Minglebox Education News - studyabroadspotlight http://www.minglebox.com/news Education News and Views that you can use. en-us Sat, 29 Apr 2017 07:13:46 GMT Sat, 29 Apr 2017 07:13:46 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[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
<![CDATA[Studying in the Netherlands]]> Studying abroad is an experience unlike any other. It gives you an opportunity to travel the world and learn about new cultures. Many people wonder “Should I study abroad?” and “What is the best place to go to?”. If you are an international student, and these questions are on your mind, don’t worry. All of these questions can be answered! Before trying to figure out where you want to study abroad and how to apply to the university of your choice, you should first determine if studying abroad is the right choice for you. For a student, studying abroad may..

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Thu, 22 Dec 2016 06:25:06 GMT data-0001-fdbffea55906827701592534601b3391
<![CDATA[Top Reasons to Study in Canada]]> Canada is slowly becoming one of the popular study destinations for Indian students who are looking for study abroad alternatives to USA and UK. The excellent higher education institutions along with the benefit of studying in one of the best locations in a new culture provide a great value to many students. Here we list some of the top reasons one should study in Canada. International students can have affordable Education : It is not without any reason but rightly said that the quality of education and living standards in Canada are amongst the highest in the world. But at the same..

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Tue, 02 Sep 2014 06:26:13 GMT data-0001-fdbffe85482a502e0148350ace5458de
<![CDATA[Australia keen to widen skill engagement with India]]> Australia has conveyed keen interest in enlarging its skill engagement program with India. They are very eager to work closely with industry and training sectors in the country to explore innovative and creative ways to realize the potential for increased partnership in the area. Australia’s Technical and Further Education (TAFE) institutes has successfully conducted training program focusing vocational training leaders of India to create betterment towards their skill development. Australia–India Vocational Education Leadership Training 2016 came into existence by the..

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Tue, 13 Dec 2016 08:45:17 GMT data-0001-fdbffeb158f189130158f75b7b8b56bb
<![CDATA[Studying in New Zealand]]> Students who have studied in New Zealand are earning a reputation for innovative thinking. New Zealand boasts of a progressive education system with state-of-the-art facilities. Qualifications obtained here are internationally recognised. There is a wide range of places offering study opportunities, including state-administered primary and secondary schools, universities, polytechnics, colleges of education and private training establishments. The best thing about studying in NZ is that the expenses involved are comparatively less than the other major destinations viz. the USA, UK and Canada...

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Fri, 24 Jul 2009 11:39:33 GMT data-0001-fdbffe7322ac4df80122ac8f111d1470
<![CDATA[UG/PG 2017 admissions open at Florida State University, USA]]> Applications are invited by Florida State University, USA   for admission to its various bachelors and master’s programs offered in various specializations for the session 2017. About the University: Florida State University (FSU) established in 1851, is a pubic, coeducational college. It is one of the largest and oldest institutions of higher learning in State University System of Florida. Florida State University is recognized by the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education as engaged in very high research activity, the highest status accorded to a..

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Thu, 08 Dec 2016 18:11:37 GMT data-0001-fdbffea558dd072a0158dfa22eed355b
<![CDATA[Top Universities in Russia]]> The Russian University system is one of the strongest and credible systems among the university systems of other countries. Russia is the house of more than 650 state universities. Of two types; classical and technical, these universities offer a wide range of courses be it in medical, engineering, humanities or economics. The Russian universities carry the legacy of more than 100 years and offer degrees that are reputable across the globe.  About 80% of the professors who teach in the universities of Russia hold a PhD degree, adding to the quality of the education.  At the Russian..

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Wed, 31 Oct 2012 11:02:36 GMT data-0001-fdbffe853ab5e38d013ab67cb6580927
<![CDATA[Study in USA]]> USA is the top destination for education and every year the number of international students joining universities and colleges in the US is increasing exponentially.  Students from different countries are choosing the US to pursue higher education and broaden their horizons. The United States is home to most top colleges and universities in the world. Offering excellent programs in almost every field, these universities utilize cutting-edge technology and provide students with superior equipment and resources. In order to build students’ long-term career prospects, they alter..

