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Student Speak 7 - How Ganga Barani Planned his MS from the SUNY Buffalo US

We invite all our customers to a short interview, and a few of them are kind enough to oblige. This is seventh in the series of such interviews. 1. What were you doing before you decided to study abroad? I was working as a software developer at a product based MNC  2. What motivated you to pursue your course abroad? To be honest, I wanted to see the world. I didn't want to be... Read more


Student Speak 8 - Deepa's story to the University of Auckland, New Zealand for Masters in Architecture

We invite all our customers to a short interview, and a few of them are kind enough to oblige. This is Eight in the series of such interviews. 1. What were you doing before you decided to study abroad? Before deciding, I was in the academic world working as an Assistant Professor. 2. What motivated you to pursue your course abroad? My peer group and my seniors suggested me about... Read more


Student Speak 5 - How Yugali Planned for MS in Computer Systems and Networking at Wisconsin-Madison, US

We invite all our customers to a short interview, and a few of them are kind enough to oblige. This is fivth in the series of such interviews.  By the time, her story gets published, Yugali must have joined Software Engineer at Microsoft, Redmond. Here are edited excerpts from her journey's story of pursuing  MS in Computer Systems and Networking, Wisconsin-Madison US. 1. What were... Read more


5 Reasons Why You Should Study Abroad in the US

The United States is among the most popular educational destinations in the world today. The presence of 5 of the world’s top 10 universities in the USA makes it a much-desired destination for higher studies. According to several studies, the US has the most number of international students as well. If you are planning to pursue your higher studies abroad, then read on to know why you should... Read more


Student Speak 6 - How Ashutosh Successfully Planned his Journey to the University of Utah

We invite all our customers to a short interview, and a few of them are kind enough to oblige. This is sixth in the series of such interviews. 1. What were you doing before you decided to study abroad? Before deciding to study abroad, I was working at Aon as an Analyst.  2. What motivated you to pursue your course abroad? There were a lot of factors that motivated me to go for... Read more


Can a B2 Tourist Visa be changed to an F1 Student Visa?

Yes, a B2 visa can be changed to an F1 visa even though the process is fraught with uncertainties. This blog takes a closer look at student visa requirements and discusses how, if at all, a B2 visa can be changed to an F1 visa when you are already in the US and considering studying there, even though you came to the US on a tourist B2 visa. Let us start with the basics first. What is... Read more


Why You Should Take an InCred Education Loan?

Are you one of those students who dream about studying abroad but do not have the required financial resources to fund your higher education? Or have you got admission into a prestigious institute in India and are looking for financial help to fund the cost of your studies here? If yes, then education loans are the answer to your worries. Most banks and NBFCs offer education loans to aspiring... Read more


Know the Reasons Why Your Education Loan Application Got Rejected

According to IBA, the non-performing assets (NPAs) in the education loan category was 8.97% in March 2018. The NPAs, in March 2016, was 7.3%. IBA data also states that at the end of the FY 2017-18, total outstanding education loan amount in the country was Rs 71,724.65 crore and out of this Rs 6,434.62 crore was NPA. The numbers speak for themselves and give us an idea of why banks have become... Read more


The 5 Top Universities For MS In US – What You Need To Know

“Between 2004 and 2016, nearly 1.5 million foreign graduates of U.S. colleges and universities obtained authorization to remain and work in the U.S.”  Out of this 53 %  were graduates in STEM fields, i.e., all of them specialised in at least one of the following areas: Science Technology Engineering Mathematics When we consider only India, in just one year the number of... Read more


4 Top Universities in Canada For You When Considering MBA or STEM Courses

UNESCO found out that more than 4.5 million students go abroad for higher education and Canada ranks amongst the topmost countries that host a significant chunk of them. By the time 2017 finished, the total number of international students in Canada was over 4,94,500, which is way above the target the government of the country set for the year 2022. Out of this massive number of scholars, India... Read more