Wednesday, 25 April 2018

Study Abroad - Ireland







List of universites

  • CITAS College
  • Dublin Business School
  • Dublin City University
  • Dublin Institute of Technology
  • Dundalk Institute of Technology
  • HSI
  • IBAT College
  • Institute of Technology, Blanchardstown, Ireland
  • Royal Irish International Business School
  • University College Dublin
  • University of Limerick
  • Waterford Institute of Technology

Saturday, 7 April 2018

Study Abroad - Canada


Canada's capital is Ottawa, but the largest city in Canada is Toronto (ON, Canada), following by Montréal & Quebec City (QC, Canada) and then Vancouver (BC, Canada). Other major cities in Canada are: Victoria (BC, Canada), Abbotsford, BC, Edmonton (AB, Canada), Calgary (AB, Canada) and Winnipeg (MB, Canada), Charlottetown, PEI, Halifax, NS. The Largest province in Canada is Quebec. However the largest population is in Ontario with capital city of Toronto whose population is almost half of the population in Ontario.

Canadian Education System

Education in Canada is under the complete jurisdiction of the provinces and territories (States) and as such, there is no Federal (Central) education system in Canada. In keeping with the national commitment to education, public education in Canada is free up to secondary school (12th Std), in all the provinces. At the post-secondary level, institutions are divided into community colleges and universities. A significant number of university graduates attend college upon completion of their degree in order to acquire vocational skills for employment.

Certification Course

  • Certificate : Canadian Certificate is a qualification awarded upon completion of a one year programme.
  • Diploma: Canadian Diploma is a qualification awarded on the basis of one or two year's programme.
  • Advanced Diploma: Canadian Advanced Diploma Is a 3 years program some of which may lead to a Bachelors Degree. It generally precedes the final year of Bachelors level studies.
  • Bachelors Degrees: Canadian Bachelors Degree is awarded by Universities, University Colleges, Community Colleges after four years of full-time study. This leads to graduate (postgraduate) level studies.
  • Post Graduate Diplomas / Certificates: Canadian Post Graduate Certificate or Post Graduate Diploma is level of study undertaken after a 3 years or 4 years Bachelors Degree. It leads to a Masters Degree. These programs have work terms which provide full-time opportunities to gain practical experience along with theoretical studies. A typical co-op term lasts 12 to 17 weeks.
  • Masters Degree: Students who have successfully finished their Bachelors level education can opt to study a Canadian Masters Degree. It is of 2 years duration and can be pursued after a 4 years Bachelors or a 3 years Bachelors and a 1 year Post Graduate Diploma from Canada. Masters degree generally will take a time period of 2 years to finish and will also involve a blend of course work and thesis (also known as dissertation).
  • MBA: MBA in Canada can be studied after finishing a Bachelors degree. It generally requires a 4 years Bachelors. Most Canadian MBAs will require at least 3 years of work experience with a good GMAT score.
  • Doctorate or PhD: Is a degree ranking above the Masters Degree and generally requires four to seven years to complete.
  • Post-doctoral:These programmes are much more specialized, research oriented programmes.

Co-operative Work Term in Canada

Co-op provides an excellent opportunity to students to gain practical experience related to the field of specialization. Students can gain on-the-job experience while continuing to study . Co-op provides full time opportunities that last for 12 to 17 weeks. Co-Operative work programmes, combine courses in many subjects with relevant work, giving students a valuable start with their careers. This assists International students in connecting with the Canadian job market and developing a network with the Canadian companies.

Types of Education Institutions in Canada

The degrees & diplomas from Canadian Institutions are among the most widely recognized in the world. The education system in Canada encompasses of both public funded & private institutions. Students have a diverse choice of Universities & Community Colleges offering a wide array of programmes. While pursuing their studies, the students, are allowed to work for the first 6 months on-campus and thereafter off-campus. Student can earn more from vocational & Technology courses than normal degrees.

Post secondary education is offered by four types of educational institutions:

Technical / Career Colleges :These are privately owned and operated with the main objective of preparing students for the job market after a short period of instruction. The emphasis at career colleges is on practical skills over a broad range of programmes. Students seeking short-term training programs in multimedia, film studies, computer/internet studies, graphic design and hospitality to name a few, may want to consider applying to a career college.
Community Colleges & Technical Institutes: They typically have more career oriented, practical/ technical related curricula, with small classes, off-campus course offerings, a greater ratio of laboratory space to class room space, and an interactive teaching style.
University Colleges: As a component of the Canadian University system, University Colleges offer students a choice of either academic oriented university degree programmes or the more practical-oriented college diplomas and certificates. Students intending to acquire a degree at a university can complete their first two years of study at a community college or university college and earn credits.
Universities: Canadian Universities are largely public funded and as a result, offer consistently high quality education at lower tuition rates for International students than their counterparts in competing countries. They offer a broad range of courses and degrees from Undergraduate to Doctorate and also certificate and professional degrees.

