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03

Nov'17

MS in US – Fall 2018 Application Deadlines

The application round for MS in US for the fall 2018 intake will be open from September/October. So, it’s time to gear up for the application process. As we all know that the US is one of the best destinations for study abroad; especially the STEM fields. It’s a country where everyone gets enough opportunity to explore their possibilities to grow further in life. The US is home to some of the …

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27

Oct'17

Top Universities for MS in Data Science in USA

Data is the new oil of the modern digital economy. There is a huge amount of data around us, and it’s expanding at an exponential rate. The challenge is that this big data set (Big Data) is noisy and heterogeneous. So, it’s very important to extract knowledge or insights from the data around us. Data science consists of 3 pillars: Statistics & Machine Learning, Computer Science, & Software Development, and …

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26

Oct'17

How to Choose the Right Career Path – The Study Abroad Dilemma

Choosing the right career path could be a confusing and overwhelming task for the majority of students. While people might tell you to pursue your passion, that could be a very vague advice at times. Few people might also tell you to choose a career path that’s trending. But again, that could be a very risky decision. So, how to choose the right career path? In this post, I will …

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25

Oct'17

How to choose between the USA and Germany for studying abroad?

Objective criteria by which living in Germany is better: Much safer Healthier lifestyle (yes lifestyle is a personal choice but in the US it’s much harder for me to live as healthily as I do over here, and the reverse is true, too) Legally guaranteed 24 days of vacation – in practice you often get more Working less hours and being more productive Poor and medium-income people can afford more …

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24

Oct'17

US Universities with Low Tuition Fees for International Students

US Universities charge Tuition/fee differently for State Residents (In-State) and Out-of-state students. International student fall under Out-of-State category.The tuition International Students pay will be twice or thrice of what In-state student pays. Average tuition/fee for International students is at 22,000 USD/year. Following are the some US Universities that have low tuition fee for International students. If you don’t have much funds available to pay, these accredited schools can be your …

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19

Oct'17

How to Stay Competitive in the Job Market of 21st Century

We are in the 21st century. Changes in the society, lifestyle and technology have had a profound effect on the professional world and job market as well. There’s a wide array of skill sets and technologies that millennials can use in jobs that didn’t exist in decades past. However, the 21st century job market is an increasingly competitive job market. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the US job market is tightening. The Indian …

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18

Oct'17

Top 11 Alternative Careers for Biotechnology & Life Science Graduates | Hot Jobs Outside the Lab & Academia

Biotechnology and life sciences are no doubt booming industries. Both sectors offer excellent career opportunities in India and abroad. However, due to various factors, biotechnology and life science graduates quite often struggle to find suitable jobs, especially in India. Two reasons are – lack of proper employability skills (technical and non-technical) and lack of knowledge about alternative career options, i.e. careers outside lab and academia. I had previously discussed the …

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17

Oct'17

Bio-Techne R&D Systems International Students Scholarship In USA for Fall 2018

Bio-Techne R and D System are currently accepting Applications from international students for the Bio-Techne R and D Systems Scholarship In US. International students are welcome to apply but are reminded that the eligibility criteria must be met by each applicant as listed. Bio-Techne empowers researchers in Life Sciences and Clinical Diagnostics by providing high-quality reagents, instruments, custom manufacturing, and testing services. The Bio-Techne R and D Systems Scholarship will be …

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16

Oct'17

How do I land my dream job post graduation?

November is around the corner and soon all college campuses will be humming with companies coming for first round of placement interviews. Majority of the students graduating in 2018 will be sharpening their resumes, researching about the companies, signing up for interviews and hoping they soon become those lucky ones who have a confirmed offer from their dream company for an awesome job. All looks easy and simple….wish it was …

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06

Oct'17

Top 5 Universities in the world with the best educational policies for International students

From best universities for engineering to the best for research, we have compiled the list of such top 5 universities which are a front-runner in the world of education. If you really want to be among the best of the best, these are the 5 universities you should attend:   1. MIT – The Massachusetts Institute of Technology has always been a front-runner when it comes to engineering. With an …

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28

Sep'17

Scholarships and Aid for International Students Applying for Undergraduate Programs

As most of us know, financial aid and scholarships are limited for International students applying to the U.S. universities. There are still a number of universities that try to provide some aid or assistance package to strong profile International students, with majority of them being private universities and colleges. Here is a list of universities that are more generous when it comes to awarding financial aid to International students. Most …

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25

Sep'17

International Universities which are low on pocket and high on education!

Planning to study abroad and looking for the cheapest universities with quality education? Well, then we have conducted a research and listed below, the list of universities which are low on your pocket and high on delivering quality education – 1. Germany has been growing exponentially in popularity amongst international students. German universities like the Humbolt university of berlin, Technical University Munich and the Freie University provide undergraduate and Ph. D. level …

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22

Sep'17

How Study Abroad Experience Shaped Up My Career Development and Progression

You might have come across several articles on Why Study Abroad, Benefits of Studying Abroad or How Study Abroad Will Help Your Career. Here is my own story on How Study Abroad Experience Shaped Up My Career Development and Progression. If you are a study abroad aspirant, or thinking if study abroad is worth or not, I hope you will find this post useful. Below are top 10 ways in which my study abroad …

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