USA Education Consultants in India
Most of the students from all over the world are very much interested to continue their studies in USA for their under graduation or post-graduation. Universities/Colleges in the United States are very famous, not just for their commendable campus, those are very famous for good researchfacilities and excellent studies.
Benefits of studying Higher Education in USA
American universities are the best universities in the world and there are number of benefits that a student can enjoy if he/she completes his/her higher education in USA.
USA is stood at first, when it comes to quality of education across the world. Out of the top 10 universities present in the world, USA is the only country with the highest number of those universities. World popular Universities such as Harvard, Yale and Cambridgeetc are present in USA.
Work while you study
Universities/Colleges in USA allow the student to work for up to 20 hours at a part time job, on or off campus while you are pursuing your course of study. This will help you gain much required experience on your profile and as well as it partially help the students with cost of tuition fee.
Be a global citizen
Students who study in USA can experience variation of different cultures, first hand as most American universities have a significant number of students from diverse backgrounds. The universities/Colleges also conduct a variety of social and cultural programs to the students through the academics to help international students.
Scholarships for the students in USA
Students who are interested continue their studies in America are so lucky because, they are not only get to study in some of the best courses in the world, but they are also provided a wide range of scholarships for pursuing the field of study they are most interested in. Some of the well-known and prestigious scholarships for Indian students pursuing their higher education in United States of America are,
- Fulbright Scholarship for all universities in USA – A need and merit based scholarship that covers the entire cost of tuition, stay and travel
- QS connect Masters Scholarship – A need based scholarship that covers up to 2000 USD of tuition cost
- Tata Scholarship for Cornell University – A need based scholarship that is available to students pursuing their masters at Cornell University
- Stanford Reliance Dhirubhai Fellowship for Stanford – A need and merit based scholarship exclusively open to Indian students pursuing their masters at Stanford. The scholarship covers up to 90, 367 USD of tuition cost for the student. However there is a caveat that the student should return to India on completion of the course.
- Go Clean Scholarship for all universities in USA – A merit based scholarship that is open to students studying at any university in USA or Canada and covers up to 3500 USD of total cost
Work while you Study in America
You can work part time while you study in USA subject to certain conditions
- Students can work on campus for the first academic year of your course
2. Students can work for up to 20 hours per week while your course is in session
3. Students who are pursuing a course in STEM (Science Technology Engineering Math) fields can work under the OPT (optional Practical Training) program.
- OPT program allows the student to work after completing 9 months of course study.
b. student will have to work in a field related to their course.
c. student can work for a period of 12 months after completion of course without applying for a work visa under the OPT program.
- Students can choose to work under the CPT (curricular practical training) program which allows students to work in a field related to their subject either as an intern or through co-op education
Eligibility for pursuing degree in USA
- For pursuing a undergraduate course, students will need to give the SAT exams
- Most of the top universities will look for scores above 700 in each of the sections while mid-range universities will be looking at scores upwards of 580
- Students intending to pursue their masters in subjects other than management will need to give their GRE.
- Students intending to pursue an MBA in USA will need to furnish scores of their GMAT test.
- The ideal score for GRE or GMAT can differ from university to university. our expert consultants can guide you on the best scores to aim for based on your targeted university.
- All universities in USA will need the student to take either the IELTS or TOEFL test to demonstrate ability for communicating in English. Each university will have a different cutoff score for these tests and our education consultants can guide you based on the university you are applying for
Top Universities in USA
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), is one of the top five universities in the world. It is well known for its engineering division, economics department as well as the Sloan School of Management. The university which is situated in Cambridge, Massachusetts has been featured among the top 10 for a number of years now. The admission process for getting into the university is very rigorous and only 10 percent of all applicants are accepted into the university at under graduate level.
Stanford University, in California continues to hold the second position for best universities in USA. It is famed for its courses on business development and entrepreneurship and is hailed as the birth place of many successful IT startups. The alumni of the college resembles a who’s who with stalwarts such as the founders of YouTube, Netflix, Google and WhatsApp graduating from the college
Harvard University, established in 1636 is one of the first universities in America. Students who study in USA always opt for this university as their first choice. The university has a huge residential campus which is located in Cambridge, Massachusetts and is recognized for its law, business and medical programs.
California Institute of Technology
California Institute of Technology is located in Pasadena and is colloquially nicknamed as Caltech by locals and students. It is considered to be one of the best schools in the world for technology according to QS world rankings though it is one of the smallest in terms of student size.
University of Chicago
The University of Chicago, which was founded in the year 1890, is well known for its excellence in research the physics department of the university has had the praise worthy honor of being the creator of the world’sfirst self-sustaining nuclear reaction. The university attracts students from all over the world and has one of the most diverse student bodies in USA.
What we can do for you
In 24X7 CAREERS, our dedicated and passionate overseas education consultants are extremely familiar with the admission process for US universities/Colleges and they can help you to study in USA in the following ways,
- Our expert advisors can recommend the best course and university in America that is suited to you after a careful look at your academic background and interests.
- Our expert USA education consultants will use their experience to research all universities/Colleges in America and provide you with the best options.
- We will help you navigate the admission process and make sure you meet all the requirements for completing your application
- We will guide the student for visa application process to USA and make sure that all the requirements are met to the letter.
Studying abroad in a country like USA is one of the best decisions you can take for your career.
US universities have 3 intakes for students.
The deadlines for each intake are usually a few months before the start date. It is highly recommended that you apply early to maximize your chances for admission. Some universities even offer rolling admissions, i.e. admissions are open through the year. The major intake for the US is the fall intake which offers the highest degree of competition but also features the largest number of corporate internships.