Minglebox Education News - studyabroadspotlight http://www.minglebox.com/news Education News and Views that you can use. en-us Sat, 24 Jun 2017 20:49:55 GMT Sat, 24 Jun 2017 20:49:55 GMT http://www.minglebox.com/rss Minglebox Feed Generator contact@minglebox.com contact@minglebox.com 5 Minglebox Education News 142 18 http://www.minglebox.com/news http://www.minglebox.com/images/global/logo-of-minglebox.gif <![CDATA[Pursuing MBA in USA or UK, which is best?]]> If in the past, when Indian students were queuing up for admissions exclusively to business schools in the US, now the trend has changed. There is humongous demand for the one-year European MBA, instead of two-year MBA from the US. As there is demand for a one-year MBA course, many students feel the pressure is too intense. Nevertheless, it is ideal for those students who would want to wrap up studies quickly and get into employment, then pursuing MBA one-year course from Europe is the best bet. Curriculum There is a misperception that a one year MBA need not mean the curriculum is..

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Tue, 20 Jun 2017 14:31:20 GMT data-0001-fdbffe835cc4133a015cc5ea3a29285a
<![CDATA[Demand for MBAs Professionals in the US]]> There are many career options for you in the US job market, as there are many segments looking for qualified management graduates to steer their businesses in the right directions. According to the data released by the Bureau of Labour Statistics Best Business Jobs for 2017, the following job opportunities are in great demand: Compliance Officer Paul McDonald, Senior Executive Director for Robert Half, which staffs workers in the finance, accounting, and technology, legal, creative and administrative profession, says that ever increasing and complex regulatory environment continues..

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Tue, 20 Jun 2017 14:03:59 GMT data-0001-fdbffe835cc4133a015cc5d12d57263f
<![CDATA[Visa Requirements for Indian students to study in the US]]> As an Indian student, you should get admission up front from a college in the US, only then you will be able to apply for visa. After getting your admission secured, you also need to get permission from the US Government to live and study there. Admission Process Before applying for a visa, you need to look for various colleges and start applying. Once you get the approval from one of these colleges, you can then apply for visa. When you secure admission in a college, the authorities will send you an I-20 form, along with the date of the beginning of class. If you plan to attend a..

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Tue, 20 Jun 2017 13:43:19 GMT data-0001-fdbffe835cc4133a015cc5be44962505
<![CDATA[6 Tips on why should you study in the US?]]> America is home to the largest number of top-ranked universities. According to Times Higher Education's 2014 World Reputation Rankings, 46 American universities rank among the world’s 100 best schools. American education is more focused on practical experience. Readings and papers are essential elements in the American education system. However, in addition to the classic “must-reads” for each discipline, most syllabi are kept up-to-date. Paper topics reflect industry trends and aim to solve problems in real-world scenarios. Student visa in..

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Mon, 19 Jun 2017 10:56:36 GMT data-0001-fdbffe835cb504af015cbfff45f017be
<![CDATA[Top Engineering Colleges in US]]> The list of best Engineering Colleges in North America, These colleges and universities are the revered schools such as the MIT, Stanford, and Carnegie Mellon. The order in which the colleges are listed on the site are quite representative of their rankings. The order may vary from that listed by other ranking services. Massachusetts Institute of Technology : The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) is a private research university located in Cambridge, Massachusetts. AN intellectual powerhouse, MIT is well known for its research prowess. Graduate Programs offered at MIT a range of..

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Mon, 19 Jun 2017 10:35:49 GMT data-0001-fdbffe835cb504af015cbfec3dd4156f
<![CDATA[Education Scholarships for Women in Europe]]> In today’s world education is one of the primary and key aspects of the growth of a country. The population of India’s youth is about a billion and there are certain negativities on the education pattern and the syllabus of the Indian education to make it simple for the students to get into the established universities. It is even tougher for the female folks who look forward to procure higher education. Yet there are certain other options to make it easy and possible for women students to make their dreams come true and these options include procuring education in abroad and in..

