How-to & FAQ – Study in the USA



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May'17

US Universities with Easy admission Process

Applying to US Universities is a tedious process. “Filling application, Getting ready with required documents, Posting them to respective universities, paying postal charges and waiting weeks application packets to reach schools” – is time taking and painful. Want to apply for US Universities with very easy admission process.? Following schools simply requires you to fill online application and Recommendation letters, SOPs, Transcripts can be uploaded Online. So no need to …

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May'17

Are Pathway programs waste of time and money?

Recently you might have heard of Pathway programs or the Bridge programs in USA. Your admission consultant might have suggested you to join a Pathway program for admission into US University Graduate program or undergraduate program. Let us take a look into Pathway programs. What is Pathway program? Parthway programs are designed for students who don’t meet minimum requirements of schools. Usually, if you don’t have enough GRE, TOEFL, IELTS …

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May'17

Eligibility Criteria for MS in USA

Who are eligible for pursuing MS in USA? What are the academic requirements? What is the eligibility criteria for MS in US? Know more about the basics before think about MS in USA. Check whether you are eligible to study in USA. Anybody can go for higher studies (masters and doctoral) in USA. These are called as graduate programs according to US system. 16 years of Previous Education Firstly, for …

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May'17

Cheap Courier Services to USA

Many universities will ask you to send transcripts, LORs, financial documents and many such things by surface mail. So you should know about the cheap courier services to USA and approximate cost to send your packets. This will definitely help you save few bucks during your application process.. CHEAP COURIER SERVICES TO SEND YOUR APPLICATION MATERIAL Application to universities in USA is a long process and also expensive. You would …

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May'17

University Transfer Before the First Semester – SEVIS Transfer

Can I transfer to another US University before first semester? Transfer in first week? Issues? Many students who come to US intend to transfer to other schools for variety of reasons like funding issues, on campus jobs, go to better university, study with friends, etc. Let me explain you clearly if you can really transfer and what the conditions are. I will caution you what not to do. I was …

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May'17

Conditional Admission (I-20) from University for Low IELTS Score

I got Conditional Admission for MS program in TAMUK. What do you suggest me to acecept i-20 with Conditional Admission or taking IELTS Again for Full time admission. Can i change my Conditional admission to Full Time Grad Student admission at later time if i take IELTa again and get good score. Here is the message from University. What are the visa chances with Conditional Admission? As I was processing …

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May'17

How to select US Universities for MS & MBA | Study Abroad

How is it to select U.S. universities for graduate school admission (MS, MBA) ? This will be a 3 part article and by the end of 3 parts, you will be able to make a selection of U.S. universities with confidence and in the right way. This guide will list 12 different questions you have to answer for every university before making a final decision. U.S. University Selection Factors Tuition Fees Cost …

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May'17

Name Mismatch in Certificates | MS in US

Following is the email conversation with Praveen about variety of topics. University Selection Admission Decision Name Change in Passport Names between Marksheet, Blank Surname in Passport. This is lengthy article, but it has useful information to any prospective student applying to U.S. Universities. Praveen : How long does it take for grad schools to generally respond to packets and inform if the admit is given/rejected/waitlisted? Also lets say if I have get …

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May'17

Assistantships, Funding for MS,PhD in US Universities

Here is the funding/Assistantships information for MS in US and PhD programs in USA Universities . Usually, US Universities provide assistatships to students to cover tuition/fee. Common types of funding are tuition waivers, various types of assistantships (TA/RA/GA) and fellowships. 1) Tuition Waiver This means that the student does not have to pay the amount waived on tuition part at the university. However, general fees (for the use of university …

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May'17

How US university selection affects visa process

It is very evident that during the visa process the success or failure of the visa depends on two factors the applicants Communication and the choices that the applicant makes. When this is the general scenario why do people make a mistake or follow the admits which are very easy to get. For example … lets say there is a student who got btw 290-300 in GRE ,70% in Engineering …

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May'17

Roadmap to Study in USA with Timelines

The Road map to Study in USA with timeline and checklist will give you a guideline for admission to US for Fall and Spring semester. Months listed are for best case scenario. Many students for Fall semester take GRE in Feb/March and still able to get admission for Fall semester. Roadmap to Study in USA Exams (Fall – Aug ; Spring – May ) Get Passport (Surname(or last Name) is Mandatory …

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May'17

Checklist for Graduate School Application

Use the following Graduate School Application Checklist when applying for Grad School in USA. If you are applying for Masters Degree in US Colleges and Universities, here is a list of documents you need to prepare and send it along with the application package. Refer to the links in the checklist for additional information. Graduate School Application (Online or Paper) If submitting Application Online, send confirmation page Application Fee ( …

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May'17

Financial Documents for US Graduate School Application

To give an example, consider the International Students Admission Checklist from University of Texas at Arlington.  UTA has clearly specified the required list of documents to be completed and which documents show arrive before the deadlines. Required Financial Documents by College of Engineering In the above listed Financial Document for College of Engineering, they have requested to complete 3 separate forms Page 1 by Applicant (STATEMENT OF RESOURCES FORM) Page …

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