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Introduction

Macquarie University is situated in the city of Sydney in Australia. This Public University, founded in 1964, has a strong focus on research. The main campus is located about 16 km from Sydney’s Central Business District.  

Known for its excellent research, Macquarie is ranked in the top 40 universities in the Asia-Pacific region and within Australia's top 12 universities according to the Academic Ranking of World Universities, the U.S. News & World Report Rankings and the QS World University Rankings...

The university currently comprises of 35 departments within five faculties: namely -Faculty of Arts; Faculty of Business and Economics; Faculty of Human Sciences; Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences and the Faculty of Science and Engineering.

The Faculty of Science is divided into separate Departments-Department of Biological Sciences; Department of Molecular Sciences; Department of Chiropractic; Department of Computing; Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences; School of Engineering; Department of Environment and Geography; Department of Mathematics; Department of Physics and Astronomy and the Department of Statistics.

In addition, the university is affiliated to The Macquarie Graduate School of Management, The Australian Research Institute for Environment and Sustainability, The Macquarie University Hospital and The Australian Hearing Hub.

The Australian Hearing Hub is in partnership with Cochlear, the world leader in implantable hearing devices that help restore hearing and connect people to the world of sound. Cochlear has its headquarters on the campus.

The University is ranked among the top 1% of universities in the world and among the top 250 Universities in the world.
McQuarrie’s Engineering department has extensive research programs in electromagnetic and antenna design, energy conversion and management, integrated wireless communication systems, nonlinear electronics, guided-wave optics and photonics, very-large-scale integration, and wireless communications and networking. The Information and Computing Sciences department works on diverse fields ranging from cybersecurity, intelligent virtual agents and malware to data mining and controlled languages. The Environmental Sciences department works on issues from tropical cyclones, toxic dust and natural hazards to Antarctic contamination and invasive species.

Infrastructure 

The university has extensive research centres – these are just a few of them – AAO,; ARC Centre for Ultrahigh Bandwidth Devices for Optical Systems (CUDOS); ARC Centre of Excellence for Core to Crust Fluid Systems (incorporating ARC National Key Centre for Geochemical Evolution and Metallogeny of Continents (GEMOC)); ARC Centre of Excellence for Engineered Quantum Systems (EQuS); ARC Centre of Excellence for Nanoscale BioPhotonics (CNBP); ARC Centre of Excellence in Cognition and its Disorders (CCD); ARC Industrial Transformation Training Centre - ARC Training Centre for Fruit Fly Biosecurity (ITTC); Australian Centre for Ancient Numismatic Studies (ACANS); Australian Institute of Health Innovation (AIHI); Biomolecular Discovery and Design Research Centre (Formerly Biomolecular Frontiers Research Centre (BMFRC)); Biosecurity Futures Research Centre, Capital Markets CRC; Centre for Advanced Computing - Algorithms and Cryptography (ACAC); Centre for Applied History; Centre for Children's Learning in a Social World; Centre for Corporate Sustainability and Environmental and Finance Centre for Diamond Science and Technology.

Residence

International students arriving in a new country are always bewildered about where to stay and what kind of accommodation is available. It is best that you contact the university and initially stay in a short stay while you get used to the country and its people. McQuarrie has a helpful website which will guide you to find the place of your choice. You have the choice to choose between a homestay – best if you want to soak in the atmosphere of the country and the way its people live. Or you could choose between sharing apartments with fellow students. If your budget is a constraint, you could look at hostels where you will get a room with shared facilities.

Location

Getting to university is very easy. The 126-hectare country-like campus is located in the heart of Sydney’s high-tech precinct. There are enough trains, trams, buses and taxis which can get you to the University with ease. The nearest international airport to the university is Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport, about 32 km away.  Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport, Newcastle Airport, Bathurst Airport and Orange Airport are the nearest domestic airports to the university. 