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Mon, 19 Jun 2017 10:21:07 GMT data-0001-fdbffe835cb504af015cbfdec8041433
<![CDATA[Top 5 Engineering Colleges in UK]]> University of Cambridge The mission of the Cambridge University is to contribute and make sustainable development to the society through the pursuit of education, learning, and research at the highest international levels of excellence. Core values of the University The University follows certain core values which are as follows: Freedom of thought and expression to both fellows and faculty Freedom from discrimination against race, caste, crede, religion, nation, etc. Education Embeds encouragement to have a questioning spirit An extensive..

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Mon, 19 Jun 2017 09:46:05 GMT data-0001-fdbffe835cb504af015cbfbeb671105b
<![CDATA[Interviews to study abroad – 4000 Indian seek US visa for higher education!]]> This comes in a surprise when there is so much of fear of hate crimes in that country, we have around 4,000 Indian students who appeared for the interview at the US Embassy and the Consulates in Chennai, Hyderadad, Kolkata and Mumbai. Economic Times have interviewed a few students on the hate crimes in the US and here is what some of them have to say Arunima Sharma says that she is not worried about the hate crimes because she has already been to the US for a fellowship program. She wants to join Columbai University to do her Ms in Management Science program. Another students..

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Mon, 19 Jun 2017 08:07:54 GMT data-0001-fdbffe835cb504af015cbf64d0ef0404
<![CDATA[Tips to stay safe while studying abroad in Europe]]> One of the most dangerous is drinking too much. While we don't want to encourage drinking on your study abroad trip, we do want to recognize that it happens and drinking too much is one of the times where students are most at risk. You may have had alcohol before, but chances are you weren’t in a bar, restaurant, or any public setting. Drinking outside of a frat house basement poses different security risks if done irresponsibly. It's also just  not  what local students are doing. Over drinking is always unsafe and culturally insensitive. The first week that you are abroad and..

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Tue, 13 Jun 2017 08:47:21 GMT data-0001-fdbffe845c8e18a0015ca0a2c8e80821
<![CDATA[Master of Professional Studies in Psychology of Leadership (Online Degree)]]> Penn State World Campus, in the US, is the centralized online delivery unit of Penn State that works with academic units and colleges to deliver more than 125 undergraduate and graduate degree and certificate programmes online to learners at a distance. Its mission is to provide the Penn State educational experience to anyone, anytime — focusing on convenience, flexibility, and quality in delivering accredited degrees and certificates online. Established in 1998 today, Penn State World Campus specialises in serving adult learners, corporate partners, and the military. The Online..

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Fri, 09 Jun 2017 10:51:41 GMT data-0001-fdbffe845c8c6229015c8c7b2a69023b
<![CDATA[STEM subjects turn popular among students; Business and Global Perspective studies gain a popularity too: Cambridge International Examinations]]> Nearly 25% of growth from Cambridge IGCSE and the Cambridge International AS & A across India in the exam series that happened in March 2017. The Cambridge IGCSE subjects cover different subjects like, Additional Mathematics, Literature in English, Physics and Economics. The most popular subjects from Cambridge International AS & A are Chemistry, Business and Physics. The IGSCE Global perspectives and the Cambridge International AS & A business subjects do have a bigger growth in the entries. The new subjects have been added with the March exam, due to its high demand. ..

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Fri, 09 Jun 2017 09:32:09 GMT data-0001-fdbffe835c83d7f2015c8c325cdc41c1
<![CDATA[What is GMAT? ]]> According to the test owning company, the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC),” the GMAT assesses analytical writing and problem-solving abilities, while also addressing data sufficiency, logic, and critical reasoning skills that it believes to be vital to real-world business and management success. It can be taken up to five times a year. Each attempt must be at least 16 days apart.” Graduate Management Admission Test ( GMAT) is a computer adaptive test (CAT) which aims at assessing  certain analytical, quantitative, writing, verbal and reading skills..

