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

This is a guest post from Yael Redelman-Sidi, founder and owner of Admit1mba.com, 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 …

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Campus Placements in US Universities – Jobs, Internships Recruitment

Many of the international students are used to the concept of Campus placements or on-campus recruitment for getting Jobs, especially in counties like India.  It does not exactly work the same way in America. This article will focus on some facts about campus placements in USA universities. Are there Campus Placements in American Universities? Do …

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Thesis vs. Non-Thesis option in Masters – MS or MBA in USA ?

Once you are in USA for Graduate school, either MS or MBA, in the first few weeks, you will be asked to complete your academic plan for MS or MBA by working with your Faculty Advisor or Academic advisor. Depending on the school and their program, you will have two options Thesis and Non-Thesis. You …

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Jobs in India after MS or MBA in USA – Job Opportunities ? Experience ?

When you plan to pursue higher education like MS or MBA in USA, you would need to first think of Why you would like to do MS in USA then decide your goals for doing MS in USA . Along the same lines, if you plan to return back to your home country, which is …

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Can you Apply to different Specialization or Major for MS in USA? Change Majors ?

When I was planning to pursue MS in USA, I used to talk to many people. The most common advice that I used to get was “your Bachelor’s degree ( B.Tech/ BE) is in Computer Sciences, so just apply for MS in Computer Sciences.” I was naïve at that time and never gave it second …

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What are Mentoring Programs in US Universities for Students ? Help Internationals ?

Moving to a different country for higher education and getting accustomed to the new education system in America can be a challenge for many students. Most of the Universities offer various mentoring programs  to help new students.  I have been part of many of these programs in all the universities that I studied and got a lot out of mentorship.  Let me share some thoughts on …

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Students Rights – Policies in American Schools – No Discrimination, Sexual Harassment

One of our readers recently expressed concerns about harassment in our Q A Forum, let me explain you some of the rights and policies in US schools and how they protects students. What are Students Rights in Schools ?  What are these Student Policies ?    To prevent abuse of power by university staff/ officials/professors, federal laws in America have …

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How to prepare yourself for PhD in USA ? Eligibility, Credit Transfer

B Tech to PhD in USA

One of our ardent contributors Swapnoneel, has volunteered to help the prospective PhD Students by writing a series of articles sharing his experiences. Thanks to him for such a kind act. If you have any questions for Swapnoneel, please leave a comment. Background Info This is my first article on this topic. Here I aim …

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Why NOT to drop classes in US Schools without consulting DSO or Student Advisor ?

Typically, in US schools, as a student you have the choice to register for more classes/ credits than you are required to take as a full time student. Many students register for more classes in order to understand the coursework load or sometime professor’s course plan and then make a choice before the class drop …

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Why NOT to study Masters Degree in small towns in America ? Disadvantages

As an international student, with a dream to study in US, getting admission to study MS/MBA in any university in America would be very exciting… But, if you make wrong choices in picking schools, you may have a tough time after graduation. Let me explain you the importance of studying Masters in a bigger city …

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