Financial Aid 

Macquarie has one of the most generous financial aid packages available to International students. These are in the form of scholarships.
Some of them are - Macquarie University India Scholarship, Sponsored Student Grant, Vice-Chancellor's International Scholarship, Australian Government Scholarships - Australia Awards Scholarships and the Macquarie University Study Abroad Scholarship. 

1. School of Engineering

All Postgraduate degrees are of a full- time 2-year duration. The admission requirement for a postgraduate Masters is an equivalent to an AQF level 7 bachelor's engineering – which is a four-year Engineering degree from India.
The required standard of English for this program is:
Academic IELTS of 6.5 overall with a minimum of 6.0 in each band or equivalent.

2. Electronics Engineering

This programme will help you to learn how to design future electronic technologies at the cutting edge and develop embedded systems in the electronics industry.

Undergraduate Degrees

  • Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) with a Specialisation in Electronics Engineering
  • Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Environment and Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Information Technology and Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)

Post-graduate Degrees 

  • Master of Engineering Management - Engineering management conflates the technological problem-solving ability of engineering with the organisational, administrative and planning abilities of management to manage the operational performance of complex engineering-focused businesses. This course has been designed for engineers who are looking to formalise their project management credentials. This degree will bridge the gap between the field of engineering and the field of business management. It will tap your technical and general management potential and will allow you to take the next step towards business leadership. You’ll acquire the necessary skills which are required for applying innovative business management practices to technical engineering knowledge so that you can identify opportunities to grow your business through strategic approaches to project management, supply chain management, business leadership and human resources management. You'll be able to study specialised management units delivered by the AASCB-accredited Macquarie Business School, as well as by the globally prestigious Macquarie Graduate School of Management.
  • Master of Engineering in Electronics Engineering - This degree will consolidate, build on, and enhance the theoretical and practical grounding you gained in your undergraduate studies, and prepare you for a career as an electronics engineer. It will refine your technical and practical skills and give you in-depth knowledge in both analogue and digital electronics. You’ll gain an understanding of systems engineering, the process of designing a system or components of a system, to meet desired needs within realistic constraints.

3. Electrical Engineering

Undergraduate Degrees 

  • Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) with a Specialisation in Electrical Engineering
  • Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Environment and Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)  
  • Bachelor of Information Technology and Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Laws and a Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)

Post Graduate Degrees

  • Master of Engineering Management - The contents and objectives are the same as those mentioned for the course above.

4. Mechanical Engineering

This course enables you to design mechanical systems and gain practical experience to underpin a career in industry.

Undergraduate Degrees 

  • Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) with a Specialisation in Mechanical Engineering;
  • Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Environment and Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) 
  • Bachelor of Information Technology and Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)

Postgraduate Degrees 

  • Master of Engineering Management

5. Mechatronic Engineering

Mechatronics at Macquarie combines mechanical engineering, electronic engineering and computer science, imparting you with the skills to design and build robots and their computer systems.

Undergraduate Degrees 

  • Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) with a Specialisation in Mechatronic Engineering
  • Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Environment and Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Information Technology and Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Laws and a Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)

Postgraduate Degree 

  • Master of Engineering Management

6. Software Engineering

Undergraduate Degrees 

  • Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) with a Specialisation in Software Engineering
  • Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Environment and Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Information Technology and Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)

Postgraduate Degrees 

  • Master of Engineering Management
  • Master of Engineering in Networking and Telecommunications Engineering

This degree covers rapidly developing information communication technology networks; software-defined networking for multi-layered, multi-band, multi-radio access technology; 4G and 5G mobile networks; software-defined networking for 5G networks, data centres and cloud networks; cognitive radios; network functions virtualisation; IoT network security and standards; and autonomous cars and smart cities where software-defined networking, 5G and the cloud are shaping the future.

7. Civil and Environmental Engineering

Undergraduate Degrees 

  • Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) with a Specialisation in Civil Engineering
  • Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Environment and Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Information Technology and Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Laws and a Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)

Postgraduate Degrees 

  • Master of Engineering Management
  • Master of Engineering in Environmental and Safety Engineering

This Masters Degree will train you to put technical knowledge related to environmental and safety engineering to practical application to formulate strategies that protect human health, the environment and engineering assets. This program will enable you to apply theoretical and practical knowledge of human factors and ergonomic principles and develop expert judgement in the engineering approaches to safety management.