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Thu, 01 Jun 2017 17:06:56 GMT data-0001-fdbffe835c63af31015c649fd9581a6c
<![CDATA[Test Of English as a Foreign Language! ]]> Test Of English as a Foreign Language is a very important first hurdle to be crossed if you want to study in any English speaking country. Foreign universities consider TOEFL score as the most reliable and acceptable for admission to their universities. The reasons why TOEFL is considered an important exam is not only that it has  a certain high standard of judging but also because above 8500 universities colleges and agencies in more than 130 countries consider this test to be the most reliable and of a  high standard . Accurate assessment and evaluation is another reason..

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Thu, 01 Jun 2017 16:52:11 GMT data-0001-fdbffe835c63af31015c649259d81978
<![CDATA[UK-based Staffordshire University invites applications for its BSc (Hons) Computer Games Design programme]]> UK-based Staffordshire University is inviting applicants for its reputed Computer Games Design BSc (Hons) programme. Accredited by TIGA (The Independent Game Developer’s Association), the games industry body, the programme enables learners to attain utmost competency to pursue a career in the games industry as 3D Artists in environment and character art or games technical designers for levels, quests and missions or narrative designer for games and even motion capture specialists. The aim is to produce a reflective and critical graduate with a global perspective. The programme allows..

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Fri, 26 May 2017 06:09:43 GMT data-0001-fdbffe845c4338a6015c435fff3d03a2
<![CDATA[14 students of Georgia won scholarship for higher studies]]> Southwest DeKalb high school has given a big surprise to applicants of scholarship. School have selected 14 students as applicants and everyone tough there would be one winner who will get scholarship but to surprise, all students were chosen for scholarship. This meeting was held on April 18 where every student got a chance to receive scholarship for two-year program and it was on basis of grades. It would be in Georgia state university and students who received scholarship can really make their future bright. Totally $20 was funded where $14.5 was for college while $5.5 was for..

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Wed, 24 May 2017 08:47:16 GMT data-0001-fdbffe845c3008f8015c39a3826873e1
<![CDATA[Want to study in UK contact IDP]]> Studying in UK is a craze among all those Indian students who want to go abroad for education purposes is because all important Courses are available there and within affordable range. A student graduates sooner here because courses offered here are shorter and more intensive and this less time taken is easy on the pocket too, you pay fees for a lesser or a shorter period of time. In the UK, there is a good precedent that the universities are monitored closely to keep a check on them and to see that they uphold the high standards of teaching and learning. They also work hard to ensure a..

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Wed, 24 May 2017 06:39:01 GMT data-0001-fdbffe845c3008f8015c392e17cb6743
<![CDATA[Necessary Documents for studying abroad!]]> Indian students going abroad to study is ever growing! Students are visiting United States, United Kingdom, New Zealand, Canada, Australia and China to pursue higher education. While applying to study abroad, the following list of documents is required based on each country specifics, as well as college applied requirements. Letter of Intent : The student needs to write a brief essay while applying to universities or colleges mentioning his career goals, which mentioned the achievements of his goals. A Letter of Intent (LOI) is used to assess the capabilities of a student. His aim,..

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Tue, 16 May 2017 06:53:35 GMT data-0001-fdbffea55bec87e8015c10088dda2b74
<![CDATA[Edinburgh Business School launches MBA programme focusing on entrepreneurship]]> Edinburgh Business School, the Graduate School of Business of Heriot-Watt University in the UK, is launching a full-time one-year MBA programme with a focus on entrepreneurship. This unique programme, which will run from September 2017, offers a host of exciting initiatives including an intensive, six-week study seminar in Dubai, company visits, guest speakers, and a final elective where students develop an investor-ready business plan. Students will also benefit from one-to-one business mentoring while developing their plan. Edinburgh Business School pioneered the distance-learning..

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Thu, 04 May 2017 09:53:36 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaa5bc2d375015bd2e110a26d80
<![CDATA[UK-based University of York’s Management School invites applications for its unique MSc Global Marketing programme]]> UK-based University of York’s innovative MSc in Global Marketing programme has been developed with a specific global orientation. It aims to create employable graduates with the academic knowledge and skills required to work with competence in the field of global marketing, business and organizational practice.   The programme is offered by the York Management School, which holds a consistent top ten position in reputation and teaching based league tables in spite of being relatively young, having been established in 2006. The programme reflects a multidisciplinary approach..