English Requirement

Diploma and Bachelor degrees: IELTS 6.0/ 6.5 band with no band less than 5.5/ 6.0 Graduate Diploma and Post Graduate Diploma: 6.0/ 6.5 band Masters degrees: 6.5 band with no band less than 6.0

Fee Structure

Tuition Fee: Average C$ 10,000 – C$ 12,000 per year
Living expenses:Average C$ 10,000 – C$ 12,000 per year

List of Universities

  • Algonquin College, Toronto, Ontario
  • British Columbia institute of Technology, Burnaby, British Columbia
  • Columbia College, Vancouver, BC
  • Capilano University, North Vancouver, BC
  • College of New Caledonia, Prince George, BC
  • College of the Rockies, Cranbrook, BC
  • Douglas College, New Westminster, BC
  • Fanshawe College, London, Ontario
  • Grant Macewan University, Edmonton, Alberta
  • Kwantlen Ploytechnic University, Surrey, BC
  • Langara College, Vancouver, BC
  • Malaspina High School
  • Medicine Hat College, Medicine Hat, Alberta
  • Mohwak College, Hamilton, Ontario
  • Mount Royal University, Calgary, Alberta
  • Newyork Institute of technology, Vancouver, BC
  • North Island College, Vancouver Island, BC
  • Northern Alberta Institute of Technology, Edmoton, Alberta
  • Northern Lights College, Fort St. John, BC
  • Okangan College, Kelowna, BC
  • Red River College, Manitoba
  • Selkirk College, Castlegar, BC
  • Seneca College of applied Arts & Technology, Toronto, Ontario
  • Sheridan Institute of Technology & Advanced Learning, Toronto, Ontario
  • Southern Alberta Institute of Technology, Calgary, Alberta
  • St. Lawrence College, Kingston, Ontario
  • Thompson River University, Kamloops, BC
  • Trinity Western University, Langley, BC
  • Vancouver Community College, Vancouver, BC
  • New Brunswick Community College
  • University Canada West
  • University of Fraser Valley, Abbotsford, BC
  • University of Prince Edward Island, Charlottetown, Prince Edward
  • University of Sasketchawan, Saskatoon, SK
  • Vancouver Island University, Nanaimo, BC

Thursday, 5 April 2018

Study Abroad - USA


The United States of America is a country in North America. There are 50 states in the United States of America.
The US is one of the most preferred education destination among International students. In total there are 4276 Institutions in US out of which 1700 Universities & Institutions offer Master Degree & Ph D, 1700 Universities offer Bachelors.

Classy & Quality Education system

The United States has more institutions of higher learning than any other country in the world. The academic bodies provide absolute quality education. Quality of research is excellent and the facilities available to bring your research to the market are exceptional. USA has always been a hub of inventions and Universities play a significant role in the change process.

Course

USA has to offer any course that you can even think of. MBA, engineering course, retail management, human resource, banking, finance, investment, securities, electronics, telecommunication, information systems & technology, computer science & engineering, art and design, fashion Design, Architecture, Interior Design, Graphic Design, Industrial Design, Web Design, Multimedia Design, Textile Design, Automobile / Automotive Design, Aerospace Design. For engineering students, US can offer just about anything: General, Civil, Structural, Mechanical, Aerospace, Aeronautical, Electronics and Electrical, Communication, Automotive, Software, IT, Computer, Chemical, Oil and Gas, Ocean and Water. Physiotherapy, nutrition, medicine, dentistry, psychology and more are available in Health and allied fields.
The courses are available at both undergraduate and postgraduate level. More than 4000 institutions offer undergraduates, post graduates, Masters (incl. MBA) and doctorate degrees.

Popularity

US education has been more recognized worldwide. This means your degree is worth the cost. US remains the ultimate land of opportunities given its size, market and value of its education. Students enjoy the Global Edge when they study in USA.

Scholarships

US easily enjoys the advantage of providing more scholarships / financial assistance / financial aid / bursaries to students as compared to the rest of the world. Most of our students who have applied to US Schools at any level have managed to get some scholarships.

Work

Part-time work: Students can make much more than a handful working part-time for 20 hours per week during course of study and full-time (generally 40 hours per week) during vacations. Optional Practical Training (popularly known as OPT): US in most cases allow students to opt for the Optional Practical Training (OPT) year whereby students can stay back for at least a year and work.

Flexibility

The USA education system is flexible. During your course, you can transfer from one course or stream to another or from one School to another. Students can study Associate Degree (ie the first 2 years of your undergraduate course) at a Community College in USA and then transfer to some of the topmost Institutions for the remaining 2 years. This ensures that you not only save large sums of money but you also get one of the best degrees in the world.

