Study in USA

Why study in US?

  • Top notch education in world
  • US education is recognized by the world.
  • 30 of the top 100 best world universities are in the US.
  • Diverse culture and learning environment with theoretical and practical knowledge.
  • Study of liberal art is important as per US because according to them it prepares you for more than just your career.
  • International students in the US can work in a job on campus up to 20 hours every week.
  • Campus placement is for sure and in case you didn’t get one than also you will have better career opportunities.
  • All universities in US have a career services department which is focused on helping students with their CV, teaching job interview skills, and helping them find job opportunities, both during and after their studies.
  • US have something for everyone and every type of learner found.
  • Most US colleges’offers English language courses specifically for international students.
  • S. universities offer research and training opportunities to international students at the basic level.

For UG Courses:

  • It requires one or more standardized admissions tests to get admissions in Undergraduate courses like; SAT ACT, GRE, GMAT, MCAT, LSAT, TOEFL, IELTS, and PTE Academic Exams.
  • It is important to provide proof of an aspirant’s English Proficiency.
  • Letter of recommendation from your college.

For PG Courses:

  • Prepare for required tests like GMAT, GRE, SAT, TOEFL or IELTS – depending on the course.
  • Mostly universities in USA demands 16 years of formal education to be eligible for a Master’s program.
  • 2 years of work experience in the field you have applied for.

Admission Process in US:

  • Attested copies of mark sheets of class 10th, 12th, and the Bachelor’s degree (if applicable)
  • Letter of recommendation from the employer/manager who knows you well and can comment on your professional abilities
  • Statement of Purpose (SOP)
  • Updated CV
  • Essays (If demanded by the university)
  • Score report of GMAT / GRE / IELTS / TOEFL
  • Certificates/achievements of extracurricular activities.
  • Proof of funds

Tuition Fee-

  • For Under Graduate Courses:$5,000-$50,000 i.e. (Rs 3,64000-36,41000)
  • For Master’s Courses:$ 10,000 -$70,000 i.e. (Rs 7,28000-36,41000)

Cost Of Living in USA:

  • Accommodation $200 (Rs14,000)
  • Electricity $20 (Rs 1400)
  • Groceries (home cooked meals) $150 (Rs 10,900)
  • International Calling cards $15 (Rs1000)
  • Home Internet $15 (Rs 1000)
  • Cell phone $50 (Rs 3600)

Scholarships in US for Indian Students:
There are various scholarships for Indian Students to study in USA for their higher education. Apart from the universities, scholarship schemes provided by the Government, or sponsored by the public-private organizations are also offered.

Some of the popular US scholarships are:

·        Name of Scholarship
·        Fulbright-Nehru Fellowship
·        Hubert H Humphrey Fellowship
·        Joint Japan/World Bank Graduate Scholarship Program
·        AAUW International Fellowships

Documents required forstudent visa in US:

  • There are three types of Visa available for students to study in USA.
  • The F1 Visa- for full time course study you need to have F1 visa with you.
  • The M1 Visa- for vocational and technical schools, but in this category one cannot overstay.
  • The J1 Visa-this Visa is for visiting scholars under exchange programs for 1-2 months or sometimes may be 10 months.

Cost of Visa:

  • F1 Visa- $200 ( Rs14,585)
  • J1 Visa- $180( Rs13,108)
  • M1 Visa-$200(Rs 14,585)

Valid Passport

  • 2 copies of DS-160, the online application form
  • Interview appointment letter (original and copy) from the university or college.
  • Visa fees payment confirmation receipt Bank statement for at least three years showing that you have enough assets to pay for the first year (could be of parent or guardian)
  • Original copies of provisional certificates of academic qualifications.
  • Score card of TOEFL, GMAT or IELTS.


  • Temprature-22°
  • Capital- Washington, D.C
  • Official language-English
  • Currency –United States Dollar
  • 1 USD=72.82 INR
  • Flight Duration-16 Hours