January 2, 2019

Can a Student Visa be Revoked or Cancelled? And reinstated?

It is not a revelation that international higher education has increased over the past century. Destinations like the US, UK, Canada, and Australia, are among some […]
December 26, 2018

Does American College Grading put International Students at a disadvantage in Graduate Admissions?

What’s in a number? And what’s in a grade? Well, it is a quantity to be interpreted as a measure of your intellect. Yes, yes, we […]
December 24, 2018

TOEFL IELTS Waiver for the Top Universities

Much can be lost in translation without the proper means to communicate in an international education setting. Even in these days of the Google Translator, when […]
December 3, 2018

Questions to ask College and University Representatives

As prospective students, and especially international students looking into an unknown territory, it is essential for you to understand the college, university, or program, you are […]
November 26, 2018

How international student exchange programs work

If you wanted to study abroad, you could do it in more ways than one. Yes, the traditional international university application is the more common route […]
November 19, 2018

Cost of living in Los Angeles for a student and how to manage it

You may have heard some stories about how expensive it is to live in Los Angeles (LA) – and, yes, it can be. But, as an […]
October 29, 2018

Are online courses and MOOCs with certificates from top universities worth it?

What is a MOOC? Easy access to quality education is the underpinning for a developed and healthy global society. While the idea is extremely noble, there […]
October 24, 2018

Best degree to get rich

Higher education can be your path to riches, but only if you choose your major carefully. If you don’t, an undergraduate or postgraduate degree will earn […]
October 17, 2018

Cost of living in New York for a student and how to manage it

New York is truly a city of dreams – maybe that’s even partly why you chose to pursue your MS degree there. But, as you would […]
October 15, 2018

Value of MS degree from USA, Germany, Canada, UK, Australia for jobs in India

Studying abroad is no longer a novelty for international students, especially from India. Nearly 55% of the more than 5.5 lakh students, emigrating annually, are studying […]
October 10, 2018

Harvard Stanford vs Cambridge Oxford | Ivy league vs Oxbridge

It is a rare and wonderful privilege to have to choose between Harvard/Stanford and Oxford/Cambridge. It is a difficult choice, obviously, as none of the Ivies […]
October 1, 2018

TOEFL scores for MBA in top business schools

The very popular TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) offered by the ETS (Educational Testing Service) is the most widely used English language proficiency […]