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Thu, 04 May 2017 07:00:37 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaa5bc2d375015bd242b1d66249
<![CDATA[UK-based Staffordshire University invites applications for its BSc (Hons) Cyber Security programme]]> Nowadays, all IT-enabled organizations having a computer network or using the Internet have a potential security risk. Therefore, an increasing need is being felt for professionals with specialized skills to help protect the organization’s systems and data. Staffordshire University’s BSc (Hons) Cyber Security programme, offered by the Department of Computing within the School of Computing and Digital Technologies, has been designed to equip learners with the knowledge, understanding and skills to identify risks and issues with computer systems, to understand the impact of..

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Wed, 03 May 2017 06:51:18 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaa5bc2d375015bcd13cd5711b1
<![CDATA[Bollywood and Cricket come together to promote New Zealand education & test India’s KIWI Quotient]]> Education New Zealand (ENZ) brought together the worlds of Bollywood and cricket in a fun, student-centred event called ‘The Kiwi Quotient’ at Symbiosis International University (SIU), Pune. At the New Zealand-themed event, popular Bollywood actor Soha Ali Khan and New Zealand cricketer and ENZ Brand Ambassador Stephen Fleming led SIU student teams to test their knowledge of all things New Zealand. Mr John Laxon, Regional Director, Education New Zealand and Prof. Anita Patankar, Deputy Director, Symbiosis Centre for International Education presented prizes to the jubilant..

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Fri, 21 Apr 2017 09:34:44 GMT data-0001-fdbffea55b8a378e015b8fdd1bba59fd
<![CDATA[US: The high school rates are not enough for the United States]]> What's lost in the excitement of the event is that a secondary university degree no longer translates to success; rather, we should think of it as simply a springboard to another, more important, and level of learning. Every July, learners take part in a time-honored tradition: Putting on a cap and walking across the secondary university graduating level. Enclosed by loved ones, these teenagers laze in the wonder of their achievements. To make sure that learners and parents' eyes are on the right award, K-12 management need to focus on college achievement in their long-term education..

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Fri, 21 Apr 2017 08:37:42 GMT data-0001-fdbffea55b8a378e015b8fa8e5a7562c
<![CDATA[57 UK-India education and research partnerships announced under UKIERI ]]> At an event hosted by British Council today, Rt. Hon’ble Greg Clark  - Secretary of State for Business announced 57 new UK India partnerships worth over £ 1.6 million. Ranging from social sciences, engineering, human health, climate research and data science these partnerships have been announced under UKIERIand projects will be implemented jointly by institutions in the UK and India with an aim of enhancing educational links between both the countries. These partnerships have been co-funded by the UK and Ministry of Human Resource Development through University..

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Wed, 19 Apr 2017 04:53:57 GMT data-0001-fdbffe855b65e80b015b848f54b264c9
<![CDATA[US Visa restrictions problems faced by Indian students]]> According to the latest trends of what is happening in the US political arena. The H1B restrictions and the others suggestions of increase in pay of H1B workers and the strict implementation of rules which prevent the owners of industrial units from asking their retiring workers to train the new workers brought in will all ensure that difficulties do come up in the path of Indians wanting to go to the US for studies as well as for jobs. Previously Indians used to build hopes of going to the US on student permits and then stay back, get jobs and settle in the US specially IT students . US..

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Tue, 18 Apr 2017 03:33:51 GMT data-0001-fdbffe855b65e80b015b7cae5c8c7a2a
<![CDATA[New Zealand education sees growth in high-quality Indian students]]> Education New Zealand (ENZ) is welcoming more high-quality Indian students who are pursuing higher level qualifications in New Zealand. New Zealand institutions are investing to attract Indian students to study in New Zealand, with enrolments at New Zealand universities rising by 53 per cent so far in 2017. To encourage the best students from India to come to New Zealand, ENZ is announcing several initiatives focussed on specialist subject areas, scholarships, and short-term internships, to name a few. India remains New Zealand’s second largest market, as Indian students are..