8. Computer science

Undergraduate Degrees 

  • Bachelor of Information Technology with a Major in Web and Mobile App Development
  • Bachelor of Science with a Specialisation in Computing
  • Bachelor of Media and Communications and Bachelor of Cyber Security
  • Bachelor of Information Technology and Master of Data Science
  • Bachelor of Information Technology and Master of Information Systems Management. 

Postgraduate Degrees 

  • Master of Data Science - This interdisciplinary degree will provide you with the technical skills you will require to work in data science across a range of industries. It emphasises concepts, insights and skills that will enable you to use current technologies and adapt to and create new technologies. This program will teach you to process and analyse data sets including big data; use mathematical and statistical modelling techniques, machine learning and data mining to solve challenging problems; and communicate your findings to different audiences. This degree is interdisciplinary across computer science, mathematics and statistics, ensuring you develop the skills to apply data science to real-world issues.
  • Master of Information Systems Management - This course will strengthen your understanding of IT principles by allowing you to apply them to practical, industry-relevant issues. This program is designed to provide you with an overview of global business strategy and equip you with the analytic, communication and project management skills to cater to the IT- business interface. 
  • Master of Information Technology in Cyber Security - This technical degree provides the latest knowledge and practical training for a successful career in the rising field of cybersecurity. Completing this degree will equip you with technical skills in cryptography, networks, artificial intelligence and mobile data communications.
  • Master of Information Technology in Networking - In this degree, you’ll develop in-depth knowledge and foundation in advanced concepts in network and internetwork technologies and learn how to apply them to solve practical problems in networked IT systems and related topics such as network design and security. If you have undergraduate qualifications in IT, computing or engineering (with suitable units in computer programming), this degree will enable you to move on to the internetworking field.
  • Master of Business Analytics and Master of Information Systems Management - You’ll develop a solid understanding of computer programming, databases, applied statistics and machine learning techniques applied to big data. You’ll become an expert in recognising the importance of ethical reasoning in the solution of analytics-related problems. And you’ll learn how to collaborate and communicate effectively with diverse teams to achieve different objectives in different contexts. The combined degree course is designed to provide you with an overview of global business strategy and equip you with the analytic, communication and project management skills to cater to the IT-business interface.
  • Master of Business Analytics and Master of Information Technology in Cyber Security - This technical degree provides up-to-date knowledge and practical training for a successful career in the rising field of cybersecurity. Completing this degree will equip you with technical skills in cryptography, networks, artificial intelligence and mobile data communications.
  • Master of Business Analytics and Master of Information Technology in Networking - This comprehensive, flexible degree lays emphasis on the real-world application of business analytics tools and techniques. You’ll develop your knowledge and understanding of computer programming, databases, applied statistics and machine learning techniques applied to big data. In this degree, you’ll develop an in-depth integrated knowledge of advanced concepts in network and internetwork technologies, and learn how to apply them to solve practical problems in networked IT systems, as well as related topics such as network design and security.

Faculty of Science

Entry into most postgraduate degrees requires you to have successfully completed a bachelor degree or equivalent from a recognised institution. You may also need to have achieved a specific Weighted Average Mark (WAM) or undertaken work experience.

1. Astronomy and Astrophysics

Undergraduate Degrees - Bachelor of Advanced Science; Bachelor of Science; Bachelor of Advanced Science with a Specialisation in Advanced Astronomy and Astrophysics; Bachelor of Science with a Specialisation in Astronomy and Astrophysics; Bachelor of Advanced Science and Bachelor of Laws; Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science; Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Science; Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Cognitive and Brain Sciences; Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Engineering (Honours); Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Information Technology; Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Laws.