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Tue, 08 Feb 2011 12:46:38 GMT data-0001-fdbffe852e0080fd012e054f2e8767e1
<![CDATA[Top 10 Countries to Study in Europe]]> Let us say you are planning to study in Europe. You have gathered some basic information and now you are all set to explore the continent for the best country with an excellent university that offers you the course you aspire to pursue. It turns out that you need some help. Reality strikes you. You have 44 countries to choose from. Each country has outdone the other in the educational front with thousands of higher educational institutions. You are spoilt for choices and have no clue where to start. That’s where we come in.  Explore the top ten countries in Europe to study in with..

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Fri, 07 Sep 2012 12:48:52 GMT data-0001-fdbffe85399c0fa70139a0c697b22ded
<![CDATA[Top reasons to study in UAE]]> Why should you consider studying in United Arab Emirates (UAE)? There are a number of reasons for you to consider studying in UAE.  The seven emirates; Abu Dhabi, Ajman, Dubai, Fujairah, Ras al-Khaimah, Sharjah, Umm al-Quwain which form the UAE is now on the radar of international students who are looking to get world class education. Opportunity to study in international universities: One of the biggest attractions for international students looking at studying in UAE is the presence of international universities. Universities like New York University, American University of..

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Thu, 26 Jun 2014 11:14:05 GMT data-0001-fdbffe8446d78d350146d7e1ebc11a77
<![CDATA[Personas in Higher Education]]> In recent years, the use of personas has become a common practice embraced by leading companies in the corporate sector.  Like the corporate sector, Higher Education can benefit from the use of personas to facilitate customer acquisition – in this case, student acquisition – as part of recruitment, marketing, and enrollment initiatives. Colleges and universities also have opportunities to use personas in contexts beyond traditional new-customer/student marketing. Persona-based messaging can be used to maximize enrolled student success and to facilitate engagement with..

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Mon, 28 Nov 2016 10:22:23 GMT data-0001-fdbffeb158a921d20158aa74fdaa160d
<![CDATA[Sample Statement of Purpose for MBA ]]> One of the major steps of gaining admission to an international MBA program is write a Statement of Purpose (SoP) letter. Though there are global B-Schools which do not require the Statement of Purpose, you need to make sure your institute of choice requires the SoP or not. Several schools ask specific questions or topics that you must answer in your essay. Some of the examples are what are your career goals? Or, share your personal achievements. However, writing your Statement of Purpose for MBA can become a challenging experience. There are several areas throughout your essay that you..

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Mon, 02 Jun 2014 06:12:41 GMT data-0001-fdbffe83465722a601465b3558be6b7c
<![CDATA[How to Shortlist Colleges]]> An important, and often the most overwhelming decision that students need to make when considering study abroad, is which universities or colleges to apply to. With thousands of options spread across so many countries, it is difficult to get one’s head around this big life-changing decision. Writing applications requires a lot of time, hard work and effort. Moreover, it costs money to send applications.So students need to shortlist colleges based on careful planning and thought. Often, students select colleges based only on rankings. But this can often lead to problems, especially if..

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Tue, 24 Feb 2015 09:33:11 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaf4bb9d4d4014bbaeedf2f1c1a
<![CDATA[Ireland: an emerging higher studies destination for Indian students]]> Ireland is fast becoming one of the most sought-after overseas higher education destinations for Indian students, with special reference to specific courses such as Business Management. According to reports, at present 2,000 Indian students are pursuing studies at different higher education institutes across Ireland, with the numbers expected to reach 3,500 this year. Various reasons have contributed to Ireland becoming a favorite among Indian students. It is an English-speaking nation and the standard of education is quite high. The institutes offer programs across a wide gamut of..

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Tue, 23 Jun 2015 10:35:34 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaa4e199c23014e1ffcc07c57b0
<![CDATA[MBA 2017 admissions open at University of Manchester, UK]]> Applications are invited by University of Manchester, UK for admission to Master of Business administration (MBA) offered in various specializations under school Alliance Manchester Business School for the commencing session 2017. About Alliance Manchester Business School: Alliance Manchester Business School founded in 1965, is one of the UK’s first business schools. Alliance Manchester Business School is a full-service business school, providing industry-focused education to undergraduates, postgraduates and executives across the globe. In 2016, Financial Times survey..