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Fri, 07 Apr 2017 05:54:42 GMT data-0001-fdbffe835b23d2aa015b46faa31c6c83
<![CDATA[Number of Indian applicants in US Universities reduced!]]> Due to the change in the visa polices and racial attacks recently, The US universities have recorded a decrease in the number of Indian students.  According to the survey, more than 250 American colleges and universities conducted by six top American higher education groups have registered a 26 per cent decline in undergraduate applications and 15 percent decline has been reported in graduate applications from India. The full version of the 'Open Doors 2016' report will be released later this week. The average drop recorded is around 40% in the application of International..

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Thu, 30 Mar 2017 11:13:57 GMT data-0001-fdbffe855b13ab97015b1eec0bd7151c
<![CDATA[MBA 2017 Admissions open at Adelphi University, USA]]> Applications are invited by Adelphi University, USA for admission to Global Master of Business Administration (MBA) program for international professionals for the academic year 2017-18. About MBA Manhattan program: Adelphi’s MBA Manhattan develops ethical, effective leaders with an international, cross-cultural perspective. Its professors are industry leaders and provide an ideal learning experience within Adelphi MBA’s Manhattan classrooms as well as outside, among the international businesses headquartered in New York City. Adelphi’s MBA Manhattan..

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Mon, 27 Mar 2017 04:48:49 GMT data-0001-fdbffe855afed40a015b0c4ac08f1743
<![CDATA[Applications invited for UG/PG Programs 2017 at Lingnan University, Hong Kong]]> Applications are invited by Lingnan University, Hong Kong for admission to undergraduate, taught postgraduate and research postgraduate programs in the areas of Arts, Business and Social Sciences for the academic year 2017-18. Scholarships at Lingnan University: Lingnan University offers various scholarships to support high calibre non-local students to pursue full-time undergraduate studies at our University.  Successful applicants will be awarded one of the following scholarships: Full Scholarship (covering tuition, hostel and partial academic and living..

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Sun, 26 Mar 2017 20:38:42 GMT data-0001-fdbffe855afed40a015b0c46f0cf1741
<![CDATA[Students can choose Countries other than US or UK for Higher Education]]> Students who cannot afford higher education in countries like US or UK need not worry. There are other universities also which students can choose from. After much speculation on US President Donald Trump’s budding strategies and Britain’s way out from the European Union, students are looking for different options. But most of the choices are from the same lot i.e. Canada, New Zealand and Australia. Utrecht University, Netherlands is ranked at 86 th position by education advisory Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings, 2017. Apart from being affordable, the..

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Thu, 16 Mar 2017 12:50:26 GMT data-0001-fdbffeb15ad0a4d0015ad72b569953f6
<![CDATA[Increase in number of Indian students in Canada]]> The number for Indian students in Canada is rising every year. According to the reports of Jennifer Daubeny, Consul General for South India, Consulate General of Canada, as of now approximately 50,000 Indian students are studying in different universities of Canada. Jennifer Daubney mentioned that from this year, the number of Indian students visiting Canada for higher studies is likely to increase radically. According to her, mostly graduates prefer Canada for Post Graduation and Certificate courses, the reason being the high quality education and low course fee. Due to the..

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Fri, 10 Mar 2017 06:22:32 GMT data-0001-fdbffea55ab67251015ab6e20e6506cd
<![CDATA[Study Abroad: Government Scholarships for Higher Education]]> The Minister of State (HRD), Dr. Mahendra Nath Pandey, Government of India shed light on the several scholarships for students pursing higher education abroad in Engineering, Medicine, Law, Agriculture  and Arts. There are various Scholarship programmes offered by the Government of India like National Overseas Scholarship for Scheduled Caste (SC) / Scheduled Tribe(ST) Students, Padho Pardesh, Dr. Ambedkar Scheme of Interest Subsidy on Educational Loan for Overseas Studies for the Students belonging to the Other Backward Classes (OBCs) and Economically Backward Classes (EBCs) and..