2. Biological sciences

This department works across a wide range of disciplines including animal behaviour, climate change, conservation, ecology, evolution, genetics and genomics, paleobiology and physiology.

Undergraduate Degrees  - Bachelor of Science; Bachelor of Environment with a Major in Environmental Biology; Bachelor of Science with a Specialisation in Biology; Bachelor of Science with a Specialisation in Human Biology; Bachelor of Science with a Specialisation in Palaeobiology; Bachelor of Biodiversity and Conservation and Master of Conservation Biology; Bachelor of Environment and Master of Environment; Bachelor of Marine Science and Master of Marine Science and Management; Bachelor of Medical Sciences and Master of Biotechnology.

Postgraduate Degrees - Master of Conservation Biology.

3. Molecular sciences

Molecular science is key to achieving sustainability, understanding health and disease, developing materials and advancing technology.

Undergraduate Degrees - Bachelor of Advanced Science; Bachelor of Science; Bachelor of Advanced Science with a Specialisation in Advanced Biomolecular Sciences; Bachelor of Science with a Specialisation in Chemical and Biomolecular Sciences; Bachelor of Advanced Science and Bachelor of Laws; Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science; Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Science; Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Cognitive and Brain Sciences; Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Engineering (Honours); Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Information Technology; Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Laws; Bachelor of Science and Master of Laboratory Analysis, Quality and Management.

Postgraduate Degrees - Master of Radiopharmaceutical Science. 

4. Biotechnology

Biotechnologists combine molecular biology, protein chemistry and applied microbiology to modify living systems and develop medicine, food and beyond.

Undergraduate Degrees - Bachelor of Advanced Science and Bachelor of Medical Sciences and Master of Biotechnology.

Postgraduate Degrees

  • Master of Biotechnology
  • Master of Biotechnology and Business

5. Chemistry

Undergraduate Degrees - Bachelor of Advanced Science; Bachelor of Science; Bachelor of Advanced Science with a Specialisation in Advanced Chemistry; Bachelor of Medical Sciences with a Major in Analytical Biosciences; Bachelor of Science with a Specialisation in Chemical and Biomolecular Sciences; Bachelor of Advanced Science and Bachelor of Laws; Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science; Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Science; Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Cognitive and Brain Sciences; Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Engineering (Honours); Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Information Technology; Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Laws; Bachelor of Science and Master of Laboratory Analysis, Quality and Management.

Postgraduate Degrees

  • Master of Laboratory Analysis, Quality and Management
  • Master of Radiopharmaceutical Science
  • Master of Science Innovation in Chemistry and Biomolecular Sciences.

6. Earth and Environmental Sciences

Undergraduate Degrees - Bachelor of Advanced Science; Bachelor of Biodiversity and Conservation; Bachelor of Environment; Bachelor of Marine Science; Bachelor of Science     ; Bachelor of Environment with a Major in Environmental Biology; Bachelor of Environment with a Major in Environmental Geoscience; Bachelor of Environment with a Major in Environmental Management; Bachelor of Advanced Science and Bachelor of Laws; Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science; Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Science. Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Cognitive and Brain Sciences; Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Engineering (Honours); Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Information Technology; Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Laws; Bachelor of Biodiversity and Conservation and Master of Conservation Biology; Bachelor of Environment and Master of Environment; Bachelor of Marine Science and Master of Marine Science and Management.

Postgraduate Degrees

  • Master of Environment
  • Master of Science Innovation in Environmental Sciences
  • Master of Science Innovation in Geology and Geophysics.

7. Mathematics and Statistics

Undergraduate Degrees - Bachelor of Advanced Science; Bachelor of Science; Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Mathematical Sciences; Bachelor of Information Technology and Master of Data Science; Bachelor of Mathematical Sciences and Master of Applied Statistics.

