Capital: Washington DC
Languages: English
Currency: American Dollar (USD)
Time Zone: Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) -5 hrs to -10hrs
Climate: Continental climate with temperatures ranging from 25 degrees in the summer to -15 in the winter
Calling Code: +1

American education has formed a niche for itself that has sustained years of trying and testing. Some of the salient features of USA as the study destination are:

• The success of U.S. higher education relies on the use of cutting-edge technology and top learning facilities, excellent teaching, coupled with personalized study programs and individual attention. Provides the widest range of courses with maximum flexibility

• Highest international acceptability and reputation

• As an investment in your future, a U.S. degree offers excellent value for the money. A wide range of tuition fees and living costs, plus some financial help from universities, make study in the United States affordable for thousands of students • Students have the freedom to choose from various courses within their university and have a choice of migrating from one institute to the other. Beyond the classroom walls, countless extra-curricular activities give students a chance to develop leadership skills and community spirit. U.S. universities promote outside-class learning through varied social, cultural, and sports activities

• Jobs and stay back options

• Top Ranking Institutions – almost half of the top 100 Universities in the world are in USA

• Opportunity of practical training during or after study

• Financial Assistance - available for meritorious students

• International students are allowed to work 20 hours per week during their course and 40 hours per week during their vacations

• They can make up to 9 to 15 $ per hour

• An F-1 student is generally entitled up to one year of post-completion practical training. Authorization for this type of practical training may be granted for a maximum of 12 months and starts once you have graduated or completed your course of study

When it comes to university-level education, North America (including USA & Canada) inspires the academic respect and imagination of the world. Names such as Harvard, Stanford, Princeton, MIT, Toronto and McGill have become global education brands.

In the two most influential global university ranking indices (The Times Higher Education Guide and US News), North American universities have a near monopoly on the top 100 places. In addition to the more well-known institutions, the USA & Canada have a plethora of other high quality public and private colleges and universities. You will find that a US / Canadian higher education adds considerable value to your professional development. It can enhance your career and prepare you for leadership in India or abroad. It will broaden your horizons and expose you to a variety of perspectives, the latest technology, and state-of-the-art research and training. A degree from a US or Canadian institution is a stamp of excellence that is of lifetime value.In other areas the cantons, and even the communes, have traditionally enjoyed a large degree of autonomy.

Each canton has its own head of education, all of whom together make up the Swiss Conference of Cantonal Ministers of Education (EDK in German). The EDK plays an important role in discussing and coordinating education policy, and in stressing certain key values.

There are a number of components in an application for higher studies in USA / Canada – applications forms, test scores, essays, university transcripts and recommendations. You need to know how to create a compelling application and represent yourself well on paper in order to win an interview and acceptance.

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There are mainly two intakes- Fall (August) and Spring (January)

Fall is the major intake as all the university options are open for admission unlike Spring when certain choices are not available.

Application Deadline- The deadline for submitting the application varies from university to university and course to course. However, it is generally from October to March for Fall intake and for spring intake the deadline is 15 October.

Universities & Colleges
• Stanford University GSB
• Harvard Business School
• University of Pennsylvania
• Columbia International University
• Massachusetts Institute of Technology
• University of Chicago
• University of California - Berkeley
• Duke University
• Northwestern University
• New York University
• Dartmouth College
• Yale University
• Cornell University
• University of Michigan
• University of California: Los Angeles
• Carnegie Mellon University
• University of Virginia
• Emory University
• Georgetown University
• Rice University
• Indiana University-Purdue University IndianaPolis
• Pennsylvania State University
• University of Rochester
• Texas International University
• University of Texas at Austin
• University of North Carolina

• University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
• University of Maryland :University College
• Purdue University
• Washington University
• Vanderbilt University
• University of Southern California
• Ohio State University
• Boston College
• University of Minnesota
• Georgia Institute of Technology
• University of Wisconsin
• Michigan State University
• Boston University
• George Washington University
• Wake Forest University
• University of California - Irvine
• University of Pittsburgh
• University of Notre Dame
• Northeastern University
• University of Iowa
• University of South Carolina
• Brigham Young University
• Babson College
• Southern Methodist University
• Columbia University
• Appalachian State University
• Rizona State University
• Princeton University

Undergraduate Tuition Fee (Approx. in INR per year)

Science Course
Arts Course
Business Course
Annual Tuition Fee
12-14 lacs
9-11 lacs
12-15 lacs

Undergraduate Admission Requirements
• Class-XII :+75%
• TOEFL/IELTS : +79/+6.0
• SAT:+1800

Postgraduate Tuition Fee (Approx. in INR per year)

MBA Course
Science Course
Arts Course
Business Course
Annual Tuition Fee
15-30 lacs
12-14 lacs
9-11 lacs
12-15 lacs

Postgraduate Admission Requirements
• 4yrs Bachelor degree:+70%
• TOEFL/IELTS +90/6.5
• Work.Exp.- 2-4yrs
• MBA: GMAT +600

Cost of Living (Approx. in INR per year)
• Living expenses per year - $10,000-$16,000