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Fri, 10 Mar 2017 07:00:27 GMT data-0001-fdbffeb15ab6f8bb015ab704c5200039
<![CDATA[Admissions open at Tallinn University of Technology for UG/PG Programs 2017]]> Applications are invited by Tallinn University of Technology, Estonia for admission to Bachelor of Arts (BA), Bachelor of Science (BSc), Master of Arts (MA), Master of Science (MSc), Master of Architecture (M.Arch) programs offered at the university for the session commencing in 2017. Scholarships at Tallinn University of Technology, Estonia: A tuition fee waiver is a non-monetary scholarship granted automatically to the best candidates according to the points earned in the course of admission. Scholarships are awarded for the whole study period. Performance scholarship ..

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Tue, 07 Mar 2017 05:33:05 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaa5aa276cc015aa741b4253e92
<![CDATA[MBA 2017 admissions open at Cologne Business School, Germany]]> Applications are invited by Cologne Business School, Germany for admission to Master of Business Administration (MBA) programs offered at the university for the session commencing in 2017. About Cologne Business School, Germany:             Students and lecturers from all over the world get to meet each other on the international Cologne Business School, Germany. Both a good atmosphere and cultivated, attractive surroundings provide the best framework conditions for a degree course completed with aplomb. Small but..

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Wed, 01 Mar 2017 08:56:00 GMT data-0001-fdbffe855a6f8863015a8915546d4f90
<![CDATA[Australia gets record breaking enrolments of International Students in 2016]]> Australia is quite appeased with the figures which clearly show the satisfaction of International students. The rise in number shows the popularity of Australia as a study destination. Every 9 out of 10 students had a great experience while studying in Australia. Most of the international students are satisfied with their experience in Australia. As per the stats of the Department of Education and Trade, the international student number rose by 10% last year to make it 554,179. In 2016, the enrolments in across all sectors have touched 712,884 which is 10.9% more than of last year. ..

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Thu, 23 Feb 2017 11:46:15 GMT data-0001-fdbffeb15a691c9f015a6acb0a4c1afb
<![CDATA[No Cap on Visa for Indian students to study in UK]]> There will be no restriction on visa for Indian students to study in the United Kingdom (UK). The UK shed light on the announcement on Tuesday, February 20, 2017 that now Indian students are free to access world-class education in UK’s best universities. The British High Commissioner to India Dominic Asquith illustrated that the UK has declared 600 Scholarships for Indian students aspiring to pursue higher education in the UK. Dominic Asquith clarified that the UK has no constraints on Visas for students from India or anywhere else. All are considered equal. Whosoever visits UK..

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Wed, 22 Feb 2017 12:39:55 GMT data-0001-fdbffe855a5f10c9015a65d5cf3b12bf
<![CDATA[Applications are invited for BA/BSc Programs 2017 at APIIT, Malaysia]]> Applications are invited by Asia Pacific Institute of Information Technology (APIIT), Malaysia for admission to Bachelor of Arts (BA) Hons and Bachelor of Science (BSc) programs offered at the university for the session commencing in 2017. About APIIT, Malaysia: The Asia Pacific Institute of Information Technology offers a range of programs which are designed to produce highly employable graduates, by providing our students with an internationally benchmarked academic experience closely aligned to industry requirements. APIIT’s programs are offered together with our..

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Wed, 22 Feb 2017 04:52:03 GMT data-0001-fdbffea55a5f13ed015a642977e65653
<![CDATA[Philosophy, Politics and Economics (PPE) at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Netherlands: shaping the world's future]]> The PPE program in Amsterdam, Netherlands is a unique 3-year Bachelor’s degree program offered at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam. It is the first program of its kind in continental Europe, combining a focused curriculum with exchange opportunities with international partner institutions and exciting and unique extracurricular initiatives involving representatives from the world of business, policy or politics VU Amsterdam, Netherlands is an internationally renowned research university founded in 1880. The university offers over 120 English-taught programs at Bachelor’s, Masters..