Postgraduate Degrees

  • Master of Applied Statistics
  • Master of Biostatistics
  • Master of Data Science
  • Master of Science Innovation in Statistics

8. Physics

Undergraduate Degrees - Bachelor of Advanced Science; Bachelor of Science; Bachelor of Advanced Science with a Specialisation in Advanced Physics; Bachelor of Science with a Specialisation in Physics; Bachelor of Advanced Science and Bachelor of Laws; Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science; Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Science; Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Cognitive and Brain Sciences; Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Engineering (Honours). Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Information Technology; Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Laws.

Macquarie Business School

The business school offers a Master of Business Administration (MBA) and a Macquarie Applied Finance (MAFC)- Master of Applied Finance program. 

1. Faculty of Arts

This faculty offers a diverse range of subjects one can major in. You could choose between Ancient History, Anthropology, English, Geography and Planning, Indigenous Studies, Law School, Media, Music, Communication and Cultural Studies, Modern History, Politics and International Relations, Philosophy, Security Studies and Criminology, Sociology and Big History Institute. 

2. Faculty of Human Sciences

This faculty comprises the Departments of Cognitive Science, Linguistics, Psychology, and Educational Studies. 

3. Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences

This department offers the Undergraduate - Bachelor of Clinical Science, PostGraduate - Doctor of Physiotherapy and Master of Public Health. 

4. Faculty of Science and Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences Engineering

This department comprises of the   Department of Biomedical Sciences, Department of Clinical Medicine, Department of Health Professions and the Department of Health Systems and Populations. 

Annual fees for Indians $34,400
Annual off-campus living $10,500
Source : GyanDhan's analysis & university's website as of year 2018

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All You Need To Know About WES Evaluation | GyanDhan
<p> Published date: 27 Nov 2020 Updated on: 27 Nov 2020 &nbsp; Planning to study in Canada or the USA? You will have to provide your GRA scores that need to be according to American calculations. Therefore, the scores you will provide need to be converted. It's the point in your journey where you will have to take the help of World Education Services (WES) credit evaluation.&nbsp; WES is one of the largest credential evaluation services that make it easier to understand and recognize by the educational institutions and employers in the US and Canada. This evaluation will provide you with academic equivalents for your credentials so that you can pursue further education or look for a job in these countries. WES evaluations are recognized throughout the USA and Canada. It is the largest and among the oldest of the evaluation services and is also a founding member of NACES (National Association of Credential Evaluation Services). When should you get your credentials evaluated by WES? If you have completed your education outside of the US or Canada and want to go to study or work in these countries, a WES credit evaluation can help you make the right decision by making you understand how your academic credentials are viewed in the USA and Canada. This information can be used in applying to the schools that are apt for your educational background. In case if you are looking for job opportunities in these nations, this evaluation will help you figure out the positions for which you the required educational background. How to apply for a WES evaluation? Step 1- Apply to WES on their website and get a reference number. Step 2- Arrange all the documents required and get them sent to WES by your college along with the full payment in form of DD in a sealed envelope, as per the format stated on the WES website. WES does not accept the documents sent by students, agents, or anyone else. As soon as the WES receives the documents, its staff examines and verifies it. After verification, they proceed to the evaluation process. Step 3- Once the evaluation is done, WES delivers the report to the institutions you have designated. What are the documents required for WES credit evaluation? The list of required documents varies in the US and Canada according to your country of education, type of education, etc. You can check the list of the required documents on the WES website according to your specifications. Some of the major documents required are: Final or provisional degree certificate Annual statement of marks You don’t need to send the documents of your undergraduate degree if you have any of these degrees: Master of Engineering, Master of Education, Master of Technology, or Master of Philosophy. 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It also provides the US/Canada equivalent for every credential. Course-by-Course: This evaluation includes all the information covered in the Document-by-Document valuation and also lists all the post-secondary subjects and their corresponding value according to US/Canada grade equivalents. CPA Evaluation: This evaluation is useful for the applicants of Certified Public Accountant exams. How much does the WES evaluation cost? A WES Course-by-Course evaluation costs $160 while a Document-by-Document evaluation costs $100. If a student wants rush service or express delivery, extra charges are applied. Need Help in Study Abroad Admission Counselling Click Here How much time does it take to get the WES evaluation? Typically, WES completes the evaluation process within 7 business days, depending upon the type of service requested by the student. If additional verification, research, or correspondence is required, WES might take more time to evaluate. Therefore, it is always recommended to start the process as early as possible to make certain that your evaluation report is completed timely. Which Indian universities are recognized by the US and Canada WES? WES doesn't have any specific list of institutions recognized. However, if you have attended a duly authorized and recognized institution in India, it is likely that WES US/Canada will evaluate your documents. It is quite easy to understand how important WES evaluation is for students who want to study or get a job in the USA/Canada. To get an idea of your academic scores according to the USA/Canada grade equivalents, you can use the WES GPA calculator. Get your grades evaluated and weigh your chances of securing admission to your dream university. If you need any help in getting admissions abroad, get in touch with GyanDhan, and ward off all your worries. Get expert help in every step of your abroad education journey by allowing us to be your guide throughout! </p> <hr> <small>This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at <a href="https://www.gyandhan.com/blogs/wes-evaluation">https://www.gyandhan.com/blogs/wes-evaluation</a></small> ... Read more

