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University of Michigan, Ann Arbor | Student Feedback My Experience @UMich Carnegie Mellon University University of Michigan, Ann Arbor is a very reputed school in any program throughout the US and would encourage students to apply to ambitious schools, since in the end what matters is one should not regret of not having applied to schools that you could possibly go to. University of Michigan, Ann Arbor is the best school in the US for Automotive Engineering in any of the domains - Powertrain, Electric Vehicles, Autonomous Vehicles, Robotics. Courses : The courses in offering are very diverse - a) Automotive Vehicle Systems where you have Industry Guest Lecturers giving knowledge about the domains and the future industry trends.b) Vehicle System Design - Students actually get to build an Autonomous vehicle from scratch, hands on experience and getting your hands dirty. Research: The research labs and the projects that students getREAD MORE
Impact of Trump’s policies on Indians aspiring for higher education in the US - an expert opinion by Jimeet Sanghavi Impact of Trump’s policies on Indians aspiring for higher education in the US There is a mass hysteria prevailing in the international students' community in view of the recent Executive Order on Temporary Immigration Ban on seven countries and proposed changes to the H-1B bill. Let’s understand how these developments can impact Indian students aspiring for higher education in the US. Firstly, while the EO curtails immigration from Iraq, Iran, Syria, Somalia, Sudan, Libya, and Yemen, the courts have overruled this EO order recently. Similarly, the refugee clause will not apply to Indians as well. Indian students going on F1 Visas, therefore, need not worry. Moving onto the topic that has everyone on the edge of their seats (moreso, than the NaMo demonetisation effect) – the legislation on H1B (employment)READ MORE
Top Entrance exams for overseas study
Top Entrance exams for overseas study | Education Abroad Overseas education is gaining a lot of prominence and it caters to students of varied academic backgrounds and interests. However, there are certain prerequisites that need to be met in order to gain admission into an overseas university. Top Entrance exams for overseas study Top entrance exams: Some of the most popular and important international entrance exams include the GRE, GMAT, SAT, TOEFL, IELTS and PTE.  Students may be required to give a combination of one or more exams which may be unique to that country and its education system. Given below is a brief introduction to the various entrance exams and respective paper formats: GRE:  The Graduate Record Examination, a standardized test, is a prerequisite for gaining admission into a majority of graduate schools in the United States.  It was created as well as administered by the Educational Testing Service (ETS)READ MORE
how to build your profile for masters
Gaining admission in universities abroad is becoming increasingly competitive. With thousands of applications pouring in against only a few hundred seats, students need to create a profile that stands out and immediately makes the Admission Committee take notice. While it is imperative to work towards creating a strong and unique profile to secure admission into a prestigious university, students are often confused and unsure of how to create a glowing profile. Here are a few pointers that will help to build an excellent profile for Master's and make a difference. 1)  Identify your USP (Unique Selling Point) Many applicants will have a similar or even better academic record and test scores than you.  In order to stand out and make your profile unique, you must identify your USP and highlight it to bring it to the notice of the admission committee. Start by jotting down your strengths. Give specific examplesREAD MORE
Carnegie Mellon University
Carnegie Mellon University | Student Feedback My Experience @CMU Carnegie Mellon University CMU is a fantastic place to be. Mech, ECE, CS, Robotics departments are one of the best in the country. Most of the students in Mech end up taking courses from CS and Robotics after taking minimum number of courses from MechE. MechE department is very good for Thermal Sciences, Design and Computational Engineering. Courses : There some very good courses offered by MechE department. Engineering Computation, Linear Systems, Numerical Methods, CAD, FEM, Nonlinear Control, Artificial Intelligence for Machine Learning in Engineering Design are some of the popular courses here. Outside MechE, students also take courses like Computer Vision, Machine learning, Data Structures and Algorithms. MechE department has offered a new course in Special Topics in Advanced Engineering Computation which is continuation of Engineering Computation. I recommend students to take both of these courses to enhance programming skills inREAD MORE
university interviews
UNIVERSITY INTERVIEWS The prospect of a university interview often brings with itself a host of feelings like happiness, panic and anxiety all rolled into one. While it is quite natural to be nervous, getting  an idea of what to expect can help you to crack the interview with flying colors. Remember that receiving an interview call means that the admission committee is impressed with your application so far, and you are close to securing an admit. University interviews can last from ten minutes to an hour. They also vary depending on the course you are applying for. Irrespective of the format of your interview, it should ideally be a two-way interaction, where you should not only respond to an interviewer's questions but also contribute to the discussion. What are interviewers looking for? University Interviews Through the interview, the interviewer wants to know whether you are genuinely enthusiastic about your course. TheyREAD MORE
How to get into a good university with average acads?
How to get into a good university with average acads? A question that many students often worry about is how to get into a good university with an average academic record?  One cannot deny the importance of good grades, strong GPA and a stellar academic record as the essential criterion to get into a good institution, but even if your grades are average, you still stand a good chance to get into a reputed college. What you need to do is to make the rest of your college application sparkle and demonstrate a compelling evidence of your skills, talents, abilities and achievements to make sure that the admission committee notices you. How to get into a good university with average acads? The following tips will help you in securing admission to a good university despite an average academic record: Work hard for your standardized test: How to get into a good universityREAD MORE
Planning Your Application Process
Planning Your Application Process The application process is one of the most substantial and time-consuming processes that requires a lot of premeditated planning and preparation. Students are often befuddled regarding how to plan the application process which, if not done correctly can lead to missing out on application deadlines. An important thing that students must keep in mind is that deadlines are firm and non-negotiable. To ensure that students meet the deadlines, here is an outline regarding the application process. Students should start working on grad school timelines, at least, a year before they are planning to join that particular grad school. Following these basic steps will help students to ensure the application process goes smoothly. Planning Your Application Process A year before enrollment / three months before application deadline After identifying the program and specialization that you want to go for, you must conduct a thorough research on institutions offeringREAD MORE
Stream Change After Graduation
Stream Change After Graduation | MS in US Overtime, of your graduate studies, you may find that your interest in your chosen field of study is waning and that your real passion lies in a different field in which you don't have any professional experience. What do you do then? Continue studying in the field that you know you don't wish to pursue? Or make a change and switch to a field that is aligned with your interests? Is it possible to transition from one field to the other? The answer is yes. Getting a master's degree in a field that is different from your undergraduate degree is challenging, but not impossible. Changing streams after graduation can be tricky, but is certainly possible and in no way hinders your chances of a successful career.  The switch should be made only after doing a detailed research and careful analysis. Here areREAD MORE
DIFFERENT ASPECTS OF APPLICATION PROCESS In today’s competitive world, it has become imperative to go abroad for masters in order to fortify one’s knowledgebase, gain a global exposure and ensure a rewarding career. Going abroad for further studies requires a host of meticulous preparations and one of the most significant parts is the application process. Students must keep in mind that the application process is multidimensional and has several aspects that must be considered for smooth and hassle-free admission aspects of application process. Different aspects of application process Preparation in advance different aspects of application process International students often underestimate the amount of time required to apply for admission to a university abroad. Beginning the application process at the earliest is the best strategy. You need sufficient time to conduct a thorough and detailed research about the institution and the course that you wish to study. Starting well in advance ensures youREAD MORE