English Requirement

5.0 Bands and above a) TOEFL score taken within the last 24 months with an overall Score of minimum 550 / 213 / 79 or above with the minimum validity of 6 months at the time of applying. Or b) IELTS score taken within the last 24 months with an overall score of minimum 6.0 (no band less than 5.5), with the minimum validity of 6 months at the time of applying. If the student doesn’t satisfy the above criteria for English he will need to study ESL at AIC.

Fee Structure

Course fee depends on the course and colleges.
Tuition Fee Average: $ 8,000 – $ 32,000 per year
Living expenses Average: $ 8,000 – $ 12,000 per year

List of Universities

S.NoName Of the UniversityStateApplication Fee
1Ashland UniversityAshland50$
2Clarkson UniversityNew York50$
3Dallas Baptist UniversityTexas25$
4Fairleigh Dickinson University (FDU)New Jersey40$
5Foothill and De Anza Colleges45$
6Gannon UniversityPennsylvania25$
7Hamline UniversityMinnesota30$
8Hawaii Pacific UniversityHawaii25$
9Kettering UniversityMichigan50$
10Lawrence Tech UniversityMichigan50$
11Long Island University, CW PostNew York30$
12Missouri University of Science and Technology (UMR)Missouri50$
13New Jersey Institute of TechnologyNew Jersey65$
14New York Film AcademyNew York50$
15New York Institute of TechnologyNew York50$
16NYU Polytechnic UniversityNew York50$
17Rochester Institute of TechnologyNew York50$
18St. Johns UniversityNew York70$
19University of FindlayOhio25$
20Florida Institute of TechnologyFlorida$50
21University of Mary Hardin BaylorBaylor Texas135$
22University of Massachusetts (UMass) in DartmouthMassachusetts$60
23University of Massachusetts LowellMassachusetts$50
24University of Massachusetts Boston,Massachusetts$100
25University of IdahoIdaho70$
26University of Alabama HuntsvilleAlabama50$
27University of CinncinatiOhio80$
28Rider UniversityNew Jersey50$
29Auburn University, MontogomeryAlabama60$
30Fairfield UniversityConnecticut60$
31Clark UniversityMassachusetts
32Arkansas State UniversityArkansas40$
33Ball State UniversityIndiana50$
34California State University - Long BeachCalifornia55$
35California Lutheran UniversityCalifornia50$
36Case Western Reserve UniversityCleveland, OH$50
37Chicago State UniversityChicago, Illinois30$
38Florida International UniversityMiami30$
39Golden Gate universityCalifornia$110
40Jacksonville UniversityJacksonville Florida50$
41Kansas State UniversityKansas55$
42Kent State UniversityKent, Ohio60$
43Kutztown UniversityKutztown, Pennsylvania35$
44Montana State UniversityBillings, Montana60$
45Musicians InstituteCalifornia100$
46North West Missouri State UniversityNatchitoches,Louisina50$
47Northern Michigan UniversityMichigan30$
48North Seattle Community CollegeSeattle, Washington50$
49New York UniversityNew York70$
50Oregon State UniversityOregon55$ Grad
51Pacific Lutheran UniversityWashington40$
52Robert Morris UniversityPittsburgh, Pennsylvania35$
53St. Louis UniversitySt. Louis Missouri40$
54Saint Mary's University of MinnesotaMinnesota25$
55Sacred Heart UniversityFairfield Connecticut100$
56South East Missouri State UniversityMissouri40$
57Saint Francis UniversityLoretta, PA30$
58Southern New Hampshire UniversityNew Hampshire50$
59St Leo UniversitySaint Loe, FL40$
60Southern methodist universityDallas60$
61The University of Wisconsin-Eau ClaireEau Claire Wisconsin56$
62Troy UniversityAlabama40$
63Tennessee Tech UniversityCookebill, TN30$
64University of New HeavenConnecticut75$
65University of South FloridaTampa35$
66University of Northern LowaCedar Falls, Iowa70$
67University of HartfordHartford, CT45$
68Wright State UniversityOHIO40$
69Western Kentucky UniversityBowling Green KY75$
70Colorado State UniversityColorado
71Arcadia UniversityCenter City Philadelphia20$
72Campbell UniversityBuies Creek, NC65$
73Campbellsville UniversitySouth Central Kentucky25$
74Fairmount State UniversityWest Virginia40$
75Humboldt State UniversityCalifornia55$
76Indiana State UniversityIndiana35$
77State University of New York (SUNY)-AlbanyNew York50$
78State University of New York (SUNY)-BinghamtonNew York60$
79State University of New York (SUNY)-Buffalo State CollegeNew York65$
80State University of New York (SUNY) - New PaltzNew York50$
81State University of New York (SUNY) - OneontaNew York50$
82State University of New York (SUNY) - PlattsburghNew York50$
83State University of New York (SUNY) - PotsdamNew York50$
84Texas Southern UniversityTexas75$
85University of North DakotaNorth Dakota35$
86University of Tennessee, KnoxvilleTennessee35$
87Upper Iowa UniversityWashington50$
88Wilkes UniversityPennsylvania35$