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Tue, 29 Nov 2016 10:12:27 GMT data-0001-fdbffeb15801c043015804d73abc1133
<![CDATA[Admissions Open at University of Virginia, USA for UG Programs 2017]]> Applications are invited by University of Virginia, USA for admission to undergraduate programs offered in various specializations for the academic session 2017. Eligibility Criteria for University of Virginia: Candidate should: Have a High School Diploma or Equivalent. Have taken GMAT or GRE within five years of the deadline by which you are applying and should possess a valid score. take the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or the International English Language Testing System (IELTS), if their first language is not English. How to Apply for..

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Thu, 29 Sep 2016 05:25:22 GMT data-0001-fdbffe845771aad9015774677fa00901
<![CDATA[Admissions Open at New York University for MBA Program 2017]]> Applications are invited by New York University, Stern for admission to 2 year Master of Business Administration (MBA) program offered in various specializations under Stern School of Business for the academic session 2017. Eligibility Criteria for NYU, Stern: Candidate must have completed their education in 10+2+3 format or equivalent. Candidates must have taken GMAT or GRE within five years of the deadline by which you are applying and should possess a valid score. Candidates without IELTS or TOEFL scores can also apply. Candidates with any cumulative grade..

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Wed, 21 Sep 2016 13:14:15 GMT data-0001-fdbffe845748df6901574ce1e4eb1903
<![CDATA[US B-schools increase scholarships to attract Indian students]]> Indians enrolling for abroad program has become a common thing now-a-days. US universities are leaving no stones unturned to attract the students from overseas. As this is the peak time for admissions, US universities are also coming up with a lot of scholarships and fellowships schemes these days to attract Indian students. B-Schools in the USA are trying to attract the best students and they are finding most of them in India. Candidates themselves are leveraging their networks and putting together application packages that stand out. The growing craze among Indian students is resulting..

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Wed, 21 Sep 2016 10:55:12 GMT data-0001-fdbffe845748df6901574c6299521463
<![CDATA[Admissions open at Emory University, USA for MBA Program 2017]]> Applications are invited by Emory University, US   for admission to 2 year Master of Business Administration (MBA) program offered under Goizueta Business School for the academic session 2017. Eligibility Criteria for Emory University, US: Candidate must be an international student. Candidates must have completed their bachelors or equivalent. Candidates should have any of these scores: TOEFL (ibt): 100. Pearson Test of English: 68. IELTS Score: 7.0. Candidate must submit a valid GMAT/GRE score. How to Apply for..

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Tue, 20 Sep 2016 09:48:44 GMT data-0001-fdbffe835745d695015746ff61bd0e03
<![CDATA[Standardized Admission Tests to Study Abroad at a Glance]]> If you are applying for undergraduate or graduate programs in study abroad, you may required to attend one English Language Test and one standardized Test. There are various standardized tests which a student can take as per the requirements of the course or line of study.  However, depending on the college/course you choose, you may not need to attend any standardized test; but you would still be required to provide one language test score at the time of admission. Here’s a quick guide to help you to decide which admission test is more relevant to you, the kind of test pattern..

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Mon, 12 Sep 2016 11:06:19 GMT data-0001-fdbffe83571cf52a01571e1388a40b77
<![CDATA[UG 2017 Admissions open at San Jose State University, California]]> Applications are invited by San Jose State University (SJSU), California for admission to under graduate programs offered in various departments for the academic session 2017. Eligibility Criteria for San Jose State University, California: Candidates must have completed 60 semester/ 90 quarter transferable units at a U.S. college or university. Candidates should get either of the following A TOEFL Score of 61 (ibt) and 500(Pbt). An IELTS score of 6.0 (ibt). Candidate should earn a minimum of a 3.0 grade point average (GPA) or an average..

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Sat, 10 Sep 2016 11:29:11 GMT data-0001-fdbffe85570a037a015713dbc00b5288