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United States is one of the most sought after
destinations for pursuing higher education by Indian students. With more than
4,000 accredited higher educational institutions and a wide variety of courses
to choose from, United States provides an opportunity for students to pursue a
career of their choices.
There are many reasons that draw students from India, to pursue their higher
education in the US.
US universities and colleges are known for their academic excellence and quality
assurance. A degree from an accredited USuniversity is not only recognized but
also sought after, by employers worldwide.
The long-term career prospects of a student are enhanced as the method of
teaching is designed to apply theoretical knowledge and develop self-confidence,
independent thinking and cross-cultural communication skills.
Most universities provide hands on training and a variety of academic programs
and specializations along with the flexibility and freedom to suit your needs
A large number of scholarships, fellowships and assistantships are also
available to international students. They are also eligible to work for 10 to 20
hours a week to partially meet their expenses.
Most universities in the US have an office of international students and
services, which can provide a variety of services from campus orientation to
assistance in resume preparation. Personal and career counseling services are
While the advantages of studying in the US are enormous, it is important that
you choose a suitable course and university through careful planning. You would
need to seek objective information from reliable sources and weigh the options
to make an academically sound decision. When planning, it is important to
consider the following:
Once you choose an academic major or field of study, consider the
eligibility requirements and proceed only if you meet those requirements.
The estimated average of tuition and living expenses is around $20,000 per
academic year. Begin searching and applying for scholarships, assistantships and
education loans at least a year before the commencement of the academic course.
Start the search for a suitable academic program about 12 to 18 months
before the date of enrollment. Though it is sometimes possible to complete the
process more quickly, planning ahead gives a student a wider choice and
sufficient time to prepare a winning application.
Considering the amount of time, energy and money that one invests in
the process, you should be aware of the employment prospects after you
The Institute of International Education (US)
www.iie.org published its annual report showing the recent trends of
Indian students studying in the US.
Educational Advising Services (EAS) - ( affiliated with the U.S. Department
) provide accurate, comprehensive, current, reliable, unbiased and up-to-date
information to students who are interested in pursuing higher education in the
List of USIEF Offices
( Courtesy: http://www.usief.org.in/