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List of Blacklisted Universities in USA – How to Identify such schools ?

In Application Info by KumarUpdated : 58 Comments

With the recent deportation of many Indian students from US, there is so much of anxiety among students, parents and many aspirants planning to pursue higher education in US. I see many common questions like below asked by many students to validate their schools and higher education journey… What are the list of Blacklisted Universities in USA ? Is Silicon …

How to select Universities, Graduate Schools for MS in USA ?

In Application Info by SwethaUpdated : 7 Comments

The biggest question many aspiring graduate students to the USA face at a point, either before taking GRE/TOEL or after, is which school to apply to and how to decide upon a few while there are too many options available. I have been through the same journey and below are the key lessons learnt from the entire process, including the …

What NOT to say in your MBA application – Applying to US and Global Schools

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This is a guest post from Yael Redelman-Sidi, founder and owner of, an admissions consulting company advising students on MBA application strategies, MBA essays, interview prep, school selection and more.  If you need any help with your MBA application essays, you may reach out to [email protected] Your MBA Decision and Dream   You’ve made up your mind: you want …

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Complete STEM Degree Programs list for 24 Month OPT Extension by DHS

In Application Info by KumarUpdated : 55 Comments

To attract and retain International students talent in America, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) on May 11th, 2012  announced expanded list of STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math )  designated degrees that qualify for 24 month OPT (Optional Practical Training) Extension. Background : The STEM Designated Degree Program list is a complete list of fields of study that DHS …

5 Myths of New GRE Pattern 2011 – Negative Marking, Converter ?

In Application Info by KumarUpdated : 4 Comments

ETS will administer the New GRE Pattern starting tomorrow. There have been many misconceptions and questions among students regarding the New GRE Revised General Test like : Will there be negative marking for wrong answers in New GRE ? Is there a formula to convert Old GRE scores to New GRE ? Does Old GRE scores become invalid after new …