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Mon, 20 Feb 2017 12:42:30 GMT data-0001-fdbffeb15a5ad766015a5b8b750c1040
<![CDATA[University of South Florida to extend application deadline for Graduate Programs 2017]]> Considering the recent concern about H1B1 visa regulations among international aspirants, the  University of South Florida (USF), Tampa   has extended its closing date for applications of Masters and PhD programs 2017 from Wednesday, February 15, 2017 to Wednesday, June 1, 2017 . The university strength is around 50,000 out of which 1,000 students are Indian. The university claims that the recent arguments on Optional Practical Training (OPT) and H1B Visa regulations are rumors. However, keeping in mind the state of perplexity among the students and..

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Mon, 20 Feb 2017 11:05:07 GMT data-0001-fdbffea55a5aca2c015a5b324bad0873
<![CDATA[Drop in New Zealand Visa grant to Indian students ]]> According to 2016 reports of Immigration New Zealand (INZ), the country has refuse visa applications of Indian students. Out of the total number of foreign students applying for a visa to study higher studies in New Zealand, the rejection of Visas faced by Indian students have witnessed a fall of 20 %. As per the data, the number of Visa applications received in 2015 was around 61,500 which have gone down approximately to 50,200 in 2016 which marks a decrease of almost 11,000 applications. Only 37,600 Visas were permitted in 2016 observing a slump down of 5,700 from 2015. India managed..

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Mon, 20 Feb 2017 08:09:10 GMT data-0001-fdbffe855a4bf89f015a5a91367a6af3
<![CDATA[H1B Visa Regulations: Bane for Students]]> The stringent changes proposed by United States President Donald Trump in the H1B Visa rules have made the students to think about their career goals. The H1B Visa curbs have led to withdrawal of hopes for the students who were looking forward to work in the United States after their higher studies. Till now there has been no abandonment of job offers by the companies that have already hired students from colleges like Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) , National Institutes of Technology (NITs) and Delhi Technological University (DTU) . The students who are yet not placed..

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Mon, 13 Feb 2017 12:24:26 GMT data-0001-fdbffe855a22b943015a376e684f42ce
<![CDATA[Applications are invited for MBA Programs 2017 at Rotman School of Management, Canada]]> Applications are invited by Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto   for admission to MBA programs offered at the university for the session commencing in 2017. Scholarships offered at Rotman School of Management: The university offers over $4 million in financial aid, which ia available through a broad range of awards and programs, as well as the opportunity for a paid work placement while studying. Joseph L. Rotman Scholarship Entrance Awards Awards for In-Program Students Rotman Scholar Awards Ontario Graduate Scholarships CIBC..

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Fri, 10 Feb 2017 07:23:43 GMT data-0001-fdbffea55a24286c015a26e803983c67
<![CDATA[Ireland extends stay-back option for Post Graduate students]]> The permission to double the ‘stay back option’ for masters and PhD students has been granted by the Minister for Education and Skills of Ireland. The move will definitely make Ireland as more attractive study destination for international students and support the country positioning in the education market. The new policy extends the Third Level Graduate Scheme for non-EU/ EEA residents studying in the country to reside in Ireland for two years to search for employment and opt for work permit/ green card. Indian students now have more chances of moving towards Ireland for..

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Wed, 08 Feb 2017 10:29:03 GMT data-0001-fdbffe855a02b21e015a1d44f7bd6c43
<![CDATA[Admissions open at University of Illinois, Chicago for M.Des Program 2017]]> Applications are invited by College of Architecture, Design and the Arts at University of Illinois, Chicago for admission to Master of Design (M.Des) at the university for the session commencing in 2017. About the university: The School of Design at UIC is an established leader in design education. Students benefit from engagement with faculty recognized for excellence in their fields, and from the dynamic urban setting that is Chicago, with its thriving design community, exceptional cultural institutions, and penchant for invention. Students also enjoy ready access to the..

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Wed, 01 Feb 2017 07:14:54 GMT data-0001-fdbffe8559eeb3010159f886b4cc6505
<![CDATA[Indian Students enrolment in US and UK varsities decreased]]> When it comes to study abroad, UK and US used to be the favorite destinations for Indians. But now things seems to be slowed down as the graph of Indians moving out of the country for higher education has decreased. According to sources, the number of Indian students attending UK and US varsities as fallen down over the last year in the wake of concerns about immigration. From last one year, there has been a decline in the number of students that used to move out. Students are thinking about whether they should go for it or not? According to the recent report by the Higher Education..

