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How to Find Housing in Australia for International Students - The A-Z Guide

Australia is fast becoming one of the preferred international study destinations for Indian students who wish to study abroad. The country has seen a steady rise in the number of Indian students who study in Australia - from 11364 enrollments in 2002 to 108,292 enrollments in 2018. Some of the reasons why Indian students choose Australia to pursue their studies abroad are the huge range of... Read more


How To Repay Your Education Loan Faster: A Quick Guide

You land a prestigious job after completing a degree abroad. The first pay check arrives; with happiness, you tear it open and then the other shoe drops. A chunk of it, not small but enormous, will go into education loan repayment.  No one said paying off your education loan for abroad studies would be easy, but one thing we can say for sure that erasing it sooner than planned is possible only... Read more


How to Find Cheapest Education Loan Using Online EMI Calculators

Studying abroad involves a substantial amount of financial investment. Many opt for student education loans to meet the cost of their graduate studies. This involves connecting with several loan providers and deciding which of their loan is most suited for your needs. Any plan of loan repayment requires a clear picture of your EMI. In a way, the awareness of your EMI calculations is a key... 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


Scholarships for Australia What You Need to Know

Australia houses 43 universities, many of them renowned across the world. Besides offering higher education of elite standard, most of the universities have multiple campuses across various states and territories that provide you with a wide choice of where you want to study in the country. Australian Government and non-government organizations offer various types of financial aid in the form... Read more


New H-1B Visa Rules to Favor U.S Master’s Degree Holders: What You Need To Know

The United States of America is a cultural melting pot as lakhs of people from different nations come to the US in order to live the Great American Dream. With Donald Trump’s presidency, various visa rules have brought in major changes and have impacted the immigration process as well. This year, The United States Immigration and Citizenship Services, commonly called USCI, received a whopping... Read more


Australian Work Permits And Visas: The Detailed Guide

Australia is a dream country for skilled professionals and students. It is a land of opportunities as its economy is strong and Australia is in need of skilled immigrants as well. Depending upon the person and the need, there are various types of Australian visas. There are many programs from which a person can get the visa such as Australian Family Program, Humanitarian program, and Australian... Read more


Your Go-To-Guide for Canada's Study Direct Stream Visa

Studying in Canada has become easier with the introduction of the newly launched Study Direct Stream (SDS). Introduced in June 2018, the SDS visa was designed to allow for quicker processing times for qualified study permit applications. Let us discuss the Study direct stream in detail for all students aspiring to go to Canada for higher education. What is Study Direct Stream... Read more


How To Find Student Housing In Canada: What You Need To Know

Canada is fast emerging as the favoured education destination for Indian students aspiring to study abroad. The number of Indian students in Canada increased from 6,675 students in 2004 to 48,730 students in 2015. This was a whopping increase of 630%. The year 2017, in fact, saw 100,000 Indian students take admission to Canadian Colleges and Universities. Many Indian students, in recent times,... Read more


How To Find Student Housing In Europe

Indians are increasingly seeing Europe as a favourable destination for their “Study Abroad’ mission. Reports suggest that out of 5.53 lakh Indian students who went abroad for higher studies, approximately 52000 went to Europe in 2015. According to Ambassador Alexandre Ziegler, “In the first six months of this year, there has been an increase of 40 per cent in the number of Indian students going... Read more