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The ICICI Bank Abroad loan Sanction letter is accepted as a source of funds for student’s admission confirmation. The student can avail of the Instant Education Loan by pledging Fixed Deposit with the bank. The instant loans are pre-approved, and therefore, the sanction letter is sent on the registered email ID of the customer.&nbsp; Interest rates - The ICICI Bank education loan interest rate is dynamic. On securing admission to a reputed and top-ranked college, the rate of interest can be negotiated to a lower figure.&nbsp; Pre-Visa disbursal - The bank offers the option to get the loan amount disbursed as a way to show proof of funds during the visa interview. The bank also has preferential forex rates for international disbursements.&nbsp; Margin money - There is no margin money on loan amounts up to INR 20 lakhs.&nbsp; Tax benefits - Under Section 80E of the Income Tax Act of India, the interest paid on an education loan is tax-deductible. Students can avail of this benefit by taking a loan from the ICICI Bank, as well as any other scheduled bank in India.&nbsp; In addition to this long list of benefits, the bank accepts non-financial co-applicants if the applicant has 3+years of experience and is going for a postgraduate course. There is also no penalty on prepayment of loans.&nbsp; What are the advantages of opting for the GyanDhan Gateway for your education loan?&nbsp; GyanDhan is a one-stop-shop for education loans and abroad studies. We provide services to students that we know would not only benefit the students but also make their abroad journey easy and hassle-free at zero cost to the students. Our Education Loan Counselors (ELC) will discuss the loan options with you before initiating the loan application. After a thorough discussion, the loan process is started with the lender that suits your profile and needs.&nbsp; We have partnered with ICICI Bank and several other major lenders in the market. While approaching a lender might be the first choice of the students, they should consider the benefits of channels like GyanDhan. The loan process is swift and with zero hiccups. The chances of any hindrance are negligible, and if faced, will be resolved immediately by your assigned ELC by contacting the concerned bank official. The ICICI Bank loan application status can be easily tracked on the dashboard of your GyanDhan account.&nbsp; The education loan process with GyanDhan is nothing short of a walk in a park. Just check your loan eligibility here and finance your dream education! </p> <hr> <small>This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at <a href="https://www.gyandhan.com/blogs/icici-bank-loan-disbursement">https://www.gyandhan.com/blogs/icici-bank-loan-disbursement</a></small> ... Read more

