United States GPA Calculator

May 15,17

United States GPA Calculator This international GPA calculator is intended to help you calculate the United States Grade Point Average (GPA) based on grades or points from almost any country in the world. The U.S. GPA is calculated on a 4.0 scale. How is the GPA calculated? 1) First, the grades are converted to the U.S. equivalent for countries other than the U.S. Chinese Grade U.S. Grade 90 A 85 A- 80 B …

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The 25 Most Beautiful Campus Student Unions

May 15,17

Student Union are the places in the university where you see facilities like Theaters, Auditoriams, some Administrative offices, banks, ATMs, cafeterias etc. Students at US Universities spend at least some time everyday in Student Union buildings to use facilities. During university visits most the students consider a good student union. The 25 Most Beautiful Campus Student Unions Recently BestCollegeReviews ranked ’25 Most Amazing Campus Student Unions’. Here is the list. …

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Universities with Shocking International student enrollment

May 15,17

Some school are having Shocking number of International student enrollment. Most of the Indian students eye for admission into these schools. Some of these universities are safe admits for applicants with average score, some are the only options left for them. US Schools with Highest number of International Students Here is the list of Universities with highest number of International student admissions. University Total Engineering school Enrollment Percent of International …

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Dangerous & Unsafe Cities in USA

May 15,17

List of Dangerous cities in USA Think before applying to Universities in these locations. These are not safe to stay. These are cities listed as dangerous by many World governments for their Citizens. Especially french govt listed many of these cities as dangerous. Boston: Avoid walking at night in Dorchester, Mattapan and Roxbury, and be wary of“petty crime” in Chinatown, the North End and Fenway. New York: Be wary in …

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How Health insurance works in USA?

May 15,17

When you are travelling to USA on temporary visas like F1, H1B, or visitor visa you might be interested to buy Health Insurance. This article covers all information about buying health insurance for International students, non-immigrats on H1B Visa. How Health insurance works in USA? It’s a complicated thing to understand. First of all you need to know about certain terminology of health insurance industry. Premium: The amount your pay monthly …

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10 Best Cities for Jobs in USA

May 15,17

List of Top 10 cities ranked by job opportunities. Masters students in USA can prefer universities near by these locations to get placed easily. These cities will keep graduates. These Cities have highest job growth rate and best for job seekers especially for Masters Graduates. Rank City Area/Companies: 1 Austin, TX Dell, IBM and Technology hub 2 Washington, D.C. Hospitals and Education sector jobs 3 Fort Worth, TX American Airlines …

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What Americans feel about International Students?

May 15,17

Why American and International Students Don’t Mingle? Michigan State Univ posted a video about Why American students and International student don’t mingle well? This is a Discussion between American students and International students. Go through this video you will see interesting points what Americans feel about international students – Language, Cultural and other differences.

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Best way to Send money from Abroad to India

May 15,17

Want to know about Best way to Send money from USA to India? Tips when you send money from USA to India. Best way to Send money from Abroad to India Most of Indians are sending money to India though transferwise.com these days. Transferwise offers transfers with in 4 hrs. Almost all banks and branches can receive money though Xoom. Best feature of Xoom is you can track transactions. Use this Referral Link to start transferring through …

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How to apply for SSN as International Student

May 15,17

Social Security Number (SSN) is the Unique number given to a US Citizen living in USA, Immigrants and anyone authorized to work in USA (International Students on F1 Visa who have a job, H1B Visa). This article tells you how to apply for SSN /getting SSN Card and the use of Social Security Number (SSN)in USA and some key points about SSN and F1 visa. How to apply for SSN …

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Tips to enroll courses at US universities

May 15,17

In India most of the universities have system of fixed courses each semester, which means subjects will be same for everybody in a particular semester. But coming to US education system, you are free to choose courses. So it is important when/what to choose in course menu. Your department will offer specific courses each semester, you can select from the options. Tips for Course Selection Follow these basic principles of …

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Immunization Requirements for International Students at US Universities

May 15,17

Immunization and Vaccination requirements for International students at US Universities. Tests and Vaccinations required before travelling to USA. Where to get the Immunization certificates? Immunization and Vaccinations for International students US Universities require all students joining the university to provide proof of immunizations against 1)Measles 2) Mumps 3) Rubella 4) Tetanus 5) Diphtheria 6) Pertussis 7) Hepatitis B 8) Meningococcal meningitis 9) Varicella (chicken pox) Usually students need to download …

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Shopping list to travel USA

May 15,17

Clothes and apparel 1. T-shirts (round neck) – 8 2. T-shirts (collared) – 3-4 3. Jeans (stick to blue/black) – 6-7 4. Formal shirts – 3 5. Formal trousers – 2 6. Undergarments – at least 15 pairs (very important) 7. Formal suit – 1 complete set 8. Ties – 2-3 9. Shorts/three-fourths – 5-6 10. Track pants – 2-3 11. Swimming trunks – 1 (if you plan to swim …

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How to Buy Health Insurance in USA?

May 15,17

Health Insurance is the most important thing you need to buy as soon as you reach USA. This articles talks about health insurance costs at US universities, health insurance deductibles, how the insurance system works etc. Health Insurance System in USA Hospital costs and medical bills are very high in USA. For example, In India we pay 50-200 rupees for doctor visit when you have cold or cough. But in …

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Apartment Leasing and Living tips in USA

May 15,17

Most of you are currently in USA and are about to rent an apartment. Here I am giving you some tips before signing apartment lease which would help you to avoid fines when you are vacating the apartment. Apartment Leasing and Living Tips Some tips for leasing an apartment in USA and apartment living. Sign short-term leases Worst thing in USA in renting an apartment is – you need to …

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How to find Best Laptop Deals in USA

May 15,17

Learning to find a laptop with required configuration at best price is our goal in this article. Without going through each and every laptop company website and wasting time, you have popular deals websites that could get you Best laptop deals. These deals websites list excellent laptops deals from almost all manufacturers. Mos of the indian students in USA regularly follow these website. Best laptop deal Websites 1) Deals2Buy Most …

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How to Buy a Cell Phone in USA

May 15,17

This article is especially for Fall 2012 students who want to buy a cell phone. If you don’t have any relatives or friends to help you to buy a cell phone after entering USA, you must read this article to purchase a cell phone. As we see Vodafone, BSNL, Reliance in India, US has four major networks(carriers). 1) AT&T 2) T-Mobile 3) Verizon 4) Sprint Restrictions/Confusions in buying a cell …

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US Visiting visa (B-2) for parents to attend Graduation Ceremony

May 15,17

This article talks about B-2 Visiting visa – US Visiting visa. If you want to get your family members or relatives for your gradwalk, you need to apply for B-2 Visa. To Obtain B-2 Visa, you need to go through same process of Filling DS-160 form, Visa Interview as you did for F1 Visa. This article also lists the documents required to attend B-2 Visa and discuss about requirements for …

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What to Carry while travelling to USA?

May 15,17

What to carry while travelling to USA? List of things to get from India to USA. Documents Required for immigration. About important Things to carry like Phones, Books, Kitchen Items, Food, General Wear. All about things while travelling to USA and to cover initial stay in USA as a student. First of all some common questions and their answers which will solve your major doubts about the things to carry …

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Few Things You Should Know Before Moving to USA

May 15,17

Moving to the US is an important event in your life. Going to a new country is a great experience especially if you are planning to pursue higher education from there. There are many new things that one should know before actually moving there. Many cultural aspects, knowing things about regular transportation, language familiarity, and a little knowledge about the place will make your experience smoother. Make sure that you …

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