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Tue, 31 Jan 2017 13:30:31 GMT data-0001-fdbffe8459eeac650159f4b839ae57aa
<![CDATA[5 Reasons to Register for the TOEFL® MOOC]]> It’s your all-access pass to the TOEFL iBT® test. This six-week course will get you up to speed on the sections of the test, the skills we test, how the test is scored, and how scores are used by higher education institutions, colleges and universities. It was designed by the experts who created the test. The team that developed the TOEFL iBT test is the same team that built this course. You can trust that every aspect of the MOOC is designed to benefit you, and that this is the most in-depth, insider’s look that you will find. It enables you to connect with..

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Tue, 31 Jan 2017 06:48:22 GMT data-0001-fdbffea559eeb4650159f3480c655195
<![CDATA[UG 2017 admissions open at Missouri State University USA]]> Applications are invited by Missouri State University, USA for admission to undergraduate programs offered under the College of Arts and Letters, College of Business, College of Education, College of Health and Human Services, College of Humanities and Public Affairs, College of Natural and Applied Sciences and Darr College of Agriculture at the university for the session commencing in 2017. About the university: Missouri State University is a public, comprehensive university system with a mission in public affairs. Exactly 26,000 students in the Missouri State system, making us..

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Tue, 31 Jan 2017 05:11:14 GMT data-0001-fdbffe8459eeac650159f2ef1e702d76
<![CDATA[How to Start Your Study Abroad Journey?]]> Whether you’re looking to have a study session on the sandy beaches of California, explore the Australian outback, or enjoy the nightlife with your new friends in London, it’s clear why an increasing number of students are choosing to study abroad. International study gives you the opportunity to explore uncharted territory, to bond with students from around the world, and grow as an individual — all while working toward a valuable degree. Between 2005 and 2012, the number of students studying abroad increased by 50 percent. That means as many as 4.5 million students were..

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Thu, 19 Jan 2017 11:09:50 GMT data-0001-fdbffe8559b0a7ad0159b66b1f2d6de7
<![CDATA[Applications invited for PG Programs 2017 at Florida Institute of Technology]]> Applications are invited by Florida Institute of Technology, USA for admission to postgraduate taught and research programs offered in the area of Engineering, Science, Business, Computing and Aeronautics at the university for the session commencing in 2017. About the university: Florida Institute of Technology’s mission is to provide high-quality education to a culturally diverse student body in order to prepare students for entering the global workforce, seeking higher-education opportunities, and serving within their communities. Florida Institute of Technology is..

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Tue, 17 Jan 2017 09:16:47 GMT data-0001-fdbffe8459a5fdf10159abb6e6436e1e
<![CDATA[Applications invited for PG Programs 2017 at University of Nottingham, UK]]> Applications are invited by University of Nottingham, UK for admission to postgraduate taught and research programs offered in the area of Arts, Engineering, Medicine and Health Sciences, Science, Social Sciences at the university for the session commencing in September 2017. Scholarships offered at University of Nottingham: The University of Nottingham has an extensive scholarship portfolio, which aims to reward excellence and promote diversity among our student body. Below are a number of our scholarships for students from India. GREAT – The University of..

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Thu, 12 Jan 2017 04:25:22 GMT data-0001-fdbffea5598d6225015990ec4e5a2425
<![CDATA[Admissions open at University of South Alabama, USA for UG/PG Programs 2017]]> Applications are invited by University of South Alabama, USA for admission to undergraduate and graduate programs offered under College of Allied Health Professions, College of Arts and Sciences, Mitchell College of Business, College of Education, College of Engineering, College of Medicine, College of Nursing, School of Computing and School of Continuing Education and Special Programs at the university for the session commencing in August 2017. Scholarships offered at University of South Alabama: The University of South Alabama provides equal educational opportunities to and is..

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Wed, 11 Jan 2017 07:19:23 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaa59881e8d01598c6540ca42ab