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All About Auxilo Education Loan Disbursement Process | GyanDhan
<p> Published date: 21 Nov 2020 Updated on: 21 Nov 2020 &nbsp; There are several Non-Banking Finance Companies (NBFCs) offering education loans to students. The most highlighted benefit of these lenders is that the eligibility for an education loan is reasonably relaxed, helping students secure funds for their choice of course and country comfortably.&nbsp; Auxilo is one such lender in the market that offers education loans for abroad studies. Founded in 2017, Auxilo is a pro-education NBFC that believes in the right to education for every student. They offer complete loan coverage, competitive interest rates, flexible repayment options, and several other benefits.&nbsp; In this blog, we are looking at the disbursement process of the Auxilo education loan in detail to help students understand the process.&nbsp; Without further ado, let’s get into it - &nbsp; What are the steps taken before the Auxilo Education Loan disbursement process? The Auxilo education loan process is straightforward and hassle-free for the students. The process is further simplified on applying for the same through GyanDhan. Let’s read about the Auxilo education loan process -&nbsp; Apply for the loan - The simplest way to apply for the Auxilo education loan is to get in touch with GyanDhan. You can apply for the loan after a thorough discussion with our education loan counselor to understand the loan product offered by Auxilo.&nbsp; Submit documents required - The loan application requires students to submit certain documents. Documents and details regarding the institution such as admission date, fee structure, course-specific information, and admission related documents are mandatory for the Auxilo education loan process.&nbsp; Loan Structuring - Auxilo will verify the documents submitted, as well as the enrollment documents. At this point, you will have to get your co-applicant’s signature. Once the documents are verified and your application is analyzed, Auxilo will offer an education loan that is structured and customized exclusively for you.&nbsp; Final loan agreement - On accepting the initial loan offer, you will receive a final loan agreement, which has to be signed by the applicant and all the co-applicants. The loan amount can be disbursed after accepting the final loan agreement. The money can be disbursed as per the student’s convenience.&nbsp; What are the Auxilo Education loan documents required?&nbsp; To complete the loan application and process, the applicant must submit all the mandatory documents. Though the list of documents differ from case to case, some of the commonly asked documents are as follows - Applicant’s KYC documents -&nbsp; Aadhar Card&nbsp; Valid Passport PAN Card Voter Card&nbsp; Driver’s License Applicant’s Proof of Residence -&nbsp; Tax Paid receipt Telephone bill/Electricity bill/Water Bill of not more than 3 months old Ration Card Academic Transcripts - 10th, 12th, and undergraduate mark sheets Test Scorecards of GRE/GMAT/IELTS/TOEFL, if applicable. Applicant’s Signature Proof - Banker’s Signature verification Passport Copy&nbsp; PAN Card&nbsp; Driving License with photograph and individual signature Clearance of Processing Fees cheques - the concerned officer will verify the signature on the application form with the processing fee cheque.&nbsp; Notarized Affidavit&nbsp; Documents Required from Co-Applicant(s) 3 months payslips and proof of any other additional source of income 6 months updated bank statement of salary account Latest Form 16 and ITR Relationship proof (with the applicant) The co-applicant will also have to submit 9-12 post-dated cheques, in case s/he is unable to make an interest payment in a particular month.&nbsp; NACH form Financial documents of the co-applicants vary depending on the type of employment - Private company, Partnership Firm, Trust/Foundations, Proprietorship Firm.&nbsp; For example, for a Partnership, the documents required are -&nbsp; Registration Certificate, if registered Updated and latest Partnership Deed Telephone Bill in the name of the firm Certificate/Registration document issued under GST/Professional Tax or any other authorities.&nbsp; Certificate/License issued by the Municipal Authorities under Shop and Establishment Act.&nbsp; Any other case-based document required by the lender would be informed to the applicant during the loan process, which they will have to get notarized on a stamp paper. What is the Auxilo Education loan Disbursement process?&nbsp; Auxilo disbursement process is easy and effortless. Once the loan formalities, such as submitting additional documents or post-dated cheques, etc. are completed, the loan amount can be disbursed as per the applicant’s request.