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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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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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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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This Essay Got a Student Accepted into Harvard, Yale, & MIT

Jan 30,18

Harvard University freshman Brenden Rodriquez is immersed in the strenuous course load required of his mechanical engineering major. But before he was accepted to the prestigious Ivy League school, he had to first navigate the tricky aspect of writing a stellar admissions essay. His hard work certainly paid off. In addition to Harvard, he gained acceptances at Yale, MIT, Columbia and the University of Virginia. Rodriquez brilliantly merged two of …

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List of US Universities with Late Deadlines

Jan 29,18

While we encourage students to apply early for colleges, all is not lost if you missed them.  There are plenty of colleges with much later deadlines.  In fact, Money Magazine took a look and there are more than 500 colleges whose application deadlines for the fall 2017 academic year fall between Jan. 15 and Aug. 15. And more than 200 colleges take applications on a “rolling” or “space available” basis …

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Careers in Actuarial Science in USA, Germany and India

Jan 26,18

Careers in Actuarial Science: Introduction, Education, Top Universities and Jobs | Excellent Career Option for Maths & Statistics Lovers Do you love playing with numbers? Have you got a curious and analytical brain? Are you a practical-oriented person with a passion for business and computer software? Do you want to make a lot of money? If your answer is YES for all the questions, then a Career in Actuarial Science …

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Best Countries for Higher Education and Jobs in Mechanical Engineering

Jan 24,18

Mechanical Engineering is one of the key branches of core engineering. Mechanical Engineering is also referred to as the “Mother” branch of Engineering. The field of mechanical engineering is extremely broad and diverse with wide application base. Not only designing, but mechanical engineering has got applications in all stages of product manufacturing. Due to the wide applications of the mechanical engineering field, education and training are of utmost importance. Job opportunities for …

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Careers in Renewable Energy: Job Opportunities, Fields of Study, and Top Universities

Jan 22,18

Renewable energy field has great potential for jobs of the future. Besides, renewable energy is also critical for the safety of our planet. The existence of Cyborgs, Time Machine and Extinction of Humans by Machines are debatable. But, Climate Change is Real. So, we do need personnel with the expertise in energy and climate change. So, what exactly is renewable energy? Why is renewable energy a good field to get into? …

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Top Careers for Non-Engineering, Non-Medical and Non-Technical Graduates

Jan 18,18

While growing up in India in late 70s and early 80s, everyone wanted to be either an engineer or a doctor. After completing my degree in engineering, coming to the U.S. in early 90s and pursuing two graduate degrees (Engineering and M.B.A.) and now having more than 20 years of experience in various industries such as technology, Travel, Financial Services etc., I have come to the realization there are umpteen …

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MBA vs MS Business Analytics vs MS Data Science – Tips for Choosing the Right Program

Jan 17,18

Here is the second and concluding part of the blog post series on MBA vs MS Business Analytics vs MS Data Science. In this part, we will look at how each of those programs pits against each other and how to figure out the right program. We will break down the job opportunities for MBA vs Business Analytics. Secondly, we will look at the differences in job roles of Data Scientist vs Data …

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The Value of a Stanford MBA

Jan 5,18

An article up on “Bloomberg BusinessWeek” paints a portrait of the value of a Stanford MBA. Written by Shahien Nasiripour the piece (“Why Stanford MBAs Earn the Most“) focuses on how Stanford University’s Graduate School of Business, ranked second — after Harvard Business School — in the latest “Bloomberg BusinessWeek” ranking of top MBA programs.  Take a look: Stanford University’s business school has produced at least four self-made billionaires and 244 active …

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How to Become a Data Scientist – Top Study Program in 2018

Jan 4,18

In 2017 Big Data gave way to AI at centre stage of the technology hype cycle. The practice of data science and machine learning capabilities are increasingly being adopted across a wide range of industries and applications.  The challenges in data analytics are now being addressed by machine learning. Machine learning, AI, and Predictive Analytics have been the top buzzwords in 2017. We witnessed a growth in value-producing innovations around data this …

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

Dec 13,17

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

Dec 11,17

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

Dec 4,17

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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Donald Trump and the US F1 Visa Policies

Dec 1,17

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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11 Scholarships in Europe for Non-EU International Students

Nov 30,17

To attract students outside Europe, governments of EU/EEA member countries and a number of Universities in Europe offer tuition fee waivers or scholarship programs for non-EU international students. scholars4dev.com lists the Top 10 scholarships in Europe for non-EU students. European Government Scholarships for Non-EU Students »   Holland Scholarships for Non-EU/EEA Students (Netherlands) The Holland Scholarship, financed by the Dutch Ministry of Education, Culture and Science, is meant for international students from outside the European …

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Best Masters Programs in Data Science & Big Data Analytics in Europe

Nov 29,17

Europe is an excellent destination from the point of view of the quality of education, the flexibility of course curriculum, practical and research-orientation, industry links, and mobility (trans-national studying opportunities). There are hundreds of good programs in Europe in the field of data science and data analytics. So, I will be covering them in a series of two posts. I have selected the programs after going through the course content, interdisciplinary nature, departmental profiles, industry …

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Study in Germany after 12th – Undergraduate Studies

Nov 24,17

There is a huge craze for study in Germany. While the MS programs in Germany get more attention in the media due to the availability of more courses that are entirely taught in English, the undergraduate (Bachelor) programs do not get that much of limelight. In this post, we will look at the undergraduate education in Germany. Get to know about undergraduate courses, top universities, eligibility criteria, application process and job …

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Educational Careers to choose if you love sports

Nov 23,17

It has been said that if you work at something you love, you will never work a day in your life. Similarly, If you love sports, then there are a lot of career options beyond being an athlete. Many sports occur in an instructive setting. Truth be told, school is the place that many individuals credit with motivating their adoration for sports. In the event that you feel that you …

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How to Study Abroad for Free

Nov 15,17

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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Choosing College and Easy Funding tactics for international students

Nov 13,17

“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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Top 9 Business Schools in the US

Nov 10,17

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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Guide to Funding Your Post-Graduate Studies Abroad

Nov 7,17

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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9 Factors to consider while choosing the right college

Nov 6,17

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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