November 9, 2017

HOW TO APPLY

HOW TO APPLY
ADMISSION PROCESS
For International students, admission to USA universities and colleges can be very competitive. Each university / department has its own admission requirements depending upon the course of Study selected. Successful admission for International students to a top USA school require preparation & research. The admission process is a long one, and should ideally begin at least 6 – 18 months before your expected arrival in the USA. Organizing and planning are very important because timely completion of all the necessary steps is key.

ELIGIBILITY

  • Undergraduate: 10 + 2
  • Graduate: 16 years of education required (10 + 2 + 4)
  • Some institutions accept 15 years of formal education into their Bridge /
  • Masters Programs
  • Good & Strong academic background
  • Good scores in entrance exams like SAT, TOEFL, GRE, GMAT, IELTS etc
  • Strong recommendation letters
  • Concise & informative statement of purpose / personal statement, essays & resumes
  • Certificates of achievement & extra – curricular activity participation
  • Strong financial background or good grades to get a scholarship

HOW TO APPLY
ADMISSION PROCESS
For International students, admission to USA universities and colleges can be very competitive. Each university / department has its own admission requirements depending upon the course of Study selected. Successful admission for International students to a top USA school require preparation & research. The admission process is a long one, and should ideally begin at least 6 – 18 months before your expected arrival in the USA. Organizing and planning are very important because timely completion of all the necessary steps is key.

ELIGIBILITY

  • Undergraduate: 10 + 2
  • Graduate: 16 years of education required (10 + 2 + 4)
  • Some institutions accept 15 years of formal education into their Bridge /
  • Masters Programs
  • Good & Strong academic background
  • Good scores in entrance exams like SAT, TOEFL, GRE, GMAT, IELTS etc
  • Strong recommendation letters
  • Concise & informative statement of purpose / personal statement, essays & resumes
  • Certificates of achievement & extra – curricular activity participation
  • Strong financial background or good grades to get a scholarship

ENGLISH LANGUAGE REQUIREMENT
All students must be fluent in English language if they are to succeed at university in USA. TOEFL score of 90 and above for Postgraduate and 80 above for Undergraduate studies. IELTS score of 6 and above for Undergraduates and 6.5 and above for Postgraduates studies. Over 1500 institutions in USA recognize the IELTS exams including several top ranked institutions.

INTAKE
US universities have following intakes:

  1. Spring: January / February
  2. Fall: August / September
  3. Summer: April / May

Major intake being the Fall intake, but most of the universities are open for Spring and few of them for summer intake too. However all subjects commence in Fall and only some in Winter and Summer intake.

THE PROCESS
PRE – APPLICATION STAGE
Information Collection through education fairs, events & consultants.
Understanding the application process.
Entrance Exam training & Preparation.
Identifying & starting university selection.
Prepare Passport

TEST TAKING & UNIVERSITIES SELECTION
Test Training (GRE, GMAT, SAT, TOFEL)
Video Sessions
Computer Adaptive Tests
Mock Sessions
Seeking Application Material for test registration.
Actual Test Registration. University Selection
Subject
Univ. Ranking
Overall / Subject-wise Ranking
Curriculum
Prospectus
Faculty Profile,
Student demography, Research demography,
Research facilities at university,
Funding option / cost
Infrastructure