Field Change after Engineering
| Field Change after Engineering : Felt the need to take a different specialization in your masters? | Field Change after Engineering
What are the things you need to keep in mind during a Field Change after Engineering (E.g. Engineering in EXTC to Masters in CS)/ changing fields after engineering? (Engineering in CS and masters in ECE)
Have you ever got bored of studying the branch of engineering you are in? Have you ever felt the need to change your field in order to avail of better job opportunities? If your answer to the above questions is yes, then read on.
Apply for a US Visa
The sheer happiness and feeling of euphoria on getting selected and receiving the confirmation of enrolment (COE) from your dream university is indeed unparalleled. But you are still one step away from living your dream and that is – getting your student visa. Apply for a US Visa (more…)
17 months OPT STEM Extension revoked by Federal Court:
The federal court’s ruling on 12th August, 2015 has put the STEM OPT extension in jeopardy. This judgement has created quite a stir! There is a lot of confusion and bewilderment among the students who have a STEM degree from US Schools and are working on the 12 month OPT. In fact many students who are yet to take admissions in the US schools for the spring/fall 2016 are confused whether they should go to the US and if they do, will they be able to work there after their masters. Through this article we hope to bring some clarity on this matter.
HOW TO REDUCE THE COST OF THE MASTERS PROGRAM
|How to reduce the cost of the masters program – This article discusses ways to cut costs of Ms in USA| How to reduce the cost of the masters program
Have you ever dreamt of going abroad for further studies and then almost instantaneously given up on the idea due to financial concerns? Well, studying abroad does have its fair share of expenses right from the time you set foot on foreign shores! Admission fees, tuition fees, airfares, insurance, food, transport, and accommodation -all these expenses are definitely going to pinch your pocket. But the good news is that studying abroad is not as uneconomical as it seems! Make your distant dream of pursuing further studies abroad a definite reality. Here are some pointers on how to minimise cost while studying abroad.
FIRST SEMESTER IN USA
|First Semester in USA – This article explains how to tackle homesickness while studying in USA|
Everyone expects studying abroad to be an incredibly exciting experience. However one phenomenon that can hamper the entire experience is “homesickness.” Mostly fuelled by the cultural shock, homesickness can be a little daunting to deal with. Here are a few valuable tips, which will help you overcome homesickness with ease. First Semester in USA
9 THINGS ABOUT MONEY ONLY INDIANS IN USA WILL UNDERSTAND
Overseas education can cost you a fortune, and you must make every possible effort to save some bucks specifically when you are responsible for controlling the purse string. Listed below are a few ways that can help you get along on a shoestring. 9 Things about money only Indians in USA will understand (more…)
TOP MISTAKES TO AVOID WHEN STUDYING ABROAD
|TOP MISTAKES TO AVOID WHEN STUDYING ABROAD – This article is about the mistakes you should avoid making, when studying in USA|
Your overseas expedition begins much before you fly to your study destination. You should not just be prepared for immersing yourself in the new academic setting but also to embrace the new culture and values of the country you are visiting. Study abroad is a chance to step up your intellectual awareness and at the same time a training ground for becoming a polished world citizen. (more…)
MAKING AN EFFECTIVE RESUME
A well-drafted and nicely structured resume speak volumes about your personality. Although a resume is generally a non-obligatory part of the application, it gives an opportunity to the student to highlight their past successes and accomplishments and effectively showcases their endowments and abilities. Resume gives a platform to an applicant to talk about their projects, courses, work experience, co-curricular and extracurricular activities. As resume is not a compulsory document for many of the universities, one must make sure that all important facts are stated in their SOP and LORs. (more…)
PERSONAL STATEMENT VS STATEMENT OF PURPOSE
|PERSONAL STATEMENT VS STATEMENT OF PURPOSE- This article is about personal statement vs statement of purpose, a crucial thing to remember during applications.|
To prove worthy of the desired program you wish to attend in the coveted college of your dreams and sound unique and exclusive at the same time is a daunting task. While SOP may fulfill the former requirement, personal statement creates the stage for the latter. Not every college will ask you to furnish both SOP and personal statement and in case they ask you to, please do not confuse one with the other and land up writing a confusing document that diminishes your chances of approval by the admission committee. Personal statement and statement of purpose may sound like the same, but there a few underlying differences involved. (more…)