&nbsp; Tuition Fees - the tuition fees can be either directly transferred to the university or to the student’s account.&nbsp; Living Expenses - the living expenses are transferred to the student’s account.&nbsp; Other Expenses - The Auxilo education loan covers a plethora of expenses. The loan amount can be disbursed to the student’s account for these additional expenses, such as travel expenses, pre-admission costs, etc.&nbsp; Want To Apply For Auxilo Education Loan For Abroad Studies? Fill this form and get in touch with an expert What are the features of the Auxilo education loan?&nbsp; Auxilo education loan is preferred by students to finance their abroad studies on account of the various features. The loans offered by Auxilo are holistic and customized. Let’s look at some of the features of the education loans by Auxilo -&nbsp; Loan amount - There is no cap on the maximum amount you can borrow from Auxilo. If the student and co-applicant profiles are outstanding, the lender will fund the entire cost of education. However, with an average profile, the student can expect to borrow up to INR 40 lakhs.&nbsp; Interest Rate - The Auxilo education loan interest rate is calculated as = Auxilo Base Rate + Spread. The current base rate is 12.70%. The spread is determined based on the student’s profile and the course selected.&nbsp; Eligibility - To be eligible for the Auxilo education loan, students must fulfill the following criteria -&nbsp; The student must be an Indian citizen and 18 years and above.&nbsp; The student must have confirmed admission to a recognized university before the loan amount is disbursed.&nbsp; The loan must be co-signed by an earning co-applicant in India.&nbsp; Processing Fees - The Auxilo loan processing fee can be 2% of the sanction loan amount or as per the Sanction letter.&nbsp; Repayment tenure - The lender offers up to 10 years to repay the loan.&nbsp; What are the benefits of the Auxilo education loan?&nbsp; There are a great many benefits of choosing Auxilo to fund your education. Some of them are as follows -&nbsp; Loan Coverage - Auxilo has your back. Whatever may be the expenses, your loan amount will cover it. Expenses like tuition fees, living expenses, examination fees, travel expenses, etc. are all covered by the loan, meaning zero margin money.&nbsp; No-limit loans - Auxilo has not set an upper limit on the amount that can be borrowed, meaning if the student profile is good, any amount can be sanctioned.&nbsp; Customized loan options - Auxilo studies the profile and needs of the student before presenting a loan offer. There is no fixed loan product as the needs of every student are dynamically different, which the lender takes into account. And therefore, offers customized loan products.&nbsp; Pre-admission loan - Auxilo offers education loans to students who have not yet received an unconditional admission offer. This loan offers the benefit of ‘proof of funds’ to help students receive Confirmation of admission.&nbsp; Pre-Visa Disbursement - Students can opt for pre-visa disbursement to show adequate funds as a testimony as well as ‘proof of funds’ during their visa interview.&nbsp; Wider course and country coverage - There’s a wider coverage in terms of the courses and countries that Auxilo supports. For example, Auxilo provides funds for almost all the courses like undergraduate, postgraduate, professional degrees, diploma courses, technical or professional courses, vocational training, or executive programs. There is also no limit on the number of countries supported.&nbsp; Multiple co-applicants - Many students face the problem of co-applicants in the case of unsecured education loans. To tackle this issue, Auxilo allows multiple co-applicants as well as multi-city co-applicants.&nbsp; What’s the advantage of GyanDhan Gateway for the education loan?&nbsp; GyanDhan knows the value of the right loan and lender to fund abroad education. And to help you get the best services to finance your education, we discuss all the possible options available to you, taking into account your needs and requirements. Further, we have partnered with Auxilo to assist you to get the education loan without any hitch. The entire loan application process can be completed online on GyanDhan’s portal and the Auxilo loan application status can be tracked on the dashboard of your GyanDhan account.&nbsp; GyanDhan assures a swift and hassle-free education loan journey for the students at zero cost to them. Check your Auxilo education loan eligibility here and start your Auxilo education loan process right away! </p> <hr> <small>This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at <a href="https://www.gyandhan.com/blogs/auxilo-loan-disbursement">https://www.gyandhan.com/blogs/auxilo-loan-disbursement</a></small> ... Read more

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